Traffic Disruptions This Weekend

Upcoming events and projects will have the following impacts on Ottawa traffic this weekend:

  • Elgin Street: Hydro Ottawa work continues along Elgin Street between Gladstone Avenue and Somerset Street. On-street parking on both sides of Elgin Street is prohibited within these blocks. This phase of Hydro Ottawa’s work to bury overhead hydro lines should be completed late this fall. Visit ca/elginstreet to stay up to date on project-related traffic impacts.
  • Highway 174: From Wednesday, November 7 to Friday, November 23, between 6 pm and 6 am, Highway 174 will be reduced to one lane for construction between Peter Harkness Lane and Old Montreal Road. Flagpersons will be on site to direct traffic.


  • Remembrance Day parades: On Sunday, November 11 between 7 am and 2 pm, the following areas of the city will be impacted by parades:
    • Stittsville
    • Metcalfe
    • Carp
    • Navan
    • Constance Bay
    • Richmond
    • Orléans
    • Kanata
    • Nepean
    • Manotick
    • Westboro
    • Vanier