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Activity Location  Date Time  Project Impact and Description Ward
Special event
Bluesfest 
Sir John A MacDonald Parkway between Booth Street and Slidel Street and Booth Street between Middle Street and Albert Street  Monday, June 24 to Friday, July 19, 2019
 
High
Road closed 
12, 14, 15, 17 
Special event
Lebanese Festival of Ottawa 
Dupont Street at Ridgewood Avenue  Wednesday, July 17 to Saturday, July 20, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
16 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, July 20, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Criteriums 
Translay Drive at Reis Road  Tuesday, July 23, 2019
 
Low
Restricted to sidewalk 
5 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, July 27, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 3, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Criteriums 
Translay Drive at Reis Road  Tuesday, August 6, 2019
 
Low
Restricted to sidewalk 
5 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 10, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 17, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Criteriums 
Translay Drive at Reis Road  Tuesday, August 20, 2019
 
Low
Restricted to sidewalk 
5 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 24, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 31, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Construction
Installation of a trunk sewer 
Abbott Street between Lift Lane and Robert Grant Avenue  Monday, July 22 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
6 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Airport Parkway Northbound on-ramp at Lester Road  Sunday, July 7 to Wednesday, July 10, 2019
 
Low
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
16 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Airport Parkway Southbound on-ramp at Uplands Drive  Sunday, July 7 to Wednesday, July 10, 2019
 
Low
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
16 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Airport Parkway Northbound off-ramp to Hunt Club Road  Wednesday, July 10 to Saturday, July 13, 2019
 
Low
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
16 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Airport Parkway Northbound off-ramp to Uplands Drive  Sunday, July 7 to Wednesday, July 10, 2019
 
Low
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
16 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Airport Parkway between Taxiway Underpass and Hunt Club Road  Wednesday, May 29 to Thursday, August 1, 2019
 
Medium
Lane Reductions 
10, 16 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Agincourt Road between Navaho Drive and Mallard Avenue  Monday, July 8 to Friday, July 12, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
8 
Construction
Flood relief 
Appaloosa Drive from Palomino Drive to Palomino Drive  Wednesday, June 5 to Friday, July 19, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Aylmer Avenue between Seneca Street and Canal Woods Terrace  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Bachman Terrace between Pickford Drive and Irwin Gate  Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, July 5, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Development Reconstruction 
Bank Street between Analdea Drive/ White Alder Avenue and Blais Road/Mikana  Monday, May 20 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019
 
High
Intermittent lane closures 
20, 22 
Construction
Intersection modifications 
Baseline Road, Heron Road and Prince of Wales Drive intersection  Wednesday, July 10 to Friday, August 2, 2019
 
Medium
Off peak lane reductions 
16 
Construction
Installation of a trunk sewer 
Bayfield Avenue between Herzberg Road and Carling Avenue  Monday, July 30, 2018 to Friday, November 1, 2019
 
High
Road closed 
4 
Construction
Staging area for North Kanata Trunk Sewer Phase 2 
Bayfield Road between Nepean-Arnprior Railway and Carling Avenue   Wednesday, August 1, 2018 to Tuesday, October 1, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Beausejour Drive between Orléans Boulevard and Orléeans Boulevard  Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Beechwood Avenue between Charlevoix Street and Loyer Street  Monday, July 22 to Friday, August 2, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Blair Road at Highway 174 interchange 112 ramps 15 and 51  Monday, July 8 to Friday, July 12, 2019
daily from 9 pm to 6 am 
Low
Road closed 
11 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Booth Street between Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and Chaudière Island  Monday, May 27 to Sunday, September 1, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Bronson Avenue Reconstruction 
Bronson Avenue between Arlington Avenue and Chamberlain Avenue  Monday, May 20 to Thursday, August 29, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Development construction 
Bronson Avenue between Gloucester Street and Nepean Street  Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Until December 2019 
Medium
One southbound lane reduction 
14 
Construction
Construction on Highway 417 
Carling Avenue westbound off-ramp from Highway 417  Monday, April 22, 2019
For approximately 4 weeks 
Medium
Ramp closed 
16 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Carling Avenue between Grandview Road and Corkstown Road  Monday, June 3, 2019
Sep-19 
High
Lane Reductions 
7 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Carlyle Avenue between Pansy Avenue and Dead End  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Carruthers Avenue between Stonehurst Avenue and Lyndale Avenue  Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, July 12, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Cope Drive between Eagleson Road and Akerson Road  Monday, July 22 to Friday, August 16, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Replacement of Hydro Transformer 
Dolan Drive between Sherway Drive and Conway Street  Wednesday, July 17, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
3 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Downing Street between Seneca Street and Carlyle Avenue  Tuesday, May 21 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Replacement of culvert 
Dunning Road between Sarsfield Road and Magladry Road  Tuesday, July 23 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Reconstruction of stormwater drain 
Dynes Road between Prince of Wales Drive and Claymor Avenue  Wednesday, July 3 to Monday, July 22, 2019
 
