News releases from Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal issued in the specified time period (Page 29)

Province Launching Segway Pilot Project

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

The province has introduced a Segway pilot project to test and evaluate Segway use on streets and sidewalks.

Victoria County, Englishtown Ferry Back in Service

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

VICTORIA COUNTY: Englishtown Ferry

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CONTINUING WORK

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CONTINUING WORK

Province Releases 2014-15 Highway Improvement Plan

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Work is well underway for a busy construction season with more than 120 highway and bridge projects planned for this year.

Gravel Road Weight Restrictions to be Removed

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Effective 12:01 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 23, weight restrictions on gravel roads in Hants, Halifax, Kings, Annapolis, Digby and Lunenburg counties will be removed.

Fire Destroys Antigonish Plow Shed

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Backup plows from around Nova Scotia are on their way to Antigonish to fill in for three provincial plows lost in a fire at the Antigonish Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal plow shed on Highway 104.

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CONTINUING WORK

Gravel Road Weight Restrictions

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

WEST-CENTRAL NOVA SCOTIA: Road Weight Restrictions Announced

Traffic Advisory, Englishtown Ferry Out of Service

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

VICTORIA COUNTY: Englishtown Ferry

Traffic Advisory, Road Conditions

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Forecasted rain for Saturday, Jan. 11 will make ice-covered gravel roads very slippery this weekend. The rain will wash away the sand recently put on the roads to improve conditions.

Traffic Advisory, Lunenburg County

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

LUNENBURG COUNTY: LaHave ferry

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CONTINUING WORK

Traffic Advisory, LaHave Ferry

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

LUNENBURG COUNTY: LaHave Ferry

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Drivers are encouraged to stay off the roads if at all possible in areas of the province where the blizzard is hitting the hardest. If people must travel, motorists should check road conditions first by phoning 511, view provincial highway cameras online at http://novascotia.ca/tran/cameras/all.asp or visit http://511.gov.ns.ca/ .

Pluie verglaçante prévue en Nouvelle-Écosse

Emergency Management Office / Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

On demande aux Néo-Écossais de se préparer en vue d'une période considérable de pluie verglaçante débutant en fin de semaine et se poursuivant pendant la semaine de Noël. Environnement Canada prévoit de la pluie suivie d'une chute soudaine de la température, ce qui pourrait avoir un impact sur les lignes électriques et rendre la conduite dangereuse.

Nova Scotians Should Prepare for Significant Freezing Rain

Emergency Management Office / Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Nova Scotians should prepare for a possible significant freezing rain event beginning this weekend and continuing into Christmas week.

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

NEW WORK --

Traffic Advisory, Lunenburg County

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

LUNENBURG COUNTY: Tancook Ferry

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

CONTINUING WORK