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EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURES OR ADVISORIES:
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
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OTHER CLOSURES AND ADVISORIES:
Information on local roads is listed here. For most trunks, routes and 100-series highways, consult the map.
  • Digby County
    - The Salmon River Bridge located on Trunk 1 in the community of Salmon River, Digby County has an 18 tonne weight restriction in place. Vehicles over 18 tonnes shall use the following detour route: Salmon River Road - Exit 32 Hwy 101 - Exit 31 Hwy 101 - Meteghan Connector. Local TIR Base advising Emergency Services of the weight restriction.
    - The Salmon River Bridge is reduced to one lane of traffic. The lane closure will be in place until repairs are completed at the bridge.
  • DIGBY COUNTY: Bonnie Road
    Bonnie Road from Highway 101, Exit 31 easterly to the Waste Transfer Station has one lane closures for road repairs until Monday, Oct. 31. Traffic control on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.
  • NORTH QUEENS COUNTY:
    The Petersons Falls Bridge on Westfall Road in North Queens County is closed from 0800hrs until 1630hrs from Monday to Friday.
  • QUEENS COUNTY:
    The bridge is closed on the Westfield Rd in Caledonia, Queens County until further notice. Detour during 0900-1600 from Trunk 8 to the Westfield Rd.
  • KINGS COUNTY: Starting August 15 - September 30, 2016.
    The following road will be under Construction - One Lane Traffic, be Prepared for Delays.
    Route 358, from Stewart Mountain Road to Cape Split Canning Section, Approximately 10.1 Km.
    KINGS COUNTY: Starting September 14, 2016 - October 31, 2016
    The following Roads will be under Construction - One Lane Traffic, be Prepared for Delays.
    Morden Road: from Trunk 1 to Brow of Mountain Road, Approximately 5.20 Km.
    Greenwood Road: from Trunk 1 to Highway 101, Approximately 0.90 Km.
    Greenwood Road from Kalley Lane to Trunk 1, Approximately 0.50 Km.
  • KINGS COUNTY: Marshall Road, Kingston
    Marshall Road will be closed to all but local traffic between Highway 101 Exit 17W and Brooklyn Road from Monday, Sept 19 until Friday, Oct. 7, for repairs to the Warner Bridge. The closure will be 24 hours a day. A marked detour will be set up to Bishop Mountain Road and Stronach Mountain Road on Highway 1.
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    Douglas Road, Center Rawdon is open to local traffic only.
    HANTS COUNTY:
    West Indian Road from Trunk 14 to Ess Road will be under construction from April 25th through to October 31st. Stop and go traffic.
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    The Blois Road is closed to all vehicles, other than local traffic, from MacPhee Road to Robinson Road.
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    Rte 215 from Trunk #1 northerly 5.5km's to Trunk #14 will be under construction from September 19th to October 31st. Work to begin sunrise to sunset. Culverts, driveways, bridge repair, paving, shouldering and guard rail. One lane traffic, be prepared to stop, reduce speed.
    LAWRENCE ROAD from Rte 215, Union Corner to Avondale Road 2.5 km's will be under construction from September 19th to October 31st. Work to begin sunrise to sunset. Concrete work, patching, guard rail and shouldering. One lane traffic reduce speed, be prepared to stop.
  • Highway 107 closed between markers 17 and 19 in the Porters Lake area .. Detour via Route 7. This is for a motor vehicle collision.
  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY:
    A portion of Greenville Road in Cumberland County is closed due to a culvert failure. The road is closed from Trunk 4 to Hunter Rd. Local traffic only. Detour in place via Hunter Rd
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    - Riversdale bridge COL167 will be reduced to 4500 kg's max. during daylight hours from Sept. 26 - to Oct 14, 2016
    - Stewarts Road closed. Impassable until further notice.
    - Jim Murdock Rd is closed between Mountain Rd and Grist Mill Rd due to washouts. Road impassable.
  • ANTIGONISH COUNTY: Summerside Road will be closed between civic 1991 and civic 2169 from Sept. 26 to Sept. 30, 2016. A detour is available via the Summerside Bayfield Road. This closure is to facilitate repairs to a culvert at Chisholm Brook. Detour signs are in place along with advance warning signs of the closure.
  • GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY: 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.
  • INVERNESS COUNTY: Marble Mountain Rd at the Crowdis Bridge is closed. Detour is Southside River Denys Road and Eden Rd.
  • VICTORIA COUNTY:
    - The Gillis bridge just past Uisge Ban Falls provincial park is closed until further notice.
  • Cape Breton Highlands:
    - Work has begun on a road realignment at Corney Brook 15 km north of Cheticamp. Expect slow moving vehicles and minor delays. Speed limit has been reduced to 50 km/hr. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.
    - Construction is underway to replace the bridge at Big Intervale on North Aspay river 15 km north of Pleasant Bay. Work is off the main road, expect minor delays. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.
    - April 15,2016:
    Work has begun to carry out the rehabilitation of a 6.5km stretch of the Cabot Trail between French and MacKenzie Mountain. Expect delays between 10-20 minutes. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause to the travelling public.
