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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.
  • SPRING WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:
    Spring Weight Restrictions are in place in Nova Scotia until Friday, April 30, 2021 at 11:59 pm.
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  • SHELBURNE COUNTY:
    - East Pubnico - Oak Park Road restricted to 10 tonne until further notice.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY
    - Indian Path Bridge, located on Rte 332 in Bayport is currently limited to a 20 tonne limit. Emergency vehicles are exempt.
    QUEENS COUNTY:
    - Mill Village Bridge on Trunk 3 will be closed to traffic starting Jan 7, 2021. The closure is required for repairs to the steel truss bridge. Repairs include replacing the floor system beams, stringers, and decking and various steel repairs. Expected completion date is anticipated to be May 31, 2021.
    -Clinton Rd off Tk 12 has been closed to 5,000 kg today until further notice
    - Copeland Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Ohio Rd has been reduced to to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Veinot Rd Pinehurst has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Ismal Smith Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -East Clifford Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Armstrong Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Conrad Rd New Germany has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Coleman Cove Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Forest Village Rd has been reduced to 12000 KG until further notice
    -Doctor's Brook Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -North Lower Grant Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Acker Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Will Turner Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
    -Woodworth Rd has been reduced to 5000 KG until further notice
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY:
    - A weight restriction of 15 Tonne has been placed on Old Trunk 3 between Trunk 3 and Route 332 in Dayspring until further notice.
  • 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. No reopen date.
    - North River Road from Aylesford Road to Village Road is reduced to 10 tonne until further notice.
    -Kings County- Bishop Mountain Overpass Exit 17E will be limited to a single lane of traffic for Bridge Repairs, Single Lane Closure with Traffic lights. 24hr Traffic Control April 7th - June 25th , 2021
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    - The Little Meander Bridge on McKay Road will be restricted to MAX 5 Tonne beginning Friday Feb 14 until further notice.
    - Parker Bridge on the Woodville Rd is reopened to a maximum weight of 20 ton until further notice.
    -Uniacke Mines Rd in Mount Uniacke has a reduced weight of 14 ton
    -Cross Rd 3 in Ashdale has a reduced weight of 14 ton
  • MILFORD
    Rhines Rd Closure - Rhines Rd in Millers Corner will be temporarily closed from civic 317 to Cross Rd
  • HALIFAX COUNTY:
    PEGGY'S COVE: Work will take place on Peggy's Point Road, From Visitor Information Center West, approximately 0.68 kilometres from Oct 7, 2020 to June 30th, 2021 to include Breakwater, road re-align, Parking Lot AC Patching Repaving. This work will include lane reductions, but no road closures are planned. Work will occur from Sunrise to Sunset.
  • HALIFAX COUNTY:
    - The Dillman Bridge on Wyse Road is closed to all traffic, including pedestrian traffic. TIR will remove the bridge and updates will follow as they become available. This is a long term closure.
    - Oglivie rd is reduced to 12 tonne as of 11AM March 24 until further notice
  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY:
    - 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.
    -Eddy Rd is closed from the Fort Lawrence Rd to the Amherst town line due to road conditions. Closure is until further notice.
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    - 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.
    - Simon Cameron Rd Tatamagouche - Road will be temporarily closed between civics 141 and 642 due to road conditions.
    - Spiddle Hill rd is reduced to 12 tonne and is open to local traffic only
    - Mattatall Road, Siding rd intersection -Logan rd-Wallace Grants rd- section closed
    - Gil Sitherland rd from civic 70 to Peter MacDonald rd is closed until further notice
    - Matheson Brook Road from RTE 256 to RTE 326 is restricted to 12 ton weight limit and local traffic only.
    - Matheson Corner Road from RTE 311 to Matheson Brook Rd is restricted to 12 ton weight limit and local traffic only.
    - Sand Point Rd - Restricted to 12 Tonne Max, Local Traffic Only from Brule Shore Rd to End of Pavement
    - Brule Shore Rd - 12 Tonne Weight Restriction From Jeff Ross Rd to Sand Point Rd
    - Mountain Rd New Annan Restricted to 12 Tonne Maximum. Local Traffic Only
    - Sandy MacKay road is closed from Wally Mingo Rd intersection to Bridge COL152 due to soft road conditions.
  • PICTOU COUNTY:
    - The South Loganville Bridge on Glen Road has been reduced to 15 t
    - Mackay road from Mountain rd to civic 642 MacKay rd is closed until further notice
  • - Caribou Island Road is restricted to 12 ton weight limit until further notice - effective immediately.
  • Antigonish County: Cape Jack Rd - flooding / use caution in the area
  • GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: Bridge Repair, local detour / Route 344 Main Street: Town of Mulgrave. Detour at Wyldes Bridge on Route 344 Main Street. Directional signage will be in place. Motorists are further advised that the entrance to Mill Street from Main Street is closed. Mill Street, between Hattie Street and Main Street is closed to local traffic only via alternate access points.
    This local detour will remain in place until Fall - October 31, 2021.
  • RICHMOND COUNTY/ SOUTH INVERNESS COUNTY:
    - 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 due to bridge.
    - Worth's Rd Bridge structure ID INV141 is reduced to 5 Tonne permanently.
    - Inverness County: Please be advised that Church #1 Truss Bridge on South Side River Denys Branch Road is closed to all traffic until March 31, 2021.
    - INVERNESS - Trk-19 Port Hood - please be advised there has been extensive ice damage in the area. Watch for fallen branches and trees.
    -Marble Mountain Rd Malagawatch ‚013 down to 1 lane due to flooding.
    PORT HAWKSBURY - Test work will begin on the Swing Bridge at Noon on Apr 7, continuing between the hours of 7am and 5pm until Friday April 9th. Expect Short Traffic Disruptions during these times.
  • 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.
    - Temporary Weight Restriction Inverness County - Please be advised that the following roads will have 12 tonne max. weight restriction, except local deliveries.
    - Foot Cape Road from JCT of Broad Cove Banks rd to JCT of North Highlands rd 4km is reduced to 12 tonne
    -North Highlands rd from JCT foot cape rd to jct of trunk 19 2 km is reduced to 12 tonne
    -Foot Cape rd is passable on either end but not to through traffic
    -North Highlands rd is passable with caution
    -Intersection of Mabou Harbour Rd and Cummings lane is washed out and inpassable
    -Scotch hill rd is passable with caution
    - West Big Interval rd is passable with caution
    -Mill Valley rd is passable with caution
    - Victoria Rd is passable with caution
    - Cody rd is passable with caution
    -Mountain rd is passable with caution
    -Inverness County: Please be advised that Church No.1 Truss Bridge on South Side River Denys Branch Road is closed until April 30th, 2021
    Inverness County: Please be advised that E Margaree Crossing Rd will be closed off due to flooding.
    INVERNESS - Meadow Rd is closed at the rear of the road. Residents can access at either end.
  • St Columba Rd, Washabuck - closed until further notice due to severe washouts.
    Dunn Rd Iona is now passable with caution
    Walker Rd is closed until further notice due to road conditions / washouts / local traffic only
  • Broad Cove Marsh Road - Due to early Spring Thaw. South end stating at civic 877 Broad Cove Marsh Road to North end civic 529 of Broad Cove Marsh Road has been closed to all traffic until further notice. Barricade in place.
    Eastside Southwest Margaree Rd - closed due to flooding between civic #665 1117. Local access from Trunk 19 or Route 395.
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