Lane closures on Des Allumettes Bridge

Media Advisory

For immediate release

Gatineau, Quebec, November 10, 2017 — Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists of alternating lane closures on the Des Allumettes Bridge, which links Pembroke, Ontario, to Isle-aux-Allumettes, Quebec, to install a bird deterrent system.

From November 14, 2017, to January 12, 2018, between 8 am and 6 pm, only one lane will be open to traffic in alternating directions. Road signage will be in place, and flagpersons will direct traffic.

Motorist can expect delays. The bridge will remain open to cyclists and pedestrians as usual.

Based on operational needs, the closures could occur at irregular frequencies.

PSPC thanks users for their patience.

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