Low
Eastbound lane closures 
16 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Eastpark Drive between Innes Road and Innes Road  Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Elgin Street  Monday, January 7, 2019
 
High
See the Elgin Street project page for all of the current traffic impacts. The exit from the City Hall parking garage to Elgin Street remains open, with northbound access to Elgin Street.  
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Fallowfield Road between Huntley Road and Eagleson Road  Monday, July 15, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
21 
Construction
Capital Reconstruction 
Fitzroy Street between Canon Smith Drive and Old Ship Road  Monday, May 27 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Medium
Single Lane 
5 
Construction
Trunk Rehabilitation 
Foley Avenue between Dakota Avenue and St Laurent Boulevard  Saturday, April 20 to Friday, December 20, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
French Hill Road between Dunning Road and Emmett Road  Monday, July 15 to Friday, August 2, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
West End Sanitary Pumping Station Decommissioning  
Fringewood Drive southbound between Cloverloft Court and Hazeldean Road  Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, August 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
6 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Gladstone Avenue between Metcalfe Street and Cartier Street  Monday, June 10 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Bridge Renewal 
Greenbank Road between Moon Bay Road and Jockvale Road  Tuesday, July 2 to Monday, August 26, 2019
 
High
Road closed 
3 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Gwynne Avenue between Carling Avenue and Laurentian Place  Wednesday, July 24 to Friday, July 26, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Harthill Way between Tartan Drive and Broxburn Crescent  Wednesday, July 17, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
3 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Heron Road between Finn Court and Baycrest Drive  Thursday, July 4, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Highway 174 eastbound off and on ramps at Blair Road  Monday, July 8, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Medium
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
2, 11 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Highway 174 east and west bound off Ramps at Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard  Monday, July 15, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Medium
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
1 
Construction
MTO Project 
Hwy 417 westbound off-ramp will be reduced to one lane and Innes Road Westbound reduced to one lane in each direction between Star Top Road and Cyrville Road.   Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Until June 2021 
High
Lane closures in effect 
2 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Ramp 113a from Highway 417 westbound to Ottawa Road 174 eastbound    Sunday, June 28, 2015
To re-open after bus lanes are removed from the highway, after opening of the Confederation Line. 
High
Ramp closed for transit priority. Motorists are encouraged to use Innes Road. 
11 
Construction
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Highway 417 - west of Maitland Avenue to east of Island Park Drive   Sunday, October 1, 2017
To November 2020 
Medium
Lane closures in effect 
15 
Construction
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Highway 417 - west of Devine Road to Rockdale Road  Monday, July 9, 2018 to Thursday, October 31, 2019
 
Medium
Lane closures in effect 
19 
Construction
MTO Project 
Highway 417 and Ramsayville Road  Thursday, June 6, 2019
Until 2022 
Low
Lane Reductions 
10 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Island Park Drive southbound between Richmond Road and Scott Street  Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard at Highway 174 interchange 105 Ramp 26  Monday, July 15 to Friday, July 19, 2019
From 9 pm to 6 am 
Low
Road closed 
1 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Joys Road between Ottawa Street and Franktown Road  Friday, July 5, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Keatley Road between South Dead end and Herrick Drive  Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Lees Avenue on-ramp (Eastbound)  Thursday, June 13, 2013
Fall 2019 
High
Ramp closed for transit priority & re-instatement work. Motorists in the area are encouraged to travel west to Metcalfe Street to access the eastbound on ramp. 
11 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Lisgar Street between Elgin Street and Metcalfe Street  Monday, April 1 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Trillium Multi Use Patway 
Louisa Street to Young Street  Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Until December 2019 
High
Pathway closed 
14, 15 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Mailes Avenue between Oakdale Avenue and Patricia Avenue  Monday, June 17 to Wednesday, October 16, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Bridge Rehabilitation 
McBean Street between Strachan Street and Royal York Street  Thursday, July 4 to Monday, July 22, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Bridge Rehabilitation 
McBean Street between Ottawa Street and Richland Drive  Saturday, July 27, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
McLeod Street at Kent Street  Monday, June 4, 2018
Until Spring 2020 
Low
McLeod Street will be closed to vehicular traffic at Kent Street and converted to two-way traffic between the construction site and Lyon Street 
14 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
McLeod Street between Bronson Avenue and Lyon Street  Sunday, June 10 to Thursday, December 20, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Mitch Owens Road between Downey Road and Bank Street  Sunday, June 2 to Thursday, August 1, 2019
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
20 
Construction
Development 
Monk Street between Holmwood Avenue and Thornton Avenue  Monday, June 3, 2019 to Sunday, March 1, 2020
 
Medium
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Montreal Road renewal 
Montreal Road at Vanier Parkway  Monday, July 8 to Friday, July 19, 2019
 
