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Weekly Traffic Advisories

CONTINUING WORK


CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Alder Point Road

Alder Point Road, from the train tracks to the end of the road, about 7.5 kilometres, will be reduced to one lane for chip sealing until Monday, June 30.

Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle will be on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

Local Area Office: 902-563-2518 Fax: 902-563-2517


CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Little Pond Road

Little Pond Road at the intersection of Route 305 (Florence Corner) to Schoolhouse Road for 4.5 kilometres will be reduced to one lane for chip sealing until Monday, June 30.

Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle will be on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

Local Area Office: 902-563-2518 Fax: 902-563-2517


CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Louisbourg Highway

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

Signs and traffic control people will be on site. 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 Friday, Aug. 1. 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 traffic control people. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

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


HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102

Highway 102, south from Exit 7 (Enfield) to Exit 5A (Aerotech) including ramps, will be reduced to one lane for paving until Friday, June 20.

Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-424-4670 Fax: 902-424-7116


HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 107

Section 1: Highway 107, Exit 19 to Exit 21, including ramps at Exit 20 and William Porter Connector, will be reduced to one lane.

Section 2: East Jeddore Road, will be reduced to one lane for 3.8 kilometres.

Work takes place until Thursday, July 31. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-835-1641 Fax: 902-835-1860


HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Route 333

Route 333 from Blind Bay, east to Shad Bay for about 8.8 kilometres will be reduced to one lane for patching and repaving until Sunday, Aug. 31.

Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-835-2702 Fax: 902-835-1860


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 until Thursday, July, 31.

Traffic control people and signs will be on site. 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


INVERNESS COUNTY: Route 105

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

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

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


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 further notice.

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


KINGS COUNTY: Route 358

There will be a one-lane closure until Friday, Oct. 31, to repave Route 358 from Route 341 (Canard Street) north for three kilometres to Route 221 in Canning. Also, repaving will take place on Route 358 from Route 221 (at the town monument) north for three kilometres to Woodside Road.

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

Local Area Office: 902-542-6344 Fax: 902-542-6342


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


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: Granton-Abercrombie Road

Granton-Abercrombie Road, from the Trenton Connector north for about 5.7 kilometres will be reduced to one lane for patching and paving until Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-755-7184


PICTOU COUNTY: Highway 104

Highway 104 from the end of existing twinning east for about 9.8 kilometres to Exit 27A, will be reduced to one lane for patching and repaving until Monday, June 30.

Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle will be on site. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-755-7184


PICTOU COUNTY: Highway 104

Highway 104, west bound, will be closed between Exit 20 and Exit 19 near Saltsprings for bridge repairs on the West River East Side Road Underpass structure until Saturday, June 28.

A detour route is available via Trunk 4. Temporary traffic signals will be operating at the intersection of Trunk 4, Pleasant Valley and Patterson Hill intersection for the duration of the detour.

Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-755-7184


PICTOU COUNTY: Road Closure

Flooding has closed two sections of Six Mile Brook Road in the Salt Springs area until further notice. The first section is at Morrison culvert south of Graveyard Road. The other section is for about 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


VICTORIA COUNTY: Big Baddeck Road

Big Baddeck Road from the Old Margaree intersection north for five kilometres will be reduced to one lane for pipe installation, ditching, guardrail installation and paving until Sunday, Aug. 31.

Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.

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


VICTORIA COUNTY: Trunk 30 to St. Anns

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

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

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

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