Closure of the Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine tunnel and the A-40 this weekend
Motorists will have to plan their trips to avoid making in the face of the major obstacles that will be put in place on the Montreal road network from Friday to Sunday. The Anjou interchange, the Saint-Pierre interchange and the Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine tunnel will be affected.
At the Anjou interchange, Highway 40 will be completely closed in both directions , from 10 p.m. Saturday until 11 a.m. Sunday. For the east direction, the closure will take place between exit 78 (boulevard Langelier) and the Anjou interchange. For the west direction, it will be between exit 80-N and boulevard Langelier. The ramps leading from the A-40 to the A-25 north and south will also be closed according to the same schedule.
The ramp leading from Route 138 to the A-20 west, coming from du Pont Honoré-Mercier, will be closed from Friday 11:59 p.m. to Monday 5 a.m. The closure will then be partial until next Friday at 11:59 p.m. The A-20 west ramp leading to the 138, towards the Honoré-Mercier bridge, will also be partially closed until the end of May.
As for the Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine tunnel in towards the South Shore, the lanes will be completely closed from Friday 11 p.m. to Saturday 8 a.m. In the direction of Montreal, the closure will take place between 11 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.