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Activity Location  Date Time  Project Impact and Description Ward
Special event
Sound of Light 
St. Patrick Street between Sussex Drive and Alexandra Bridge; and Lady Grey Drive between Sussex Drive and Lady Grey Drive  Wednesday, August 21, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
12, 14 
Special event
Sound of Light 
St. Patrick Street between Sussex Drive and Alexandra Bridge; and Lady Grey Drive between Sussex Drive and Lady Grey Drive  Saturday, August 24, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
12, 14 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 24, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Special event
Orleans Parkrun 
Ottawa River Pathway between Cairine Wilson Secondary School and to a point 2.5 kilometers east on the Ottawa River Pathway  Saturday, August 31, 2019
9 to 10 am 
Low
Impacts to pathway use 
1 
Construction
Installation of a trunk sewer 
Abbott Street between Lift Lane and Robert Grant Avenue  Monday, July 29 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
6 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Albert Street between Bay Street and Lyon Street  Friday, August 16 to Sunday, August 25, 2019
Weekends only 
High
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Bridge replacement 
Anderson Road between Piperville Road and Thunder Road  Tuesday, September 3 to Friday, September 27, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
19, 20 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Aylmer Avenue between Seneca Street and Canal Woods Terrace  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Intersection modifications 
Baseline Road, Heron Road and Prince of Wales Drive intersection  Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Until end of August 
Medium
Off peak lane reductions 
16 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Bay Street between Gladstone Avenue and Flora Street  Thursday, August 15 to Saturday, August 31, 2019
 
High
Road closed 
14 
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
Asphalt Overlay 
Beausejour Drive between Orléans Boulevard and Orléeans Boulevard  Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Birchgrove Road between Russell Road and Magladry Road  Monday, August 12 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Blanchfield Road between Snake Island Road and Cabin Road  Wednesday, August 21 to Wednesday, September 11, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
20 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Booth Street between Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and Chaudière Island  Monday, May 27 to Sunday, September 1, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Britannia Road between Jamieson Street and Rowatt Street  Thursday, August 29 to Friday, September 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Bronson Avenue Reconstruction 
Bronson Avenue between Arlington Avenue and Chamberlain Avenue  Monday, May 20 to Thursday, August 29, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Development construction 
Bronson Avenue between Gloucester Street and Nepean Street  Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Until December 2019 
Medium
One southbound lane reduction 
14 
Construction
Watermain modifications 
Byron Avenue between Mansfield Avenue and Denbury Avenue  Monday, August 26 to Monday, September 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Carling Avenue between Grandview Road and Corkstown Road  Monday, June 3, 2019
Sep-19 
High
Lane Reductions 
7 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Carlyle Avenue between Pansy Avenue and Dead End  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Carp Road between Thomas A. Dolan Parkway and Kinburn Side Road  Friday, September 13 to Monday, September 16, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Creek Drive North between Frome Street and Old Ship Road  Tuesday, September 3 to Friday, September 13, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Denver Avenue between Orlando Avenue and Tampa Avenue  Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, December 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Diamondview Road between Baird Side Road and Kinburn Side Road  Tuesday, September 3 to Friday, September 13, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Downing Street between Seneca Street and Carlyle Avenue  Tuesday, May 21 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Dow Street North at Old Carriage Court  Tuesday, August 6 to Thursday, October 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
20 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Eastpark Drive between Innes Road and Innes Road  Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Elgin Street  Monday, January 7, 2019
 
High
See the Elgin Street project page for all of the current traffic impacts. The exit from the City Hall parking garage to Elgin Street remains open, with northbound access to Elgin Street.  
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Fallowfield Road between Huntley Road and Eagleson Road  Monday, July 15, 2019
Until end of August 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Fallowfield Road between Strandherd Road and Larkin Road  Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Until end of September 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
3, 8 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
Farmers Way between Mitch Owens Road and Piperville Road   Monday, August 19 to Friday, September 13, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Intersection modifications 
First Line Road between Bankfield Road and Elijah Court  Friday, August 23 to Sunday, August 25, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Capital Reconstruction 
Fitzroy Street between Canon Smith Drive and Old Ship Road  Monday, May 27 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Medium
Single Lane 
5 
Construction
Trunk Rehabilitation 
Foley Avenue between Dakota Avenue and St Laurent Boulevard  Saturday, April 20 to Friday, December 20, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Watermain modifications 
Fraser Avenue between Richmond Road and Skead Street  Monday, August 26 to Monday, September 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Bridge Renewal 
Greenbank Road between Moon Bay Road and Jockvale Road  Tuesday, July 2 to Monday, August 26, 2019
 
