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Activity Location  Date Time  Project Impact and Description Ward
Special Event
NOKIA Sunday Bikedays  
Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway – Westbound lanes on the south side of the Ottawa River and west of downtown from Vimy Place (War Museum) to Carling Avenue Colonel By Drive – Both lanes located on the east side of the Rideau Canal from Laurier Bridge to Hogs Back Bridge Rockcliffe Parkway – Both lanes running along the south side of the Ottawa River just east of downtown from the Aviation Parkway to St. Joseph Boulevard (Orleans)   Sunday, May 21 to Sunday, September 3, 2017
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
High
Lane closures. Parkways closed to motor vehicles every Sunday morning from Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day (May 21 to September 2) 
 
Special Event
Inspiration Village 
York Street (central median and parking spaces) between Sussex Drive and ByWard Market Square  Sunday, April 23 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Midnight, Sunday, April 23 to 11:59 p.m., Wednesday, September 20 
Low
Street closure in effect 
12 
Special Event
Bar Robo 
Cambridge Street North (westerly curb lane) between Somerset Street West and to a point approximately 40 metres south of Somerset Street  Sunday, May 28 to Sunday, September 3, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Low
Street closure in effect every Sunday 
14 
Special Event
Festival de la St Jean Ottawa 
Clarence Street between Dalhousie Street and William Street; and, Clarence Street (westbound lane) between William Street and Parent Street  Thursday, June 22 to Saturday, June 24, 2017
6 p.m., Thursday, June 22 to 6 a.m., Saturday, June 24  
Medium
Street closures in effect 
12 
Special Event
Ottawa Dragon Boat Race Festival 
Dupont Street at Ridgewood Avenue  Thursday, June 22 to Sunday, June 25, 2017
Thursday, June 22 and Friday, June 23 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday, June 24 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday, June 25 from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. 
Low
Street closure in effect 
16 
Special Event
Sacred Walk 
Wellington Street between Portage Bridge and Parliament Hill (Metcalfe Street entrance)  Friday, June 23, 2017
11 a.m. to noon 
Low
Walk restricted to sidewalks 
12, 14 
Special Event
Ottawa International Jazz Festival 
Southbound Queen Elizabeth Driveway to Laurier Avenue westbound on-ramp   Thursday, June 22 to Sunday, July 2, 2017
6 p.m. to 11 p.m. each evening 
Medium
Road and ramp closure in effect 
12, 14 
Special Event
Canadian Cycling Championships 
Wellington Street between Booth Street and Preston Street, Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway between Preston Street and Island Park Drive, Parkdale Avenue between Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and Burnside Avenue, Slidell Street between Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and Burnside Avenue, Columbine Drive between Parkdale Avenue and Sir Fredrick Banting Driveway, Sir Fredrick Banting Drive between Columbine Drive and Sorrel Driveway, Sorrel Driveway between Sir Fredrick Banting Drive and Goldenrod Driveway, Goldenrod Driveway between Yarrow Driveway and Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway, Yarrow Driveway between Goldenrod Driveway and Tunney’s Pasture Driveway, and Tunney’s Pasture Driveway between Columbine Driveway and Scott Street  Saturday, June 24 to Sunday, June 25, 2017
7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, June 24 and, 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., June 25 
Medium
Walk route restricted to named streets 
14, 15 
Special Event
Bytowne Oysterfest 
Arlington Street (north curb lane) between Kent Street and Lyon Street  Sunday, June 25, 2017
noon to 10 p.m. 
Low
Street closure in effect 
14 
Special Event
Open Access Campaign March 
West on Lisgar Street between City Hall and Percy Street, and south on Percy Street between Lisgar Street and the Rideau Curling Club (715 Cooper Street).  Sunday, June 25, 2017
3 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
Low
Walk route restricted to named streets 
12, 14 
Special Event
Canada Day in Kanata 
Charlie Rogers Way at Terry Fox Drive   Friday, June 30 to Saturday, July 1, 2017
Friday, June 30 from 8 a.m. to midnight; and, Saturday, July 1 from 8 a.m. to midnight  
Low
Street closure in effect 
4, 5, 21, 23 
Special Event
Kanata Canada Day Road Races 
