Beginning mid June 2015, the City of Ottawa will begin construction work in your neighbourhood. to rehabilitate the Walkley Road bridge over the Southeast Transitway and Walkley Road Sawmill Creek culvert.
Who: Dalcon Enterprises Inc. will be performing the work for the City of Ottawa.
Why: The City of Ottawa will be proceeding with this construction to rehabilitate both the Walkley Road Bridge over the Southeast Transitway and the Walkley Road Sawmill Creek culvert.
Where: The construction will take place at the Walkley Road Bridge over the Southeast Transitway and at Sawmill Creek under Walkley Road.
What: Work will involve the rehabilitation of the Walkley Road Bridge, replacement of the access link slabs to each Transitway stair tower, installation of the new concrete columns under the new access link slabs, and rehabilitation of the Sawmill Creek culvert under Walkley Road.
When: The work is planned to begin in mid June 2015 and finish by November 2015.
The City of Ottawa Noise By-law (2004-253) allows construction activity to occur weekdays between 7am and 10pm. Please note that night work is expected for this project. Advance notice of night work will be provided to the community by updates on the City website and by written Notice delivered to residents adjacent to the work.
Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please contact the On-Site Inspector or the Contractor’s Representative.
Impact on Vehicle Traffic and Pedestrains
Walkley Road: some lane closures will occur during the rehabilitation of the bridge deck. At least one lane will be maintained in each direction at all times.
Southeast Transitway: some short duration closures will be required in order to permit repairs. At least one lane will be maintained in each direction at all times. Pedestrian access on Walkley Road and the Southeast Transitway level will be maintained. Three of four Transitway stair towers will be open for pedestrian access at all times.
Dalcon Enterprises Inc. is assuming full responsibility for the construction work until it is entirely completed in 2015. They will take every precaution to minimize interruptions to the everyday life of your family or operation of your business. As you can appreciate, there may be some inconvenience during the course of the work, such as increased traffic, noise, dust and vibration. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience and co-operation.
You may feel vibrations at your home or business due to the use of the heavy equipment needed to complete this work. This is quite normal and not usually significant.
To obtain any additional information on this project, please contact the City’s Project Manager:
City’s Project Manager
Bin Wang. P.Eng.
Senior Engineer Infrastructure Projects
Design and Construction Municipal West
Infrastrastructure Services Department
100 Constellation Drive
Ottawa, ON K2G 6J8
Tel: (613) 580-2424, ext.27595
City of Ottawa’s On-site Inspector
Tel: (613) 822-3300 Ext 217
Cell: (613) 913-6004