LONGUEUIL, QC, June 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Jacques Cartier and
Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) would like to inform road users
that the roadwork scheduled to take place on the Champlain Bridge
corridor this weekend (June 2 & 3), will be postponed due to the
expected weather conditions. Please note that all lanes will be open to
traffic during the weekend.
There will be only the closure of two lanes out of three on the
L'Île-des-Soeurs Bridge towards Montréal from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. on
Saturday morning. A first lane out of three will be close as of 9 p.m.
The roadwork will be postponed until the weekend of June 16 and 17,
since no work will be done on the Champlain Bridge over the Grand-Prix
Let us remind you that in order to reduce the amount of traffic
hindrances, significant efforts have been made to concentrate work
during spring, mostly over weekends. For example, last year there were
10 major weekend closures on the Champlain Bridge corridor, while this
year the Corporation plans to have three to six major work weekends, depending on weather conditions, which is essentially twice as few. As
of today, our Corporation has completed significant work over two
For videos and photos of our work, visit our blog and find Episode 1 and Episode 2 of the major work blitz on the Champlain Bridge corridor.
To follow the work on the Champlain Bridge corridor, which is subject to
changes depending on weather conditions, road users are invited to
regularly visit our blog www.champlainbridge.ca to plan their weekend trips.
SOURCE The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated
For further information:
Source and information:
The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI)
Office: 450 651-8771, ext. 232
Mobile: 514 294-1940
The Federal Bridge Corporation
Tel.: 450 468-5775