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EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURES OR ADVISORIES:
Spring Weight Restrictions will come into effect 12:01 am, Monday, March 17, 2014 and remain in effect, unless otherwise advised, until 12:01 am, Monday, May 19, 2014.
This advisory dated March 5, 2014 supersedes the advisory sent out on February 25, 2014 stating that Spring Weight Restrictions would come into effect on Monday, March 10, 2014.
This advisory affects all Counties in the Province.
http://novascotia.ca/tran/trucking/springweight.asp
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
Ferry Crossing Information
OTHER CLOSURES AND ADVISORIES:
Information on local roads is listed here. For most trunks, routes and 100-series highways, consult the map.
  • KINGS COUNTY: Whitman Bridge
    Whitman Bridge on Whitman Road is closed between Maple Avenue and Ward Road in Aylesford for repairs until further notice. Detour in place.

  • HANTS COUNTY:
    Gardiners Truss Bridge on Garden Road is open with a 12 tonne weight restriction.
    HANTS COUNTY:
    The bridge on Clayton McKay Road in Brooklyn is open with a five tonne weight restriction. The detour for traffic is as follows: Eastbound traffic on Ashdale, heading to McKay Rd turn right on Woodville Rd, then right on McKay. West bound on McKay heading to Ashdale Rd and Smiley's Park, stay on Mckay, turn left on Woodville, turn left on Ashdale and for Smiley's Park, left on Clayton Mckay Rd.
  • Cross Road # 3 is closed between civic 592 and civic 640. Detour is Ashdale rd from South Rawdon rd to access the end of Cross rd #3.
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    ROADS CLOSED DUE TO SPRING CONDITIONS,
    - Old Tatamagouche Br.
    - Brule Shore Rd -Local Traffic Only - 12 t
    - Sand Pt. Rd. - LTO - 12 t
    - Millbrook Rd closed between civics 519 and 785 due to soft conditions.
    - Marshall Rd. closed. local traffic only
    - Joudrey Rd Tk 6 to Louisville Rd - Closed, Louisville Rd-Mountain Rd. - Local Traffic Only - 12 t
    - Gunn Rd - LTO - 12 t
    - Foord Rd - Closed, Impassable
    - MacIntosh Rd. - LTO - 12 t
    - MacKay Rd. West Branch end - LTO, Mountain Rd end, Impassable
    - Road closed: Kerrs Mill Road, Wallace - Between Route 6 and Route 368.
    - Truro Rd closed between Kennedy Hill Rd Cross Rd. - local traffic only.
    - East Earltown road is closed due to a wash out
    McAuley Rd closedimpassable between Watt Rd and Grant Rd near River John
  • PICTOU COUNTY:
    -------NEW April 17, 2014 -------
    Gunn #2 Road is closed due to soft spots in the traveling surface. The road will be reopened once these areas dry out and repairs can be made. The detour can be made by following Six Mile Brook Road Westerly to Four Mile Brook Rd, Northerly along Four Mile Brook Road to Heron Road and then Easterly along Heron Road or the reverse of this from the other end.
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    - Back Road is closed near it's eastern end near the intersection with Stillman Road. All of Back Road is still accessible from the Brookland Road or Plant Road. This closure is due to bridge damage that occurred as a result of a rain storm in September 2012. It is currently scheduled to be replaced in 2014.
    - Porter Road is closed at the northern end near/at the Elmfield Road due to bridge damage that occurred as a result of a rain storm in Sept 2012. It is currently scheduled to be replaced in 2014. All of Porter Road is still accessible from the southern end of the road.
    Joudrey rd tr 6 to Lewisville rd-Closed, Lewisville Rd to Mountain Rd-Local traffic-12t
    Gunn 4 Rd -Local Traffic Only 12T
    Foord RD -CLOSED-Impassable
    MacIntosh Rd -Local Traffic only-12T
    MacKay Rd West Branch end-Local taffic only-12T
    Mackay RD-Mountain end IMPASSABLE
  • GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY:
    - The Melford Brook Bridge on Route 344 at Middle Melford is closed. A two-lane detour bridge is in place until a permanent bridge is built. The speed limit has been reduced to 60 kilometres per hour and warning signs are in place.
  • RICHMOND COUNTY: The Stirling Road is closed at the Loch Lomond end until further notice.
  • INVERNESS NORTH:
    - Crowdis Bridge in Northeast Margaree is closed to all traffic. Use alternate routes - Cranton Cross Road, West Big Intervale Road and Hatchery Road.
    - Beginning July 12/13 the Hays River Bridge located on the West Lake Ainslie Road is now reduced to 15 tonne maximum weight restriction.
