Mercier Bridge to close completely overnight Friday
Lanes will start to close at 9:00 p.m. and will be shut completely by 11:00 p.m.
The Honoré Mercier Bridge that links Montreal with the South Shore will close completely Friday night in order to replace bearings under the bridge deck.
Lanes will close starting at 9 p.m., and the bridge itself will close completely in both directions between 11 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Saturday.
There will still be access for emergency services on the bridge.
Drivers are being encouraged to take the Champlain Bridge instead.