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Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:45 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Outer Ring Road between Aberdeen Avenue Interchange and Logy Bay Road. Surveying operations in preparation for pavement rehabilitation project. (Project #65-15PHP) Halted Jun. 02, 2016
05:18 PM
Comments: Work operations halted in the area of Outer Ring Road from Logy Bay Road to Aberdeen Avenue. Motorists are advised to obey posted signage and expect work to begin in the coming weeks.

1 Trans Canada Highway in the St. John's metro area including TCH east and west bound lanes. Guide Rail repairs. (Project #66-15PHG) Ongoing Jun. 13, 2016
08:03 AM
Comments: Guide rail repairs ongoing. Work at edge of roadway. Watch for heavy equipment and crews working roadside. Drive with extreme caution and slow down through construction zones. Expect short delays and work to continue in this area for the next 2 weeks. Double fines being enforced in construction zones.

2 Ruth Avenue Interchange Pitts Memorial Drive. Roundabout construction at end of east bound exit interchange ramp. To learn about using roundabouts visit http://www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/drivers/roundabouts/roundabouts.html (Project #200-16PHM) Ongoing Jun. 08, 2016
08:38 PM
Comments: East bound lane exit to Ruth Avenue interchange and east bound entrance ramp to downtown from Ruth Avenue closed to facilitate roundabout construction leading to Southlands and Galway developments. Take alternate route while construction ongoing. Work expected to be completed by the end of June. To learn about using roundabouts visit http://www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/drivers/roundabouts/roundabouts.html

3 Blackmarsh Road at Team Gushue Highway. Temporary Diversion for Underpass Construction. (Project #78-14TSG) Ongoing Jun. 02, 2016
05:20 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside. Flagpersons on Blackmarsh Road controlling traffic for construction access. Temporary road diversion in place with reduced speed limit and temporary lane markings. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for several more months.

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway Crossing. Traffic Diversion for Underpass Construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Jun. 02, 2016
05:20 PM
Comments: Traffic diversion in place around underpass construction. Obey posted signage and drive with caution in the area.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted Jun. 02, 2016
05:20 PM
Comments: East access to Mount Pearl Square at Dunn's Road intersection closed. Please use alternate accesses. Shoulder of Topsail Road in the vicinity of new ramp closed off with concrete traffic barriers. Drive with care and caution in the area.

63 Avondale Access Road. Surveying operations. (Project #6-16PHP) Ongoing May. 09, 2016
02:29 PM
Comments: Crews working in roadway preparing for upgrading and paving operations. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage.

70 Riverhead Bridge and Bannerman Brook Bridge in Harbour Grace. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #2-16PSR) Ongoing Jun. 06, 2016
02:20 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working on bridge rehabilitation in roadway. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic control lights. Speed limit reduced in work areas. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next month.

100 Argentia Access Road Route 100 km 49.6 to km 50.7 near Placentia. Route 102 Ship Harbour Road km 15 to km 17.8. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #35-15PHP) Ongoing Jun. 02, 2016
05:07 PM
Comments: Asphalt upgrading and paving operations occurring on Argentia Access Road and Ship Harbour Road. Crews and heavy equipment working in roadway with reduced speed limits in the work zone. Watch for trucks turning and flagpersons directing traffic. Temporary striping on roadway and pavement drop offs at roadside. Wet tar on roadway may be slippery when wet. Rough road where asphalt removed. Expect short delays over the next month. Drive with care, caution and obey posted signage.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45 Route 100 in Placentia. New bridge construction. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing Jun. 14, 2016
06:01 PM
Comments: Construction operations ongoing. Vehicles and heavy equipment entering roadway. Use caution in the area. No significant delays expected. Work expected to continue for an extended period.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway from West of Gambo underpass to east of Benton intersection. Road upgrading including widening, ditching and culvert replacement. (Project #9-15THP) Ongoing Jun. 13, 2016
08:19 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with flagpersons directing traffic and reduced speed limits. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect moderate delays. Cross cuts in asphalt. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several months.

210 Burin Peninsula Highway near Grand Bank R210 km 184 to km 186. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #39-15PHP) Ongoing Jun. 02, 2016
05:11 PM
Comments: Brush removal and ditching operations ongoing. Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flagpersons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

210 Burin Peninsula Highway R210 km 146 in Marystown. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #39-15PHP B) Ongoing Jun. 02, 2016
05:16 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Prepare for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Rough road where asphalt removed and pavement drop-offs at roadside. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next month.

235 Upgrading various sections on Route 235, Southern Bay, between km 0.3 and 1.3, Plate Cove West, km 16-17 and Knight Cove km 36.35 and 38.5 (Project #41-15PHP) Ongoing Jun. 14, 2016
06:01 PM
Comments: Road upgrading and paving operations restarted with ditching, culvert replacement and right-of-way improvement operations. Watch for equipment and crews working in the roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Cross cuts in the asphalt. Drive with care and caution. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
360 Bay D'Espoir Highway Route 360 between Miguel's Brook and Northwest Gander River km 46.2 to km 50.6. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #8-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 10, 2016
04:18 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and edge of road with flagpersons directing traffic and reduced speed limit in place. Lanes closed at times. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and obey posted signage as work continues over the next month.

Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway West Bound lanes near Massey Drive interchange entrance ramp to the highway. Lane closures for washout repairs. (Project #200-16PHE) Ongoing Jun. 13, 2016
08:20 AM
Comments: West bound through lane closed at Massey Drive interchange due to runoff damage to shoulder and retaining wall. Traffic diverted to west bound passing lane. West bound entrance ramp closed to the highway from Massey Drive. Use alternate access points to the west bound TCH at other Corner Brook interchange ramps.

1 TCH near Massey Drive interchange Exit 5 East Bound Lanes. Retaining wall repairs. Two way traffic on divided highway east bound lanes. (Project #11-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 22, 2016
05:58 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and temporary diversion of two way traffic on TCH East bound lanes in area of Exit 5 Eastbound Ramp. Obey posted signage while work ongoing over the next several weeks.

420 White Bay South Highway, Route 420, various locations. Culvert replacements, survey operations and pipe installations. (Project #12-16PHC) Ongoing Jun. 22, 2016
12:55 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced. Pavement dropoffs, rough road where asphalt removed and cross cuts in roadway. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect moderate delays over the next week.

440 Route 440 North Shore Bay of Islands Highway. Various repairs to road surface and drainage systems McIver's and Christopher's Cove. (Project #10-16PHO) Halted May. 31, 2016
05:59 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside on slope and drainage repairs and survey operations. Speed limit reduced and flagpersons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage and expect short delays for the next several weeks.

440 North Shore Highway Bay of Islands Route 440, approx. 0.7 km west of TCH and R440 interchange. Retaining wall replacement and survey operations. (Project #7-15PHZ) Ongoing Jun. 23, 2016
12:45 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with lanes closed at times and flagpersons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Obey posted signage as work continues over the next week.

440 Bay of Islands North Shore Highway Route 440 at Irishtown-Summerside Plant Hill and Western Regional Waste Management. Paving. (Project #11-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 22, 2016
06:01 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, bridge repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and temporary diversion of traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage while work ongoing over the next month.

450 Cook's Brook Bridge on Bay of Islands South Highway near Mount Moriah. Bridge replacement. (Project #5-15PSB) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2016
05:42 PM
Comments: Crews and heavy equipment working in roadway and roadside. Heavy equipment turning in roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for several months.

450 Bay of Islands South Highway Route 450 at Copper Mine Brook, Frenchmans Cove and John's Beach. Road repaving and emergency repairs to ramps and retaining wall structures on TCH Ramps near Massey Drive. (Project #11-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 22, 2016
06:01 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and temporary diversion of two way traffic on TCH East bound lanes at Exit 5 Eastbound Ramps. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage while work ongoing over the next several weeks.

463 Route 463, Lorde's Road, near West Bay. Culvert replacements. (Project #17-16PHE) Ongoing Jun. 09, 2016
07:56 AM
Comments: Road opened in area of culvert replacement. Asphalt patching work remaining. Watch for bumps in road and speed reduction in the area indicated by construction signage.

463 Various Locations on Route 463 Lourde's Road between Mainland and Cape St. George. Guiderail installation. (Project #59-15PHP A) Halted Jun. 13, 2016
08:21 AM
Comments: Work halted until spring.

480 Burgeo Highway various section from the Trans Canada towards Burgeo km 13 to km 111. Culvert replacements, surveying and asphalt patching. (Project #9-16PHC) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2016
05:44 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for slowdowns, frequent stops and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several months.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert replacements at various locations. (Project #68-15PHC) Halted Jun. 21, 2016
05:42 PM
Comments: Work to resume in 2016 construction season.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Trans Labrador Highway Lodge Bay towards Cartwright, km 156 to km 236. Road upgrading (Project #56-14THR) Halted Jun. 14, 2016
06:02 PM
Comments: Work expected to continue in 2016.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Goose Bay towards Cartwright, km 0 to km 80. Paving Trans Labrador Highway (Project #7-14THP) Ongoing Jun. 14, 2016
06:02 PM
Comments: Ongoing road construction activities including surveying and granular placement. Motorists are advised of heavy equipment turning, crews working on roadway and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic is controlled by signage and flagpersons. Be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until July 2016.

516 Cartwright Access Road between Cartwright and Paradise River. Brush clearing. (Project #101-15PHM) Ongoing Jun. 14, 2016
06:02 PM
Comments: Ongoing activities including brush clearing and surveying. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, heavy equipment working and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic is controlled by signage and flags persons. Be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until July 2016.

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About the Report

This report provides information on highway construction and maintenance slow down areas that could affect the motoring public.

It covers the major arteries in all regions of the province, and is updated bi-weekly (during the construction season April - November) or when there is a significant change in operations for a particular project.

The report will continue until the end of the construction season.

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