    Sept. 15/16 - Work along the Cabot Trail on French Mountain has begun and will result in minor delays. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause to the travelling public.
For current information on a specific route, enter a route number:
1 Upper Sackville to Bridgetown Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
1 Bridgetown to Bear River Bridge Bare 2016-09-06 11:48
1 3 km west of Upper Clements to Bear River Bridge road repair, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-09-02 to 2016-09-30 2016-09-02 14:17
1 2 km west of Granville Centre to 3 km east of Upper Clements on westbound lane(s) bridge repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-09-06 to 2016-12-06
Nova Scotia Power repairing tidal gates.Traffic lights in place
2016-09-06 11:48
2 Amherst to Enfield Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
2 Enfield to Fall River Bare 2016-09-07 09:13
2 Enfield to Fall River road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop 2016-09-08 to 2016-10-31
Starting September 8, Construction on Trunk 2 from Sunnylea Road to Acorn Drive, approximately 5.8 km and on Sunnylea Road from Trunk 2 to end of pavement for asphalt concrete patching and repaving. Expect delays, lane closures from sunrise to sunset. Project is expected to be completed by Oct 31st.
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2016-09-08 08:09
3 Upper Tantallon to Hubbards Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
3 Jct Hwy 103 at Exit 18 to Summerville Centre Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
4 Thomson Station to Folly Lake Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
4 Vicinity of Wentworth Centre to Vicinity of Wentworth Centre bridge repair, local detour 2016-04-25 to 2016-11-30
Detour constructed adjacent to existing structure.
Nova Scotia Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal wishes to advise motorists of road work conducted for the removal and replacement of the Teed Bridge, on Trunk 4, near Wentworth Center.Work will consist of construction of a detour route adjacent to the existing structure and removal and replacement of the existing bridge.
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2016-09-02 15:02
4 Folly Lake to Glenholme Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
4 Truro to Mt. Thom Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
4 Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury Bare 2016-05-06 10:03
4 St Peters to Irish Cove Bare 2016-08-24 16:58
4 St Peters to Irish Cove 2016-08-24 16:53
4 St Peters for 5.8 km road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop 2016-09-14 to 2016-12-01 2016-09-14 15:28
4 Irish Cove to Sydney Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
4 Irish Cove to Big Pond 2016-08-24 16:53
4 Sydney to Glace Bay Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
6 Amherst to Port Howe Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
6 Port Howe to Jct Rte 368 Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
6 Vicinity of Pugwash one lane traffic, expect delay 2016-07-11 to 2016-12-16
The Municipality of Cumberland is installing water lines in the village of Pugwash from July 11-December 16, 2016. This will result in single lane traffic throughout the village as the work progresses.
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2016-07-08 14:46
6 Jct Rte 368 to Pictou Rotary Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
7 Burnside Industrial Park to Bedford Bypass Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
7 East Preston to Antigonish Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
8 Liverpool to Annapolis Royal Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
10 Bridgewater to Middleton Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
12 Chester Basin to Kentville Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
14 Chester to Jct Rte 202 at South Rawdon Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
14 Jct Rte 202 at South Rawdon to Jct Rte 202 in East Gore Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
14 0.5 km east of Jct Rte 202 at South Rawdon to 2.5 km west of Upper Nine Mile River road repair, one lane traffic, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-08-17 to 2016-10-31
West Indian Road from Tk#14 to Ess Road. Culverts and Paving. Work to begin sunrise to sunset.
2016-08-10 14:32
14 Jct Rte 202 in East Gore to Jct Tnk 2 in Milford Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
14 13 km north of Jct Rte 202 in East Gore to 9 km south of Jct Tnk 2 in Milford bridge repair, local detour, road closed 2016-09-13 to 2016-10-31
Garden Road closed.Detour located on Trunk 14.
Bridge replacement.
2016-09-13 11:33
16 Canso Town to Monastery Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
19 Port Hastings to Margaree Forks Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
Northwest Arm Drive Main Avenue Fairview to Old Sambro Road Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
22 Sydney to Louisbourg Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
Cabot Trail Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 7 to Cheticamp Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
Cabot Trail Cheticamp to Pleasant Bay Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
Cabot Trail 4 km north of Cheticamp to Pleasant Bay road repair, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay starting 2016-05-06
Work has begun to replace a culvert at Grande Falaise, approximately 4 kms into the Cape Breton Highlands National Park from Cheticamp. A detour will be in place; but expect delays. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconveniences this may cause the travelling public.
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2016-05-06 13:09
Cabot Trail 20 km north of Cheticamp to 20 km south of Pleasant Bay on northbound lane(s) road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-09-23 to 2016-11-29
Vehicle width limit in effect: 3.8m , Reduced speed limit in effect: 50km/h
Work along the Cabot Trail on French Mountain has begun and will result in minor delays. Parks Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause to the travelling public. Oversize loads are to use alternate routes.
