Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

September 20, 2005 13:30 ET

Macdonald-Cartier Bridge — Lane Closures

Attention: City Editor GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 20, 2005) - Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) wishes to advise all motorists that the Gatineau bound lane adjacent to the sidewalk on the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge will be closed from Monday to Friday, starting Wednesday, September 21, 2005 until Thursday October 6, 2005, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Ottawa bound lane will be closed on the same dates, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Lane closures are also scheduled in both directions on the weekends, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

These lane reductions are needed to allow comprehensive inspections of the bridge.

Should weather conditions halt the inspections, the public will be notified and the work rescheduled to a later date.

PWGSC apologizes for any inconvenience these lane closures may cause.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Pierre Téotonio
Senior Media Relations Advisor
Public Works and Government Services Canada
(819) 956-2315
IN: TRANSPORT

Contact Information

  • Pierre Téotonio
    Primary Phone: 819-956-2315