Road construction at Douglas and Tolmie intersection in June

Signage will direct traffic and at least one lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions at all times.

  • Jun. 5, 2015 7:00 a.m.

For the next two weeks, as part of the ongoing work to introduce priority bus lanes on Douglas Street, the northbound right turn lane onto Tolmie Avenue from Douglas Street will be closed.

Upon completion of sidewalk upgrades, crews will then move across to the northeast corner for approximately two weeks where the westbound curb lane along Tolmie Avenue and the northbound curb lane along Douglas Street will be closed.

Restrictions from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. will be in place and will include:

n No vehicle or cyclists left turns from Douglas Street onto Tolmie Avenue.

n The Douglas Street curb lane will be closed with no right-hand turns onto Tolmie Avenue.

Signage will direct traffic and at least one lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions at all times. Drivers and cyclists are encouraged to use alternate routes if possible.

 

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