Tuesday, November 16, 2021 7:00 am to 3:00 pm

Traffic Advisory

Canada’s Capital Region—Sections of traffic lanes on the Queen Elizabeth Driveway and Colonel By Drive will be temporarily closed on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, to allow the installation of concession equipment for the Rideau Canal Skateway.

7 am to 10 am: Queen Elizabeth Driveway at Fifth Avenue

  • Flag persons will be on-site to slow down and to ensure the flow of traffic in the north and southbound lane, as needed.
Closure map
Closure map

10 am to noon: Colonel By Drive south of the Bronson Avenue Bridge

  • A 100-metre section of the southbound lane south of the Bronson Bridge on-ramp will be closed to traffic.
  • Flag persons will control motorists on the northbound lane of Colonel By Drive.
Closure map
Closure map

Noon to 3 pm: Colonel By Drive north of Main Street

  • A 100-metre section of the southbound lane just north of Main Street will be closed to traffic.
  • Flag persons will control motorists on the northbound lane of Colonel By Drive.
Closure map
Closure map

Pathway Detours

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

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