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2016-09-23 11:07
Cabot Trail Pleasant Bay to South Harbour Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
Cabot Trail St. Anns to South Harbour Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
101 Bedford to Hantsport Interchange Exit 8 Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
101 Hantsport Interchange Exit 8 to Greenwich Bare 2016-06-21 16:47
101 4 km west of Exit 10 to 5 km east of Exit 11 bridge repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-09-25 to 2016-10-31
Highway 101 at Melanson Road Overpass will be reduced to one lane for bridge repairs. Traffic Signals will be in place with one lane closed to traffic. Bridge repairs are expected to be completed by October 31st, 2016. Reduce speed and be prepared to stop. Traffic delays of approximately 5-15min can be expected.
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2016-09-26 21:30
101 Greenwich to Yarmouth Bare 2016-08-06 08:59
102 Halifax to Truro Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
103 Halifax to Danesville Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
103 Danesville to Granite Village Bare 2016-09-06 11:50
103 Vicinity of Exit 20 to 6 km west of Exit 20 road repair, expect delay 2016-07-28 to 2016-09-30 2016-07-28 09:09
103 Granite Village to Yarmouth Bare 2016-05-06 09:32
104 NB Border to Antigonish Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
104 Antigonish to Monastery Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
104 5 km east of Antigonish to Monastery reduced speed 2016-06-30 to 2016-10-31
Highway 104 in Lower South River, Antigonish County. Detour at Dunn's Loop includes two sharp curves. Speed limit 60 km/hour. High visibility message boards and speed radar signs in place
2016-06-30 10:19
104 Monastery to W. Canso Causeway Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
104 W. Canso Causeway to St Peters Bare 2016-05-06 10:03
105 Port Hastings to North Sydney Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
106 Caribou to Pictou Rotary Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
106 Caribou to Pictou Rotary road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-06-13 to 2016-10-31
Trucks will be turning on Hwy 106 around Exit 3A in the Town of Pictou (Roundabout West River Road). Reduce speed. Hours are daylight to dusk.
2016-09-23 11:52
106 Pictou Rotary to Jct Hwy 104 at Exit 22 Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
107 Westphal to Musquodoboit Harbour Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
107 Burnside Industrial Park to Westphal Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
111 Victoria Street Underpass to Woodside Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
118 Mic Mac Boulevard to Jct Hwy 102 Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
125 Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 20 to Grand Lake Road Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
202 Jct Tnk 1 to Jct Tnk 14 Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
207 Ross Road to West Chezzetcook Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
209 Parrsboro to Apple River Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
212 Oldham Road to Jct Rte 357 Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
215 Noel to Shubenacadie Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
217 Digby to East Ferry Bare 2016-08-06 08:59
223 Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 6 to Leitches Creek Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
224 Gays River Bridge to Sheet Harbour Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
236 Union Corner to Truro Heights Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
242 River Hebert to Maccan Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
245 Sutherlands River to Antigonish Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
252 Whycocomagh to Mabou Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
256 West New Annan to Lyons Brook Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
277 Lantz to Gays River Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
289 Green Oaks to Westville Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
302 Southampton to Nappan Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
305 Sydney Mines to Sydney River Bare 2016-09-22 09:26
306 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
307 Jct Tnk 4 to Jct Tnk 6 Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
311 Onslow to Tatamagouche Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
316 Jct Hwy 104 to Antigonish County Line Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
321 Oxford to Port Philip Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
333 End of Bay Road to Tantallon Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
336 Upper Musquodoboit to Jct Rte 289 at Eastville Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
337 Malignant Cove to Antigonish Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
347 New Glasgow to Guysborough County Line Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
349 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2016-08-22 15:06
354 Halifax/Hants County Line to Jct Rte 202 Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
354 Halifax/Hants County Line to 11 km north of Jct Rte 202 road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-04-25 to 2016-09-30 2016-04-25 11:45
354 Jct Rte 202 to Jct Rte 236 Bare 2016-09-27 19:15
357 Jct Tnk 7 to Middle Musquodoboit Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
368 Mahoneys Corner to Wallace Bay Bare 2016-08-05 10:05
374 Sheet Harbour to New Glasgow Bare 2016-09-25 15:39
376 Pictou Rotary to Central West River Bare 2016-08-05 01:01
395 Jct Rte 252 & Jct Rte 395 to Southwest Margaree Bare 2016-09-15 20:50
395 Vicinity of Scotsdale to 6 km north of Scotsdale road repair, one lane traffic, be prep to stop, expect delay
Construction work on Route 395 to improve road surface.
2016-08-12 13:45
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Impassable (Closed) 2016-09-28 19:01
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax none 2016-09-28 19:01
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare 2016-09-28 10:17
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, Dartmouth bound medium volumes, Halifax bound medium volumes, drive with care 2016-09-28 18:59
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Emergency Road Closures or Advisories
Ferry Crossing Information
LaHave : in service (2016-09-06 11:50)
Country Harbour : in service (2016-08-17 07:53)
Little Narrows : in service (2016-09-15 20:50)
Englishtown : in service (2016-09-15 20:50)
Tancook Island : in service (2016-09-02 12:31)
Petit Passage : in service (2016-08-03 12:43)
Grand Passage : in service (2016-09-16 15:13)
Pictou Island : in service (2013-08-31 08:39)
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