The north lane of the Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway at Concord Street North and the stairs that lead to the Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway from Colonel By Drive at Concord Street North will be temporarily closed starting on May 4th until further notice, for modifications to the stairs and the handrail.
Northbound pedestrian and cyclist traffic are directed to utilize the south lane on the Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway at Concord Street North to bypass the construction. Minor vehicle traffic disruptions on Colonel By Drive may be expected as contractors move equipment to and from the site.
Parks Canada is leading this his infrastructure work, which is part of the Government of Canada’s Federal Infrastructure Investment program.
The National Capital Commission (NCC) urge cyclists and pedestrians to exercise caution, respect work crews and equipment, and obey flag persons and signage at the site.