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Construction on Birch Avenue complete: Open to two-way traffic between Wilson St and Barton St today

HAMILTON, ON - Beginning today, Birch Ave will reopen after several months of construction. As part of the reconstruction project, one section of Birch Ave has been converted to accommodate two-way traffic.

The section between Wilson St and Barton St will reopen to two-way traffic beginning today. Birch Ave between Burlington St E and Princess St will remain one-way southbound.

The reconstruction work on Birch Ave included new watermain installations, road reconstruction, and a new pedestrian crossover.

Local residents have been notified of the traffic changes.

The City of Hamilton thanks motorists, cyclists and pedestrians for their patience and cooperation as we complete these important infrastructure upgrades.