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EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURES OR ADVISORIES:
Colchester County: The Staples Brook Road is closed between the East Folly Mountain Road and the Belmont Road due to a collapsed culvert.
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.
  • 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 will be reduced to one lane of traffic starting Monday September 28, 2015. The lane closure will be in place until repairs are completed at the bridge.
  • DIGBY COUNTY: Trunk 1
    Traffic will be reduced to one lane on Trunk 1, from Duffy Road west to Meteghan River Bridge during paving and culvert repairs. The project is anticipated to be completed Friday, Sept. 16. Signs and flag people are on site. Work takes place from sunrise to sunset.
  • LUNENBURG COUNTY: Cookville Bridge
    Cookville Bridge on Route 331 to the North of King Street, will be closed for deck repairs until Friday, Aug. 5. The bridge will be closed to all vehicles but still open to pedestrians. Detour signs are in place.
  • KINGS COUNTY: Starting May 24, 2016 - July 31, 2016.
    The following roads will be under Construction - One Lane Traffic, be Prepared for Delays.
    Shaw Road, from Pleasant Valley Road Southerly to Maple Street, Approximately 4.40 Km.
    Parker Condon Road, from Plesant Valley Road Easterly to Shaw Road, Approximately 2.40 Km.
    West Steadman Road, from Shaw Road Easterly to Black Rock Road, Approximately 2.00 Km.
    KINGS COUNTY: Starting May 24, 2016 - August 31, 2016.
    The following roads will be under Construction - One Lane Traffic, be Prepared for Delays.
    White Rock Road, from Canaan Mountain Road to Deep Hollow Road, Approximately 6.70 Km.
    Black River Road, from White Rock Road to Gaspereau River Road, Approximately 0.70 Km.
    KINGS COUNTY: Starting June 6, 2016 - August 31, 2016.
    The following road will be under Construction - One Lane Traffic, be Prepared for Delays.
  • 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 September 30th. 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:
    Vaughan Road, from Trunk 14 to Route 236, is under road construction from June 27-September 30, 2016. Expect delays. Stop and go traffic.
  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY:
    - Spencers Island Loop is closed due to damaged road surface and washouts.
    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: July 25/16 - The Staples Brook Rd is closed between the East Folly Mountain Road and the Belmont Road due to a collapsed culvert near civic 475.
    May 2, 2016 - August 31, 2016
    - Route 246, from 200m west of Kennedy Hill Road to Marshall Road, approximately 5.8 kms is under road construction which includes asphalt concrete patching prior to asphalt concrete repaving, brush cutting, ditching, slope stabilization, cross culverts and guard rail. Work will take place from daylight to dusk and includes a one lane closure. Expect delays, reduced speed and be prepared to stop.
    - 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:
    C.B. Railroad will be doing repair work to it's railway crossing at Trunk 4 in Afton. the road will be closed at the crossing from 6:00 am Wednesday, July 27,until 6:00 pm of the same day. A detour is set up for traffic to go around via the Summerside and Bayfield roads. Local traffic can get to the work site from either direction but can not get past the train crossing. The closest civic number east of the crossing is #8233.
  • ANTIGONISH COUNTY:
    Cloverville Road, Authority 404, in Antigonish County is closed to traffic due to soft spots and rutting until conditions improve. Weather permitting 10 days. The closure is on a section between the Walsh Post Road and South Lakevale Road. There are no homes on this section and residents on other sections have alternate routes out.
  • 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.
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  • Marble Mountain Rd at the Crawdis 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.
  • The Hatchery bridge on West Big Interval Road will be closed for maintenance beginning July 26/2016 until August 16/2016.Detour being used is the West Big Intervalle,and the Crowdis Cross road along with the East Big Intervale Road.
  • 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.
    - CAPE BRETON HIGHLANDS NATIONAL PARK CHETICAMP:
    Friday May 6, 2016
    Work has begun to replace a culvert at Grande Falaise, approximately 4 km 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 to the travelling public.
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1 Upper Sackville to Bear River Bridge Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
2 Amherst to Onslow Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
2 Truro to Shubenacadie Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
2 road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-26 to 2016-08-12
Crews are currently completing road work (including resurfacing) on Alton Road from Trunk 2 to 650 m south of Cloverdale Road. Traffic will be reduced to one lane in the workzone while the project is underway.
