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Traffic impacts in Ottawa beginning Thursday, October 15

October 15, 2020
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The following projects will impact Ottawa traffic:

  • Highway 417 – The Highway 417 eastbound on-ramp at Nicholas Street will close from Friday, October 16 at 11 pm until Saturday, October 17 at 5 am for paving.
  • Scott Street – Scott Street westbound will be closed between Winona and Athlone avenues from Friday, October 16 at 7 pm until Monday, October 19 at 5 am for sewer installation. Local traffic, pedestrian and cycling access will be maintained. Detour signs will direct traffic along Richmond Road between Island Park Drive and Churchill Avenue. Visit for transit detour information.
  • Pretoria Bridge – Hawthorne Avenue will be closed to motorists between Colonel By Drive and Queen Elizabeth Drive on Sunday, October 18 from 6 am to 2 pm for maintenance on Pretoria Bridge. Pedestrian and cyclist access will be maintained.

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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