Archived Traffic Impacts

This page contains a historical listing of the traffic impacts during construction.

Week of 22-05-14 to 22-05-20

  • No traffic impacts anticipated.
    • Week of 22-05-07 to 22-05-13

      • No traffic impacts anticipated.
        • Week of 22-04-30 to 22-05-06

          • Highway 401 - eastbound and westbound lanes from Hespeler Rd to Townline Rd - nightly lane reductions and intermittent closures of various ramps for median shoulder works and traffic staging.
          • The night of Saturday April 30, 2022 at 9pm to 10am Sunday morning; 13 hour closure of Hwy 401 and Hespeler Road at the Hespeler road interchange during the demolition of the southbound bridge. Detours to bypass the area during the demolition will be in place.
            • Week of 22-04-23 to 22-04-29

              • Highway 401 - eastbound and westbound lanes from Hespeler Rd to Townline Rd - nightly lane reductions and intermittent closures of various ramps for median shoulder works and traffic staging.
              • The night of Saturday April 30, 2022 at 9pm to 10am Sunday morning; 13 hour closure of Hwy 401 and Hespeler Road at the Hespeler road interchange during the demolition of the southbound bridge. Detours to bypass the area during the demolition will be in place.
                • Week of 22-04-16 to 22-04-22

                  • (36 hour lane reductions on the Hespeler Road interchange and Highway 401 including various ramp closures from Tuesday, April 19th at 9:00pm to Thursday, April 21st at 6:00 am (Weather dependent).
                  • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent single lane closures from Tuesday, April 19th at 9:00pm to Thursday, April 21st at 6:00 AM (Weather dependent)
                  • Highway 401 eastbound and westbound from Hespeler Rd to Townline Rd - nightly single lane closures for median shoulder works and asphalt strip repairs.
                    • Week of 22-04-09 to 22-04-15

                      • (Canceled)36 hour lane reductions on the Hespeler Road interchange and Highway 401 including various ramp closures from Sunday, April 10th at 9:00pm to Tuesday, April 12th at 6:00 am (Weather dependent).
                      • (canceled) Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent single lane closures from Sunday, April 10th at 9:00pm to Tuesday, April 12 at 6:00 AM (Weather dependent).
                      • Highway 401 eastbound and westbound from Hespeler Rd to Townline Rd - nightly single lane closures for median shoulder works and asphalt strip repairs.
                        • Winter Shutdown December 18, 2021 to Spring Startup 2022

                          • None
                            • Week of 21-12-11 to 21-12-17

                              • Sunday night December 12, Hwy 401 westbound lane reductions for traffic realignment from Hespeler Road to Townline Road.(Weather dependent).
                              • Sunday night December 12, intermittent ramp closures for westbound, from Hespeler to Townline. (Weather dependent).
                              • Two day closure of the Hespeler Road interchange westbound on ramp (south to west ramp) from Monday December 13 at 5:00AM to Tuesday December 14 at 5:00PM (Weather dependent)
                              • Thursday night December 16, Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures. (Weather dependent).
                                • Week of 21-12-04 to 21-12-10

                                  • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road
                                  • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                  • CANCELED - Two day closure of the Hespeler Road interchange westbound on ramp (south to west ramp) from Tuesday December 7 at 5:00AM to Wednesday December 8 at 5:00PM (Weather dependent).
                                    • Week of 21-11-27 to 21-12-03

                                      • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road
                                      • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                        • Week of 21-11-20 to 21-11-26

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • (update: this was canceled due to weather) Two day closure of the Hespeler Road interchange westbound on ramp (south to west ramp) from Thursday November 25 at 5:00AM to Friday the 26th at 5:00PM, Weather dependent.

                                          Week of 21-11-13 to 21-11-19

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-11-06 to 21-11-12

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-10-30 to 21-11-05

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-10-23 to 21-10-29

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-10-16 to 21-10-22

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-10-09 to 21-10-15

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-10-02 to 21-10-08

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median from Hespeler Road to Townline Road

                                          Week of 21-09-25 to 21-10-01

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work at Hespeler Road, paving east of Franklin Blvd in the eastbound, various shoulder repairs and traffic realignment.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-09-18 to 21-09-24

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work at Hespeler Road, paving east of Franklin Blvd in the eastbound and various shoulder repairs.
                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-09-11 to 21-09-17

                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-09-04 to 21-09-10

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work at Hespeler Road.
                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-08-28 to 21-09-03

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for work in the median at Hespeler Road.
                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-08-21 to 21-08-27

                                          • Westbound 401 night time complete closure at Hespeler road for girder erection on August 24, 2021 from 11:00pm to the following morning at 5:00am. Detour routes will be in place.
                                          • Eastbound 401 night time complete closure at Hespeler road for girder erection on August 25, 2021 from 11:00pm to the following morning at 5:00am. Detour routes will be in place.
                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for paving and traffic realignment.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange westbound on ramp closed until August 2021. Update: the westbound on ramp is scheduled to be opened by August 26, 2021. The specific timings of the opening will be dependent on weather.
                                          • Eastbound speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-08-14 to 21-08-20

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for traffic realigment.li>
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021. Update: The eastbound off ramp is scheduled to be opened during the week of August 20. The westbound on ramp is scheduled to be opened around the end of the month of August. The specific timings of these openings will be dependent on weather.
                                          • Speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour.

                                          Week of 21-08-07 to 21-08-13

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange, paving operations and traffic realignment.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021. The eastbound off ramp is scheduled to be opened during the week of August 20. The westbound on ramp is scheduled to be opened around the end of the month of August. The specific timings of these openings will be dependent on weather.
                                          • Two day closure of the Hespeler Road interchange westbound off ramp (east to north/south ramp) from August 6- August 8, 2021 (Weather dependent).

