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November 18 - Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in winter mode Winter season - South Shore Bike Link and Route Verte Slow Traffic on Chemin Macdonald November 18 - Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in winter mode
 

November 18 - Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in winter mode

November 18, 2019 to April 15, 2020

Beginning November 18, the portion of the circuit between the Cosmos bridge and the Pavillon du Canada will become a two-way road for motorists. The Multi-purpose track of the circuit will not be maintained during the winter season. Cycling training on the circuit Gilles-Villeneuve will resume in April 2020.

Winter season - South Shore Bike Link and Route Verte

December 2, 2019 to April 15, 2020

The Route Verte on Parc Jean Drapeau's premises, the Seaway dike bicycle path and the bike route on the Champlain Ice Control Structure will remain open for cyclists until December 2, weather permitting., although they will not be maintained. Starting on November 18, there will be no transit to the South Shore because of construction work by the City of Saint-Lambert : the alternative route to get to Montréal will be the Jacques-Cartier Bridge bike path.

Slow Traffic on Chemin Macdonald

October 27 to December 13, 2019

Due to construction work, traffic on Chemin Macdonald is expected to be slow from October 27 to December 13, 2019. A section of the road will be reduced to one lane on which vehicles will be able to circulate alternately. Furthermore, the vertical space available to vehicular traffic will be reduced to 3.8 meters under the Concorde Bridge during this period.

Plan your trip and avoid unpleasant surprises by consulting often the important notices or the schedule of activities and events that are of interest to you.

Free Wi-Fi at Parc Jean-Drapeau

Free Wi-Fi at Parc Jean-Drapeau

You can connect your smart phone, tablet or laptop computer to Wi-Fi in certain areas of Île Sainte-Hélène and Île Notre-Dame. And it's free!

What password? There isn't any!

Here, in 3 easy steps, is the procedure to follow to connect to Parc Jean-Drapeau's Wi-Fi system.

  1. Select the "WI-FI PJD" network from the ones that appear in your Settings or Configuration Panel.
    réseau WI-FI PJD
  2. Once you're connected to the network, open your browser (Chrome, Safari or other) and you will be automatically transferred to the Terms of Use page.
  3. Click on the "Connect" button and you're done!
    Connect

Wi-Fi coverage

Since Parc Jean-Drapeau is such a widespread area, to be able to have Wi-Fi capabilities over the 268 hectares of land the antennas are set up in centres that attract the biggest crowds: these areas include the Jean-Doré Beach, the Aquatic Complex, the Olympic Basin and at the exit of the Jean-Drapeau subway station.

The Parc's digital offering continues to grow!

  1. Website: check all the information you need, including times, schedules, prices for events and activities, important notices, a map of the Parc, telephone numbers, and much more...
  2. Social media: get in touch with us and share your photos, comments and questions.
  3. Smart-phone applications: enjoy a unique experience in the form of a walking tour-podcast which enables you to discover the Parc's public art works, learn about the world's fair, Expo 67, and Montreal's rich heritage.

Parc Jean-Drapeau's Wi-Fi is part of the "Montréal, smart and digital city" project. Please go to the website for further details: villeintelligente.montreal.ca