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Route 229

Road Conditions
Bare (dry or wet)
Partly snow covered, snow packed
or ice covered
Snow covered, snow packed
or ice covered
Minor hindrance
Major hindrance
Other informations
Trucks prohibited
Border crossing
Current Warnings
Many forest fires are currently raging in various regions of the province following the recent episode of dry, hot weather, especially in Côte-Nord, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, and Nord-du-Québec. The fire danger rating is extreme in the entire province. Unless necessary, avoid entering a forest, and holding any activities in a forest. June 2, 2023
at 1:03 p.m.
In La Prairie, on the A-15 South between Matte and Taschereau Boulevards, complete night closures and partial daytime closures (Saturday and Sunday), 1 lane available. Risk of slowdown. June 1, 2023
at 10:40 a.m.
Additional Information:
Press release, May 29 (Fr.)
In Montréal (arr. LaSalle), on R-138 East, between Clément St. and the Saint-Pierre Interchange, closure of 2 lanes out of 3, from Saturday 7 am to Sunday 11 pm June 1, 2023
at 11:51 a.m.
Additional Information:
Press release, May 29 (Fr.)
Closure R-138 towards A-20 WESTBOUND, EASTBOUND, LaSalle, From June 2, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. to June 5, 2023 at 5 a.m.. Reason : Roadwork. June 1, 2023
at 9:13 a.m.
Closure R-138 Sheldrake River Bridge, WESTBOUND and EASTBOUND, Rivière-au-Tonnerre, undetermined period. Reason : Preventive measures. May 30, 2023
at 3:39 p.m.
Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine tunnel roadwork:

Contraflow traffic, 2 lanes towards Montreal and 1 lane towards the south shore. For details, consult the roadwork sites and geolocated warning distributed on interactive map.
December 22, 2022
at 9:40 a.m.
Additional Information:
Tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine
Tunnel arrival time
Truck traffic prohibited Pont Papineau-Leblanc between Montréal and Laval, SOUTHBOUND and NORTHBOUND, undetermined period. Reason : Preventive measures. October 25, 2022
at 11:10 a.m.