Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

September 02, 2011 14:21 ET

Macdonald-Cartier Bridge: Lane Reductions

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 2, 2011) - Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) would like to advise motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists of traffic disruptions on the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge during the week of September 5, 2011.

One of the three Gatineau-bound (southbound) lanes will be closed daily from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, September 6, to Friday, September 9, 2011.

The Eastern sidewalk will be completely closed starting 6 a.m. Tuesday, September 6, and ending 3 p.m. Saturday, September 10, 2011.

The schedule may change due to inclement weather.

These lane reductions are necessary to conduct general maintenance on the bridge.

PWGSC encourages users to exercise caution when in the construction zone and thanks them for their patience.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE:

Ottawa-Gatineau Area Federal Bridges – Lane Closures

www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/medias-media/media-index-eng.html

Contact Information

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