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Weekly Traffic Advisories

CONTINUING WORK


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 about one kilometre.

Twinning work continues until 2023.

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


CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Mira Gut Bridge, Mira Gut

Construction on Mira Gut Bridge will continue until 2022. 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.


COLCHESTER COUNTY: Burnett Bridge

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

Detour signs 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: 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.


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 August 31, 2022.


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, December 10, for construction of the new ramp.

Detour signs are in place.


HANTS COUNTY: Highway 101, Windsor

As part of the Highway 101 twinning project, the Exit 6 westbound off-ramp will be closed until Monday, December 6, for widening, repaving and the construction of a retaining wall.

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 Friday, December 10.

Traffic control 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.


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.


SHELBURNE COUNTY: Rockland

Rockland Road/East Ragged Island Road will be reduced to one lane for roadwork until Wednesday, December 15.

Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.


YARMOUTH COUNTY: Argyle Head Road, Argyle

Argyle Head Road, from Trunk 3 to the start of pavement at the intersection with Highway 103, will have alternating lane closures for grading and gravelling until Wednesday, December 15.

This roadway has a level crossing with Highway 103, which will be affected by lane closures while work takes place around the intersection.

Traffic control is on site. Work takes places from sunrise to sunset.


YARMOUTH COUNTY: Beaver River Road, Beaver River

Beaver River Road, from Highway 101 to Cedar Lake Road, will have alternating lane closures for grading and gravelling until Wednesday, December 15.

This roadway has a level crossing with Highway 101, which will be affected by lane closures while work takes place around the intersection.

Traffic control is on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.


YARMOUTH COUNTY: Lake Annis

Lake Annis Road, from end of pavement to Lake George Road, will be reduced to one lane for roadwork until Wednesday, December 15.

Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.


YARMOUTH COUNTY: Surettes Island

Tittle Road will be reduced to one lane for road work until Wednesday, December 15.

Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.


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