LONGUEUIL, QC, May 4 /CNW Telbec/ - The Jacques Cartier and Champlain
Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) wishes to announce major maintenance work
on the Bonaventure Expressway from May to October. Note that the Bonaventure Expressway was built in 1966, and that a major
facelift is today required.
The rehabilitation work of the deck, piers, concrete beams, the
replacement of the roadway expansion joints and the pavement will begin
on Friday, May 6 on the Bonaventure Expressway, in the Pierre-Dupuy Avenue sector (Exit 2 on the Bonaventure Expressway). The work will require several
partial and complete closures of the Bonaventure Expressway at Exit 2,
at night during the week and on week-ends, until mid-October.
The first required complete closure of the Bonaventure Expressway in
both directions will take place according to the following schedule:
Friday, May 6, 11 PM to Monday, May 9, 5 AM.
Detour roads have been planned for the traffic in the work area. Please
consult our map (http://bit.ly/bplZzT) for the different closing scenarios. In this case, it is a closure of
Details of this closure:
Complete closure of the Bonaventure Expressway going east (Champlain Bridge) and west (Downtown Montreal) at Exit 2 including:
Closing of the Wellington St. on ramp
Complete closure of Pierre-Dupuy Ave. under the Bonaventure Expressway
Closing of one of two lanes on Pierre-Dupuy Ave. going south and on Des
Irlandais Street going north
For more information regarding the road work, or to consult our maps,
please visit the Champlain Bridge area blog: www.champlainbridge.ca.
SOURCE THE JACQUES CARTIER AND CHAMPLAIN BRIDGES INCORPORATED
For further information:
The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI)
Tel.: 450 651-8771 ext. 232
Cellular: 514 249-1940
The Federal Bridge Corporation
Tel.: 450 468-5775