Weekly Traffic Advisories

first_img CONTINUING WORK COLCHESTER COUNTY: Porteau’s Bridge: Porteau’s Bridge, about six kilometres south from Trunk 6 on Route 246, will be reduced to one lane to replace rails from Monday, Dec. 8 until Tuesday, Dec. 23. Traffic control people will be on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-893-6194 Fax: 902-893-8175 -30- Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 INVERNESS COUNTY: Doyle’s Bridge Doyle’s Bridge, on the East Margaree Road, will be closed until further notice. Detour on East Margaree Crossroad. LUNENBURG COUNTY: Trunk 10 Trunk 10 will have alternating one-lane closures for ditching and culvert installation until Friday, Dec. 19. There are a pilot vehicle, flashing light unit, traffic cones and traffic control people on site. Local Area Office: 902-565-6841 Fax: 902-563-2517 CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Thompson Road Thompson Road, between Crowley Road and Pugwash River Road, will be closed for culvert replacement until further notice. CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Grand Lake Road Grand Lake Road will have alternating lane closures until Tuesday, Dec. 30 to install traffic signals at the entrance of Central Supplies and the Petro Canada station. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. INVERNESS COUNTY: Grand Etang Bridge The Grand Etang Bridge will occasionally be reduced to one lane for bridge replacement until Friday, Dec. 19. A detour is available on a temporary bridge marked with signs and lighting. Traffic control people will be on site. KINGS COUNTY: Hantsport Kates Bridge on Tannery Road in Hantsport is closed for repairs until further notice. A detour is available on Avon Street. Local Area Office: 902-679-4308 Fax: 902-679-6124 Local Area Office: 902-543-7376 Fax: 902-543-5596 Local Area Office: 902-424-4670 Fax: 902-424-7116 Local Area Office: 902-538-3877 Fax: 902-538-8288 LUNENBURG COUNTY: Trunk 3, Gold River Bridge A one-lane bridge is open on Trunk 3 between Mahone Bay and Chester while the new Gold River Bridge is being built. Work is expected to continue until August. Traffic lights are in place. CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Trunk 4 Trunk 4 for 1.5 kilometres will have a one-lane closure for upgrades until Aug. 31. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset. PICTOU COUNTY: Young Road Access to and from Highway 104 on Young Road in Pine Tree will be closed until further notice for the Highway 104 twinning project. The road remains open to local residents but has no exit. YARMOUTH COUNTY: Grey Bridge Grey Bridge on Grey Road, East Kemptville, will be closed indefinitely for repairs. PICTOU COUNTY: Thorburn Road Thorburn Road will be closed until Wednesday, Dec. 17, to remove the underpass near Thorburn Consolidated School. Motorists are advised to use the detour route adjacent to the Thorburn Road, via Hollow Road. Local Area Office: 902-625-4388 Fax: 902-625-4393 KINGS COUNTY: Glebe Bridge Glebe Bridge on Route 201 will have a 2.7-metre height restriction and a 15-tonne weight restriction until further notice. Local Area Office: 902-543-4671 Fax: 902-543-5596 GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Route 344 Route 344 at Middle Melford will have alternating one-lane closures for construction of detour bridge and approaches at Melford bridge until Jan. 31. Motorist can expect delays and to encounter gravel and rough sections. Work takes place from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday and some weekends. Local Area Office: 902-563-2518 Fax: 902-563-2517 Local Area Office: 902-667-2972 Fax: 902-667-8294 INVERNESS COUNTY: Murrays Hill Bridge Murrays Hill Bridge, which crossed the Mabou River near Rankinville Road, is closed because of damage sustained during flooding. The bridge will reopen next summer. Local Area Office: 902-533-2771 Fax: 902-533-4352 Local Area Office: 902-755-7152 Fax: 902-755-7184 NEW WORK Local Area Office: 902-742-2415 Fax: 902-742-0649 Local Area Office: 902-798-6889 Fax: 902-798-2927 HANTS COUNTY: Highway 101 and Bog Road Overpass The Bog Road overpass, above Highway 101, is closed until Sunday, Dec. 28. It is being replaced as part of the Highway 101 twinning project. A marked detour route is available on Rand Street, Bishopville Road, and Old Post Road. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-295-2700 Fax: 902-295-2617 Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-755-7184 KINGS COUNTY: Hillaton Road Hillaton Road will be closed for bridge repairs until spring. A detour route is available from Route 221 to Route 358 to Saxon Street. Local Area Office: 902-527-5448 Fax: 902-527-5371 HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102 Highway 102, southbound for about 500 metres to Exit 7, will have occasional one-lane closures until Friday, Dec. 12, to install truck weighing equipment.last_img read more