Medium
East and south bound lane reductions 
12 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Newill Place to Oak Creek Road  Friday, July 12, 2019
Until July 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Nicholas Street between Laurier Avenue and Hwy. 417  Sunday, April 24, 2016
Until after opening of the Confederation Line 
High
In the northbound direction, Nicholas Street is reduced to one general traffic lane and one transit priority lane. In the southbound direction, OC Transpo will travel with general traffic until reaching a transit priority lane at the Highway 417 eastbound on-ramp.  
12 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Oakdale Avenue between Rockhurst Road and Scott Street  Wednesday, July 17 to Wednesday, July 24, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Bridge Repair 
Old Highway 17 between Kinburn Side Road and Galletta Side Road  Monday, June 11, 2018
Until August 2019 
Medium
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Kanata South Links Capital Construction Project  
Old Richmond between Hope Side Road and West Hunt Club, & West Hunt Club between Old Richmond and 400m East of Moodie  Friday, February 1, 2019
Until November 2020 
Medium
Road closed 
8, 21, 23 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Othello Avenue between Pleasant Park Road and Hamlet Road  Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Page Road between Montpelier Place and Innes Road  Monday, July 22, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Flood relief 
Palomino Drive between Appaloosa Drive and Appaloosa Drive  Monday, July 22 to Tuesday, August 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Pansy Avenue between Carlyle Avenue and Seneca Street  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Percy Street between Gladstone Avenue and Arlington Avenue  Monday, July 15 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Pinhey Street between Armstrong Street and Ladouceur Street  Monday, July 22 to Friday, August 2, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Bronson Avenue Reconstruction 
Plymouth Avenue between Bronson Avenue and Cambridge Street  Monday, May 20 to Friday, December 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
Queen Victoria Street between Stanley Avenue and Crichton Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed at River Lane 
13 
Construction
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Queensway on-ramp at Carling between Maitland Avenue and Island Park Drive  Sunday, March 26, 2017
To Summer 2020 
High
On-ramp from the westbound lanes of Carling Avenue leading to the eastbound lanes of the Queensway near the Westgate Shopping Centre closed and will remain closed following construction 
15, 16 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Rideau Street between Sussex Drive and Dalhousie Street  Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Until after station, utility, and streetscaping work is complete  
Medium
Rideau Street between Sussex and Dalhousie is closed to general traffic and cyclists, however remains open to buses and taxis. Pedestrian access to nearby businesses and residences remains available at all times.   
12 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Ridgebrook Drive between Meadowbrook Road and Northdale Street  Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Until October 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
11 
Construction
Culvert repair 
River Road between Dalmeny Road and Osgoode Main Street  Monday, July 15 to Sunday, July 28, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
20 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
River Lane between Union Street and Keefer Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed at Queen Victoria and converted to two-way traffic between the construction site and Union Street/Keefer Street  
13 
Construction
TransCanada Trail Bridge lane narrowings 
Robertson Road between Haanel Drive and Westcliffe Road  Tuesday, April 23 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Medium
Reduced to one lane in each direction 
8 
Construction
Replacement of culvert 
Sarsfield Road between Watson Road and Colonial Road  Tuesday, July 2 to Tuesday, July 9, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Scott Street Transit Priority 
Scott Street/Albert Street between Smirle Avenue and Empress Avenue   Monday, July 6, 2015
Transit priority lanes will remain in place after opening of the Confederation Line, until additional roadwork is undertaken 
Medium
Transit priority lanes are in place in both directions 
15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Seneca Street between Aylmer Avenue and Colonel By Drive  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Sherbrooke Avenue between Gladstone Avenue and Wellington Street  Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, July 12, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
15 
Construction
Capital Project - Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) 
Intersection of Slater Street at Kent Street  Sunday, January 15, 2017
Until spring 2020 
Medium
Lane reductions 
14 
Construction
Resurfacing 
St Joseph Boulevard between Montreal Road to Youville Drive; 100 m East of Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard South  Monday, May 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Medium
Lane Closures 
1 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Somerset Street between Cartier Street and Metcalfe Street  Tuesday, July 2 to Thursday, October 3, 2019
 
Medium
Road Closed 
14 
Construction
Sign installations 
Union Street between King Edward Avenue and Stanley Avenue  Tuesday, June 25 to Friday, July 12, 2019
from 9:30 am to 3 pm Daily 
Medium
Road Closed 
12 
Construction
Capital Reconstruction 
Walkley Road between Russell Road and Conroy Road  Tuesday, April 30 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
High
Road Closed 
10, 18 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Waller Street between Laurier Avenue East and Nicholas Street  Friday, July 26, 2013
Until after tunnel work and road re-construction is complete  
Low
Road closed, local traffic only 
12 
Construction
Replacement of culvert 
Watson Road between Sarsfield Road and Dunning Road  Tuesday, July 2 to Tuesday, July 23, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
19 
Construction
Sewer works 
Wellington Street between Elgin Street and Metcalfe Street  Wednesday, July 10 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Medium
Reduced to one westbound lane 
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William Mooney Road between Richardson Side Road to McGee Side Road  Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Until July 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Installation of a sanitary and storm sewers and a watermain 
Woodbine Place between Carlyle Avenue and Seneca Street  Monday, April 22 to Friday, July 26, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
17 

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