Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

July 11, 2012 06:00 ET

REMINDER: Macdonald-Cartier Bridge-Lane Reductions

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 11, 2012) - Public Works and Government Services Canada wishes to advise motorists of lane reductions on the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge from Wednesday, July 11, until Friday, July 13, 2012.

The lane reductions will take place from:

  • 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11 until 5 a.m. on Thursday, July 12; and
  • 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 12 until 5 a.m. on Friday, July 13.

The lane reductions will affect both the Ottawa-bound and Gatineau-bound directions. Traffic control will be utilized to ensure that at least one lane of traffic remains available in each direction during these periods.

These lane reductions are necessary to conduct general maintenance on the bridge. They will not affect pedestrians.

The schedule may change due to weather conditions.

Public Works and Government Services Canada encourages users to exercise caution when in the construction zone and thanks them for their patience.

Contact Information

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