Section of the Queen Elizabeth Driveway temporarily closed Friday, November 9

Canada’s Capital Region – A section of the Queen Elizabeth Driveway, between the Bank Street Bridge (Queen Elizabeth Place) and Fifth Avenue, will be temporarily closed to motorists in both directions, 9 am to 11:30 am, Friday, November 9, 2018, to complete the installation of the Rideau Canal Skateway changing and washroom facilities.

Some sections of the Rideau Canal Western Pathway may be closed for a short period during the installation. Users must comply with the flag persons’ directions, and proceed along designated detours.

The National Capital Commission urges motorists, cyclists and pedestrians to exercise caution and to respect working crews and equipment, and obey signage and flag persons at the site.


Rideau Canal Skateway: The World’s Largest Skating Rink