News release

Weekly Traffic Advisories

NEW WORK


ANNAPOLIS COUNTY: Fitch Road

Fitch Road will be closed for bridge repairs until Sunday, April 28. Motorists are advised to take an alternate route.


COLCHESTER COUNTY: Tatamagouche-Cooper BridgeCooper Bridge on Cooper Road is closed for repairs until Friday, May 3. Motorists are advised to take an alternate route.


CONTINUING WORK


GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Melford Brook Bridge

The Melford Brook Bridge, on Route 344 at Middle Melford, is closed. A two-lane detour bridge is in place until a permanent bridge is built. The speed limit is reduced to 60 km/h and warning signs are in place.


HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Joseph Howe Drive Overpass

Repairs are being made on the Joseph Howe overpass on Highway 102, Exit 0 until Saturday, Nov. 30.

Expect alternate travel lanes. Please reduce speed to 50 km/h and drive with extra caution in the area or use an alternate route.


HANTS COUNTY: Highway 102

Highway 102, about four kilometres north of Exit 10, at Shubenacadie Bridge, is reduced to one lane to build a temporary detour until June 2015. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.


INVERNESS COUNTY: Crowdis Bridge

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


VICTORIA COUNTY: Red Bridge, Big Baddeck

The Red Bridge on the Old Margaree Road in Big Baddeck is closed to traffic. A detour is in place. The bridge is scheduled to be replaced by summer 2013.

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Media Contact:

Sue McKeage
Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal 902-424-8978 Cell: 902-430-4662 E-mail: