Weekly Traffic Advisories

first_img HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102, Night Work Sections of the Halifax-bound lanes of Highway 102, between Exit 5 at Fall River and Exit 4-C at Glendale Avenue and Duke Street, are reduced to one lane during night hours. On weekdays, lane reductions begin at 7 p.m. and end at 6 a.m. On weekends, the lane reductions are from 7 p.m. until 7 a.m. Delays are possible during construction. Travel with caution and use an alternate route if possible. Work will be completed this fall. ANTIGONISH COUNTY: Highway 104 Sections of Highway 104, from Pomquet River Road for about two kilometres to Exit 36A, are reduced to one lane for repaving until Friday, June 12. Traffic control people are on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. PICTOU/COLCHESTER COUNTIES: Route 289 Route 289 from Pictou/Colchester County line, west for almost six kilometres, will be down to one lane for asphalt and concrete patching and paving. This will require reduced speed and may require vehicles to stop. The work, from sunrise to sunset, is expected to be finished by Wednesday, Sept. 30. A flag person will be on site. HANTS/COLCHESTER COUNTIES: Whittenburg Road Whittenburg Road in Lower Stewiacke, from Route 224 north to the Colchester County line for about four kilometres, will be down to one lane for asphalt and concrete patching and paving. This will require reduced speed and may require vehicles to stop. The work, from sunrise to sunset, is expected to be finished by Wednesday, Sept. 30. CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Eddy Road Eddy Road to Fort Lawrence, near Amherst, is closed until further notice because of a collapsed culvert. HANTS COUNTY: Walton Woods Road Walton Woods Road will be reduced to one lane for repaving until Monday, July 31. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. HANTS COUNTY: Clayton McKay Road The Clayton McKay Road, near Smiley’s Provincial Park, will be closed until Sunday, June 28, to replace the bridge. Detour signs will be posted. Access to the park will not be affected. LUNENBURG COUNTY: Route 332 Route 332, from Trunk 3 towards Riverport for about eight kilometres, will have alternating one-lane closures for paving until Wednesday, Sept. 30. Traffic control will have stop and go traffic. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset. VICTORIA COUNTY: Gillis Bridge Gillis Bridge, on North Branch Road, just past Uisge Bàn (USH-KA BAN) Falls Provincial Park, is closed until further notice. Access to the park is not affected. -30- INVERNESS COUNTY: West Lake Ainslie Road The Hayes River Bridge on West Lake Ainslie Road has a 15-tonne weight restriction. INVERNESS COUNTY: Crowdis Bridge Crowdis Bridge is closed until further notice for repairs. A detour is available via Crowdis Cross, West Big Intervale, and Hatchery roads. LUNENBURG COUNTY: Varner Bridge Work has begun on a new bridge beside the existing Varner Bridge on Route 208 near New Germany. The bridge is open during construction, but there may be occasional, brief closures during construction. Drivers should use extra caution in the area. The new two-lane bridge will be completed this year. INVERNESS COUNTY: Trunk 19 Trunk 19, from about five kilometres north of the Port Hastings Rotary at Creignish, north for 6.5 kilometres, will be reduced to one lane for patching and paving until Friday, July 31. Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle will be on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. LUNENBURG COUNTY: Old Town Bridge, Bridgewater The Old Town Bridge on Trunk 3 over the LaHave River will be closed to all traffic until June 12 for repairs. Traffic will be detoured via the Veterans Memorial Bridge. COLCHESTER, HANTS COUNTIES: Highway 102, Shubenacadie River Construction on Highway 102, at the bridges over the Shubenacadie River, continues until September. Traffic is moving in both directions, but drivers are urged to travel with extra caution in the area. PICTOU COUNTY: Glenfallach Road Glenfallach Road, from Woodburn Road to Fraser’s Mountain Branch Road, for almost one kilometre, will periodically be reduced to one lane for gravelling and seal coating until Monday, Aug. 31. Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. HANTS COUNTY: New Cheverie Road New Cheverie Road will be reduced to one lane for repaving until Monday, July 31. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. HANTS/COLCHESTER COUNTIES: Meadow Road Meadow Road, from Cooks Brook Road to Route 224, will be down to one lane for asphalt and concrete patching and paving. This will require reduced speed and may require vehicles to stop. The work, from sunrise to sunset, is expected to be finished by Wednesday, Sept. 30. RICHMOND COUNTY: Grandique Ferry Road Grandique Ferry Road, from Route 320 for 3.6 kilometres to the end of pavement, is reduced to one lane for paving and patching until Saturday, Oct. 31. Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle are on site. The work takes place from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 118, Fall River The Highway 118 overpass over Perrin Drive in Fall River is reduced to one lane in each direction during repairs until Monday, June 15. Two lanes are open during peak hours. For inbound lanes, it is 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Monday to Friday, and 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Friday, for outbound lanes. DIGBY COUNTY: Bonnie Road The Bonnie Road Overpass over Highway 101 near Meteghan, Digby Co., is closed to all traffic until further notice. A detour route is marked. PICTOU COUNTY: Scotch Hill Road Scotch Hill Road, from Route 376 northerly to River John Road, will be periodically reduced to one lane for asphalt patching and paving until Monday, Aug. 31. Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. KINGS COUNTY: Whitman Bridge Whitman Bridge, on Whitman Road between Maple Avenue and Ward Road in Aylesford, is closed for repairs until further notice. The detour route is Maple Avenue to Victoria Road to Ward Road. PICTOU COUNTY: River John Road River John Road, from Meadowville Station Road to Scotch Hill Road, will periodically be reduced to one lane for asphalt patching and paving until Monday, Aug. 31. Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. PICTOU COUNTY: Springville Bridge Springville Bridge on Springville Road will be closed until further notice. Detour on East River West Side Road and Route 348. CONTINUING WORK DIGBY COUNTY: Melanson Mills Bridge Melanson Mills Bridge on Marc Comeau Road is closed until further notice to replace the deck. A detour route is in place. PICTOU COUNTY: Fraser’s Mountain Branch Road Fraser’s Mountain Branch Road, from Fraser’s Mountain Road to Glenfallach Road for about three kilometres, will periodically be reduced to one lane for gravelling and seal coating until Monday, Aug. 31. Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. COLCHESTER/CUMBERLAND: Highway 104 Traffic on sections of the eastbound lanes of Highway 104, from west of Exit 8 at Westchester to the Mines Bass River Road underpass, are reduced to one lane for guardrail repairs and repaving until Monday, Aug. 31. Traffic control people are on site. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.last_img