Traffic Advisory - Lane Closure on Colonel By Drive May 14

Canada’s Capital Region — There will be a two-hour temporary closure on the southbound lane of Colonel By Drive, between Concord Street North and the University of Ottawa underpass on  Monday, May 14, 2018, to remove equipment for geotechnical investigation work by Parks Canada. 

During the closure, which will occur outside peak hours, between 9 am and 3 pm, flag persons will control motorists on the open lane of Colonel By Drive.

Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway 

A 800-metre portion of the Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway, between Main Street and the University of Ottawa underpass, will also be closed during the work. A detour will be in place for the users of Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway through Echo Drive.

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


Parks Canada – Rideau Canal Concrete Rehabilitation

National Capital Commission

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