News release

Weekly Traffic Advisories

NEW WORK


INVERNESS COUNTY: Route 105

Route 105, for about half a kilometre east of Northside River Denys Road, will be reduced to one lane for cold planing and repaving from Tuesday, May 20, until Thursday, July 31.

Traffic control and pilot vehicle on site. Work takes place from 5:30 .m. to 8:30 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946


QUEENS COUNTY: Old Kettle Bridge/Old Kettle Road

Old Kettle Bridge on Old Kettle Road in Mill Village, south of Highway 103, will be reduced to one lane for bridge repairs from Tuesday, May 20, to Friday, May 23.

Traffic will experience short delays.

Local Area Office: 902-354-5035 Fax: 902-354-3106


VICTORIA COUNTY: Trunk 30, St. Anns

Trunk 30, from the intersection of Highway 105 northerly for five kilometres to St. Anns will have one lane closures for gravelling, paving and guardrail installation from Tuesday, May 20, to Friday, June 20.

Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-674-2146 Fax: 902-674-2170


CONTINUING WORK


ANNAPOLIS COUNTY - Highway 101

Highway 101, from 1.2 kilometres east of Exit 18 to Exit 19, will be reduced to one lane for guardrail installation, patching and repaving until Sunday, Aug. 31.

Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-825-4827 Fax: 902-825-3593


CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Louisbourg Highway, (Trunk 22)

Traffic on sections of the Louisbourg Highway (Trunk 22), between Landry Crescent and Albert Bridge will be reduced to one lane to allow for repaving, until Thursday, July, 31.

Traffic will be controlled by signs and traffic control people. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-794-5120 Fax: 902-794-5141


CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Barronsfield Road

Barronsfield Road, from the intersection of Route 242 north toward Minudie, will be reduced to one lane for paving until Thursday, July 31.

Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-667-6586 Fax: 902-667-3424


CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Route 321

Route 321, west from the intersection of Wyvern Road will be reduced to one lane for paving until Sunday, Aug. 31.

Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-667-6586 Fax: 902-667-3424


HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Burnside Drive

Burnside Drive will have lane closures for widening at various times until Saturday, May 31. Gravelling, signal installation, paving and repaving will take place from Commodore Drive to Exit 3 and from the eastbound ramp from Highway 111 to Burnside Drive for about one kilometre.

Traffic control consists of cones, barriers, signs and people. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

Local Area Office: 902-424-6144 Fax: 902-424-0054


HANTS COUNTY: Halfway River Bridge

Halfway River Bridge, on Bog Road, will be closed weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for bridge decking until Wednesday, May 21.

The bridge is open evenings and on weekends. A detour is available on Route 1.

Local Area Office: 902-757-2929 Fax: 902-757-2270


HANTS COUNTY: Route 215

Route 215 from Sherman Lake Road to Hiltz Road will be reduced to one lane for ditching, culvert work, patching and paving from Thursday, July, 31.

Traffic controls consist of traffic control people and signs. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

Local Area Office: 902-798-5957 Fax: 902-798-2927


HANTS COUNTY: Trunk 14

Trunk 14 from Garden Road in Nine Mile River to Trunk 2 in Milford will be reduced to one lane until Sunday, Aug. 31.

Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from dawn to dusk.

Local Area Office: 902-883-9789 Fax: 902-883-8732


KINGS COUNTY: Glebe Bridge

Glebe bridge on Route 201 will have a 2.7-metre height restriction and a 15-tonne weight restriction until further notice.

Local Area Office: 902-538-3877 Fax: 902-538-8288


KINGS COUNTY: Hantsport

Kates Bridge on Tannery Road in Hantsport is closed for repairs until Friday, May 30.

A detour is available on Avon Street.

Local Area Office: 902-527-5448 Fax: 902-527-5371


KINGS COUNTY: Ira Bill Road

Ira Bill Road in Billtown, Kings Co. is closed because of a culvert failure until Friday, July 18.

Traffic control consists of barricades. Detour signs in place.

Local Are Office: 902-679-4308 Fax: 902-679-6124


LUNENBURG COUNTY: Highway 103

Highway 103 will have alternating lane closures for cold planing, repaving and shouldering until Friday, June 27.

An alternate route is available at Trunk 3 from Exit 6 to Exit 7 from Hubbards to East River.

Local Area Office: 902-543-7376 Fax: 902-543-5596


LUNENBURG COUNTY: Route 324

Route 324 in Lunenburg Co., for 4.5 kilometres between Blockhouse and Lunenburg, will have alternating lane closures for ditching and culvert installation until Friday, May 23.

Traffic control consists of cones, barrels, a flashing light unit and pilot vehicle. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-543-7376 Fax: 902-543-5596


LUNENBURG COUNTY: Route 331

Route 331, from LaHave to West Dublin, will be reduced to one lane for cold planing, paving and shouldering until Friday, May 23.

Traffic control consists of cones, barrels, flashing light unit and pilot vehicle. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-543-7376 Fax: 902-543-5596


PICTOU COUNTY: Big Gut Bridge

Route 348 in Pictou County will be closed north of Greens Point Road at the Big Gut Bridge for replacement of the bridge until Tuesday, Aug. 5.

Detour routes are available via Egypt Road or Chance Harbour Road.

Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-752-7184


PICTOU COUNTY: Road Closure

Flooding has caused the closure of two sections of Six Mile Brook Road in the Salt Springs area until further notice. The sections are at Morrison culvert south of Graveyard Road. The other section is for almost one kilometre north of Morrison Culvert.

Local Area Office: 902-925-2247 Fax: 902-925-2704


PICTOU COUNTY: West River East Side Road

West River East Side Road near Salt Springs is reduced to one lane for repairs until further notice. Traffic control consists of signals. A wide-load detour route is marked.

Local Area Office: 902-755-7060 Fax: 902-755-7049


QUEENS COUNTY: Trunk 8

Trunk 8, from the intersection of Route 210 to the intersection of Chapel Hill Drive, near Middlefield, Queens Co., will have alternating lane closures for paving and shoulder work until Friday, June 6.

Traffic control consists of cones, a barrier, flashing light and a pilot vehicle. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-543-7376 Fax: 902-543-5596


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Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal 902-424-0849 E-mail: