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Bare (Dry / Wet) Bare (Dry / Wet) Partly Covered Partly Covered
Covered Covered Closed Closed
Construction and other conditions Construction and other conditions
Single Construction Incident and/or Activity Construction Multiple Construction Incidents/Activities Multiple Items Road Closed Closed
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EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURES OR ADVISORIES:

OTHER CLOSURES AND ADVISORIES:
Information on local roads is listed here. For most trunks, routes and 100-series highways, consult the map.
  • YARMOUTH COUNTY
    - Cape Forchu Bridge on route 304, Yarmouth Bar will be reduced to one lane of traffic from 2 Jan 2019 til 31 May. 2019 due to construction, there will be traffic lights and traffic control personnel on site when required, expect delays with alternate lane closures, work will be done from sunrise to sunset
  • ANNAPOLIS COUNTY -
    Arlington Rd, from Port Lorne Rd to Hampton Mountain Rd is reduced to a Gross Maximum Weight of 10 tonne until further notice.
  • ANNAPOLIS COUNTY: NICTAUX
    Eager Bridge on Route 201 in Nictaux will be closed starting Monday May 13th for repairs.
  • ANNAPOLIS COUNTY
    - Eager Bridge Route 201 Nictaux, weight restricted to 15 tonne until further notice.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY - Woodstock Road in Lunenburg now open, but down to 1 lane for 100m
  • Kings County Update: Trunk 12, Hwy-101 and Hwy-1 are bare and dry
  • BLOIS Rd. - from trunk 14 to west Indian road is weight restricted to 10 tonne due to soft conditions
  • Dartmouth- Victoria Railroad Overpass: Construction work to start on May 18th between 9 am and 3pm. Majority of the work will be during the nights after 6pm Mon-Friday and weekends. At times, the traffic will be down to 1 lane. Work is scheduled to be completed by August 31st, 2019.
  • Dartmouth - Hwy 111 Exit 4N is closed for repairs M-F 9 am -3pm beginning Friday April 12/19 until work is complete. Signed detours are in place.
  • Cumberland: Athol Road, gravel portion is closed until further notice due to culvert washed out and flooding
    AMHERST: Eddy Rd is closed until further notice
    Hard Scrabble road, Joggins, between civic address 242 and 298 is closed do to soft road conditions until further notice
    Cumberland: The gravel portion of West Linden Rd Tk 6-West Linden Rd to Shinamacas Rd is closed until further notice
    Trider Road Closed to Vehicles over 5000Kg until further notice
    Hickey Rd closed to vehicles over 12 tons
    Parrsboro: Taylor Lane is reduced to one lane at the intersection of W Brook Road due to flooding.
    Pugwash: Crowley Road between Hansford Rd and Hartford Rd closed due to flooding.
    Cumberland County-Simmonds Branch Rd-closed due to soft spots and washed out culvert
    Highland Rd - closed between Logan Rd and Wallace Grant Rd until further notice due to a washed out culvert
    Oxford: Overpass @ Exit 6 will be reduced to one lane for a period of app. 4 weeks starting April 29 2019. Traffic lights will be in place for the duration of the work. Expect delays.
    CUMBERLAND COUNTY: On Cannan Rd., Southhampton - Bridge Cumberland 105 about 250 meters in from Trunk 2 will have the weight limit lowered to 10 tonnes. No end date at this time.
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    Please be Advised: G Sutherland Bridge on Gil Sutherland Rd is closed until further notice, no estimated time frame.
    THE FOLLOWING ROADS ARE CLOSED DUE TO WASHOUTS AND/OR SOFT CONDITIONS:
    - Matheson Brook Rd. from Rte 326 to Matheson Corner is CLOSED
    - Marshall Road in West New Annan, Colchester is closed until further notice, due to damage to the bridge.
    -Mackenzie Settlement Road, passable with caution. Local traffic only.
    -Archibald Road,passable with caution. Local traffic only.
    -311 Cross road, closed until further notice.
    TATAMAGOUCHE - Sand Point Rd is CLOSED at the Brule Shore Intersection. Open to local traffic only, and is reduced to 12 Tonne Max Weight
    Colchester:
    Kennedy Hill Rd Closed from Truro Rd Intersection to the Kavanaugh Mills Rd intersection until further notice. It is impassable
    Brenton Cross Rd - middle section closed / local traffic only / traffic can exit via Route 289 on one end or Cloverdale Rd on the other
    Highland Rd - Cumberland County end - closed between Logan Rd and Wallace Grant Rd until further notice due to a washed out culvert
  • Caribou Island Rd: Weight Restriction of 12 Ton
    Pictou: Black River Road is close to all traffic from civic 1315 to the Minto Road intersection. Due to soft conditions.
    Carmichael Rd - Open to local traffic only
  • - The Springville General Bridge will be closed Until Further Notice. Traffic detour.
  • RICHMOND COUNTY:
    - Effective December 18, 2017 the Port Royal Bridge in Richmond County will be closed to all traffic. Detour will be via Maceachern Road
    - The Lennox Passage Bridge on Route 320 in Lennox Passage is closed to one lane from November 7, 2018 until June 2019. The open lane is 4.3m wide.
    - S.INVERNESS: South Side River Road, off Port Hood Whycocomagh Rd, will be closed until further notice.
    -RICHMOND COUNTY - Salmom River road Closed from 1 km north of route 247 to Potlotek Chapel Island Until Further Notice do to soft road conditions and culvert replacement
  • INVERNESS:
    Cranton Crossing Rd is closed to all traffic until further notice. Detour will be through the Crowdis Crossing Road.
    Inverness: MacLean‚019s Bridge INV112, located on North Side River Denys Rd, approximately 50 metres south of Eden Rd, in Inverness County, is now restricted to vehicles with a maximum weight of 15 tonnes. ‚01C
    Inverness:Please be advised that the South River Road Hwy-19 is temporarily open, but not exempt to weight restrictions. Closed to heavy traffic and will be monitored.
    INVERNESS COUNTY:
    Lake Ainslie Chapel Rd from the Junction of West Lake Ainslie Rd to Meagher Rd is reduced to 12 Tonne Max Weight until Further Notice.
    INVERNSS: MacKinnon Rd, from the Junction of Hays River Rd to Lake Ainslie Rd to Lake Ainslie Chapel Rd reduced to 12 Tonne Max Weight until Further Notice.
    INVERNESS COUNTY - Walker Rd in Iona/Little Narrows will be open to local traffic only until further notice.
    INVERNESS COUNTY -Rosedale Road closed between Whycocomagh Porthood Road to MacLennan Road. Signs are posted.
    VICTORIA COUNTY - Barra Glen Rd between Plaster Cove and Rear Iona will be closed for emergency culvert repair with the expectation that it will be reopened by 4 pm on March 3rd.
  • Clearing work is being carried out from Pleasant Bay Park boundary easterly to the base of North Mountain, approx. 6km along the Cabot Trail. This will result in single lane closures during the day, until May 15. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause to the travelling public.
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