The City of Ottawa has announced that Hog’s Back Bridge will remain closed for major repairs until April 20, 2017, resulting in the closure of Hog’s Back Road between Prince of Wales Drive and Colonel By Drive.

Some local traffic will be allowed in the general vicinity of the construction site, but crossing the bridge will not be possible.

Detours and signage will be in place before and during construction work.  Motorists and pedestrians are encouraged to use an alternate route during this time.