Potential Road Closures Monday & Tuesday on Hog’s Back Road

Potential Road Closures Monday & Tuesday on Hog’s Back Road

Traffic Advisory

Hog’s Back Bridge maintenance work on May 7 and 8

Hog’s Back Bridge may close to all traffic—pedestrians, cyclists and motor vehicles—during preventive maintenance, which will begin on Monday, May 7, at 9 am, and continue until Tuesday, May 8 at 3 pm.

If closures are required, travellers will not be able to use Hog’s Back Road to cross the river and canal. Detour signage will be posted.

With all of the construction-related activities under way, residents are encouraged to be flexible with commuting times, stagger work hours or use alternative means for travel. The public is asked to consider options such as public transit, walking, cycling or carpooling.

The City of Ottawa has tools to help motorists and transit users plan their routes and manage their commute, including the following:

The National Capital Commission urges motorists, cyclists and pedestrians to exercise caution, respect working crews and equipment, and obey signage and flag persons at the site.


National Capital Commission