OPP Advise Motorists to Prepare and Be Patient
(ESPANOLA, ON) – The Espanola Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning area motorists to be aware of potential traffic delays during their travels at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 6 in the town of McKerrow, Tuesday, August 18, between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Protest activities will be occurring and may periodically delay or interrupt the normal flow of traffic in the area.
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 may organize protest events 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 these occurrences.