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Dundas Street / Tansley Bridge construction: Oakville Transit detour, starting January 23



The Region of Halton continues its project to upgrade

From 9 p.m. Monday, January 23 until 5 a.m. Tuesday, January 24 and continuing overnight Monday-to-Friday evenings and Tuesday-to-Saturday mornings, the Region and the local municipalities are closing

  • Dundas Street between Sutton Drive and Tremaine Road

so that contractors can improve the Tansley Bridge. (The bridge carries traffic on Dundas over Bronte Creek.)

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Oakville Transit is detouring buses along this route, while the bridge is closed:

  • 5 Dundas.

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Construction continues to block the Tansley Bridge and Oakville Transit continues to detour buses until February 18 (5 a.m.)


5 / 5A Dundas

Monday-to-Friday evenings after 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. and from Monday, January 23 until Friday, February 17, the eastbound buses that usually leave the Dundas / Highway 407 Park and Ride carpool lot at 9:30 and 10:30 p.m. operate as shuttle buses. They leave the carpool lot at 9:40 and 10:40 p.m., ending their trips beside the west entrance of Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital at 10:08 and 11:08 p.m. Connecting buses along route 5 leave the hospital at 10:46 p.m. and 11:10 p.m. Regular eastbound buses along route 5 / 5A start their trips on Dundas Street West west of Bronte Road at 9:41 and 10:41 p.m.

Eastbound shuttles operate along the regular path for route 5 to Dundas Street (Burlington) and Sutton Drive, then proceed:

southward along Sutton;
eastward along Upper Middle Road (Burlington);
southward along Burloak Drive;
eastward along the Queen Elizabeth Way;
northward along Bronte Road;
westward along Upper Middle Road West (Oakville);
northward along Colonel William Parkway;
eastward along Dundas Street West (Oakville);
northward along Hospital Gate; and then
eastward along the access road to Oakville Memorial Hospital’s west entrance,
ending their trips.

The westbound buses that usually leave Oakville GO Station at 8:40 p.m. and 9:40 p.m. Route 5 from Oakville GO will travel as far as Dundas and Colonel William Parkway, where the bus will short turn and go out of service.