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Activity Location  Date Time  Project Impact and Description Ward
Special event
March 
Bank Street between Slater Street and Laurier Avenue West; Laurier Avenue West between Bank Street and Kent Street; Kent Street between Laurier Avenue West and Slater Street; Slater Street between Kent Street and Bank Street  Wednesday, August 22, 2018
9 am to noon 
Low
Restricted to sidewalks 
14 
Construction
Pavement resurfacing and culvert replacements 
Airport Parkway from Hunt Club Road to Brookfield Road as well as on the ramps at Hunt Club Road, Walkley Road, and Brookfield Road  Monday, July 30 to Friday, September 28, 2018
Nightly, from 8 pm to 6 am 
Medium
Reduced to one lane with flagging operations for traffic control. The ramps will require a 2-3 night closure each  
16 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Alta Vista Drive between Smyth Road and Industrial Avenue  Monday, September 3 to Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Some night work 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Ancaster Avenue between Anthony Avenue and Joanne Avenue  Monday, August 20 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Capital Project - CWWF – Bridlewood/Craig Henry Flood Relief 
Appaloosa Drive between Palomino Drive and Palomino Drive  Monday, August 20 to Saturday, October 27, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
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
Connecting new services 
Bayswater Avenue between Somerset Street West and Laurel Street  Wednesday, August 22 to Monday, August 27, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Installation of a storm sewer and replacement of a watermain 
Bilberry Drive between North Dead End and Chantenay Drive; Chantenay Drive between Beauclaire Drive and Bilberry Drive; Beauclaire Drive between Chantenay Drive and Chantenay Drive  Monday, July 16 to Saturday, October 20, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
1 
Construction
Hydro work 
Boundary Road between Russell Road and Mitch Owens Road  Monday, August 20 to Friday, December 14, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
19, 20 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Bridge Street between Manotick Main Street and Dickinson Street  Monday, August 27 to Tuesday, August 28, 2018
8 pm to 6 am 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Road reconstruction 
Broadhead Avenue between Clare Street and Iona Street  Tuesday, May 1 to Monday, October 1, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect. Signage in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternate routes. 
15 
Construction
Asphalt pavement resurfacing  
Campeau Drive between Terry Fox Drive and March Road  Thursday, July 19 to Friday, August 31, 2018
9 am to 3 pm 
High
Lane reductions assisted by traffic control persons 
4 
Construction
Pavement Resurfacing 
Carling Avenue between Bayshore Drive and Richmond Road  Monday, June 4, 2018
Until August 2018 
High
Lane reductions 
7 
Construction
Roadway rehabilitation 
Carling Avenue between Woodroffe Avenue and Churchill Avenue  Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Until August 2018 
High
Intermittent lane closures 
7 
Construction
Carling Multi-Use Pathway Renewal 
Multi-use Pathway adjacent to Carling Avenue between Crystal Beach Road and east of Holly Acres Road  Thursday, July 26, 2018
Until mid-September  
Low
Outer westbound lane may be impacted during off-peak hours 
7 
Construction
Construction of new condominium 
Carruthers Avenue between Scott Street and Ladoucer Street  Monday, June 4 to Monday, October 1, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Building construction 
Champagne Avenue between Beech Street and Hickory Street  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Sunday, September 30, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Charlemagne Boulevard between Tenth Line Road and Bottriell Way (south)  Monday, May 21, 2018
Until mid-August 2018 
Low
Lane Reductions 
1 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Clearview Avenue between Patricia Avenue and Daniel Avenue  Monday, August 27 to Friday, August 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Cote Des Neiges Road between St. Helen's Place and Cote Des Neiges Road  Tuesday, August 21 to Thursday, August 23, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
8 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Donald Street between St. Laurent Boulevard and Cummings Avenue  Monday, September 17 to Tuesday, October 23, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
11 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Dunning Road between Innes Road and Wilhaven Drive  Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Until September 2018 
Low
Lane Reductions 
19 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Dunning Road between Colonial Road and French Hill Road  Friday, July 13, 2018
Until September 2018 
Low
Lane Reductions 
19 
Construction
Project to accommodate the second phase of Bell Canada infrastructure upgrades 
Elgin Street between Gloucester Street and Cooper Street  Monday, May 7, 2018
Until the end of August 2018 
High
Elgin Street will be reduced to three lanes. The west-side lane in this section will be closed. No parking will be permitted on the west side of Elgin Street from Lisgar Street to Cooper Street. Access to the City Hall Parking Garage will be maintained at all times. No parking will be permitted on Nepean Street and Lisgar Street from Elgin Street to 30 metres west of Elgin. 
14 
Construction
Project to accommodate the third phase of Bell Canada infrastructure upgrades 
Elgin Street at Gloucester Street  Monday, July 23 to Friday, October 26, 2018
 
