Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

October 28, 2011 09:00 ET

Closure of the LaSalle Causeway Bascule Lift Bridge From November 15, 2011, to May 1, 2012

KINGSTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 28, 2011) - Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) wishes to advise all residents and boaters that the LaSalle Causeway Bascule Lift Bridge in Kingston, Ontario, will be closed from November 15, 2011, to May 1, 2012. During this time, the lift bridge will not be operational for marine traffic.

This closure will allow for maintenance and mechanical repair work to be performed.

Safety is a top priority for PWGSC and we are committed to ensuring the continued integrity of the bridges we manage. We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause and thank everyone for their understanding.

Contact Information

  • Meeta Bhimani
    Manager, Communications Ontario Region
    416-512-5650

    Media Relations Unit
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    819-956-2315