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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.
  • The River Road is open to one lane traffic only.
  • April 29, 2015
    --Victory and Fed roads are nearly impassable. Please stay off roads.
    --Thorne and Heartland are soft and muddy.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY:
    - Varner #2 Bridge on Route 208 in New Germany will be under construction effective July 9, 2014 with an expected completion date of July 31, 2015. Traffic may be limited to Stop-and-Go periodically during construction.
    - Bruhm Road off Highway # 10 in Branch LaHave is closed due to a bridge washout.
    - Highway 332 is Closed Between Civic 5092 and Civic 5098 Due to a Culvert Collapse. Two 2 Detours Are in Place Northerly and Southerly of The Collapse
    - Route 332, from Trunk 3 towards Riverport for approx 8.0 km, will be under construction effective May 19, 2015 with an expected completion date of Sept 30, 2015 or earlier. Traffic will be limited to Stop-and-Go during construction, with alternating lane closure.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY:
    - Big Lots Road is open from Jct. Route 324 to Harris Oickle Road Northwest. Bridge is reduced to one lane, restricted to 5 tonnes.
    - Haines Road is open from Junction with Barss Corner Road to
    Junction with Farmington Road. Road is restricted to 5 tonnes.
    -The Conrad Road is closed 100m East of the Intersection of the Chelsey Road due to a washout.
    -The Morgan Falls Bridge in New Germany will be closed from Monday May 4th to Friday May 8th. from 8am until 430pm. The bridge will re-open every night at 430pm. An alternate route would be to use Varner Bridge in New Germany
  • KINGS COUNTY:
    - Whitman Bridge on Whitman Road is closed between Maple Avenue and Ward Road in Aylesford for repairs until further notice. Detour is in place.
  • KINGS COUNTY:
    - Grand Pre Road starting at civic #2245 heading toward Evangeline Beach is flooded. Passable only with extreme caution. Signage in place TIR personnel on site.
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    - Douglas Road in Center Rawdon is closed 3km into the road to the end of the road due to a bridge collapse.
    - Bonds Brook Bridge on Glenbrook Road Rawdon is closed until further notice.
  • HANTS COUNTY
    Whittenburg Rd, Lower Stewiacke from Route 224 Northerly to Colchester Co Line approx 3.90 KM will have Asphalt and Concrete Patching and Paving. Will be down to one lane, reduce speeds and may require vehicles to stop. Expected Completion Date Sept 30, 2015
    HANTS COUNTY
    Meadow Rd, from Cooks Brook Rd to Route 224 approx 7 KM will have Asphalt and Concrete Patching and Paving. Will be down to one lane, reduce speeds and may require vehicles to stop. Expected Completion Date Sept 30, 2015
  • HANTS COUNTY:
    - Cross Road #3 in West Hants is open to traffic not exceeding 15 tonnes.
    - Irishmans Road in West Hants is open to traffic not exceeding 14 tonnes.
    - Clayton McKay Road in West Hants will be closed from May 4, 2015 to June 28, 2015 to replace the bridge. Detour will be signed. Access to Smiley's Park will not be affected.
  • Pleased be advised that there is a road closure on East River Road for Monday May 4th through Friday May 29th. The road will be closed to facilitate concrete pouring operations, road re-grading, and cross-culvert drainage installation for the new East River Bridge Project. The closure will cover approximately a 140 m stretch of East River Road from the new structure location toward the intersection at Rte. 374. If there are any concerns, contact Tim Jordan, Project Engineer for NSTIR at 902-827-5388.
  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY
    Closure of Palmer Bridge, Boars Back Road for Repairs. May 19 to May 22, 2015. An alternative Route is in effect on Barronfield Road.
  • COLCHESTER COUNTY:
    - Minto Road closed between civic #111 and #292 due to flooding
    - Clydesdale Road closed. Impassable
    - Stewarts Road closed. Impassable
    - Slade Road closed from West Tatamagouche to Lake Road. Impassable
    - Gravel section of Tattrie Settlement Road. Impassible
    - Black Rock Road: Closed from civic # 765 to the Shore Road intersection in Old Barnes due to a collapsed culvert.
    PICTOU CO:
    - Carmichael Rd closed between Meadowville Station Rd Poplar Hill Rd due to soft conditions
    - Joudrey Rd. is closed from Tk 6 - Louisville Rd due to soft conditions.
    COLCHESTER COUNTY
    Whittenburg Rd, Lower Stewiacke from Route 224 Northerly to Colchester Co Line approx 3.90 KM will have Asphalt and Concrete Patching and Paving. Will be down to one lane, reduce speeds and may require vehicles to stop. Expected Completion Date Sept 30, 2015
    COLCHESTER COUNTY
    Meadow Rd, from Cooks Brook Rd to Route 224 approx 7 KM will have Asphalt and Concrete Patching and Paving. Will be down to one lane, reduce speeds and may require vehicles to stop. Expected Completion Date Sept 30, 2015
  • PICTOU COUNTY:
    - College Grant Road closed between West Branch Road and MacIntosh Road due to flooding and ice build up.
  • springville bridge is closed on the springville road use alternate route
  • 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.
  • VICTORIA COUNTY:
    - The Gillis bridge just past Uisge Ban Falls provincial park is closed until further notice.
  • INVERNESS COUNTY:
    - Beginning July 12/13 the Hays River Bridge located on the West Lake Ainslie Road is reduced to 15 tonne maximum weight restriction.
    -May 3/15: Due to a culvert collapse Marble Mountain Road is closed until further notice between Orangedale and Valley Mills, starting 1.4 km north of Eden Road.
  • PARKS CANADA CHETICAMP:
    May 19,2015 Effective immediately traffic on the Cabot Trail 15 kilometres north of Cheticamp will be reduced to one lane at Corney Brook until mid July until road repairs are completed. Parks Canada apologises for any inconveniences this may cause.
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