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Information on local roads is listed here. For most trunks, routes and 100-series highways, consult the map.
    As of 12:01 am Monday, May 7, 2018, Spring Weight Restrictions are no longer in effect in all counties in Nova Scotia.
    Trunk 1, from Meteghan River Bridge to Highway 101 Connector, approx. 5.8 km. Alternate lane closure, expect delays from Sunrise to Sunset. No Detours will be in place.
    Lanes affected N, S, E, W
    May 7, 2018 to August 31, 2018
    - Old Mill Road, Middleton will be down to one lane starting May 28 to
    June 1 from 7am to 4pm for culvert and ditching repairs.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY - Parks Creek Bridge - construction at bridge starting May 28, 2018 to Oct 31, 2018 / detour route - Route 332 to Indian Path Rd and back to Route 332
    - Milford: Northfield Rd, Construction from Route 215 south 4.5km. Reduced to one lane of traffic, reduced speed, and expect delays. This work will be ongoing from May 11th, 2018-September 30th, 2018. Traffic control will be in place. Work will take place daily from sunrise to sunset.
    - Brooklyn: Beginning on May 22nd, 2018 Payzant Bog Road from 2km west of Bog Road to Falmouth Back Rd will be down to 1 lane due to construction. During this time there will be reduced speeds, expect delays and traffic control will be in place. This work will be done daily from sunrise to sunset, and conclude on September 30th, 2018.
    - Road Construction on Hammonds Plains Road from Brookshire Court to the Sandy Lake Academy Entrance. Road work with Traffic Control on site. Roads narrowed and closed lanes, expect delays. Work will be done overnight from 7pm to 7am from May 7 to June 15, 2018.
    - Rodney Road is closed until further notice from Rodney Branch to Windham Hill.
    - North Shore Road from Smith Road to Blue Sea Road, approx. 5.9 km. Road work will include drainage improvements, gravelling and seal coat. Daylight to dusk daily from May 14 to August 31, 2018. Expect one lane traffic, stop and go, expect delays, reduced speed with Traffic Control on site.
    Please be advised of the following traffic advisories for Onslow Mountain Road, Belmont Road Easterly, 4.1 km and Belmont Road, Onslow Mountain Road Easterly, approx. 3.5 km.
    Work on this project involves ditching, brush cutting, culverts, patching and paving. May 1, 2018 until August 31, 2018 during daylight to dusk hours.
    Please note there will be lane closures and stop and go traffic during this time, reduce speed in construction zone.
    - Biorachan # 1 Road. - closed due to washout approx 3 km from Rte 311. May 16/18 - Passable with Caution, Reduced to One Lane, Local Traffic Only
    - Joudrey Rd - between Trunk 6 and Louisville Road. - local traffic only, 12 tonne max.
    - Simon Cameron Road - Closed - impassable.
    - Dean Chapter/Munroe Roads closed - impassable
    - Matheson Brook Road closed between Matheson Corner Road and Ferguson Road. Local Traffic Only.
    - Matheson Brook Road closed between Route 326 and Matheson Brook Corner Road due to soft conditions
    - Riverside Road from Trunk 2 Westerly for approx. 4.8km
    - Vimy Rd. from College Road. to Brookside Road. 1.5km
    - Farnham Mill Road. from Route 311 to Brookside Road. 1.4km
    - Work will include brush cutting, ditching, asphalt and concrete patching and repaving etc. daylight to dusk daily, Work begins May 7 toAugust 31, 2018.
    - The Belmont Bridge on Onslow Mtn. Road will be closed for maintenance beginning May 10 to June 22, 2018. A signed detour will be in place.
    - Route 348, Pictou Landing from 500 meters east of Well Hill Road to Lewis Road will be reduced to one lane traffic for a repaving project. Be prepared to stop, and expect delays. There will be traffic control persons on site, from April 24 to August 31, 2018.
    - Route 348 East River Rd Pictou County will be reduced to one lane traffic and alternate lanes in various sections from Stellarton Town Line to New Glasgow Town Line for Bridge Repairs and Asphalt Concrete Repaving. The Project will begin at 6:00am on Monday May 21st, with a tentative completion date of Friday, August 31st.
  • - The Springville General Bridge will be closed on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 until further notice for repairs. Traffic detour. Motorists are advised to take alternate routes for the duration of the work.
    - Trunk 4 in Sutherlands River, Pictou County will be closed East of Church Road and West of the intersection of Route 245 and Thorburn Road. Public travelling west will follow the detour route via Thorburn Road, via Route 347 Sherbrooke Road via Exit 26 to Highway 104. Public travelling East will follow the detour route via Exit 26, via Route 347 Sherbrooke Road via Thorburn Road to Trunk 4 and Route 245. This closure is necessary for replacement of the Sutherlands River Bridge on Trunk 4. The closure is from April 3 to September 30, 2018.
    Maclellans Brook- Maclellans Brook Rd from Route 348 Easterly to Route 347 starting Monday May 21st, will be down to 1 lane of traffic, expect delays, be prepared to stop, and traffic control will be in place for this Repaving Project. Tentative End Date is Friday August 31st, 2018.
    - Melford Bridge on Route 344 at Middle Melford is closed. A 2 lane detour bridge is in place until a permit bridge is built. The speed has been reduced to 60 kms and warning signs have been put in place.
    - The Silvers Pool Bridge on Route # 348 at Melrose is restricted to 5 tonne until further notice.
    - Effective December 18, 2017 the Port Royal Bridge in Richmond County will be closed to all traffic. Detour will be via Maceachern Road
  • English Town Ferry Out Of Service
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