News Jacob’s Hill Rd. to be closed 5:00am-5:00pm next Thursday, October 3 SHARE ON: Bob McIntyre, staff Friday, Sep. 27th, 2019 An emergency culvert replacement 200 m east of Vanier Rd. will close Jacobs Hill Rd. Thurs., Oct. 3 from 5:00am to 5:00pm. The road will be closed betwen the big hill and Oil Tank Rd., but people living on that stretch will be allowed access. For everyone else, the detour is via Oil Tank Rd. (Google Maps) Oil Tank Road in Iroquois Falls is going to see more traffic than usual next Thursday. Public works director Joel Cyr says it will serve as the major route between the Falls and Nellie Lake, while Jacob’s Hill Road is closed between Oil Tank and Anson Drive. “We’ll be performing an emergency culvert repair, so we’ll have to close the road,” Cyr notes. The road’s expected to be closed between 5:00am and 5:00pm. “The culvert is located about 200 metres east of Vanier Road,” says Cyr. People who live on either side of the repair site will be allowed through.