Bay of Quinte Skyway Bridge scheduled for 6 overnight closures from April 26 – May 3

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In addition to overnight closures on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26, the Bay of Quinte Skyway Bridge is set to undergo full mainline nightly closures from Monday, April 29, to Friday, May 3. These closures are scheduled to occur between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. on each respective day.

The closure schedule is as follows:

  • Monday, April 29, from 9 pm to 6 am on Tuesday, April 30.
  • Tuesday, April 30, from 9 pm to 6 am on Wednesday, May 1.
  • Wednesday, May 1, from 9 pm to 6 am on Thursday, May 2.
  • Thursday, May 2, from 9 pm to 6 am on Friday, May 3.

The primary purpose of these closures is to facilitate the installation of a modular expansion joint at the north abutment of the bridge. This critical maintenance work aims to ensure the structural integrity and safety of the Bay of Quinte Skyway Bridge.

During the specified closure periods, no vehicular traffic will be permitted to traverse the bridge. Alternative routes are advised, with the Glenora Ferry service recommended as an alternative option. Further details regarding the use of this service can be found on the Glenora Ferry website.

Commuters and residents are encouraged to refer to the project website for additional information or to address any inquiries or apprehensions they may have regarding the closure or the ongoing maintenance work.

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