High
Road closed 
3 
Construction
Construction of subdivision 
Greenbank Road between Barnsdale Road and Kilbirnie Road  Tuesday, August 27 to Tuesday, October 15, 2019
 
Medium
Road closed 
3, 21 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Haughton Avenue between Scrivens Street and Ritchie Street  Monday, August 19 to Friday, August 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Heron Road between Finn Court and Baycrest Drive  Thursday, July 4, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Highway 174 east and west bound off Ramps at Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard  Monday, July 15, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Medium
Ramp closure between 9 pm to 6 am 
1 
Construction
MTO Project 
Hwy 417 westbound off-ramp will be reduced to one lane and Innes Road Westbound reduced to one lane in each direction between Star Top Road and Cyrville Road.   Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Until June 2021 
High
Lane closures in effect 
2 
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
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
Rehabilitation and widening of Highway 417  
Highway 417 - west of Devine Road to Rockdale Road  Monday, July 9, 2018 to Thursday, October 31, 2019
 
Medium
Lane closures in effect 
19 
Construction
MTO Project 
Highway 417 and Ramsayville Road  Thursday, June 6, 2019
Until 2022 
Low
Lane Reductions 
10 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Hinchey Avenue between Scott Street and Lyndale Avenue  Monday, September 9 to Friday, September 13, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Hogan Street bewteen Wigan Avenue and Meadowlands Drive  Monday, August 12 to Sunday, December 1, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Howie Road between March Road and Jiulia Lake Private  Monday, August 26 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Hunt Club Road between North Bowesville Road and Paul Anka Drive  Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Until October 2019 
High
Lane Reductions 
16 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Kilmaurs Side Road between Dunrobin Road and Woodkilton Road  Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, August 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Ladouceur Street between Garland Street and Merton Street  Monday, September 16 to Friday, September 20, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
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
Elgin Street renewal project 
Lisgar Street between Elgin Street and Metcalfe Street  Monday, April 1 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Trillium Multi Use Patway 
Louisa Street to Young Street  Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Until December 2019 
High
Pathway closed 
14, 15 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Lyon Street between Albert Street and Queen Street  Friday, August 16 to Sunday, August 25, 2019
Weekends only 
High
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Mailes Avenue between Oakdale Avenue and Patricia Avenue  Monday, June 17 to Wednesday, October 16, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Mansfield Road between Conley road and Huntley Road  Monday, August 19 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Marionville Road between Bisson Road and Gregoire Road  Monday, July 29, 2019
Until end of July 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
20 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
McCarthy between Plante Drive and the CN tracks  Monday, August 12, 2019
Until end of September 2019 
High
Intermittent lane closures 
16 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
McLeod Street at Kent Street  Monday, June 4, 2018
Until Spring 2020 
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
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
McLeod Street between Bronson Avenue and Lyon Street  Sunday, June 10 to Thursday, December 20, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
14 
Construction
Road resurfacing 
McNeely Road between Golf Course Road and Russell Road  Tuesday, August 6 to Thursday, October 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Merivale Road between Meadowlands Drive and Baseline  Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Until September 2019, Overnight only 
High
Intermittent lane closures 
8, 9 
Construction
Development 
Monk Street between Holmwood Avenue and Thornton Avenue  Monday, June 3, 2019 to Sunday, March 1, 2020
 
