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Weekly Traffic Advisories


GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Canal Bridge, Whitehead

Canal Bridge, on White Head Road, will be closed for emergency construction on Monday, November 1, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

No vehicle access at that time. Emergency pedestrian crossing will be in place.


ANNAPOLIS COUNTY: Brickton Bridge, Brickton

Brickton Bridge on Mount Hanley Road will be closed for repairs until Friday, December 17.

A detour is in place.

ANTIGONISH COUNTY: Highway 104, James River

Highway 104, westbound lane about one kilometre west of James River Interchange, Exit 30, will be reduced to one lane for approximately one kilometre.

Twinning work continues until 2023.

Signs are in place and drivers are encouraged to use caution.


Construction on Mira Gut Bridge will continue until late fall. Mira Bay Drive, from Brickyard Road to Mira Gut Lane, will be limited to local traffic only.

Access to the beach parking area and washroom facilities will remain open during construction.


Burnett Bridge, over MacLean Brook, on Route 224 in Pine Grove/Gays River will be closed until further notice.

Detour signage and 30-tonne weight restriction will be in place. All other trucks to follow posted truck route. Detour is via Saint Andrews River Road.

COLCHESTER COUNTY: Creamery Bridge, Brookfield

Creamery Bridge on Route 289 is reduced to one lane for repairs until Wednesday, November 3.

Wide loads will be detoured via Forest Glen Road and Brentwood Road. Traffic lights are in place.

COLCHESTER COUNTY: Old Truro Road, Tatamagouche

Old Truro Road, from Kennedy Hill intersection to the Cross Road in North River, will be closed until further notice due to a large culvert failure.

A detour is in place.

DIGBY COUNTY: Joggins Bridge, Highway 101

Joggins Bridge, between exits 25 and 26, will be reduced to one lane with a reduced speed limit of 80 km/h due to bridge rehabilitation. Work will take place until Sunday, November 7.

Traffic control is in place.

GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Route 344 (Main Street), Mulgrave

Route 344/Main Street traffic is being re-routed onto the newly installed detour bridge. The entrance to Mill Street from Main Street will remain closed, and drivers should use an alternate route. Signs are in place.

The detour will remain in place until Wednesday, August 31, 2022.

HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Dillmans Bridge, Meaghers Grant

Dillmans Bridge on Wyse Road is closed until further notice. A detour is available via Old Guysborough Road. Signs are in place.

HANTS COUNTY: Highway 102, Lantz

A temporary detour is in place on Highway 102 north of Exit 8, Elmsdale, for the replacement of the Nine Mile River bridges, northbound and southbound. This work is part of ongoing construction for the new Lantz Interchange and Connector Road.

HANTS COUNTY: Highway 101, Windsor

As part of the Highway 101 twinning project, the Exit 5 eastbound off-ramp will be closed until Friday, November 12, for construction of the new ramp.

Detour signs are in place.

HANTS COUNTY: Hydes Bridge, Lantz

Hydes Bridge on Highway 277 is closed until further notice.

A detour is in place via Dutch Settlement Road, Elmsdale Road and Trunk 2. Signs are in place.

INVERNESS COUNTY: Trunk 19, Strathlorne
Broad Cove Banks Road, southerly to Strathlorne Scottsville Road on Trunk 19 will be reduced to one lane for installing of new water and sewer infrastructure until December.

Traffic control is in place.

KINGS COUNTY: Bear Brook Bridge, Berwick

Bear Brook Bridge on Russia Road is closed for repairs until further notice. A detour is in place.

LUNENBURG COUNTY: Indian Path Bridge, Bayport

Indian Path Bridge, Route 332, is reduced to one lane for repairs until further notice.

A detour is in place for vehicles over five tonnes.

PICTOU COUNTY: Trenton Connector, Trenton

A new roundabout will be constructed at the intersection of Trenton Connector and Granton-Abercrombie Road, and the connector will be repaved between that intersection and Highway 106. Work takes place until Monday, November 15.

Traffic control and four-way stop on site. Work takes place from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

RICHMOND COUNTY: Port Royal Bridge, Isle Madame

Port Royal Bridge on Port Royal Road is closed until further notice. A detour is in place on MacEachern Road.

YARMOUTH COUNTY: Argyle Head #2 Bridge, Argyle Head

Argyle Head #2 Bridge on Argyle Head Road will be closed to replace the bridge deck until Wednesday, November 10.

A detour is in place.


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