Weekly Traffic Advisories
HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY/HANTS COUNTY: Highway 102
Highway 102 northbound, toward Truro, between Exit 7 and Exit 8 will be closed (both lanes) from Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m. to Saturday, March 2 at 10:30 a.m. for bridge repairs.
Detour in place at Exit 7.
Because of the repairs the highway between the exits will also be down to one lane before and after the work until Thursday, March 7.
Reduce speed, be prepared to stop and expect delays.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Nappan Marsh (Rainbow) Bridge Trunk 2
Nappan Marsh (Rainbow) Bridge over the Nappan River on Trunk 2, outside Amherst, is closed until further notice.
A detour is available on Route 302, Southampton Road and Smith Road. Traffic approaching Amherst is being rerouted a short distance on the Nappan and Lower Porter Roads, while traffic leaving Amherst is required to detour on Smith Road.
HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102/103 - Bicentennial Highway
Blasting is taking place on Highway 102 between Exit 2A and Exit 1D and Highway 103 between Exit 2A and Exit 1B. Work is for the new 102/103 interchange.
Blasting will take place twice a day at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for ten-minute intervals. Work is expected to continue until Sunday, March 31.
INVERNESS COUNTY: Cranton Bridge, Margaree Centre
Cranton Bridge, Margaree Centre, is closed until further notice due to safety concerns. A replacement bridge is expected this year.
A detour is in place via East Big Intervale Road, Crowdis Cross Road and West Big Intervale Road.
LUNENBURG COUNTY: LaHave Island Bridge
The LaHave Island Bridge will be undergoing repairs until Friday March 8. During this time, the bridge will be closed to motorists from 8:30 a.m. to noon, and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday. The bridge will be open to pedestrians and emergency vehicles.
RICHMOND COUNTY: Port Royal Bridge
Port Royal Bridge, Port Royal Road on Isle Madame, is closed until further notice. A detour is in place on MacEachern Road.
YARMOUTH COUNTY: Cape Forchu Bridge, Route 304
Cape Forchu Bridge on Route 304, Yarmouth Bar, is reduced to one lane for repairs until Sunday, March 31.
Traffic lights and traffic control personnel will be on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.