Medium
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Neil Avenue between Stittsville Main Street and McCooeye Lane  Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, August 23, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
6 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Ness Street between Ashburn Drive and Meadowlands Drive  Monday, August 12 to Saturday, November 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
9 
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
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Orlando Avenue between Denver Avenue and Wesmar Avenue  Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, December 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
18 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Old Carriage Court between Dow Street North and Dow Street South  Tuesday, August 6 to Thursday, October 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
20 
Construction
Bridge Repair 
Old Highway 17 between Kinburn Side Road and Galletta Side Road  Monday, June 11, 2018
Until August 2019 
Medium
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Kanata South Links Capital Construction Project  
Old Richmond between Hope Side Road and West Hunt Club, & West Hunt Club between Old Richmond and 400m East of Moodie  Friday, February 1, 2019
Until November 2020 
Medium
Road closed 
8, 21, 23 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Othello Avenue between Pleasant Park Road and Hamlet Road  Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
18 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Page Road between Montpelier Place and Innes Road  Monday, July 22, 2019
Until August 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
2 
Construction
Flood relief 
Palomino Drive between Chicksaw Crescent and Shetland Way  Monday, July 22 to Wednesday, August 21, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
23 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Pansy Avenue between Carlyle Avenue and Seneca Street  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Connecting new services 
Paul Anka Drive at Boone Crescent  Thursday, August 15 to Wednesday, August 21, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
16 
Construction
Bronson Avenue Reconstruction 
Plymouth Avenue between Bronson Avenue and Cambridge Street  Monday, May 20 to Friday, December 6, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Mobile Crane 
Queen Street between Metcalfe Street and O'Connor Street  Saturday, August 24, 2019
 
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 Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed at River Lane 
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
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
Road rehabilitation 
Rideau Valley Drive between Rogers Stevens to Rideau Narrows Drive  Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Until September 2019, 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
21 
Construction
Asphalt Overlay 
Ridgebrook Drive between Meadowbrook Road and Northdale Street  Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Until October 2019 
Low
Intermittent lane closures 
11 
Construction
Bridge Repair 
Ritchie Side Road between Ivy Acres and Walter Bradley Road  Monday, July 15 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
5 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
River Lane between Union Street and Keefer Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019
 
Low
Road closed at Queen Victoria and converted to two-way traffic between the construction site and Union Street/Keefer Street  
13 
Construction
TransCanada Trail Bridge lane narrowings 
Robertson Road between Haanel Drive and Westcliffe Road  Tuesday, April 23 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
Medium
Reduced to one lane in each direction 
8 
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
Connecting new services 
Seneca Street between Aylmer Avenue and Colonel By Drive  Monday, April 29 to Friday, November 15, 2019
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Capital Project - Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) 
Intersection of Slater Street at Kent Street  Sunday, January 15, 2017
Until spring 2020 
Medium
Lane reductions 
14 
Construction
Culvert repair 
Snake Island Road between Nixon Drive and Doyle Road  Wednesday, September 11 to Wednesday, September 18, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
20 
Construction
Resurfacing 
St Joseph Boulevard between Montreal Road to Youville Drive; 100 m East of Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard South  Monday, May 6, 2019
Until October 2019 
Medium
Lane Closures 
1 
Construction
Elgin Street renewal project 
Somerset Street between Cartier Street and Metcalfe Street  Tuesday, July 2 to Thursday, October 3, 2019
 
Medium
Road Closed 
14 
Construction
Installation of storm sewers and watermain  
Tampa Avenue between Denver Avenue and Wesmar Avenue  Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, December 6, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
18 
Construction
Sewer works 
Intersection of Valley Drive, Foley Avenue and Dakota Avenue  Thursday, August 8 to Wednesday, October 30, 2019
 
Low
Road Closed 
10, 18 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Wall Road between Trim Road and Frank Kenny road  Thursday, August 8, 2019
 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
19 
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
Sewer works 
Wellington Street between Elgin Street and Metcalfe Street  Wednesday, July 10 to Friday, August 30, 2019
 
High
Reduced to one westbound lane 
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William Mooney Road between Richardson Side Road to McGee Side Road  Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Until August 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
5 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Willhaven Road between Emmett Road and Becketts Creek Road East  Monday, August 12, 2019
Until September 2019 
Medium
Intermittent lane closures 
19 

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