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Activity Location  Date Time  Project Impact and Description Ward
Construction
Campeau Drive road widening project to four lanes 
Campeau Drive between Huntmar Drive and Country Glen Way   Monday, April 10 to Friday, July 28, 2017
 
Medium
Temporary intermittent lane closures 
4 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Saumure Road between Russell Road and Devine Road  Saturday, July 25, 2015 to Friday, July 28, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
O-Train Confederation Line Light Rail (LRT) Transit project - construction for future Lyon Station 
Queen Street at Lyon Street  Monday, July 6, 2015 to Saturday, July 29, 2017
 
High
Following lane reductions in effect: • Lane reductions along Lyon Street between Sparks Street and Albert Street • Lyon Street bike lane is removed from Sparks to Albert streets for the duration of Lyon Station west entrance construction  
14 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Crown Point Road between Dunrobin Road and Opeongo Road  Thursday, June 29 to Sunday, July 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Opeongo Road between Crown Point Road and Dead End  Tuesday, June 27 to Sunday, July 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Panmure Road between Highway 417 Overpass and Donald B Munroe Road  Thursday, June 29 to Sunday, July 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William Hogins Lane between Donald B Munro Drive and Vaughan Side Road   Friday, June 30 to Sunday, July 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Miscellaneous Surface Drainage Improvements West: Constance Bay 
Bayview Drive between Bishop Davis Drive and Len Purcell Drive  Monday, June 26 to Monday, July 31, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane closures with flag person directing traffic 
5 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Lyon Street North between Sparks Street and Albert Street; and Queen Street between Bay Street and Kent Street  Monday, July 13, 2015 to Monday, July 31, 2017
 
Medium
Lyon Street reduced to two southbound lanes. Lane reductions on Queen Street in effect  
14 
Construction
Coordinated network modifications and road rehabilitation 
Prince of Wales Drive northbound between Strandherd Drive and Fallowfield Road  Sunday, June 11 to Monday, July 31, 2017
7 p.m., Sunday, June 11 to 5 a.m., Friday each week until end of July 
Low
Nightly road closures in effect 
9, 22 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
Shea Road between Hemphill Street and Fernbank Road   Wednesday, June 7 to Monday, July 31, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
General maintenance inspections on the Memorial Arch. 
Lyon Street between Wellington Street Queen Street  Friday, July 31, 2015 to Thursday, August 3, 2017
7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 
Medium
Intermittent lane reductions 
14 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Devine Road between Dunning Road and Clayton Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
19 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Dunning Road between Russland Road and Russell Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
Low
Lane reductions in effect  
19 
Construction
Asphaltic overlay 
Ramsayville Road between Russell Road (south of Highway 417) and Leitrim Road  Monday, May 15 to Friday, August 11, 2017
 
High
Lane reductions in effect  
10 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
French Hill Road between Sarsfield Road and Emmett Road  Sunday, July 12, 2015 to Thursday, August 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
19 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
McTeer Road between Highway 174 and Canaan Road  Friday, July 17, 2015 to Thursday, August 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
19 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Montfort Street between Baribeau Street and Marier Avenue  Monday, June 5 to Thursday, August 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Sarsfield Road between Beaton Road and French Hill Road  Friday, July 17, 2015 to Thursday, August 17, 2017
 
Low
Road closed. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure 
19 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Magladry Road between McNeely Road and Heuvelmans Road  Friday, July 17, 2015 to Thursday, August 24, 2017
7 a.m., Monday, July 17 to 5 p.m., Monday, August 24 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Culvert replacement 
Rockdale Road between Russell Road and Golf Course Road  Friday, July 17, 2015 to Thursday, August 24, 2017
7 a.m., Monday, July 17 to 5 p.m., Monday, August 24 
Low
Road closed 
19 
Construction
Installation and connection of new services  
De La Melodie Street between Renaud Road and Tulip Tree Way  Saturday, July 25, 2015 to Friday, August 25, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
2 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Jolliet Avenue between Beechwood Avenue and Des Pères Blancs Avenue  Monday, May 15 to Tuesday, August 29, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Special Event
NOKIA Sunday Bikedays  
Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway – Westbound lanes on the south side of the Ottawa River and west of downtown from Vimy Place (War Museum) to Carling Avenue Colonel By Drive – Both lanes located on the east side of the Rideau Canal from Laurier Bridge to Hogs Back Bridge Rockcliffe Parkway – Both lanes running along the south side of the Ottawa River just east of downtown from the Aviation Parkway to St. Joseph Boulevard (Orleans)   Sunday, May 21 to Sunday, September 3, 2017
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
High
Lane closures. Parkways closed to motor vehicles every Sunday morning from Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day (May 21 to September 2) 
 
Special Event
Bar Robo 
Cambridge Street North (westerly curb lane) between Somerset Street West and to a point approximately 40 metres south of Somerset Street  Sunday, May 28 to Sunday, September 3, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Low
Street closure in effect every Sunday 
14 
Construction
Richmond Road sidewalk reconstruction, construction of new barrier curb and cycle track 
Richmond Road between Forest Street and Assaly Road   Monday, June 12 to Friday, September 15, 2017
 
Low
Off-peak lane reductions. Possible closure of on-road bike lane  
7 
Special Event
Inspiration Village 
York Street (central median and parking spaces) between Sussex Drive and ByWard Market Square  Sunday, April 23 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Midnight, Sunday, April 23 to 11:59 p.m., Wednesday, September 20 
Low
Street closure in effect 
12 
Construction
Installation of new services 
Rebecca Crescent between Oriole Drive and Kindle Court   Tuesday, May 23 to Monday, September 25, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
11 
Construction
Forcemain installation 
Katimavik Road between Eagleson Road and Castlefrank Road   Wednesday, May 10 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017
 