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2016-07-25 11:23
2 Shubenacadie to Fall River Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
3 Upper Tantallon to Hubbards Bare 2016-04-29 15:39
3 Jct Hwy 103 at Exit 18 to Summerville Centre Bare 2016-05-20 21:38
4 Thomson Station to Folly Lake Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
4 Vicinity of Wentworth Centre to Vicinity of Wentworth Centre road repair, one lane traffic 2016-04-25 to 2016-11-30
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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2016-04-25 13:02
4 Folly Lake to Glenholme Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
4 Truro to Mt. Thom Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
4 0.2 km south of Valley Cross Roads to 6.8 km south of Valley Cross Roads road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-06-30 to 2016-07-31
Reduced speed limit in effect: 60km/h
Road repair on Salmon River Road has commenced and will continue through til July 31, 2016.Salmon River Road from Tk 4 to east end of Valley Crossroad.Work to include: Patching, paving, ditching, etc.Daylight to DuskTraffic control on site Be prepared to stop and also to expect short delays
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2016-06-30 09:28
4 Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury Bare 2016-05-06 10:03
4 St Peters to Glace Bay Bare 2016-07-13 15:08
6 Amherst to Port Howe Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
6 Port Howe to Jct Rte 368 Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
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 2016-07-25 22:35
7 Burnside Industrial Park to Bedford Bypass Bare 2016-05-02 12:18
7 East Preston to Antigonish Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
8 Liverpool to Annapolis Royal Bare 2016-06-02 17:10
10 Bridgewater to Middleton Bare 2016-06-02 17:10
12 Chester Basin to Kentville Bare 2016-06-21 16:47
14 Chester to Jct Tnk 2 in Milford Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
16 Canso Town to Monastery Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
19 Port Hastings to Margaree Forks Bare 2016-07-26 13:33
Northwest Arm Drive Main Avenue Fairview to Old Sambro Road Bare 2016-04-29 15:39
22 Sydney to Louisbourg Bare 2016-07-13 15:08
Cabot Trail Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 7 to Cheticamp Bare 2016-07-26 13:33
Cabot Trail Cheticamp to Pleasant Bay Bare 2016-07-13 18:42
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 Pleasant Bay to South Harbour Bare 2016-07-13 18:42
Cabot Trail St. Anns to Ingonish Bare 2016-07-13 18:42
Cabot Trail St. Anns to Ingonish on northbound lane(s) road repair, washouts, one lane traffic, be prep to stop, expect delay starting 2015-07-06
Ingonish Ferry-- Victoria County. A section of the Cabot Trail at Ingonish Ferry is reduced to one lane while shoulder repairs are being done. Traffic lights are in place and motorists should expect delays. Caution should be taken while travelling through this area.
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2016-05-05 09:42
Cabot Trail Ingonish to South Harbour Bare 2016-07-13 18:42
101 Bedford to Upper Sackville Bare 2016-05-02 12:18
101 Vicinity of Bedford to Vicinity of Upper Sackville bridge repair, reduced visibility, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop 2016-04-30 to 2016-08-20
Highway 101 Bridge Over Highway 102 - Bridge Rehabilitation on Bridge Highway 101/102. One Lane is Expected to be Closed on Both Inbound and Outbound Lanes on Highway 101 and 102. Detours may happen. Detour from Exit 4B will go to Exit 4C. Follow detour signs if Exit 4B ramp is closed. Work is to Commence on April 30th Every Weekend Until August 20th, 2016. Time of Work Will Start Friday at 6 pm and End on Monday at 6 am.
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2016-07-13 08:08
101 Upper Sackville to Mt. Uniacke Exit 3 Bare 2016-05-02 12:18
101 Mt. Uniacke Exit 3 to St. Croix Exit 4 Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
101 1 km east of Exit 4 to Vicinity of Exit 5 on northbound lane(s) road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26
Road repair northbound lanes. One lane traffic, reduce speed, be prepare to stop, expect delays.
2016-07-22 15:11
101 St. Croix Exit 4 to Hantsport Interchange Exit 8 Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
101 25 km east of St. Croix Exit 4 to Vicinity of Hantsport Interchange Exit 8 on southbound lane(s) road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-25 to 2016-07-26
Road repair, reduce speed, expect delays, reduced to one lane traffic.
2016-07-22 15:15
101 Hantsport Interchange Exit 8 to Yarmouth Bare 2016-06-21 16:47
102 Halifax to Truro Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
103 Halifax to Martins River Bare 2016-05-20 21:38
103 Martins River to Bridgewater Bare 2016-05-20 21:38
103 Exit 12 to 8 km east of Exit 12 road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-05-16 to 2016-08-31 2016-05-25 10:58
103 Bridgewater to Yarmouth Bare 2016-05-20 21:38
104 NB Border to Cobequid Toll Booth Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
104 Cobequid Toll Booth to Masstown Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
104 Vicinity of Cobequid Toll Booth on westbound lane(s) one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-19 to 2016-07-31
Shoulder work on Hwy 104 WB lanes from km marker 75 to km marker 57.2 for approximately 18.8 km.Traffic Control will be on site and will be lane closure as shoulder gravel is placed.July 19 for approximately one week.Motorists please reduce speed and expect delays.daylight to dusk
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2016-07-19 12:06
104 Masstown to Antigonish Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
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 2016-07-13 18:42
106 Caribou to Pictou Rotary Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
106 Caribou to Pictou Rotary road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-06-13 to 2016-08-31
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. June 13, 2016 to July 31, 2016In addition to the above work, please be aware of the following work August 1 - August 31st on West River Road.Removal of existing splitter islands and installation of new storm drains.Traffic control set up will be an altered centerline (West River Road)No stop and go , reduce speed and use caution.
