Beginning Monday, April 18 at 7 a.m. motorists will be directed to detour via Niagara Blvd when the Central Avenue Bridge will be closed to traffic until Monday, April 25 at 6 a.m. when it is re-opened for motorists only. Pedestrians will take their final stroll over the aging bridge on April 17 and will continue to be directed to detour via Niagara Blvd via Courtwright Street and Wintemute Street until the new bridge is opened in early July.

Commercial drivers be aware Regional Road 21 (Thompson Rd) has a height restriction of 3.7m at the Thompson Road CNR Underpass. The CNR Underpass at Niagara Blvd between Courtwright Street and Lewis Street has a height restriction of 3.3m.