Surprise, Montreal: Highways 720 and 20 to remain open this weekend

Montreal motorists will be getting a short reprieve from usual weekend closures around the Turcot Interchange this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Montreal motorists getting a break from usual weekend closures around Turcot Interchange

Motorists will get a short reprieve from the usual weekend closures around the Turcot Interchange. This is an aerial shot of the Turcot taken on Oct. 19. (airphotomax.com)

Montreal motorists will be getting a break from the usual weekend closures around the Turcot Interchange this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

For the first time in months, both Highway 720 and Highway 20 will remain open over the weekend.

Highway 15 southbound will also remain open, but the north lanes will be closed between de la Vérendrye Boulevard and the Turcot Interchange, from Friday at midnight to Monday at 5 a.m.

Transports Québec recommends that road users plan their trips accordingly.

Highway 15 northbound will be closed between de la Vérendrye Boulevard and the Turcot Interchange, from Friday at midnight to Monday at 5 a.m.