Hazeldean Road between Huntmar Road and Terry Fox Drive closed. 10 K run – restricted to one traffic lane –south on Terry Fox Drive (southbound lanes only) between Charlie Rogers Place/ Edgewater Street and Castlefrank Road, south on Terry Fox Drive (northbound lanes only) between Hazeldean Road and Castlefrank Road, east on Castlefrank Road between Terry Fox Drive and Glamorgan Drive, south on Glamorgan Drive between Castlefrank Road and Rothesay Drive, Rothesay Drive between Glamorgan Drive and Eagleson Road , north on Eagleson Road between Rothesay Drive and Abbeyhill Drive, west on Abbeyhill Drive between Eagleson Road and Carbrooke Street, north on Carbrooke Street between Abbeyhill Drive and Desmond Avenue, west on Desmond Avenue between Abbeyhill Drive and Banning Road, south on Banning Road between Desmond Avenue and Abbeyhill Drive, east on Abbeyhill Drive between Banning Road and Old Colony Road, south on Old Colony Road between Abbeyhill Drive and Rothesay Drive, west on Rothesay Drive between Old Colony Road and Glamorgan Drive, Glamorgan Drive between Rothesay Drive and Castlefrank Road, west on Castlefrank Road between Glamorgan Drive and Terry Fox Drive; and north on Terry Fox Drive back to Edgewater Street/ Charlie Rogers Place 5K run – restricted to one lane – south on Terry Fox Drive (southbound lanes only) between Charlie Rogers Place/ Edgewater Street and Castlefrank Road, south on Terry Fox Drive (northbound lanes only) between Hazeldean Road and Castlefrank Road, east on Castlefrank Road between Terry Fox Drive and Sheldrake Drive, north on Sheldrake Drive between Castlefrank Road and Morton Drive, west on Morton Drive between Sheldrake Drive and McElroy Drive, north on McElroy Drive between Morton Drive and Rickey Place, north on Rickey Place between McElroy Drive and Winchester Drive, west on Winchester Drive between Rickey Place and Terry Fox Drive, and north on Terry Fox Drive back to Charlie Rogers Place/ Edgewater Street   Saturday, July 1, 2017
7:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. 
Low
Street closure in effect. Runs restricted to one traffic on named streets 
23 
Special Event
MCC-NCR Information Campaign 
Elgin Street at Gloucester Street (northwest corner)  Saturday, July 1, 2017
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Low
Campaign session restricted to sidewalks 
12 
Special Event
Canterbury Horse Wagon Rides 
Canterbury Avenue between Plesser Street and Arch Street, Arch Street between Canterbury Avenue and Pleasant Park Road, Pleasant Park Road between Arch Street and Saunderson Drive, and Saunderson Drive/Canterbury Avenue between Pleasant Park Road and Plesser Street  Saturday, July 1, 2017
noon to 10 p.m. 
Low
Wagon rides restricted to single lane of named streets 
18 
Special Event
Canada Day in Barrhaven  
Strandherd Road between Fallowfield Drive and Jockvale Road and, McKenna Casey Drive between Moodie Drive and Strandherd Road   Saturday, July 1, 2017
10 p.m. to 11 p.m. 
Medium
Road closed 
3 
Special Event
RBC Bluesfest - Lebreton Flats Park 
Lane closure – northside parking lane and adjacent northside sidewalk on Wellington Street between Booth Street and Vimy Place Street closures – Wellington Street between Booth Street and Vimy Place, Wellington Street/Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway between Vimy Place and Parkdale Avenue, and Preston Street between Wellington Street and Albert Street   Thursday, July 6 to Sunday, July 16, 2017
Lane closure – in effect from 6 a.m., Thursday, July 6 to 6 p.m., Sunday, July 16 Street closures – in effect each day between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., Thursday, July 6 to Sunday, July 16  
High
Lane and street closures in effect 
12, 14, 15 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Albany Drive between Navaho Drive and Cline Crescent  Monday, May 8 to Friday, September 29, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
8 
Construction
Removal of Canada Day Banners 
Alexandra Bridge   Sunday, July 2, 2017
2 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Low
Ottawa-bound lane closed 
12 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Bedale Drive between Crystal Beach Drive and Carling Avenue  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Bleeks Road between Dwyer Hill Road and 80 metres east of Munster Road  Monday, June 5 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Mobile crane set-up 
Booth Street between Carling Avenue and Norman Street  Sunday, June 25, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
14 
Construction
Installation of two box culverts across Cambrian Rd 
Cambrian Road between Seeley’s Bay Street and Barrisokane Road  Friday, July 7 to Sunday, July 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
3 
Construction
Campeau Drive road widening project to four lanes 
Campeau Drive between Huntmar Drive and Country Glen Way   Monday, April 10 to Friday, July 28, 2017
 