Medium
Road reduced to one lane in each direction  
23 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Ste. Cecile Street between Beechwood Avenue and Des Pères Blancs Avenue  Monday, May 29 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Albany Drive between Navaho Drive and Cline Crescent  Monday, May 8 to Friday, September 29, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
8 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Bedale Drive between Crystal Beach Drive and Carling Avenue  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Conniston Avenue between Crystal Beach Drive and Graynor Place  Monday, May 15 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Hexham Road between Stillwater Drive and Marsden Place  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Stillwater Drive between Hexham Road and Bedale Drive  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Ullswater Drive between Roche Place and Crystal Beach Drive  Monday, May 15 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Sanitary sewer replacement  
Whitburn Crescent between Hexham Road and Marsden Place  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
7 
Construction
Road rehabilitation 
William McEwan Drive between Prince of Wales Drive and Brophy Road  Monday, May 29 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
 
Low
Intermittent lane reductions 
21 
Construction
Expansion of the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelopment of Arts Court project 
Daly Avenue between Nicholas Street and Waller Street  Saturday, July 4, 2015 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Access to Ottawa Art Gallery and Arts Court remains open. Daly Avenue eastbound reduced to one lane. Sidewalk on the south side of roadway closed. Pedestrian detours posted  
12 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Renfrew Avenue between Percy Street andBronson Avenue  Monday, June 12 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Expansion of the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelopment of Arts Court project 
Waller Street between Daly Avenue and Mackenzie King Bridge  Saturday, July 4, 2015 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Low
Access to Ottawa Art Gallery and Arts Court remains open. Daly Avenue eastbound reduced to one lane. Sidewalk on the west side of roadway closed. Pedestrian detours posted  
12 
Construction
Façade rehabilitation 
Metcalfe Street at Sparks Street  Monday, March 14, 2016 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
 
Medium
Metcalfe reduced to one lane 
14 
Construction
Loretta Avenue South reconstruction 
Loretta Avenue South between Carling Avenue and Young Street  Wednesday, June 14 to Friday, November 3, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Imperial Avenue between Chamberlain Avenue and Renfrew Avenue  Tuesday, April 18 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Road, sewer and watermain reconstruction 
Renfrew Avenue between Percy Street and Lyon Street  Tuesday, April 18 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
O-Train Confederation Line Light Rail (LRT) Transit project - Queen Street renewal 
Queen Street between Bank Street and O’Connor Street  Saturday, June 24 to Friday, December 1, 2017
5 p.m., Saturday, June 24 to 5 p.m., Friday, December 1 
Medium
Road closure in effect. Signed detour to direct motorists around the closure  
14 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
O’Connor Street between Wellington Street and Queen Street, and intersection of O’Connor Street and Queen Street   Monday, November 9, 2015 to Sunday, December 31, 2017
 
High
Lane and intersection reductions in effect. One lane on O’Connor Street will remain open to motorists and cyclists at all times. One sidewalk will remain open to pedestrians at all times, but there may be intermittent closures on the east side. Please follow signed detours 
12, 14 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Hurdman Station Multi-use pathways  Friday, October 23, 2015 to Monday, January 8, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
17 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
Queen Victoria Street between Stanley Avenue and Crichton Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
Low
Road closure in effect 
13 
Construction
Combined Sewer Storage Tunnel (CSST) Project 
River Lane between Union Street and Keefer Street  Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
Low
Street closure in effect, however, during closure River Lane will be converted to permit two-way traffic 
13 
Construction
Building construction 
Champagne Avenue between Beech Street and Hickory Street  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Wednesday, March 28, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
15 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Scott Street/Albert Street between Smirle Avenue and Empress Avenue   Monday, July 6, 2015 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018
 
Medium
Long term lane reductions to accommodate new bus only lanes, Scott Street and Albert Street have been reduced to one eastbound lane and one westbound lane at all times  
15 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Highway 417 westbound east of the Split to Highway 174 eastbound   Sunday, June 28, 2015 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Ramp closed. Motorists are encouraged to use Innes Road as a detour 
11 
Construction
Left turn from eastbound Laurier Avenue to King Avenue northbound  
Laurier Avenue at King Edward Avenue  Sunday, April 24, 2016 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Left turn from eastbound Laurier Avenue to King Avenue northbound no longer permitted 
12 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Lees Avenue on-ramp (Eastbound)  Thursday, June 13, 2013 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
On-ramp closed – signage in place 
11 
Construction
Final phase East Transit Detour 
Nicholas Street between Laurier Avenue and Hwy. 417  Sunday, April 24, 2016 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
High
Nicholas Street will be reduced to one general traffic lane northbound and will be marked with a northbound reserved bus lane between Highway 417 and Laurier Avenue. Buses will also use Nicholas Street in the southbound direction in either of the two traffic lanes, with a reserved bus lane beginning at the 417 Eastbound on-Ramp. Motorists should plan out alternate routes in advance and encouraged to avoid the area if possible.  
12 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project 
Waller Street between Laurier Avenue East and Nicholas Street  Friday, July 26, 2013 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
 
Low
Road closed 
12 
Construction
Confederation Line Light Rail Project - Rideau Sreet Station 
Rideau Street between Sussex Drive and Dalhousie Street  Wednesday, October 19, 2016 to Tuesday, July 31, 2018
 
Medium
Cars and cyclists are still not permitted on this portion of Rideau Street until the O-Train Confederation Line begins operating in 2018. However, it is now open to bus and taxi traffic. Pedestrian access to businesses and residences remains open as usual. 
12 
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 

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