For current information on a specific route, enter a route number:
1 Lower Sackville to Hantsport Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:31
1 Hantsport to Coldbrook Bare 2014-04-23 12:40
1 Coldbrook to Bear River Bridge Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 20:59
2 Amherst to Portapique Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
2 Portapique to Shubenacadie Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
2 Shubenacadie to Fall River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
3 Upper Tantallon to Hubbards Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
3 Hwy 103 at Exit 18 to Summerville Centre Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:28
4 Thomson Station to Folly Lake Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
4 Folly Lake to Glenholme Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
4 Truro to Mount Thom Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
4 Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:07
4 St Peters to Irish Cove Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:07
4 Irish Cove to Glace Bay Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
6 Amherst to Jct Rte 368 Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
6 Jct Rte 368 to Toney River Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
6 Toney River to Pictou Rotary Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
7 Burnside Industrial Park to Bedford Bypass Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
7 East Preston to Antigonish Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:29
8 Liverpool to Annapolis Royal Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:28
10 Bridgewater to Middleton Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:23
12 Chester Basin to Aldersville Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-24 15:41
12 Aldersville to Kentville Bare 2014-04-23 12:40
14 Chester to Vaughan Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-24 15:41
14 Vaughan to Milford Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
16 Canso Town to Monastery Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:24
19 Port Hastings to Margaree Forks Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
Northwest Arm Drive Main Avenue Fairview to Old Sambro Road Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
22 Sydney to Louisbourg Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
Cabot Trail Hwy 105 at Exit 7 to South Harbour Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
Cabot Trail St Anns to South Harbour Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
101 Bedford to Upper Sackville Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
101 Upper Sackville to Hantsport Interchange Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
101 Hantsport Interchange to Coldbrook Bare 2014-04-23 12:40
101 Coldbrook to Yarmouth Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 20:59
102 Halifax to Kearney Lake Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
102 Kearney Lake to Enfield Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
102 Enfield to Shubenacadie Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
102 32 km north of Enfield to Shubenacadie reduced speed
Bridge repair.
2014-04-11 15:31
102 Shubenacadie to Truro Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
103 Halifax to Hubbards Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
103 Hubbards to Martins River Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-24 15:41
103 Martins River to Bridgewater Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 14:00
103 Bridgewater to Danesville Bare 2014-04-24 14:00
103 Danesville to Yarmouth Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:28
104 NB Border to Thomson Station Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
104 Thomson Station to Mount Thom Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
104 Mount Thom to W. Canso Causeway Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
104 W. Canso Causeway to St Peters Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:07
105 Port Hastings to Dalem Lake Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
105 Dalem Lake to North Sydney Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
106 Caribou to Hwy 104 at Exit 22 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
107 Westphal to Musquodoboit Harbour Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:29
107 Burnside Industrial Park to Westphal Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
111 MacKay Bridge to Woodside Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
118 Mic Mac Boulevard to Hwy 102 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 02:44
125 Hwy 105 at Exit 20 to Grand Lake Road Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
125 Vicinity of Exit 7 to Vicinity of Exit 8 road repair, local detour, reduced speed 2013-09-11 to 2014-05-31
Detour will continue to be in place throughout the Winter. Construction is expected to begin again in the Spring.
2014-03-27 16:28
202 Jct Trunk 1 to Trunk 14 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
207 Ross Road to West Chezzetcook Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:29
209 Parrsboro to Apple River Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
212 Oldham Road to Jct Rte 357 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:12
215 Noel to Shubenacadie Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
217 Digby to East Ferry Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 13:57
223 Hwy 105 at Exit 6 to Grand Narrows Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:07
223 Grand Narrows to Leitches Creek Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
224 Gays River Bridge to Sheet Harbour Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:29
236 Union Corner to Rte 289 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
236 Rte 289 to Truro Heights Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
242 River Hebert to Maccan Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
245 Sutherlands River to Antigonish Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:16
252 Whycocomagh to Mabou Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
256 West New Annan to Pictou Colchester County Line Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
256 College Grant to Lyons Brook Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
277 Lantz to Gays River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:31
289 Green Oaks to Middle Stewiacke Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
289 Middle Stewiacke to Westville Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
302 Southampton to Nappan Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
305 Sydney Mines to Sydney River Bare 2014-04-24 15:00
305 Balls Creek to Vicinity of Sydney River bridge repair, local detour, road closed 2013-07-30 to 2014-12-18
The Sydney River bridge is being replaced and the work is expected to take 18 months to complete. The bridge is closed until December 2014. Detour Hwy 125 between Exit 5 and 6.
2013-12-26 15:07
306 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
307 Trunk 4 to Fountain Road Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
307 Fountain Road to Trunk 6 Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
311 Onslow to Tatamagouche Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
316 Highway 104 to Antigonish County Line Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:16
321 Oxford to Port Philip Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
333 End of Bay Road to Tantallon Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
336 Upper Musquodoboit to Colchester County Line Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:12
336 Colchester County Line to Eastville Bare with moisture present, Icy Patches 2014-04-24 16:25
337 Malignant Cove to Antigonish Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:16
347 New Glasgow to Guysborough County Line Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:05
349 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2014-04-24 12:51
354 Halifax/Hants County Line to Jct Route 236 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:32
357 Jct Trk 7 to Middle Musquodoboit Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:29
368 Mahoneys Corner to Wallace Bay Covered - Snow (Passable with Caution) 2014-04-24 21:42
374 Sheet Harbour to New Glasgow Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:29
376 Pictou Rotary to Central West River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 15:24
395 Whycocomagh to Southwest Margaree Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 16:38
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare with moisture present 2014-04-25 01:36
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, Dartmouth bound light volumes, Halifax bound light volumes, drive with care 2014-04-25 04:04
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare with moisture present 2014-04-24 20:58
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, Dartmouth bound light volumes, Halifax bound light volumes, drive with care 2014-04-25 04:00
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Emergency Road Closures or Advisories
Ferry Crossing Information
LaHave in service (2014-04-10 20:09)
Country Harbour in service (2014-03-27 08:45)
Little Narrows in service (2014-04-24 16:38)
Englishtown service suspended [ice] (2014-04-24 16:38)
Tancook Island in service (2014-04-16 13:16)
Petit Passage in service (2014-04-01 13:00)
Grand Passage in service (2014-04-01 09:24)
Pictou Island in service (2013-08-31 08:39)
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