Infrastructure Canada

Infrastructure Canada

September 28, 2014 11:00 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Infrastructure Canada

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 28, 2014) - Members of the media are invited to an event to mark an important step in the new bridge for the St. Lawrence corridor project with the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, and other invited guests.

Date: Monday, September 29, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Île des Soeurs temporary causeway-bridge construction site
Map to the site
(see directions below)
Note: Media representatives must present identification upon arrival.
Directions:
For assistance : Jean-Vincent Lacroix, 514 249-1940
Getting to ÎledesSoeurs
From downtown Montreal:
-Take the Bonaventure Highway to the Champlain Bridge, use Exit 5.
-Follow Pointe Nord Road and make a U-turn at your first left, continue on Pointe Nord Road towards Bell Campus.
From the South Shore:Take the Champlain bridge towards Montreal, take Exit 57 and continue to Pointe Nord Road on your
right.
From Montreal (Décarie) : Take Highway 15 to the Champlain bridge and then take the Île‐des‐Soeurs bridge and follow Exit 57-S. At the first roundabout take Pointe Nord Road towards Bell Campus.
To Access to the causeway-bridge from Îledes‐Soeurs
-From Pointe Nord Road turn right onto Jacques-le-Ber Street;
-Before the roundabout, take the turn towards Highway 15 and downtown Montreal;
ATTENTION: Do not take the off ramp to the right towards Bonaventure. Remain in the left lane to access the worksite.
Access the bypass bridge through access site # 22E (to the left). A flagman will welcome you and direct you to the media tent.

Contact Information

  • Vincent Rabault, Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Infrastructure,
    Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and
    Minister of the Economic Development Agency of
    Canada for the Regions of Quebec
    613-943-1838

    Infrastructure Canada
    613-960-9251 or toll-free 1-877-250-7154
    media@infc.gc.ca
    Twitter: @INFC_eng