Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

February 12, 2016 1:00 PM

CONTINUING WORK

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COLCHESTER COUNTY: Balfron Bridge

The Balfron Bridge, over the Waugh River on Route 311 loop to Murphy Road, is closed, except to local traffic, for repairs until Friday, Feb. 19.

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DIGBY COUNTY: Salmon River Bridge

The Salmon River Bridge, on Trunk 1, in Salmon River, is reduced to one lane for repairs until further notice.

The bridge has an 18 tonne weight restriction. Vehicles over 18 tonnes must use the detour route on Salmon River Road, Exit 32, Highway 101 to Exit 31.

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INVERNESS COUNTY: Crowdis Bridge

Crowdis Bridge is closed until further notice for repairs. A detour is available via Crowdis Cross, West Big Intervale, and Hatchery roads.

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INVERNESS COUNTY: West Lake Ainslie Road

The Hayes River Bridge on West Lake Ainslie Road has a 15 tonne weight restriction.

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LUNENBURG COUNTY: Martins Brook Bridge

Martins Brook Bridge, Trunk 3, about 900 metres north of Hermans Island Road, is closed for replacement until Friday, Feb 19.

Detour on Trunk 3 to Fauxburg Road, Northwest Road, Schnares Crossing Road back to Trunk 3.

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VICTORIA COUNTY: Gillis Bridge

Gillis Bridge, on North Branch Road, just past Uisge Bàn (USH-KA BAN) Falls Provincial Park, is closed until further notice.

Access to the park is not affected.

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