Category archives: Closures and detours

25
August
2014
16:46

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Honoré Mercier Bridge – One lane per direction for Labour Day weekend (August 29–September 1, 2014)

View the night closures during the week, August 25.

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) and the Ministère des Transports du Québec (MTQ) are announcing that one lane in each direction will be closed on the Honoré Mercier bridge from 10 p.m. on Friday, August 29, until noon (12 p.m.) on Monday, September 1.

Work is scheduled for completion by noon on Monday, September 1, to better serve bridge users returning to the city after the long weekend.

The access ramp from La Prairie towards Montréal (Ramp 2) and the access ramp from Airlie Street towards the South Shore (except for buses) will also be closed during that period. The other access ramps will stay open.

On JCCBI side, this closure will allow the contractor to continue to complete intensive, round-the-clock reinforcement work on the steel structure of the Seaway section in preparation for the rehabilitation of its concrete deck next year.

On MTQ side, the replacement of structural elements will occurred under the bridge.

Drivers can use the Champlain Bridge as an alternative, since no major closures are planned there for the Labour Day weekend.

Details of closures, Labour Day Weekend

10 p.m., August 29 to 12 p.m., September 1

  • One lane open towards Montréal
  • One lane open towards the South Shore
  • Access ramp from Airlie Street towards the South Shore closed
  • Access ramp from La Prairie towards Montréal closed

For additional information on work and closures, visit the project blog, mercierbridge.ca or the web site quebec511.info.

Remind that the Honoré-Mercier is under both provincial and federal jurisdictions. For more information, take a look at the Ministère des Transports du Québec’s (MTQ) web page and at the Jacques Cartier Champlain Bridges Incorporated’s (JCCBI) web site.

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22
August
2014
14:49

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Communications

Honoré Mercier Bridge – One lane per direction during the nights of August 25, 26 & 27, 2014

We would like to announce the closure of one lane per direction on the Honoré Mercier Bridge, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., on Monday, August 25, Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

The access ramp from La Prairie towards Montréal (Ramp 2) will also be closed during that period. The other access ramps will stay open.

These closures will allow the Contractor to continue the reinforcement work on the steel structure of the Seaway section in preparation for the rehabilitation of its concrete deck next year.

Details of the closures

Monday August 25, Tuesday August 26 and Wednesday, August 27

From 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Consult our practical information on DAILY COMMUTE

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10
July
2014
16:36

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Communications

Honoré-Mercier Bridge: Major Hindrance to traffic planned begining the weekend of July 12 & 13, 2014

We would like to remind the public that half of the lanes the Honoré-Mercier Bridge will be closed for seven weeks from Friday, June 20, at 9:00 p.m. to Monday, August 11, at 5:00 a.m.

One lane will be open per direction while work takes placeConsult the details.

During this period, major work will take place day and night to replace a section of the deck on the federal portion of the Honoré Mercier Bridge, as well as to replace expansion joints and bridge bearings, and to carry out paving and marking work.

Also consult our other information about this major work:

DETAILS OF SEVEN WEEKS HINDRANCES ON THE HONORÉ MERCIER BRIDGE

Speed limit will be 50 km/hr.

  • One lane open towards Montreal (width 3.3 meters).
  • One lane open towards the South Shore (width 3 meters).
  • Service road between Route 132 > 138 closed.
    • Detour by Old Malone Road.
  • Service road between Route 138 > 132 open.
  • Access ramp from Châteauguay towards Montreal closed.
    • Detour by the service road 138 > 132 and the access ramp from La Prairie.
  • Access ramp from La Prairie towards Montreal open.
  • Access ramp from Airlie Street towards the South Shore closed.
    • Expect for buses.
  • Exit towards La Prairie open.
  • Exit towards Châteauguay open.
  • Exits on Montreal shore open.

The upriver bridge (West side) will be completely closed to traffic. One lane will be open per direction on the downriver bridge (East side).

HINDRANCES TO TRAFFIC AND DETOURS MAP

2014-06-20 10_55_58-Pont Mercier -travaux PJCCI 2014 - présentation des travaux_EN.pptx - PowerPoint

Take note that the Honoré-Mercier is under both provincial and federal jurisdictions. For more information, take a look at the Ministère des Transports du Québec’s (MTQ) web page and at the Jacques Cartier Champlain Bridges Incorporated’s (JCCBI) web site.

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09
July
2014
19:52

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Communications

Honoré Mercier Bridge – Complete overnight closure postponed to the night of July 19 to July 20, 2014

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (PJCCI), (the Corporation), wishes to announce to road users that the Honoré Mercier Bridge will be COMPLETELY CLOSED to overnight traffic between Saturday, July 19 at 10:00 p.m. to Sunday, July 20 at 9:00 a.m. This closure was initially planned for Saturday, July 12 at 10:00 p.m. to Sunday, July 13 at 9:00 a.m.

This closure is necessary to proceed with concreting operations in the crossover section between both directions of the bridge.

Road users are encouraged to use the Champlain Bridge as an alternative. The Jacques Cartier Bridge will be temporarily closed on Saturday, July 19, between 8:30 p.m. and approximately 11:30 p.m., for the fireworks presentation.

PJCCI also wishes to remind users that major work is currently underway on the federal section of the Honoré Mercier Bridge and will continue, day and night, for the next seven weeks, from June 20 to August 11, 2014, to replace a section of the deck and replace the expansion joints, install new bearings and proceed with paving and marking work.

Also consult our other information about this major work:

Take note that the Honoré-Mercier is under both provincial and federal jurisdictions. For more information, take a look at the Ministère des Transports du Québec’s (MTQ) web page and at the Jacques Cartier Champlain Bridges Incorporated’s (JCCBI) web site.

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