Medium
Temporary intermittent lane closures 
4 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Castor Road between Yorks Corners Road and Gregoire Road  Wednesday, June 21 to Friday, July 21, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
20 
Construction
Building construction 
Champagne Avenue between Beech Street and Hickory Street  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Wednesday, March 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Bridge inspections 
Chaudière Crossing  Friday, June 23 to Thursday, June 29, 2017
 
Medium
Lane closures in effect. Single-lane closures in various directions, depending on requirements of the contractor. Traffic directed by flag persons. Traffic will be open in both directions at all times and there will be no lane closures during peak times in the peak direction. Sidewalks will remain open 
14 
Construction
Connection of new services 
Coldrey Avenue between Merivale Road and Kenzie Street  Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, July 7, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
16 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Columbus Avenue between Sharp Street and Lola Street  Wednesday, May 10 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Conniston Avenue between Crystal Beach Drive and Graynor Place  Monday, May 15 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Constellation Drive between Centrepointe Drive and 250 metres east of Centrepointe Drive   Thursday, June 1 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
High
Intermittent lane reductions 
8 
Construction
Coordinated Network Modifications and Road Rehabilitation 
Crestway Drive between Prince of Wales Drive and Leikin Drive  Sunday, June 25 to Friday, June 30, 2017
5 p.m., Sunday, June 25 to Friday, June 30  
Low
Road closed 
22 
Construction
Expansion of the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelopment of Arts Court project 
Daly Avenue between Nicholas Street and Waller Street  Saturday, July 4, 2015 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Access to Ottawa Art Gallery and Arts Court remains open. Daly Avenue eastbound reduced to one lane. Sidewalk on the south side of roadway closed. Pedestrian detours posted  
12 
Construction
Connection of new services 
Daly Avenue between King Edward Avenue and Cumberland Street  Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 23, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Devine Road between Dunning Road and Clayton Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
19 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Dunning Road between Russland Road and Russell Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
19 
Construction
NAC Renovation project 
Elgin Street between Albert Street and Queen Street  Saturday, May 7, 2016 to Friday, June 23, 2017
 
Low
Sidewalk on east side of Elgin closed between Albert and Queen. Crosswalk between south side of Queen to Elgin closed  
14 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Ferland Street between Jolliet Street and Dead End  Wednesday, August 9 to Friday, September 22, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Crane removal 
Fourth Avenue between O’Connor Street and Queen Elizabeth Driveway  Tuesday, August 8, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Garneau Street between Jolliet Avenue and Lavergne Street  Tuesday, May 23 to Monday, July 24, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Equipment set-up by Ottawa Hydro to facilitate installation of 24 new hydro poles 
Hawthorne Road between Davidson Road and Leitrim Road   Saturday, July 15 to Sunday, July 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
10 
Construction
Roadway reconstruction 
Heathwood Gate between Prince of Wales Drive and Fairwinds Drive  Sunday, June 18 to Sunday, June 25, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
22 
Construction
Coordinated network modifications and road rehabilitation 
Heathwood Gate between Prince of Wales Drive and Tradewinds Drive  Sunday, June 18 to Sunday, June 25, 2017
starting at 7 p.m., Sunday, June 18 
Low
Road closed 
22 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Hector-Hotte Way between Jolliet Avenue and Marquette Avenue  Wednesday, August 2 to Tuesday, September 5, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Hexham Road between Stillwater Drive and Marsden Place  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 between Cameron Street and 86 metres east of Canaan Road   Monday, May 29 to Friday, June 23, 2017
 
