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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:
    - Millbrook Rd closed between civics 519 and 785 due to soft conditions.
    - Marshall Rd. closed. local traffic only
    - 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 - Park St. Truro closed due to flooding until futher notice
  • 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.
  • 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 2014-04-23 15:45
1 Hantsport to Wilmot Bare 2014-04-23 15:42
1 Wilmot to Bridgetown Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:19
1 Bridgetown to Bear River Bridge Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
2 Amherst to Shubenacadie Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
2 Shubenacadie to Fall River Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
3 Upper Tantallon to Hubbards Bare 2014-04-23 15:48
3 Hwy 103 at Exit 18 to Summerville Centre Bare 2014-04-23 15:57
4 Thomson Station to Glenholme Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
4 Truro to Mount Thom Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
4 Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
4 St Peters to Glace Bay Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
6 Amherst to Toney River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
6 Toney River to Pictou Rotary Bare 2014-04-23 15:10
7 Burnside Industrial Park to Bedford Bypass Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
7 East Preston to Ecum Secum Bare 2014-04-23 15:52
7 Ecum Secum to Lochaber Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:51
7 Lochaber to Antigonish Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
8 Liverpool to Annapolis Royal Bare 2014-04-23 15:57
10 Bridgewater to Middleton Bare 2014-04-23 15:19
12 Chester Basin to Aldersville Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:08
12 Aldersville to Kentville Bare 2014-04-23 12:40
14 Chester to Vaughan Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:08
14 Vaughan to Brooklyn Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:45
14 Brooklyn to Milford Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
16 Canso Town to Monastery Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:51
19 Port Hastings to Mabou Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
19 Mabou to Margaree Forks Bare 2014-04-23 15:43
Northwest Arm Drive Main Avenue Fairview to Old Sambro Road Bare 2014-04-23 15:48
22 Sydney to Louisbourg Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:04
Cabot Trail Hwy 105 at Exit 7 to Margaree Forks Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:38
Cabot Trail Margaree Forks to Cheticamp Bare 2014-04-23 15:43
Cabot Trail Cheticamp to South Harbour Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:38
Cabot Trail St Anns to South Harbour Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:38
101 Bedford to Upper Sackville Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
101 Upper Sackville to Mount Uniacke Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
101 Mount Uniacke to Hantsport Interchange Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:45
101 Hantsport Interchange to Yarmouth Bare 2014-04-23 15:45
102 Halifax to Enfield Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
102 Enfield to Shubenacadie Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
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 2014-04-23 15:14
103 Halifax to Hubbards Bare 2014-04-23 15:48
103 Hubbards to Martins River Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:08
103 Martins River to Granite Village Bare 2014-04-23 15:57
103 Granite Village to Barrington Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:41
103 Barrington to Yarmouth Bare 2014-04-23 15:43
104 NB Border to Mount Thom Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
104 Mount Thom to W. Canso Causeway Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
104 W. Canso Causeway to St Peters Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
105 Port Hastings to Bucklaw Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
105 Bucklaw to Dalem Lake Bare with moisture present Fair visibility 2014-04-23 15:38
105 Dalem Lake to North Sydney Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:04
106 Caribou to Hwy 104 at Exit 22 Bare 2014-04-23 15:10
107 Westphal to Musquodoboit Harbour Bare 2014-04-23 15:52
107 Burnside Industrial Park to Westphal Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
111 MacKay Bridge to Woodside Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
118 Mic Mac Boulevard to Hwy 102 Bare 2014-04-23 15:56
125 Hwy 105 at Exit 20 to Grand Lake Road Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:04
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 Ashdale Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:45
202 Ashdale to Trunk 14 Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
207 Ross Road to West Chezzetcook Bare 2014-04-23 15:52
209 Parrsboro to Apple River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 13:24
212 Oldham Road to Jct Rte 357 Bare 2014-04-23 15:35
215 Noel to Shubenacadie Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
217 Digby to East Ferry Bare 2014-04-23 15:19
223 Hwy 105 at Exit 6 to Leitches Creek Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
224 Gays River Bridge to Sheet Harbour Bare 2014-04-23 15:35
236 Union Corner to Stanley Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:45
236 Stanley to Rte 289 Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
236 Rte 289 to Truro Heights Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
242 River Hebert to Maccan Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 13:24
245 Sutherlands River to Antigonish Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
252 Whycocomagh to Brook Village Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
252 Brook Village to Mabou Bare 2014-04-23 15:43
256 West New Annan to Pictou Colchester County Line Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
256 College Grant to Lyons Brook Bare 2014-04-23 15:10
277 Lantz to Gays River Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
289 Green Oaks to Middle Stewiacke Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
289 Middle Stewiacke to Westville Bare 2014-04-23 15:35
302 Southampton to Nappan Bare 2014-04-23 13:24
305 Sydney Mines to Sydney River Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:04
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 2014-04-23 15:48
307 Trunk 4 to Trunk 6 Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
311 Onslow to Tatamagouche Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
316 Highway 104 to Antigonish County Line Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
321 Oxford to Port Philip Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 13:24
333 End of Bay Road to Tantallon Bare 2014-04-23 15:48
336 Upper Musquodoboit to Colchester County Line Bare 2014-04-23 15:35
336 Colchester County Line to Eastville Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:14
337 Malignant Cove to Antigonish Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
347 New Glasgow to Guysborough County Line Bare 2014-04-23 15:10
349 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2014-04-23 15:48
354 Halifax/Hants County Line to Jct Route 236 Bare 2014-04-23 15:31
357 Jct Trk 7 to Middle Musquodoboit Bare 2014-04-23 15:52
368 Mahoneys Corner to Wallace Bay Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 13:24
374 Sheet Harbour to New Glasgow Bare 2014-04-23 15:30
376 Pictou Rotary to Central West River Bare 2014-04-23 15:10
395 Whycocomagh to South Lake Ainslie Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 15:07
395 South Lake Ainslie to Southwest Margaree Bare 2014-04-23 15:43
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare 2014-04-23 16:53
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, fair visibility, Dartmouth bound light volumes, Halifax bound light volumes, drive with care 2014-04-23 23:58
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare with moisture present 2014-04-23 21:03
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, fair visibility, Dartmouth bound light volumes, Halifax bound light volumes 2014-04-24 00:01
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 (2014-03-31 03:48)
Englishtown service suspended [ice] (2014-03-31 03:48)
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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