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Traffic impacts in Ottawa beginning Thursday, April 1

April 1, 2021
Announcements and Events

The following projects will impact Ottawa traffic:

  • Highway 174 The following Highway 174 ramps will close for Stage 2 LRT roadwork:
    • The westbund on-ramp from southbound Jeanne d’Arc Boulevard and the eastbound on-ramp from northbound Jeanne d’Arc Boulevard will close nightly from 9 pm to 5:30 am on the following dates:
      • The evening of Thursday, April 1 until the morning of Saturday, April 3
      • The evening of Monday, April 5 until the morning of Saturday, April 10
      • The evening of Monday, April 12 until the morning of Saturday, April 17
    • The eastbund off-ramp to Champlain Avenue and the westbound off-ramp to Champlain Avenue will close nightly from 9 pm to 5:30 am on the following dates:
      • The evening of Thursday, April 1 until the morning of Saturday, April 3
      • The evening of Monday, April 5 until the morning of Saturday, April 10
      • The evening of Monday, April 12 until the morning of Saturday, April 17
    • The eastbund off-ramp to Jeanne d’Arc Boulevard will close nightly from 9 pm to 5:30 am beginning Thursday, April 15 and ending the morning of Sunday, April 18.
  • Montreal Road – Montreal Road will be reduced to one lane of traffic per direction under the Highway 174 overpass from Thursday, April 8 to mid-July 2021 for Stage 2 LRT work.
  • Highway 417 The Highway 417 westbound on-ramp from northbound Moodie Drive will close from Thursday, April 1 to December 2021.
  • Holly Acres Road – The section of Holly Acres Road between the Highway 417 eastbound off-ramp and the Highway 417 westbound on-ramp will close on Friday, March 26 from 6:30 pm to 10 am the following morning. In the event of a weather delay, the section will close on Saturday, March 27 from 6:30 pm to 10 am the following morning.
  • Edgeworth Avenue – Edgeworth Avenue will close between Lawn Avenue and Richmond Road from Monday, April 12 until Monday, May 31. Local access will be maintained.
  • Byron Avenue - Byron Avenue is closed between Lockhart Avenue and Sherbourne Road until Friday, April 9 for Stage 2 LRT work. Local access is maintained.
  • Riverside Drive – Riverside Drive, north of Heron Road to south of the Bronson Avenue on/off ramp will have lane reductions in both directions from Thursday, April 6 to mid-July for bridge repair. Signage will be in place. Cycling and pedestrian access will be maintained.
  • Airport Parkway The following Airport Parkway ramps will close from Thursday, April 1 at 7 pm to 6 am on Friday, April 2 for Stage 2 LRT roadwork:
    • The southbound Airport Parkway off-ramp to eastbound Hunt Club Road
    • Westbound Hunt Club Road to the southbound Airport Parkway on-ramp
    • Eastbound Hunt Club Road to the northbound Airport Parkway on-ramp
    • Westbound Hunt Club Road to the northbound Airport Parkway on-ramp

For updates on construction and roadwork activity across Ottawa, or for information about traffic and travel planning, visit the City’s traffic map or follow the City’s traffic account on Twitter.

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The City of Ottawa has tools on ottawa.ca to help motorists and transit customers plan their routes and manage their commute, including:

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