Low
Off-peak lane reductions including night work 
19 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 between 530 metres west of Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard and 650 metres east of Trim Road  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 eastbound off-ramp to St. Joseph Boulevard  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 eastbound on-ramp to St. Joseph Boulevard  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 eastbound on-ramp to Place d'Orléans Drive  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 westbound off-ramp to Champlain Street  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 westbound on-ramp from Tenth Line Road northbound to Highway 174 westbound  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Highway 174 westbound on-ramp from Tenth Line Road northbound to Highway 174 westbound  Thursday, June 15 to Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Low
Night work-lane reductions 
1 
Construction
Guiderail repairs 
Highway 174 between Trim Road and Quigley Hill Road  Thursday, June 22, 2017
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
High
East and westbound alternate lanes closures. Flagging operation – Prepare to Stop  
1, 2, 11 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Highway 417 westbound east of the Split to Highway 174 eastbound   Sunday, June 28, 2015 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Ramp closed. Motorists are encouraged to use Innes Road as a detour 
11 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Hurdman Station Multi-use pathways  Friday, October 23, 2015 to Monday, January 8, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Imperial Avenue between Chamberlain Avenue and Renfrew Avenue  Tuesday, April 18 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Jolliet Avenue between Beechwood Avenue and Des Pères Blancs Avenue  Monday, May 15 to Tuesday, August 29, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Forcemain installation 
Katimavik Road between Eagleson Road and Castlefrank Road   Wednesday, May 10 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017
 
Medium
Road reduced to one lane in each direction  
23 
Construction
Due to rehabilitation - minor landscaping 
Kent Street between Catherine Street and Wellington Street   Tuesday, May 23 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
High
Intermittent lane reductions 
14 
Construction
Left turn from eastbound Laurier Avenue to King Avenue northbound  
Laurier Avenue at King Edward Avenue  Sunday, April 24, 2016 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Left turn from eastbound Laurier Avenue to King Avenue northbound no longer permitted 
12 
Construction
Integrated road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Lavergne Street between Garneau Street and Ste. Monique Street  Thursday, July 27 to Friday, October 13, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Lees Avenue on-ramp (Eastbound)  Thursday, June 13, 2013 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
On-ramp closed – signage in place 
11 
Construction
Loretta Avenue South reconstruction 
Loretta Avenue South between Carling Avenue and Young Street  Wednesday, June 14 to Friday, November 3, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Lyon Street North between Sparks Street and Albert Street; and Queen Street between Bay Street and Kent Street  Monday, July 13, 2015 to Monday, July 31, 2017
 
