Construction closures for May's long weekend
Parts of the Turcot Interchange will close Friday at midnight and reopen Tuesday morning
Published Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:35PM EDT
Last Updated Friday, May 17, 2019 11:19AM EDT
The long weekend will not include any days off for police officers or constuction crews.
The Sureté du Quebec has assigned extra patrols this weekend, while multiple highway construction projects plan to take advantage of less rush hour traffic to get things done.
In the Turcot Interchange the following ramps will be closed from midnight Friday May 17 until 5 a.m. Tuesday May 21:
- Highway 15 South to Highway 20 West
- Highway 15 South to Route 136 East
- Route 136 West to Highway 15 North
- Highway 15 North to Highway 20 West
- Highway 20 East to Highway 15 South
- Highway 20 East to Highway 15 North
In addition, one lane of the northbound Decarie Expressway will be closed from the Sherbrooke St. entrance to the Notre Dame de Grace tunnel from midnight Friday until 5 a.m. Monday May 20.
Access ramps to the Montreal-bound Champlain Bridge will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday.
The ramp from Westbound Highway 10/Marie Victorin Blvd., as well as the ramp from Eastbound Highway 10/Marie Victorin Blvd. will be affected.
One exit on the Bonaventure Expressway will be closed this weekend as crews install fibre optic lines.
Exit 2 will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday May 17 until 5 a.m. Sunday May 19.
Two of three lanes toward downtown will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Highway 13 and Highway 40
There will be overnight closures this weekend on Highway 40 near Highway 13.
The westbound lanes of Highway 40 will be closed between Exit 60 and the following entrance between 12:30 a.m. and 3 a.m. Saturday, and from 11 p.m. Sunday until 5 a.m. Monday.
The eastbound lanes will be closed from Exit 60 to the following entrance between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. Saturday, and rfom 11 p.m. Sunday until 5 a.m. Monday.
The ramp from Highway 13 South to Highway 40 East will be closed from 11 p.m. Sunday until 5 a.m. Monday.
The Melocheville tunnel will be closed periodically over the next two weeks as crews conduct inspections of the walls.
During the work, traffic will alternate in the available lanes as directed by signallers.
The North tube, toward Melocheville, was originally scheduled to be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 21, 22, 23, 24, and 27.
This has now been postponed and will take place on June 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
The tunnel toward Beauharnois will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 28, 29, 30, and 31.