Friday, January 10, 2020 7:00 am to Tuesday, March 31, 2020 6:00 pm


Sections of the Rideau Canal Western Pathway and Rideau Canal Eastern Pathway, near the Pretoria Bridge, will be temporarily closed from January to March 2020, to allow the Ontario Ministry of Transportation to undertake structural repairs under the Queensway overpass.

RIDEAU CANAL WESTERN PATHWAY AND SIDEWALK

  • A 140-metre section of the upper sidewalk and pathway along the Queen Elizabeth Driveway, between Catherine Street and the Pretoria Bridge, will be closed alternately during the work.

RIDEAU CANAL EASTERN PATHWAY AND SIDEWALK

  • A 200-metre section of the western and eastern upper sidewalk and the pathway along Colonel By Drive, between Main Street and the Pretoria Bridge, will be closed alternately during the work.

Traffic cones and directional signage will be on-site to direct cyclists and pedestrians. A detour will be in place for pathway and sidewalk users.

Work will be undertaken Monday to Friday, between 7 am and 6 pm.

The National Capital Commission (NCC) urges pathway users to exercise caution, respect working crews and equipment, and obey signage on-site.

Closure Map
Closure Map