Medium
Lyon Street reduced to two southbound lanes. Lane reductions on Queen Street in effect  
14 
Construction
General maintenance inspections on the Memorial Arch. 
Lyon Street between Wellington Street Queen Street  Friday, July 31, 2015 to Thursday, August 3, 2017
7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 
Medium
Intermittent lane reductions 
14 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Lyon Street between Chamberlain Avenue and Powell Avenue  Monday, May 1 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Main Street between Hawthorne Avenue and Riverdale Avenue   Monday, April 17 to Friday, June 30, 2017
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Medium
Main Street reduced to one lane during off-peak hours 
17 
Construction
St. Joseph Boulevard watermain replacement 
Maisonneuve Street between St. Joseph Boulevard and Rocque Street  Tuesday, June 27 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
1 
Construction
Kanata West Pump Station and Force Main Construction 
Maple Grove Road between Terry Fox Driveand Silver Seven Road  Monday, July 10 to Friday, July 14, 2017
9 a.m., Monday, July 10 to 2 p.m., Friday, July 14 
Medium
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
23 
Construction
Kanata West Pump Station and Force Main Construction 
Maple Grove Road between Huntmar Drive to Silver Seven Road  Monday, July 10 to Friday, July 21, 2017
9 a.m., Monday, July 10 to 2 p.m., Friday, July 21 
Medium
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
23 
Construction
Final paving and reinstatement of Bridge rehabilitation  
McIllraith Bridge - Smyth Road between Rideau River Drive and Riverside Drive   Tuesday, April 25 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent off-peak lane reductions 
17, 18 
Construction
Façade rehabilitation 
Metcalfe Street at Sparks Street  Monday, March 14, 2016 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Medium
Metcalfe reduced to one lane 
14 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Montfort Street between Baribeau Street and Marier Avenue  Monday, June 5 to Thursday, August 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Sanitary and storm sewer repairs 
Mountbatten Avenue between Blossom Drive and Cavendish Road  Wednesday, June 21 to Tuesday, July 4, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Installation new concrete duct structures and repair existing infrastructure for Hydro Ottawa 
Nelson Street between Laurier Avenue East and Wilbrod Street  Thursday, June 22 to Friday, June 23, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Final phase East Transit Detour 
Nicholas Street between Laurier Avenue and Hwy. 417  Sunday, April 24, 2016 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Nicholas Street will be reduced to one general traffic lane northbound and will be marked with a northbound reserved bus lane between Highway 417 and Laurier Avenue. Buses will also use Nicholas Street in the southbound direction in either of the two traffic lanes, with a reserved bus lane beginning at the 417 Eastbound on-Ramp. Motorists should plan out alternate routes in advance and encouraged to avoid the area if possible.  
12 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
9th Line Road between Marvelville Road and Castor Road  Monday, July 17 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
20 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
O’Connor Street between Wellington Street and Queen Street, and intersection of O’Connor Street and Queen Street   Monday, November 9, 2015 to Sunday, December 31, 2017
 
High
Lane and intersection reductions in effect. One lane on O’Connor Street will remain open to motorists and cyclists at all times. One sidewalk will remain open to pedestrians at all times, but there may be intermittent closures on the east side. Please follow signed detours 
12, 14 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Perrier Avenue between Lavergne Street and Duford Street  Friday, July 21 to Friday, October 13, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Coordinated network modifications and road rehabilitation 
Prince of Wales Drive northbound between Strandherd Drive and Fallowfield Road  Sunday, June 11 to Monday, July 31, 2017
7 p.m., Sunday, June 11 to 5 a.m., Friday each week until end of July 
Low
Nightly road closures in effect 
9, 22 
Construction
Hydro Ottawa replacing overhead wires crossing Prince of Wales Drive 
Prince of Wales Drive between Deakin Street and Blazer Avenue  Saturday, June 24, 2017
5 a.m. to 10 a.m.  
Low
Road closure in effect for five minute intervals. After each 5-minute closure, the road will be reopened to allow traffic to disperse. This process will be repeated as required. Ottawa Police on-site to assist with traffic control 
9 
Construction
Hydro Ottawa replacing overhead wires crossing Prince of Wales Drive 
Prince of Wales Drive between Deakin Street and Blazer Avenue  Tuesday, June 27, 2017
8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. 
Low
Road closure in effect for five minute intervals. After each 5-minute closure, the road will be reopened to allow traffic to disperse. This process will be repeated as required. Ottawa Police on-site to assist with traffic control 
9 
Construction
O-Train Confederation Line Light Rail (LRT) Transit project - construction for future Lyon Station 
Queen Street at Lyon Street  Monday, July 6, 2015 to Saturday, July 29, 2017
 
