(NIPIGON, ON) – Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning area motorists to be aware of potential traffic delays during their travels on Highways 11 and 17 in the area of Nipigon ON.
An information walk across the Nipigon River Bridge will occur on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at approximately 10:00 am. This information walk may periodically delay or interrupt the normal flow of traffic on Highway 11-17 and the Nipigon River Bridge.
The OPP’s objective is to maintain the safe flow of traffic and, when delays occur, restore traffic flow in the safest manner possible. The OPP is also working with those who have organized the event to provide a safe and peaceful opportunity to exercise their lawful rights while minimizing the impact on the traveling public, where possible.
Motorists should check in advance for road advisory information and monitor local media for the latest updates. The OPP appreciates everyone’s cooperation and patience during this occurrence.
Source: OPP Media Release