High
Elgin Street will be reduced to two lanes. Gloucester Street will be closed at Elgin Street and converted temporarily to accommodate 2-way traffic from Elgin Street to Metcalfe Street 
14 
Construction
Project to accommodate the third phase of Bell Canada infrastructure upgrades 
Elgin Street between Isabella Street to McLeod Street   Monday, July 16 to Friday, September 28, 2018
 
High
Between McLeod Street and Isabella Street, Elgin Street will be reduced down to two lanes (one northbound and one southbound) and parking will be prohibited on the both sides of the roadway. McLeod and Argyle Streets will also have lane reductions and parking restrictions close to the Elgin Street intersections. 
14 
Construction
Replacement of a storm sewer pipe 
Fairbanks Avenue between Billings Avenue and Pleasant Park Road  Monday, July 23 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Farmview Road between Grant Side Road and Kinburn Side Road  Friday, August 10, 2018
Until August 2018 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Undertaking of construction activities, including the installation of a new watermain, sewers and road reinstatement 
Goulbourn Forced Road between and Keyrock Drive and Innovation Drive  Friday, February 9 to Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Until 1 pm 
Medium
Road closure in effect. Signage in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternate routes  
4 
Construction
Watermain renewal and temporary forcemain installation 
Herzberg Road between Carling Avenue and Legget Drive  Monday, August 6 to Friday, November 30, 2018
 
Low
Localized, short duration lane closures during off peak hours  
4 
Construction
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Highway 417 - Carling Avenue westbound on-ramp  Monday, August 13 to Monday, October 15, 2018
 
High
Ramp closed 
15, 16 
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
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
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Hurdman Station area and Multi-use pathways  Sunday, December 20, 2015
Until late summer 2018 
Low
Pathways detoured towards the Rideau River multi-use pathway bridge to the north-east. 
17 
Construction
Road reconstruction 
Iona Street between Hilson Avenue and Broadhead Avenue  Monday, August 13 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road reconstruction 
Iona Street between Island Park Drive and Hilson Avenue  Monday, April 9 to Sunday, October 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect. Signage in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternate routes. 
15 
Construction
Road reconstruction 
Iona Street between Bevan Avenue and Dead End  Monday, April 9 to Friday, September 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect. Signage in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternate routes. 
15 
Construction
Capital Project - Road reconstruction 
Iona Street between Bevan Avenue and Hilson Avenue  Tuesday, August 7 to Friday, September 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Jamie Avenue between Merivale Road and Sunderland Street  Monday, August 20 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
John Shaw Road from Thomas Dolan Parkway to 1.4 km north of Thomas Dolan Parkway  Friday, August 10, 2018
Until August 2018 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Kesler Avenue between Hillard Avenue and Willeth Avenue  Monday, August 20 to Friday, September 7, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Capital Project - Craig Henry Wet Weather Upgrades 
Kidgrove Gardens between Benlea Drive and Lansfield Way  Monday, August 27 to Saturday, October 27, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Capital Project - Craig Henry Wet Weather Upgrades 
Lansfield Way between Kidgrove Gardens and Woodfield Drive  Monday, August 27 to Saturday, October 27, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Landscaping and restoration  
Lavergne Street between Garneau Street and Ste Monique Street; Garneau Street, Ferland Street, Joliette Avenue between Beachwood and Peres Blanc Avenue; Frechette Street and Ste Cecile Street between Beachwood and Peres Blanc Avenue  Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Mid-July 2018 
Low
These streets will have periodic temporary traffic detours around landscaping and restoration activities. Full road paving will occur in June 2018 with full road closures for short periods of time to permit paving. 
12 
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
Connecting new services 
Leona Avenue between Falaise Road and Argue Drive  Monday, August 20 to Friday, August 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Project to prepare for the second phase of Bell Canada infrastructure upgrades 
Lisgar Street from Elgin Street to west of Elgin Street  Friday, May 4, 2018
Until end of June 2018 
High
Parking prohibited on street 
14 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
MacKenzie King Bridge between Elgin Street and Nicholas Street  Wednesday, August 22 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
12, 14 
Construction
Installation of new sanitary trunk sewer 
Martin Street between Colonel Murray Street and Lennox Street  Tuesday, July 31 to Saturday, September 15, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Marvelville Road between 9th Line Road and Gregoire Road  Wednesday, August 8 to Monday, September 24, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
20 
Construction
Bridge demolition 
McBean Street between Strachan Street and Royal York Street  Monday, August 13 to Tuesday, September 4, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
McLeod Street at Kent Street  Monday, June 4, 2018
Until summer 2019 
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
Construction 
McLeod Street between Elgin Street and Metcalfe Street  Tuesday, July 17 to Tuesday, September 11, 2018
 
