Highway 417 to close between Metcalfe and Carling September 30 to October 4

Published on
September 23, 2022
Parking, roads, traffic and transit
Planning, development and construction

A section of Highway 417, between Metcalfe Street and Carling/Kirkwood Avenues, is scheduled to fully close in both directions starting at 8 pm on Friday, September 30 and slated to reopen at 6 am on Tuesday, October 4, resulting in significant traffic impacts.

Lane reductions and ramp closures are scheduled to start at 7 pm on Friday, with the full closure of Highway 417 scheduled to be in place by 8 pm. The closures are required to replace the bridge over Rochester Street.

The following access ramps will also close:

  • O’Connor westbound
  • Lyon westbound (ongoing)
  • Bronson westbound (ongoing)
  • Rochester westbound (ongoing)
  • Parkdale westbound
  • Maitland eastbound
  • Carling/Kirkwood eastbound
  • Parkdale eastbound

In addition, several municipal road closures are required for this construction:

  • Rochester Street closed between Gladstone Avenue and Aberdeen Street from Tuesday, September 20 to Tuesday, October 11.
  • Booth Street southbound closed between Gladstone Avenue and Raymond Street from 5pm Friday, September 30 to 6am Tuesday, October 4.
  • Booth Street northbound closed between Carling Avenue and Raymond Street from 5pm Friday, September 30 to 6am Tuesday, October 4.
  • Daniel McCann Street closed between Booth Street and Lebreton Street South from 5pm Friday, September 30 to 6am Tuesday, October 4.
  • Norman Street closed between Booth Street and Rochester Street from 5pm Friday, September 30 to 6am Tuesday, October 4.
  • Raymond Street remains closed between Booth Street and Rochester Street while Orangeville Street remains closed between Rochester Street and Lebreton Street South to facilitate the construction staging (ongoing long-term).

The following detours will be in effect during the closure:

Westbound detour for Highway 417 closure

  • Westbound motorists must exit the highway at Metcalfe Street
  • Continue westbound on Catherine Street
  • Continue onto Raymond Street
  • Turn left on Booth Street
  • Turn right on Carling Avenue

Take Highway 417 westbound access ramp from Carling Avenue

Map showing the highway closures and detours.

Eastbound detour for Highway 417 closure

  • Eastbound motorists must exit the highway at Carling/Kirkwood Avenue
  • Continue eastbound on Carling Avenue
  • Turn left on Bronson Avenue
  • Turn right on Chamberlain Avenue
  • Continue onto Isabella Street
  • Take Highway 417 eastbound access ramp at Metcalfe Street
Map showing the highway closures and detours.

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