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Accident Closes Highway 174

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Highway 174 remains closed in both directions between Cameron Street and Trim Road due to a transport truck rollover.

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Split Gets Lane Reductions

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Friday, June 6 Hwy 417 will be reduced to 2 lanes between Nicholas Street and the Hwy 417/174 split, in both directions, from 9 p.m. until Monday morning at 6 … Continue reading

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Lane Closures On Highways 417 And 174

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, May 25 until Sunday, June 1 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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Hwys. 417-174 Get Lane Reductions

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, May 4 until Sunday, May 11 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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Traffic Delays On Hwy. 417 And 174

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, April 27 until Sunday, May 4 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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Lane Reductions On Hwy. 417

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Monday, April 21 until Sunday, April 27 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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More Queensway Construction Woes

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, April 13 until Thursday, April 17 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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More Hwy. 417-174 Lane Closures

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, March 16 until Sunday, March 23 there will be off-peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Kent Street and the Highway 417/174 split and between Parkdale … Continue reading

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Lane Closure On Highway 174

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Beginning at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, December 18, the west bound left lane of Highway 174 near the Jeanne D’Arc Boulevard overpass will be closed. This lane closure will be in … Continue reading

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New Highway 417-174 Slowdowns

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, December 8 there will be off peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road and … Continue reading

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Overnite Lane Reductions On Highway 174

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Monday, December 2 and through the week, overnight geotechnical drilling is being conducted along Highway 174, between Blair Road and Montreal Road and will result in lane reductions.

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Hwy. 417-174 Creep And Crawl

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, December 1 there will be off peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road and … Continue reading

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More Highway 417-174 Delays

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, November 24 there will be off peak lane reductions on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road and … Continue reading

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Highway 417-174 Traffic Jams Continue

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Saturday, November 16 there will be additional off peak lane closures on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road … Continue reading

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More Hwy 417-174 Congestion

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Saturday, November 9 there will be additional off peak lane closures on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road … Continue reading

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The Latest Highway 417-174 Tie-ups

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Sunday, November 3 there will be additional off peak lane closures on Highway 417 in both directions between Parkdale Avenue and Walkley Road and on Highway 174 between Montreal Road … Continue reading

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The Split Before And After: Graphics

These are two graphics supplied by the City of Ottawa with before and after shots of the Highway 417-174 Split:

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More Queensway Traffic Hurdles

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: Starting Saturday, August 17 there will be additional off peak lane closures on Highway 417 in both directions between Nicholas Street and the 174 split.

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Hwy. 417 Ramp Closed To Fix Split

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: The St. Laurent off-ramp on the westbound OR-174 will be closed due to construction until August 23rd.

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Oh No! More Queensway Construction

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: There will be additional off peak lane closures on Highway 417 in both directions between Nicholas Street and the Highway174 split. • Tuesday, August 6 – The Hwy 174 westbound off-ramp … Continue reading

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There Goes The Kettle Island Bridge: Bulldog On CFRA

CFRA’s Rob Snow and Bulldog Ottawa’s Ken Gray discuss the construction project that is on Highway 174 and the project that isn’t that is the Kettle Island bridge. To hear the podcast, click on the player below:

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Deal With Summer Traffic Construction Woes

A traffic camera shows traffic construction problems on Highway 174 this spring. Lots of people work nights. In fact, many people in private industry work day and night, trying to run their little businesses to meet deadlines or make ends … Continue reading

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Highway 174 Tolls Are Necessary: Reader

Bulldog Ottawa reader Kevin O’Donnell has an interesting take on imposing fees on out-of-town cars using Highway 174. It’s the complete opposite of my post on this topic. To read that post, click here. O’Donnell’s opinion deserves bigger play than … Continue reading

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Highway 174 Road Toll Just Ineffective Tax Grab

Highway 174 traffic in 2012. A lot of wild ideas have been bandied around in Ottawa but this one is one of the weirdest. Putting electronic tolls on Highway 174 is a non-starter. And Mayor Jim Watson even says he’s … Continue reading

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City Strikes Out On Highway 174 Traffic Control

Tuesday traffic on Highway 174 west of Blair Road. No doubt the city never saw this coming. That’s because the municipal government has only been talking about light rail since the 1990s and has spent years dreaming up the current … Continue reading

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