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Downbound lane on James Mountain Road closed Friday to Sunday

HAMILTON, ON – To safely complete urgent repairs to a manhole cover, the City of Hamilton will close the single downbound lane on the James Mountain Road escarpment access beginning Friday morning.

The work will begin at approximately 10 am on Friday, November 23 and is scheduled to wrap up by 4 pm on Sunday, November 25, 2018.

Motorists traveling down the escarpment should take an alternate access. The single upbound lane on James Mountain Road will remain open.   

HSR routes 35 College, 33 Sanatorium, 21 Upper Kenilworth and 20 A-Line Express will be on detour in the downbound direction. Details will be posted at: www.hamilton.ca/hsrdetours

The City of Hamilton thanks residents for their patience as we complete these important infrastructure repairs.