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Ramps to Sid Buckwold Bridge closed overnight Wednesday

For immediate release: June 20, 2018 - 12:00pm

Northbound access onto Sid Buckwold Bridge will be closed overnight tonight to allow for load testing on the bridge deck. Detours will begin rerouting traffic just after midnight. Northbound lanes will reopen tomorrow morning (Thursday, June 21st) before the morning rush.

This closure will also necessitate some lane restrictions along Circle Drive approaching Idylwyld, as well as the following access closures:

  • Adelaide Street ramp to Idylwyld Drive northbound
  • Taylor Street ramp to Idylwyld Drive northbound
  • 8th Street ramp to Idylwyld Drive northbound
  • 9th Street westbound at Idylwyld Drive northbound ramp

Transit route 8 will be impacted by this bridge closure. Please visit the app called Transit to plan your trip.

For more details on construction projects, refer to the Road Restrictions and Construction Projects interactive map. Daily detour updates can be found at or by following @YXEServiceAlert on Twitter.