On June 12, 2021, updates to the federal Commercial Vehicle Drivers Hours of Service Regulations (CVDHOSR) come into force. These changes make it mandatory for commercial motor vehicle drivers who cross provincial/territorial borders to use ELDs to record their hours of service (HoS).
Ogdensburg International Bridge
Highway 16, the Prescott – Ogdensburg International Bridge to the USA closed starting June 6th every Sunday - Thursday from 8PM-6AM until October 2021. Consider crossing via the Thousand Islands Bridge or the Seaway International Bridge.
Highway 3 eastbound and westbound will be closed from Sandusk Road to County Road 20 to complete bridge improvements. The full closure of Highway 3 will be from April 2021 to August 2021. A signed detour route has been implemented.
QEW/403The QEW/403 interchange traffic configuration is temporary and is part of ongoing construction to rehabilitate bridges in the area. It will be in place until summer 2021. We appreciate drivers’ patience as we work to keep our infrastructure in a state of good repair.
There are currently no reported emergencies at this time.
Ontario is providing truck drivers with more places to safely stop and rest while moving goods during COVID-19.
We have launched a free Ontario 511 app for travellers, to make it easier to find information on public rest areas, location of snow plows, construction, road closures and more.
Download the free Ontario 511 Mobile App here: