first_img CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Thompson Road Thompson Road, between Crawley and Pugwash River Road, will be closed for culvert replacement until further notice. A detour is available on Crawley Road. HANTS COUNTY: Bog Road Overpass Closed The overpass that carries Bog Road over Highway 101 is closed until Sunday, Nov. 30. It will be replaced as part of the Highway 101 twinning project. A marked detour route is available on Rand Street, Bishopville Road, and Old Post Road. GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Glenelg Church Road Glenelg Church Road, from Route 347 at Aspen south to Route 348 at Glenelg, will be have intermittent one-lane closures for upgrading and re-paving until Friday, Oct. 31. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday to Friday and some Saturdays. CONTINUING WORK Local Area Office: 902-674-2146 Fax: 902-674-2170 Local Area Office: 902-798-6889 Fax: 902-798-2927 ANNAPOLIS COUNTY: Shore Road West Shore Road West in Middleton will be reduced to one lane for road, culvert and guardrail upgrades until Friday, Oct. 31. Signs and traffic control people are on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-893-6194 Fax: 902-893-8175 Local Area Office: 902-295-2700 Fax: 902-295-2617 Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 INVERNESS COUNTY: Upper South West Mabou Road The Upper South West Mabou Road, known locally as the Irish Road, is closed because of storm damage. The road, between Moran Road and the River Intervale Road, is expected to be closed for at least two weeks. INVERNESS COUNTY: Trunk 19 Sections of Trunk 19 will be reduced to one lane for repaving from the intersection at Margaree Forks for eight kilometres south to the intersection with Route 395 at South West Margaree. Signs and a pilot vehicle are on site. Work takes place from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m. until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Local Area Office: 902-825-4827 Fax: 902-825-3593 PICTOU COUNTY: East River St. Marys West Side Road The Gunns Bridge on the East River St. Marys West Side Road will be closed until Wednesday, Oct. 15, to replace the bridge. Detour signs are in place. Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 INVERNESS COUNTY: Portree Bridge The Portree Bridge on Hatchery Road will be closed until further notice. There is a detour on East Big Intervale and Hatchery Roads. Local Area Office: 902-563-2518 Fax: 902-563-2517 INVERNESS COUNTY: River Inhabitants Road River Inhabitants Road to McArthur’s Bridge will be closed for bridge replacement until Monday, Sept. 15. Detour signs are in place. Local Area Office: 902-674-2146 Fax: 902-674-2170 Local Area Office: 902-794-5120 Fax: 902-794-5141 Local Area Office: 902-485-7034 Fax: 902-485-7047 Local Area Office: 902-578-9679 Fax: 902-563-0540 KINGS COUNTY: Route 221 Route 221 will be closed about one kilometre west of Black Rock Road for replacement of the Rufus Power Culvert from Monday, Sept. 15 to Saturday, Sept. 20. A detour is available on Black Rock Road, Brooklyn Street, and Pleasant Valley Road. INVERNESS COUNTY: Grand Etang Bridge The Grand Etang Bridge in the community of Grand Etang will occasionally be reduced to one lane for bridge replacement until Friday, Oct. 31. A detour is available via a temporary bridge, marked with signs and directional lighting. Traffic control people will be on site. CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Trunk 2, Parrsboro Traffic on sections of Trunk 2 between the Parrsboro town line and Lakelands Road will be restricted to one lane for repaving until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Work takes place between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Signs and traffic control people are on site. Local Area Office: 902-667-0366 Fax: 902-667-3424 Local Area Office: 902-625-4056 Fax: 902-625-0763 Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 INVERNESS COUNTY: Murray Truss Bridge Murray Truss Bridge on the Murray Hill Road is closed because of storm damage. The bridge will be assessed and the road closed until repairs are completed. Local Area Office: 902-798-6889 Fax: 902-798-2927 Local Area Office: 902-863-0364 Fax: 902-863-7482 ANTIGONISH COUNTY: Trunk 7 Sections of Trunk 7, south from the intersection of Highway 104 at Antigonish, are restricted to one lane until Friday Oct. 31 for repaving. Signs, traffic control people and a pilot vehicle are on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Motorists are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. Local Area Office: 902-542-6344 Fax: 902-542-6342 Local Area Office: 902-825-4827 Fax: 902-825-3593 HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Route 224 Trunk 224 will have stop-and-go traffic for chip sealing until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Motorist are advised to watch for flying stones. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102, Northbound Highway 102 northbound between exits 6 and 7 will be reduced to one lane for paving until Friday, Sept. 19. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. KINGS COUNTY: Hantsport Kates Bridge on Tannery Road in Hantsport is closed for repairs until further notice. A detour is available on Avon Street. VICTORIA COUNTY: Cabot Trail Repaving Sections of the Cabot Trail (Trunk 30), south from the Path End Bridge, are restricted to one lane until Friday, Oct. 31 for paving. There are signs and traffic control people on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset, Monday to Saturday. Motorist are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. ANNAPOLIS COUNTY: Highway 101 Highway 101 will be reduced to one lane between Exit 18 (Middleton) and Exit 19 (Lawrencetown) for repaving. Signs and traffic control people are on site but delays are possible. An alternate route is available on Trunk 1. Motorists are advised to drive with extra care in the construction zone and obey signs and personnel. Work continues until Monday, Sept. 15. Local Area Office: 902-563-2518 Fax: 902-563-2517 NEW WORK HANTS COUNTY: Halfway River Bridge, Highway 101 Continuing work on the new bridge and approaches at Halfway River on Highway 101 will require intermittent lane closures on the existing on- and off-ramps at Exit 8 until Friday, Sept. 26. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset, Monday to Friday. Traffic control people and signs are on site. Local Area Office: 902-237-0068 Fax: 902-835-1860 KINGS COUNTY: Aylesford Road About 6.4 kilometres of Aylesford Road will be reduced to one lane for paving until Friday, Oct. 31. Traffic control people are on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. HANTS COUNTY: Route 215 Detour Traffic on Route 215 in the Urbania area near Stewiacke will be detoured because of damage to a culvert. A two-kilometre detour is provided on Ox Bow Road, known locally as Old Loop Shore Road, until further notice. Signs and barricades are in place. Local Area Office: 902-798-5957 Fax: 902-798-2927 Local Area Office: 902-533-2771 Fax: 902-533-4352 Local Area Office: 902-542-6344 Fax: 902-542-6342 Local Area Office: 902-543-4671 Fax: 902-543-5596 Local Area Office: (902)-798-2369 Fax: (902)-798-2927 Local Area Office: 902-527-5448 Fax: 902-527-5371 Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 ANTIGONISH COUNTY: Route 245 Route 245 from Brierly Brook Road, west for eight kilometres, will have alternating lane closures for ditching, repaving and culvert installation until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-538-3877 Fax: 902-538-8288 GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: South River Lake Road South River Lake Road, from the Fire Hall at Salmon River Lake east for 5.5 kilometres, will have alternating one-lane closures for upgrading, graveling and re-paving until Friday, Oct. 31. Traffic control people and a pilot vehicle are on site. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday to Friday and some Saturdays. Local Area Office: 902-625-4388 Fax: 902-625-4393 CAPE BRETON COUNTY: Morrison Road Sections of Morrison Road, between Birch Grove Road and the intersection of Trunk 22, are restricted to one lane until Saturday, Nov. 15 for repaving. Signs, traffic control people, and a pilot vehicle are on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset. Motorists are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. 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 will have no exit. Local Area Office: 902-752-4168 Fax: 902-755-7188 Local Area Office: 902-533-2771 Fax: 902-533-4352 RICHMOND COUNTY: 4 Sections The following sections of road will be reduced to one lane for cold planing, pulverization, repaving and drainage until Tuesday, Sept. 30. – Trunk 4 from the intersection of Black River Road east to South Side River Bourgeois Road for about 8 kilometres. – Highway 104/Trunk 4 Connector at Exit 47 for about one kilometre. – Trunk 4 from River Tillard Bridge, west to Highway 104 for about a half kilometre. – Rock Bay Road from the Rocky Bay Hall, east to Bona Road, for about 2.6 kilometres. There are traffic control people and a pilot vehicle on site. Work takes place from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. KINGS COUNTY: Ira Bill Road Ira Bill Road in Billtown, Kings Co., is closed because of a culvert failure until Wednesday, Oct. 1. Traffic control consists of barricades. Detour signs are in place. 