Turcot closures guaranteed to be ‘a major hindrance’

Click to play video: 'Major traffic expected for NDG, Decarie drivers as construction shifts on Turcot' Major traffic expected for NDG, Decarie drivers as construction shifts on Turcot
WATCH ABOVE: There are new closures around the Turcot Interchange. Global's Dan Spector reports – Jul 9, 2018

More closures have hit the area around the Turcot Interchange, starting Monday at 5 a.m. and going until fall 2018.

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The work, being called a “major hindrance” by Transports Quebec, is to rebuild a section of the A-15 as part of the Turcot project.

WATCH BELOW: Turcot Interchange construction too noisy

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Turcot Interchange construction too noisy – Feb 6, 2018

These include:

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  • Partial closure of the northbound A-15 (Decarie) until the end of November.
  • Closure of one of two lanes on the A-15 in the Turcot Interchange.
  • Closure of one of three lanes on Decarie between the Turcot Interchange and the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce tunnel.
  • Closure of A-15 northbound entrance at Sherbrooke Street until September 2018 (Detour via the next entrance ramp at Édouard-Montpetit Boulevard).
  • Closure of A-15 northbound exit from Decarie to Exit 64 – Route 138/Sherbrooke Street until the end of October (Detour use Exit 66 — Côte-Saint-Luc/Queen Mary roads).

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Transports Quebec is encouraging drivers to avoid the area, carpool or use public transport.

WATCH BELOW: Navigating the Turcot Interchange

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Navigating the Turcot Interchange – May 8, 2018

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