Third Crossing

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Current project updates

Read the latest updates on how the project is progressing and what's new on the bridge

Join the conversation

Continued community input is important to throughout the design and construction.

Early work activity

Learn more about the early work activity for 2018.

What's Happening

Learn more about plans for the Third Crossing and proposed ideas

Watch a new video detailing proposed ideas and plans for the Third Crossing.

New video on early work activity

Early work activity has started for the Third Crossing in Kingston. Join host JC Kenny as she speaks with project director, Mark Van Buren, out on a barge on the Cataraqui River. 

View monthly engagement report for September and October

For a full understanding of the communications and engagement that has been happening this fall view our engagement reports.

Early work activity

Early works activity and limited site preparation activity for the Third Crossing Bridge project is scheduled to occur from October 2018 through late spring 2019. Early work activity is required in preparation for the start of project construction scheduled to begin in summer 2019. Minimal disruption to local residents and businesses is anticipated during this early work activity.

Road work survey

The planned road work survey is closed now. We will be reporting out on what we heard in early January 2019. Thank you for your participation.

News Releases & Media Articles

City is expropriating three properties to make room for the third crossing

November 20, 2018 - The city of Kingston is in the process of expropriating properties to make room for the third crossing bridge. More

Prep work underway to construct Kingston’s Third Bridge crossing

November 6, 2018 - The first visible sign that Kingston's much-touted $180 million third bridge crossing is nearing construction is currently floating in the middle of the Cataraqui River. More

Work begins on Kingston’s third crossing

October 31, 2018 - Kingston’s $180 million bridge project, known as the Third Crossing, is starting to gain momentum. With political funding and council approvals in place, engineers have started... More

Kingston’s mayoral candidates walk and talk with Bill Hutchins

October 9, 2018 - With the municipal elections fast approaching, Global Kingston spoke with each of Kingston’s four mayoral candidates to ask them why they are running this time around. More

Kiewit, Hatch and SYSTRA to build Third Crossing bridge in Kingston

August 22, 2018 - Third Crossing bridge to be the first in North America to use an Integrated Project Delivery model After a thorough Request for Proposals (RFP) and evaluation phase,... More


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