High
2 lanes closed of the existing 4 lanes in the north/south direction on Elgin 
14 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
McNeely Road between south of Magladry Road and Golf Course Road  Thursday, August 16 to Wednesday, September 12, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
19 
Construction
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Merivale Road between Carling Avenue and Island Park Drive  Monday, August 13 to Monday, October 22, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Pavement Resurfacing 
Mitch Owens Road between River Road and east of Downey Road  Monday, May 7, 2018
Until August 2018 
Low
Lane reductions 
20 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Mitch Owens Road between Boundary Road and Blackcreek Road  Monday, August 20 to Friday, August 31, 2018
 
Medium
Road closed 
20 
Construction
Staging of equipment and materials for new building construction  
Monk Street between Thornton Avenue and Fifth Avenue  Wednesday, April 18 to Friday, September 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road reconstruction and restoration 
Montfort Street between Baribeau Street and Marier Avenue; Perrier Avenue between Lavergne Street and Dufoed Street.  Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Anticipated completion date mid-September 2018 
Low
Ongoing full moving road closures with detours 
12 
Construction
Bridge rehabilitation 
Mohrs Road between Galetta Side Road and Riddledale Road  Tuesday, August 7 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018
 
Medium
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Pavement Resurfacing 
Morrisson Drive between Greenbank Road and Baseline Road  Monday, May 28, 2018
Until August 2018 
Medium
Intermittent lane reductions 
8 
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
Construction of new condominium development 
Norfolk Avenue between Carling Avenue and Adeline Street  Thursday, February 15 to Monday, December 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Capital Project - Culvert Replacement 
O'Toole Road between Innes Road and French Hill Road  Tuesday, July 3 to Friday, September 7, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Capital Project - CWWF – Bridlewood/Craig Henry Flood Relief 
Palomino Drive between Appaloosa Drive and Chicksaw Crescent  Friday, October 12 to Monday, October 15, 2018
Friday at 5 pm to Monday at 5 am 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Bridge rehabilitation 
Peter Robinson Road between Carroll Side Road and Vaughan Side Road  Monday, July 30 to Friday, November 30, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Installing sidewalks, curbs, cycle tracks and roadbox construction as well as landscaping 
Prince of Wales Drive between Baseline Road and Dynes Road  Tuesday, August 7 to Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Weekdays 6 am to 3 pm 
High
Prince of Wales Drive may be closed in the southbound direction  
16 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Queen Street between Bank Street and O’Connor Street  Saturday, June 24, 2017
Through to Fall 2018 
Medium
Road closure in effect; detour signage is in place.  
14 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Queen Street between Bank Street and O'Connor Street  Friday, August 17 to Friday, August 31, 2018
 
