Hilyard Street will be closed to all vehicles today, Thursday, August 26 and Friday, August 27, 2010 between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. while high-pressure water demolition takes place on the overhead ramps for the Harbour Bridge. The closure is between Chesley Drive and Simonds Street.
Motorists are asked to detour via Simonds Street, Main Street (north) and Chesley Drive. Signs will be posted for the detour. The traffic lights at Simonds and Main Streets are not set to handle the extra traffic, so please be aware of delays at the intersection.
For more information, please call Municipal Operations at 658-4455, or contact the Saint John Harbour Bridge Authority.