Desjardins Canal New Bridge Span Installation - Trail Closed

On November 28th, 2016 beginning at 7:00 a.m. the Canadian National Railway (CNR) will install a new bridge span at the Desjardins Canal. The work will result in the closure of the Waterfront Trail directly underneath the bridge.


The work will start at on Monday, November 28, 2016 and will end Friday, December 2nd.

Hours of work are expected to be Monday to Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Detour and bridge closure signs will be visible at the Desjardins Recreation Trail and Waterfront Trail entrances to notify users of the temporary closure.

Metrolinx is committed to keeping local residents and businesses informed about construction activities and minimizing potential disruptions related to this work.

For more information please download the flyer

If you have any questions or concerns please call Ryah at 416-202-4422 or email