Medium
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Queen Street between Bay Street and Kent Street  Monday, April 16, 2018
To summer 2018 
Medium
Queen Street reduced to one-way eastbound. Westbound detours in place 
14 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Queen Street between Metcalfe Street and O'Connor Street  Friday, June 29 to Friday, August 31, 2018
 
Medium
Signed detour 
14 
Construction
Manhole rebuild 
Queen Street between O'Connor Street and Metcalfe Street  Friday, August 17 to Tuesday, September 18, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
Queen Victoria Street between Stanley Avenue and Crichton Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Monday, December 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect 
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
Installing watermain and sewer 
Redenda Crescent between Higgins Road and Higgins Road  Wednesday, August 15 to Friday, November 2, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Installing watermain and sewer 
Redwood Avenue between Byron Avenue and Dovercourt Avenue  Monday, July 30 to Tuesday, September 18, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Renaud Road between east of Anderson Road and west of North Bend  Tuesday, August 14 to Wednesday, September 26, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
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
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
River Lane between Union Street and Keefer Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Monday, December 31, 2018
 
Low
Street closure in effect, however, during closure River Lane will be converted to permit two-way traffic 
13 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Riverside Drive between north of Bank Street and the Smyth Road north ramp  Monday, June 25 to Monday, August 27, 2018
Night work 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
16 
Construction
Capital Project – Road, Sewer and Watermain Reconstruction 
Sanford Avenue between Prince of Wales Drive and Morley Boulevard  Tuesday, August 7 to Tuesday, October 2, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
16 
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
Construction 
Seneca Street between Sunnyside Avenue and Grove Avenue; Grove Avenue between Glen Avenue and Seneca Street; Glen Avenue between Grove Avenue and Seneca Street  Tuesday, July 10 to Friday, November 30, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Shefford Road between East Acres Road and Montreal Road  Friday, August 31 to Monday, September 10, 2018
 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
11 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
St. Laurent Boulevard between north of Innes Road and north of Shore Street  Monday, August 13 to Friday, September 7, 2018
Night work 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
To facilitate construction of an adjacent development 
St. Patrick Street westbound between Beausoleil Drive and King Edward Avenue   Monday, June 19, 2017 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
 
Medium
Lane reductions in effect. Low impact for cyclists, pedestrians and Transit.  
12 
Construction
Pavement resurfacing 
Stagecoach Road between Snake Island Road and Mitch Owens Road  Monday, June 4, 2018
Until late August 2018 
Low
Lane Reductions 
20 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Terry Fox Drive between south of Didsbury Road and north of Campeau Drive  Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Until September 2018 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
8 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Trailsedge Way between Penency Terrace and Langelier Avenue  Thursday, August 23 to Friday, August 24, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
2 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Southwest transitway at Berrigan Drive intersection  Monday, August 20 to Wednesday, September 5, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
3 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Tunney's Pasture Driveway between Yarrow Driveway et Scott Street  Monday, May 14 to Thursday, August 30, 2018
 
Medium
Southbound right-turn lane closure 
15 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Van Res Street between 8th Line Road and Charters Street  Monday, August 13 to Monday, September 3, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
20 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Vanier Parkway between north of Montreal Road and Beechwood Avenue  Monday, June 11, 2018
Until mid-August 2018 Including night work 
High
Intermittent lane closures 
12 
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
Road resurfacing 
Wilhaven Drive between Cox Country Road and Sarsfield Road  Monday, July 9, 2018
Until September 2018 
Low
Lane Reductions 
19 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Withrow Avenue between Cordova Street and Indian Road  Tuesday, August 14 to Monday, August 20, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
8 
Construction
Road and sewer construction 
Woodbine Place between Carlyle Avenue and Seneca Street  Monday, July 16 to Friday, November 30, 2018
 
High
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Woodkilton Road between Thomas A Dolan Parkway and Kinburn Side Road  Monday, August 13, 2018
Until August 2018 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Southbound Woodroffe Bus Lane between West Huntclub Road and south of the Nepean Sportsplex entrance  Thursday, August 16 to Thursday, September 6, 2018
 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
9 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Yorks Corners Road between Marvelville Road and Marionville Road  Monday, August 13 to Tuesday, October 2, 2018
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
20 

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