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A weekend of Canada Day celebrations make South Shore traffic hard to predict

The Honoré Mercier Bridge sector should be avoided this weekend due to the closure of one of its two spans. Work is continuing on the Turcot Interchange, which will make it hard to get between the West Island and downtown all weekend. Some closures are planned for the work on the New Champlain Bridge, but […] ...
29 June 2018   ·


Special illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge to celebrate Canada Day!

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) will celebrate Canada Day with a special illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge on Sunday, July 1 starting at 9:25 p.m. (dusk). Note that the bridge will not be closed, as traffic patrols will keep traffic flowing in one lane in each direction during the presentation of […] ...
28 June 2018   ·


Watch out for our workers

This year’s work season is well underway, and the Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) launched an awareness campaign this week for road users to promote safe behaviour and protect workers at all of our sites. Our employees are concerned about the dangerous driving habits of motorists who don’t respect speed limits, follow signs, […] ...
26 June 2018   ·


Work ongoing during the Saint-Jean-Baptiste long weekend

Many people will be hitting the road this weekend to start their summer vacation and attend various events all over the province for Quebec’s National Holiday. Major work will nevertheless be taking place this holiday weekend, and we ask motorists to use caution near our work sites. Watch out for our workers! Honoré Mercier Sector […] ...
22 June 2018   ·


News about our falcons

We recently let you know about two pairs of peregrine falcons that had taken up residence on our structures. These two couples have “gotten busy,” and baby falcons have now hatched! Specialists at Falcon Environmental Services, Inc. (FES) recently inspected our structures to confirm the number of nests and number of young on each one, […] ...
21 June 2018   ·


Many active work sites in the Champlain Bridge corridor

Motorists should avoid the Champlain Bridge sector this weekend due to the complete closure of Hwy. 132 in both directions under the Champlain Bridge. Planned closures on the Bonaventure Expressway and work on the Turcot interchange will make it difficult to get downtown. Champlain Bridge Sector — Major closures Work on the new Champlain Bridge [ ...
15 June 2018   ·


Coop Les Valoristes is back under the Jacques Cartier Bridge

The sixth edition of the Coop Les Valoristes’ mobile collection site will be set up under the Jacques Cartier Bridge this year on June 17 and 18 and June 24 and 25. Through permanent and specialized depots that collect returnable containers, this social economy non-profit helps people who are having a hard time finding a […] ...
14 June 2018   ·


Grand défi Pierre Lavoie: 1,000 cyclists expected on the Jacques Cartier Bridge on June 17

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) is pleased to welcome the 1,000 cyclists who will take part in the 10th annual 1,000 km event of the Grand défi Pierre Lavoie on Sunday, June 17. This cycling marathon brings together 1,000 cyclists (200 teams) who must relay 1,000 km between the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean and Montreal. ...
13 June 2018   ·


Grand Prix du Canada and major closures for work on the New Champlain Bridge

Work is continuing on the Turcot Interchange and the New Champlain Bridge. The Champlain Bridge sector is to be avoided all weekend, as there will be major closures on both sides of the bridge.  Thousands of tourists are expected in Montreal for the Grand Prix du Canada at Parc Jean-Drapeau, and the Jacques Cartier Bridge […] ...
7 June 2018   ·


Steel work continuing on both shores

Major work to reinforce the metal structure of the Jacques Cartier Bridge is ongoing on both shores of the St. Lawrence River. This work is part of JCCBI’s major program to extend the bridge’s service life. The most ambitious steel project in the history of the Jacques Cartier Bridge, this program will continue over the […] ...
6 June 2018   ·


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