High
Following lane reductions in effect: • Lane reductions along Lyon Street between Sparks Street and Albert Street • Lyon Street bike lane is removed from Sparks to Albert streets for the duration of Lyon Station west entrance construction  
14 
Construction
O-Train Confederation Line Light Rail (LRT) Transit project - Queen Street renewal 
Queen Street between Bank Street and O’Connor Street  Saturday, June 24 to Friday, December 1, 2017
5 p.m., Saturday, June 24 to 5 p.m., Friday, December 1 
Medium
Road closure in effect. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure  
14 
Construction
Installation of new concrete duct structures and manholes, and repair of existing infrastructure 
Queen Street between Bay Street and Lyon Street North  Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 23, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
Queen Victoria Street between Stanley Avenue and Crichton Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect 
13 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Ramsayville Road between Russell Road (south of Highway 417) and Leitrim Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
High
Lane reductions in effect  
10 
Construction
Installation of new services 
Rebecca Crescent between Oriole Drive and Kindle Court   Tuesday, May 23 to Monday, September 25, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
11 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Renaud Road between 1.3 km west of Percifor Way and 205 metres west of Percifor Way  Monday, July 24 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
High
Off-peak lane reductions 
2, 19 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Renaud Road between 80 metres west of White Street and Mer Bleue Road  Monday, July 24 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
High
Lane reductions in effect  
2 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Renfrew Avenue between Percy Street and Lyon Street  Tuesday, April 18 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Renfrew Avenue between Percy Street andBronson Avenue  Monday, June 12 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Richmond Road sidewalk reconstruction, construction of new barrier curb and cycle track 
Richmond Road between Forest Street and Assaly Road   Monday, June 12 to Friday, September 15, 2017
 
Low
Off-peak lane reductions. Possible closure of on-road bike lane  
7 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project - Rideau Sreet Station 
Rideau Street between Sussex Drive and Dalhousie Street  Wednesday, October 19, 2016 to Tuesday, July 31, 2018
 
Medium
Cars and cyclists are still not permitted on this portion of Rideau Street until the O-Train Confederation Line begins operating in 2018. However, it is now open to bus and taxi traffic. Pedestrian access to businesses and residences remains open as usual. 
12 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
River Lane between Union Street and Keefer Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
Low
Street closure in effect, however, during closure River Lane will be converted to permit two-way traffic 
13 
Construction
Due to rehabilitation - sidewalk repairs 
Robertson Road between Highway 416 and Westcliffe Road  Tuesday, May 23 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
High
Intermittent lane reductions 
8 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Russell Road between Anderson Road and Ramsayville Road  Tuesday, July 4 to Monday, July 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closure in effect. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure  
10 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Scott Street/Albert Street between Smirle Avenue and Empress Avenue   Monday, July 6, 2015 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018
 
Medium
Long term lane reductions to accommodate new bus only lanes, Scott Street and Albert Street have been reduced to one eastbound lane and one westbound lane at all times  
15 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Shea Road between Hemphill Street and Fernbank Road   Wednesday, June 7 to Monday, July 31, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Ste. Cecile Street between Beechwood Avenue and Des Pères Blancs Avenue  Monday, May 29 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Ste. Monique Street between Jolliet Avenue and Lavergne Street  Tuesday, August 8 to Tuesday, August 22, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
To facilitate construction of an adjacent development 
St. Patrick Street westbound between Beausoleil Drive and King Edward Avenue   Monday, June 19, 2017 to Friday, November 30, 2018
 
Medium
Lane reductions in effect. Low impact for cyclists, pedestrians and Transit.  
12 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Stillwater Drive between Hexham Road and Bedale Drive  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Ullswater Drive between Roche Place and Crystal Beach Drive  Monday, May 15 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Waller Street between Laurier Avenue East and Nicholas Street  Friday, July 26, 2013 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Expansion of the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelopment of Arts Court project 
Waller Street between Daly Avenue and Mackenzie King Bridge  Saturday, July 4, 2015 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Access to Ottawa Art Gallery and Arts Court remains open. Daly Avenue eastbound reduced to one lane. Sidewalk on the west side of roadway closed. Pedestrian detours posted  
12 
Construction
Roadway reconstsruction 
Waterbridge Drive at Prince of Wales Drive (west side of intersection)  Sunday, June 11 to Saturday, June 24, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
22 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Westhunt Road between 80 metres east of Carp Road to 240 metres east of Carp Road  Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
5 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Whitburn Crescent between Hexham Road and Marsden Place  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William Hogins Lane between Donald B Munro Drive and Vaughan Side Road   Tuesday, June 20 to Friday, June 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
5 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William McEwan Drive between Prince of Wales Drive and Brophy Road  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 

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