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2016-07-26 16:33
106 Pictou Rotary to Jct Hwy 104 at Exit 22 Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
107 Westphal to Musquodoboit Harbour Bare 2016-04-29 15:56
107 Vicinity west of Exit 18 to Vicinity east of Exit 18 bridge repair, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-04-20 to 2016-07-31
Reduced speed limit in effect: 80km/h
2016-04-20 09:46
107 Burnside Industrial Park to Westphal Bare 2016-05-02 12:18
111 Victoria Street Underpass to Woodside Bare 2016-04-29 12:12
111 Exit 6 to Woodside on southbound lane(s) road repair, reduced speed, expect delay 2016-06-24 to 2016-07-31
The southbound lanes of Highway 111, between Exit 6 and Pleasant Street in Dartmouth, are reduced to one lane during construction daily from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. on weekdays and from 7 p.m. to 8 a.m. on weekends.
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2016-06-24 14:40
118 Mic Mac Boulevard to Jct Hwy 102 Bare 2016-05-10 09:07
125 Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 20 to Grand Lake Road Bare 2016-07-13 15:08
125 Vicinity of Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 20 to Exit 2 road repair, one lane traffic, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-28 to 2016-07-29
There will be crew's painting crosswalk's and arrow's between NL ferry and Millville hwy turnoff on the 105. traffic control people on site expect delay's of 30 minutes at time's, will not be on road if raining.
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2016-07-27 14:22
202 Jct Tnk 1 to Jct Tnk 14 Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
207 Ross Road to West Chezzetcook Bare 2016-04-29 15:56
209 Parrsboro to Apple River Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
212 Oldham Road to Jct Rte 357 Bare 2016-04-29 08:02
215 Noel to Shubenacadie Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
217 Digby to East Ferry Bare 2016-06-02 17:10
223 Jct Hwy 105 at Exit 6 to Leitches Creek Bare 2016-07-13 15:08
224 Gays River Bridge to Sheet Harbour Bare 2016-05-10 12:36
236 Union Corner to Truro Heights Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
242 River Hebert to Maccan Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
245 Sutherlands River to Antigonish Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
252 Whycocomagh to Mabou Bare 2016-07-26 13:33
256 West New Annan to Lyons Brook Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
277 Lantz to Gays River Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
289 Green Oaks to Middle Stewiacke Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
289 Middle Stewiacke to Sheepherders Junction Bare 2016-07-21 12:21
289 Middle Stewiacke to Sheepherders Junction bridge repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, closed to high-sided vehicles 2016-07-21 to 2016-09-01
Bridge work to commence on Thursday July 21st on COL111 Gully Bridge on Route 289, Brookfield Dean Road, between Otterbrook Road and Ridge Road. There will be a permanent lane closure on the bridge. Traffic lights will be installed and will accommodate the traffic flow. Work is expected to last approximately 6 weeks, Sept 1, 2016.
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2016-07-22 11:43
289 Sheepherders Junction to Westville Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
302 Southampton to Nappan Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
305 Sydney Mines to Sydney River Bare 2016-07-13 15:08
306 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2016-04-29 15:39
307 Jct Tnk 4 to Jct Tnk 6 Bare 2016-07-25 22:35
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 2016-05-26 06:49
333 End of Bay Road to Tantallon Bare 2016-04-29 15:39
336 Upper Musquodoboit to Jct Rte 289 at Eastville Bare 2016-04-29 08:02
337 Malignant Cove to Antigonish Bare 2016-07-26 13:36
337 Malignant Cove to Antigonish road repair, one lane traffic, reduced speed, be prep to stop, expect delay 2016-07-12 to 2016-08-31
Road work on Route 337 Antigonish County from the Intersection of Route 245&337 southerly 6.5 km.
2016-07-13 15:18
347 New Glasgow to Guysborough County Line Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
349 Spryfield to Sambro Bare 2016-04-29 15:39
354 Halifax/Hants County Line to Jct Rte 202 Bare 2016-06-23 09:24
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 2016-06-23 09:24
357 Jct Tnk 7 to Middle Musquodoboit Bare 2016-04-29 15:56
368 Mahoneys Corner to Wallace Bay Bare 2016-05-26 06:49
374 Sheet Harbour to New Glasgow Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
376 Pictou Rotary to Central West River Bare 2016-05-29 17:27
395 Jct Rte 252 & Jct Rte 395 to Southwest Margaree Bare 2016-07-26 13:33
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Conditions
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Impassable (Closed) 2016-07-27 19:00
Macdonald Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax none 2016-07-27 18:59
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Bare 2016-07-27 09:39
MacKay Bridge Dartmouth to Halifax Traffic conditions, Dartmouth bound medium volumes, Halifax bound medium volumes, drive with care 2016-07-27 19:02
Halifax Dartmouth Bridge Emergency Road Closures or Advisories
Ferry Crossing Information
LaHave : in service (2016-07-06 12:56)
Country Harbour : service suspended [repairs] (2016-07-25 10:15)
Little Narrows : in service (2016-07-13 18:42)
Englishtown : in service (2016-07-13 20:32)
Tancook Island : overload trips, expect delays (2016-07-27 10:33)
Petit Passage : in service (2016-06-02 16:28)
Grand Passage : in service (2016-02-08 23:07)
Pictou Island : in service (2013-08-31 08:39)
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