Expressway Closures on Wednesday Night

Roads Update

THUNDER BAY — The Ministry of Transportation wishes to advise that Highway 61 will be closed between Arthur Street and Harbour Expressway for several short term (15 minute) closures between 10:00 pm Wednesday, November 16, until 6:00 am Thursday, November 17.

These closures are necessary for normal operations for the construction of the bridge and are required to ensure the safety of the travelling public and workers.

We apologize for the inconvenience and urge motorists to schedule their travel to minimize any delays. Motorists are reminded to obey and follow all traffic signage for the safety of both workers and drivers.

For the latest information on highway closures and construction, the public can call 511, MTO’s Road Information Line or check