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Ongoing and Upcoming Work

This section is updated regularly to provide information about ongoing or upcoming roadwork and traffic hindrances across the entire territory that may require changes to your usual travelling routes. You will find the location, duration and dates of the roadwork.

Please note that the dates are approximate due to climate conditions that may influence the duration of the work.

Due to short timelines, emergency interventions are not always shown.

 

Ongoing and Future Work

  • New Water Parks

    New water parks will be built in four city parks between April and June 2021. The schedule may change depending on the weather. This investment of nearly $2 million will increase the number of water parks available in the territory for the enjoyment of residents in several neighbourhoods.

    Parks slated for new water parks:

    More information on this major project is forthcoming. You will soon find this information on the Past and Upcoming Major Projects.

    New Play Equipment

    These new facilities in three of our parks should be ready by July (the exact time will depend on the weather). This work, for the added enjoyment of children, represents an investment of $150,000.

    Parks slated for these improvements:

    For more information about this major project, go to Past and Upcoming Major Projects.

    Naturalization of Parks

    The naturalization of our parks consists of reducing maintenance interventions to a minimum to give free rein to natural vegetation. The horticultural teams will sow new species of flowers and plant trees and shrubs all summer long to maximize the vegetation of the banks.

    Parcs slated for these measures:

  • To find out about the work that will be carried out on Autoroute 30 in the Châteauguay area, you can go to A30 Express

  • To find out about the work on the Honoré-Mercier bridge:

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  • Repair of boulevard Saint-Francis and rue Jeffries

    Work will be carried out on boulevard Saint-Francis between rue des Tulipes and boulevard Salaberry-Nord and on rue Jeffries between boulevard Saint-Francis and rue Cortland.

    The repair operations will begin as soon as the authorization certificate is issued by the MELCC this year. This major project, including all the finishing steps, will cost $3 million.

    Work to be done:

    • Construction of a rainwater network
    • Surface asphalting
    • Construction of sidewalks and curbs
    • Construction of a bicycle path
    • Installation of new streetlights

    More information coming soon.

    Street resurfacing

    Resurfacing work will be carried out from June to October 2021. The schedule may change depending on the weather. The completion of this street rejuvenation plan will cost $3.5 million.

    Streets scheduled for resurfacing this year:

    • Rue Trudeau, between boulevard Maple and rue Austin
    • Rue Éric, between rue Saint-Marc and rue Lepailleur
    • Rue Saint-Marc, between rue Dunver and rue Lepailleur
    • Rue Lavoisier, between boulevard Albert-Einstein and rue Fresnel
    • Rue Desmarais, between boulevard De Gaulle and rue Dupuis
    • Rue Benny, between rue Saint-Eugène and rue Dubé
    • Rue Fréchette
    • Boulevard Salaberry Sud, between rue Bouthillier and rue Desparois
    • Chemin de la Haute-Rivière, between rue Méandre and rue Lalemant
    • Rue Lalemant, between boulevard Primeau and rue Jogues
    • Rue Crépin, between rue Notre-Dame and boulevard D’Youville

    Road maintenance work and crack sealing

    Road maintenance and crack sealing will be carried out from May to June 2021. A number of streets in the territory will be targeted this year.

    Sidewalk repair

    During summer 2021, many sidewalks will be refurbished.

     

  • Traffic lights will be installed at the intersection of the Wescliff access (by Walmart) and the future rue du Frère-Odilon, with concrete islands and turning lanes. This work will be carried out from May to September 2021. More information to come.

  • Between June and September 2021, the waterworks conduit under boulevard Salaberry Nord, between rue Higgins and rue Létourneau, will be replaced, at a cost of $1 million.

  • March 24, 2021:

    Please note that the resumption of work for the residential project at Place Étienne-Merlot has been authorized by Ville de Châteauguay. The Contractor will be on site until Friday, April 2, 2021 inclusively to carry out the corrective work requested by the City. Please consider that traffic in this area (Edward Sud and boulevard St-Francis intersection) will be slowed down due to the work in progress.

  • During the months of April to November 2021, vegetation control work will be carried out on the easement located on the City’s lands. The objective of these interventions is to promote compatible vegetation by eliminating vegetation that is incompatible with the operation of the system, which could represent a feasibility and safety issue. The purpose of this program is to promote low and sparse vegetation in line rights-of-way.

    The work to be carried out includes:

    • Cutting of mature trees within the right-of-way.

    To find out more: Hydro-Québec/vegetation

  • Water and sewer service connections work will take place on Monday, April 12 at 80 rue Taylor. The work will result in the complete closure of the street.

Work completed

  • Hydro-Québec will dismantle a portion of the 120-kV Beauharnois‑-Aqueduc line. The works in Châteauguay will start around October 2020.

    Works schedule

      • Phase 1 – conductor dismantling: Fall 2020 – Winter 2021
      • Phase 2 – pylon dismantling: 2022

    Overall, the project plans to remove conductors and dismantle 131 pylons, including 44 in Châteauguay, over a distance of 20 km.

    Important dates:

    Week of January 11 (night work):

    • Entrave sur le boulevard Brisebois et sur le chemin d’accès au centre commercial;
    • Entrave sur le boulevard René-Lévesque (route 132) et dans la rue Allard;
    • Entrave à l’intersection de la rue Albert-Seers et du boulevard Primeau;

    From 13 to 22 January:

    • Entrave à l’intersection du chemin de la Haute-Rivière et de la rue Lalemant ainsi que dans la rue Wilbrod

    January 14:

    • Entrave sur l’autoroute 30

    Week of January 18:

    • Entraves sur les rues Claude-Pitre et Rachel et sur le boulevard Salaberry Sud;
    • Entrave dans la rue Reid et l’avenue Normand;
    • Entrave sur le boulevard d’Anjou entre les avenues Normand et de la Verdure;
    • Entrave dans la rue Mercier entre la rue Daniel et le boulevard Maple

    Map ofwork:

    Map Hydro-Quebec

    Impact of the work

    For the safety of the public, the worksite safety measures may sometimes result in hindrances on roads, bicycle paths, parking lots and properties located within the power line right-of-way. These intermittent hindrances may last anywhere from ten minutes to three days.

    The work is not ever expected to lead to a power outage. If such a situation were to occur, however, the affected residents would be informed by an automated telephone messaging system.

    Mitigation measures

    A traffic plan has been established, in cooperation with the municipal authorities, to facilitate the movement of cars, cyclists and pedestrians.

    The work will be carried out during off-peak hours.

    When detours are required, appropriate signage will be in place.

    With few exceptions, access to homes will be maintained

    The work will comply with the environmental standards in effect.

    For more information:

    Dismantling of the 120-kV Beauharnois‑Aqueduc line

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