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. CAPE BRETON COUNTY: Keltic Drive Sections of Keltic Drive, between Seaview Drive and O’Neils Road, will be restricted to one lane until Saturday, Nov. 15 for repaving. Signs, traffic control people, and a pilot vehicle are on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset. Motorists are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. CUMBERLAND COUNTY: Newcombe Bridge Newcombe Bridge, about 17 kilometres west from the Cumberland-Colchester county line on Trunk 2, will have a one-lane closures to replace the rail and repair concrete until Friday, Oct. 10. Traffic control signals are in place. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-625-4200 Fax: 902-625-1946 Local Area Office: 902-798-6889 Fax: 902-798-2927 CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPAL: Jamieson Bridge Jamieson Hillside Road in Mira is closed from Trunk 22 to Hills Road for bridge replacement from Monday, Sept. 15 until Saturday, Sept. 27. There is a detour on Hills Road. KINGS COUNTY: North River Road North River Road, starting about 12 kilometres from English Mountain Road and going west for about 2.8 kilometres, will be reduced to one lane until Friday, Oct. 31. Traffic control people are on site. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-752-6224 Fax: 902-755-7184 KINGS COUNTY: Ridge Road Construction Sections of Ridge Road, between White Rock Road and Greenfield Road, are restricted to one lane until Friday, Oct. 31, for repaving. Signs and traffic control people are on site. Motorists are advised to drive with caution in the area. Local Area Office: 902-674-2146 Fax: 902-674-2170 Local Area Office: 902-424-4670 Fax: 902-424-7116 Local Area Office: 902-542-6344 Fax: 902-543-6342 Local Area Office: 902-863-0364 Fax: 902-863-7482 VICTORIA COUNTY: Route 223 Sections of Route 223, from west of Portage Road to Peter Maclean Road in the Estmere area, are restricted to one lane until Friday, Oct. 31 for repaving. There are signs and traffic control people on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset, Monday to Saturday. Motorist are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. PICTOU COUNTY: Granton-Abercrombie Road Granton-Abercrombie Road, from the Trenton Connector north for about 5.7 kilometres, will be reduced to one lane for patching and paving until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Work takes place from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Local Area Office: 902-667-2972 Fax: 902-667-8294 PICTOU COUNTY: Trunk 6 Trunk 6 will only be open to local traffic to facilitate bridge repairs until Monday, Sept, 15. Detour routes are available on Louisville and Joudrey Roads. Local Area Office: 902-538-3877 Fax: 902-538-8288 -30- INVERNESS COUNTY: Highway 105 Traffic on sections of Highway 105, west of Exit 3, is restricted to one lane for repaving until Friday, Oct. 31. Work is taking place between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. Signs, traffic control people, and a pilot vehicle are on site. Local Area Office: 902-755-7152 Fax: 902-755-7184 HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Ingramport Bridge Ingramport Bridge on Trunk 3 will be closed for repairs. A temporary bridge is in place south of the work zone. Work continues until Sunday, Nov. 30. Drivers are advised to obey signs and reduce speed on the temporary bridge and in the work zone. HANTS COUNTY: Chip Sealing Several road sections in Hants County will be chip sealed during September. Affected roads are Trunk 14, Route 215, and Route 224 until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Traffic delays are expected and there will be loose stones on the road surface after work crews have left the area. Motorists are advised to obey signs and personnel, and drive with caution in the area. The work will protect pavement and help prevent potholes. VICTORIA COUNTY: Highway 105 Traffic on sections of Highway 105 from west of Exit 8 to Exit 8 near Baddeck is reduced to one lane for repaving. Work takes place between from sunrise to sunset until Tuesday, Sept. 30. Signs and traffic control people are on site. Motorists are advised to drive with extra care and obey signs and personnel. Local Are Office: 902-679-4308 Fax: 902-679-6124 CAPE BRETON REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Main-a-Dieu Main-a-Dieu Road will have a one-lane closure starting two kilometres east of Trunk 22 and going for 4.7 kilometres towards Main-a-Dieu until Friday, Oct. 31. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. HANTS COUNTY: Trunk 14 and Route 215 Trunk 14, known as the Windsor-Chester Road, and Route 215 will have stop-and-go traffic for chip sealing until Tuesday, Sept 30. Motorists are advised to watch for flying stone. Work takes place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 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 built. Work is expected to end in August 2009. Traffic lights are in place. Local Area Office: 902-798-6889 Fax: 902-798-2927last_img