                                          Week of 21-07-31 to 21-08-06

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange, paving operations and traffic realignment.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.
                                          • Two day closure of the Hespeler Road interchange westbound off ramp (east to north/south ramp) from August 6- August 8, 2021 (Weather dependent).

                                          Week of 21-07-23 to 21-07-30

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange and for paving operations.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-07-17 to 21-07-22

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange, for traffic re-alignments and for paving operations.
                                          • Nightly intermittent ramp closures in the eastbound lanes for traffic re-alignment.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-07-03 to 21-07-16

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-06-26 to 21-07-02

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-06-19 to 21-06-25

                                          • Nightly closure of the Hespeler Road interchange eastbound on ramp (south to east ramp).
                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-06-12 to 21-06-18

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 eastbound and westbound lane reductions for median work at the Hespeler Road interchange.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-06-05 to 21-06-11

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-05-29 to 21-06-04

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-05-22 to 21-05-28

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-05-15 to 21-05-21

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-05-08 to 21-05-14

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.

                                          Week of 21-05-01 to 21-05-07

                                            Week of: May 1 to May 7, 2021:

                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2, 2021.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound bridge demolition: Saturday night May 1st @9pm and finishing on Sunday May 2, 2021:

                                          • EB and WB 401 closed at Hespeler Road. Detour routes will be in place.
                                          • NB and SB Hespeler Road closed at Hwy 401. Access to the 401 from Hespeler Road will be limited to the westbound on ramp from the Hespeler Road southbound lanes. Detour routes will be in place.

                                          Week of 21-04-24 to 21-04-30

                                            Week of: April 24 to April 30, 2021:

                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 EB and WB intermittent lane closures.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange on and off ramps closed until August 2021.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound bridge demolition: Saturday night May 1st @9pm and finishing on Sunday May 2, 2021:

                                          • EB and WB 401 closed at Hespeler Road. Detour routes will be in place.
                                          • NB and SB Hespeler Road closed at Hwy 401. Access to the 401 from Hespeler Road will be limited to the westbound on ramp from the Hespeler Road southbound lanes. Detour routes will be in place.

                                          Week of 21-04-17 to 21-04-23

                                            Week of: April 17 to April 23, 2021:

                                            -Nightly Hwy 401 EB and WB intermittent lane closures

                                            -Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm throughout the week.

                                            -Mall Access Road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021

                                            Hespeler Road Interchange: Starting Friday April 16 @9pm and finishing on Sunday April 18, 2021:

                                            -Weekend work (days and nights).

                                          • Eastbound access to Hespeler Road north closed
                                          • Intermittent on and off ramp closures
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound reduced to one lane each.
                                          • Franklin Blvd Interchange:

                                            -Eastbound off ramp closed until July 2021

                                            -Westbound on ramp scheduled to close April 19, 2021 for approximately 2 months

                                          Week of 21-04-10 to 21-04-16

                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021.
                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 EB and WB intermittent lane closures.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • All of the Franklin Interchange ramps closed from April 6, 2021 for approximately 2 months

                                          Week of 21-04-03 to 21-04-09

                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021.
                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 EB and WB intermittent lane closures.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.
                                          • All of the Franklin Interchange ramps closed from April 6, 2021 for approximately 2 months

                                          Week of 21-03-27 to 21-04-02

                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021.
                                          • Nightly Hwy 401 EB and WB intermittent lane closures.
                                          • Hespeler Road (Hwy 24) northbound and southbound intermittent lane closures from 9am to 3pm.

                                          Winter shutdown: December 5 to Spring start up 2021

                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until May 2021 .

                                          Week of 20-11-28 to 20-12-04

                                          • Intermittent lane reduction on Hespeler Road for roadway reconstruction.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-11-21 to 20-11-27

                                          • Intermittent lane reduction on Hespeler Road for roadway reconstruction.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-11-14 to 20-11-20

                                          • Intermittent lane reduction on Hespeler Road for traffic signal work
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-11-07 to 20-11-13

                                          • Intermittent lane reduction on Hespeler Road for traffic signal work
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-10-31 to 20-11-06

                                          • Tentatively scheduled Hwy 401 lane reductions Sunday night to Monday night, 8pm to 6am. Lane reduction will be impacting eastbound and westbound lanes at the Wellington Road 32 Underpass.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-10-24 to 20-10-30

                                          • Tentatively scheduled Hwy 401 lane reductions from Monday night to Friday night, 6pm to 6am. Lane reduction will be impacting eastbound and westbound lanes from the Hespeler road interchange to the Wellington Road 32 Underpass.
                                          • Mall access road to/from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-10-17 to 20-10-23

                                          • Tentatively scheduled Hwy 401 lane reductions from Monday night to Friday night, 6pm to 6am. Lane reduction will be impacting eastbound and westbound lanes from the Hespeler road interchange to the Wellington Road 32 Underpass.
                                          • Mall access from Hespeler Road is closed until December 2020

                                          Week of 20-10-10 to 20-10-17

                                          • Tentatively scheduled Hwy 401 lane reductions Tuesday night to Friday night from 8pm to 6am, impacting eastbound and westbound lanes at the Wellington Road 32 Underpass.
                                          • Mall access from Hespeler Road tentatively scheduled to be closed from October 13, 2020 to December 2020.

                                          Week of 20-10-03 to 20-10-09

                                          • Tentatively scheduled Hwy 401 lane reductions Sunday night to Thursday night from 8pm to 6am, impacting eastbound and westbound lanes at the Wellington Road 32 Underpass.

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