Route 5 detour due to road closure/construction on Dundas Street - December 12 to approximately December 24, 2022

Monday, November 14, 2022

The construction on Dundas Street originally planned to begin on Monday, November 28 has been delayed. It is now anticipated to begin on Monday, December 12, 2022. 

Evening detour

To support improvements to the Tansley Bridge, Dundas Street will be closed from Sutton Drive to Tremaine Road on weeknights starting December 12. Closures will take place Monday to Friday (including Friday night) from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. These closures are anticipated to end by 5 a.m. December 24, 2022.

Oakville Transit Route 5 trips after 8:40 p.m. will be impacted, Monday to Friday for approximately one month.

To ensure connections into Burlington, Oakville Transit will operate a shuttle bus from Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH) to Dundas/407 Walkers carpool lot.

Westbound travel towards Burlington

The 8:40 p.m. and 9:40 p.m. Route 5 from Oakville GO will travel as far as Dundas and Colonel William Parkway, where the bus will short turn and go out of service.

A shuttle will operate from OTMH at 9:12 p.m. and 10:12 p.m. upon arrival of the regular Route 5. Dundas, Colonel William, Upper Middle, Bronte, QEW, Burloak (turns into Upper Middle), Sutton and Dundas to Dundas/407.

Eastbound travel towards Oakville and the Oakville GO

The 9:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. eastbound Route 5 from Dundas/407 will operate via shuttle, leaving at 9:40 p.m. and 10:40 p.m. arriving at OTMH at 10:08 p.m. and 11:08 p.m. The connecting Route 5 East will depart the OTMH at 10:46 p.m. and 11:10pm.

The regularly scheduled Route 5 eastbound will depart Dundas and Bronte at 9:41p.m. and 10:41 p.m.

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