Temporary pathway closures at Hurdman bridge through mid-August

Short duration flagging and intermittent closures will continue to occur on the Rideau River multi-use pathways (near Highway 417) as required through July and August 2015 to complete works on the Hurdman Bridge structure. Furthermore, complete closures of the east and west pathways will occur for approximately 3 weeks, per side, as crews begin to restore and realign the pathways. The west pathway was closed starting July 15, 2015 and the eastern pathway is scheduled to close as early as August 6, 2015. Signage will be on site.

Support your farmer's market at its temporary location at the Nature Museum!

The Main Street Farmer's Market, temporarily relocated during the Main Street reconstruction, is struggling at its new location in front of the Museum of Nature. Please stop by and support your local market on Saturdays between 9am and 2pm, at 240 McLeod Street in front of the Museum of Nature. You can read more stories from CBC and The Ottawa Citizen about the downturn in business affecting local farmer's markets.

Road closure from August 7 - 24: Main Street from Hawthorne Avenue to Lees Avenue

Main Street (from Hawthorne Avenue to Lees Avenue) will be completely closed to traffic from Friday August 7th at night to early Monday morning of August 24th, 2015. During that period, the section of Main Street from Hawthorne Avenue to Greenfield Avenue will be open to both northbound and southbound traffic. The intersections of Main Street/Hawthorne Avenue (eastbound to northbound and southbound to westbound movements) and Main Street/Lees Avenue (westbound to southbound movement) will remain open to traffic. The recommended detour is via Greenfield Avenue.

Road closure from July 20 - 24: Clegg Street between Main and Marlowe

The City of Ottawa has just advised that the section of Clegg Street between Main and Marlowe will be completely closed to traffic between Monday, July 20 and Friday, July 24. For further information or to provide comments, please contact the city's project manager Josee Vallee at josee.vallee@ottawa.ca or 613-580-2424, ext. 21805.

Greystone Village - Public Park Proposals

In early June the city held a workshop to discuss options for a new public park in Greystone Village embracing both the Grande Allée and the forecourt of the Deschatelets Residence forecourt. Take a look at the three options and possible water, seating, games, shelter, surface features, etc. Any thoughts you have on the options and possible features would be appreciated at: info (at) ottawaeast (dot) ca.


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