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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.
  • SHELBURNE COUNTY:
    East Pubnico - Oak Park Road restricted to 10 tonne until further notice
  • ANNAPOLIS:
    Bridge replacement on Route 201 Approximately 0.9 km east of Trunk 10. Traffic may be delayed occasionally And traffic control will be in place when needed from May 11, 2020 until November 30, 2020, please expect occasional traffic delays during this time. The work will take place from sunrise to sunset.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY - Upper Branch Rd, from Seamone Rd, 3km Northerly - Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for Repaving and Upgrading Sunrise to Sunset Apr 27, 2020 to June 30, 2020
    LUNENBURG COUNTY - Northfield Rd, from Rte 325 to Pine Grove Rd, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for Repaving and Upgrading Sunrise to Sunset April 27, 2020 to June 30, 2020
    LUNENBURG COUNTY - Sherwood Rd, from Trunk 14 to end of service 2.4 km, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for drainage improvements and gravelling, from Sunrise to Sunset June 22, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020
    LUNENBURG COUNTY - Faulkner Rd, from Molega Lake rd. to end of service 1 km, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for drainage improvements and gravelling, from Sunrise to Sunset June 22, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020
    LUNENBURG COUNTY - Stanburne Rd, from end of the sand seal northerly for 4.5 km, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for drainage improvements and gravelling, from Sunrise to Sunset June 22, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020
    LUNENBURG COUNTY - Molega Lake rd. various sections 3.1 km, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for drainage improvements and gravelling, from Sunrise to Sunset June 22, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020
    QUEENS COUNTY - Molega Rd, from 3 km south of Rte 208 for 2.2 km, Stop and Go Traffic and Alternating Lane Closures for drainage improvements and gravelling, from Sunrise to Sunset June 22, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020
    QUEENS COUNTY - Minard Brook Bridge on the New Grafton Rd. located 2.3 km west of Trunk 8 will be closed for timber girder and deck replacement from June 29, 2020 til July 10, 2020
  • --Trunk 3 Roundabout Wake up Hill Road, 0.5 km, Wake Up Hill Rd Realignment. Date May 4/20. End Date Oct 31/20. Hours of Operation: Sunrise to sunset. Expect delays.
  • KINGS COUNTY:
    Russia Road - Closed until further notice at Bear Brook Culvert
    Closed Between Spicer Road and West Intersection of Russia Road and Black Rock Road. Detour will be Route 360, Baseline East Road and West Black Rock Road.
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    - The Little Meander Bridge on McKay Road will be restricted to MAX 5 Tonne beginning Friday Feb 14 until further notice
  • Castle Frederick bridge on Castle Frederick road, Falmouth is restricted to a weight of 10 tonne.
  • Halifax:
  • HALIFAX COUNTY:
    - The Dillman Bridge on Wyse Road is closed to all traffic including pedestrian traffic for public safety after being struck by a vehicle. TIR will remove the bridge and updates will follow as they become available. This is a long term closure.
  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY:
    -- Athol Road, gravel portion is closed until further notice due to culvert washed out and flooding.
    -- Cannan Road, 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.
    -- Mount Whatley Road, Cumberland County: Closed at the border as an entry and exit point due to Covid 19 until further notice.
    -- Apple River Road closed until further notice 8 KM from Route 209 going to the beach. Detour is Eatonville Rd.
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    THE FOLLOWING ROADS ARE CLOSED DUE TO WASHOUTS AND/OR SOFT CONDITIONS:
    - Marshall Road in West New Annan, Colchester is closed until further notice, due to damage to the bridge.
    - South Tatamagouche Road, Tatamagouche will be closed until further notice due to bridge repairs.
  • PICTOU COUNTY:
    - The South Loganville Bridge on Glen Road has been reduced to 15 tonnes effective immediately until further notice.
    - The G. Sutherland Bridge on G. Sutherland Road is closed permanently
    - R Grant Rd - Road Closed to Local Traffic Only - 12 ton between Shore Rd and Caribou Island Rd
    - Route 348, 2.4 kms west of Sunny Brae-Eden Road easterly for approximately 7.00 kms will be reduced to one lane traffic due to a Asphalt Concrete Repaving Project. Traffic control will be onsite. expect possible delays. The Project will begin at 6:30am on Thursday, May 28th with a tentative opening scheduled for 7:00pm on Monday, August 31st.
    - East River West Side Road from Elgin Road easterly for approximately 5.00 kms will be reduced to one lane traffic due to a Asphalt Concrete Repaving Project. The Project will begin at 6:30am on Thursday, May 28th with a tentative opening scheduled for 7:00pm on Monday, August 31st.
  • - The Springville General Bridge will be closed until further notice. Traffic detour.
    - Route 348, Sunnybrae bridge will be closed as of 02 June 2020 at 600am til apprx 12 June 2020 for repairs.The travelling public are advised to follow detour signs via East River West Side rd.
    Pictou, Avondale bridge, Avondale cross rd will be closed from July 6, 2020 until further notice, approximate time of closure will be 1.5 weeks. Detour will be in place
  • RICHMOND COUNTY/ SOUTH INVERNESS
    - Effective December 18, 2017, the Port Royal Bridge in Richmond County will be closed to all traffic. A detour will be via Maceachern Road. This is on going.
    - River Bourgeois- Recreation Road from Church Point Road eastward for 0.29 km is restricted to 5-ton weight limit until further notice due to bridge.
    - Worth's Rd Bridge structure ID INV141 is reduced to 5 Tonne permanently.
  • INVERNESS COUNTY:
    - MacLean Bridge - located on North Side River Denys Road, approximately 50 meters south of Eden/Barren Road is restricted to vehicles with a maximum weight of 15 tonnes.
    - Cranton Crossing Road is open to traffic maximum 5 tonne and all emergency vehicles.
    - CABOT TRAIL - Cape Smokey area - upgrading approximately three kilometres of the road from 500 meters south of Path End Bridge to the top of the mountain at the park entrance. This work includes replacing the culvert and realigning the road with the new structure. Expect delays when work crews are in place as this will be an ongoing project expected to be completed in the summer of 2020.
    - Temporary Weight Restriction Inverness County - Please be advised that the following roads will have 12 tonne max. weight restriction, except local deliveries, posted until further notice
    1-Foot Cape Road authority 483 from jct. of Broad Cove Banks road to jct. of North Highlands road 4 km.
    2-North Highlands Road authority 480 from jct. of Foot Cape Road to jct. of Trunk 19 2km.
    INVERNESS COUNTY:
    Please be advised Rosedale Rd is closed until further notice from Whycocomagh Port Hood Rd to the Old Mull River Rd due to soft road conditions.
  • - Road rehabilitation work has begun on a section of the Cabot Trail approximately 10 kms north of Cheticamp and is expected to continue until the start of September, 2020. Traffic will be reduced to one lane during the day, but returned to two full lanes at night. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause to the travelling public.
  • CAPE BRETON COUNTY:
    Cape Breton: Grand Mira South-Please be advised the Victoria Bridge, Grand Mira South, will be closed to all vehicular traffic beginning Monday July 6, 2020 at 12:pm to 4:30pm Tuesday July 14, 2020, this will result in a 24Hour closure.
    Detour route will be MacEachern Rd.
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