Demonstration in the National Capital Region – Restricted Access to Portage III

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February 3, 2022 – Ottawa – As you are aware, a large demonstration is taking place in Ottawa. Traffic disruptions and road closures are currently being reported and may continue over the coming days.

As a precautionary measure, access to PSPC buildings in the downtown core of the NCR is restricted until further notice.

Note to Contracting Authorities

Please note that access to the Place du Portage building will remain restricted until further notice.

We recommend that Contracting Authorities inform suppliers and bidders of the following.

"Bidders who want to go to the Bid Receiving Unit (BRU) in Place du Portage, must use the gate 5 entrance on Courcelette Street and use the doorbell to announce yourself to security."

It is the responsibility of suppliers to ensure that the bid, offer or arrangement, as applicable, is delivered on time to the Bid Receiving Unit.

We will continue to monitor this situation for the latest information and will update you when the situation changes.

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