Transportation and Works

Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Friday, May 18, 2018 07:54 AM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
2 Pitts Memorial Drive Route 2 St. John's Harbor Arterial. Street lighting repairs. (Project #132-17PHM) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Street lighting repairs scheduled for Friday May 18th. Lane closures scheduled from 9AM to 3PM to repair lighting outages. Updates to be provided when available.

3 Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Road construction including storm sewer and street lighting installation. (Project #53-16THP) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Work proceeding on project between Kenmount Road and Topsail Road. Watch for vehicles accessing and exiting the work site from Kenmount interchange ramps, Redmond's/George's Pond Road and Topsail Road. Work will be ongoing for several months.

60 Topsail Road crossing of Team Gushue Highway. Overpass construction. (Project #4-16TSB) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Overpass construction work ongoing adjacent to Topsail Road. Be prepared to stop and expect heavy equipment turning into roadway on occasion. Drive with care and caution and expect occasional short delays.

70 Route 70 Conception Bay North Highway for 1.4 km near the school in Bay de Verde. Upgrading and paving. (Project #12-18PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Roadside ditching operations proceeding with heavy equipment and crews working in roadway. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect work to be ongoing for several weeks with short delays expected.

91 Old Placentia Bay Highway from km 1.0 to km 6.0. Road upgrading and paving including ditching, culvert and signage replacement, gravel placement, surveying and shouldering. (Project #100-17PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with reduced speed limit to 50 km/h and flag persons controlling traffic in work zones. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns, heavy equipment turning in roadway and lane closures. Rough road where asphalt removed, cross cuts in roadway and pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop and obey posted warning signage. Expect short delays as work continues over the next several months.

91 Route 91 Old Placentia Highway km 0 to km 1 and km 16 to km 18. Road upgrading and paving including ditching, culvert replacement, road gravel placement, signage installations, survey operations and shouldering. (Project #29-17PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway, reduced speed limit in work zones and flag persons directing traffic. Be prepared for lane closures, heavy equipment turning into roadway and frequent stops and slowdowns. Cross cuts will in roadways and rough road where asphalt removed. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays over the next month while work in ongoing.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
210 Burin Peninsula Highway Route 210 km 186 to km 194 near Grand Bank and km 112 to km 116 between Fortune and Grand Bank. Road upgrading and paving including brush clearing and culvert replacements. (Project #99-17PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced with flag persons controlling traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Cross cuts in road. Expect short delays as work continues over the next several months.

210 Route 210 Burin Peninsula Highway near Clam Brook towards Boat Harbour. Repair of frost bumps by upgrading and repaving. (Project #117-17PHC) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:53 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced in the work zone with flag persons directing traffic. Watch for cross cuts in roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

230 Route 230 from Lethbridge intersection towards Charleston. Upgrading and paving. (Project #78-17PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside on ditching and culvert replacements. Watch for flag persons directing traffic and be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Reduced speed limit in work zones. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. Watch for cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt has been removed. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several weeks.

Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 TCH, Sir Robert Bond Bridge near Bishop's Falls over the Exploits River (Project #39-14TSB) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Temporary road diversion in place with reduced speed limit in the area. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will restart in the next several months to complete the project.

320 Bonavista North Highway from Indian Bay Bridge to New-Wes-Valley. Upgrading and paving including ditching, culvert replacement, surveying, shouldering and guide rail installation. (Project #108-17PHP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced in work zones with flag persons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Temporary diversions in place around culvert replacement locations. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Obey posted signage and drive with extreme care and caution. Be prepared to stop and expect short delays as work proceeds in the area for the next several months.

361 Swanger's Cove River Bridge on Route 361 near St. Alban's. Bridge replacement. (Project #6-17PSB) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work on bridge replacement ongoing. Temporary diversion in place. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop. Expect short delays as work continues for the next several months.

392 Route 392 to Little Bay and Beachside. Guide rail installation and replacement. (Project #128-17PHG) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews working in roadway with flag persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced in work areas. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing over the next several weeks.

Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway between Bald Mountain Brook Bridge and North Branch Brook Bridge for approximately 17.5 km. Road upgrading and resurfacing including guide rail installation and survey operations. (Project #109-16THP) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flag persons directing traffic with heavy equipment turning into roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Drive with extreme care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays. Work will be ongoing in the area for several weeks.

420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden, Sop's Arm and Jackson's Arm. Road shouldering. (Project #118-16PHC A) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

440 North Shore and South Shore Highways Bay of Islands Route 440 and Route 450. Road upgrading including surveying, road gravel placement, shouldering and guide rail replacement. (Project #118-16PHC B) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

450 Bay of Islands South Shore Highway at Halfway Point and Frenchman's Cove. Slope stabilization and ditching. (Project #98-17PHE) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside on ditching, culvert and guide rail installation, shouldering and other emergency repairs. Watch for flag persons directing traffic and be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Lanes closed at times with temporary diversions in place around some work areas. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. Watch for cross cuts in roadway, pavement drop offs at roadside and rough road where asphalt has been removed. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several weeks.

460 Route 460 Hansen Memorial Highway from the Trans Canada Highway towards Stephenville. Brush clearing. (Project #36-17PHM) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work suspended until August 1st.

460 Road upgrading and paving between Brook Street and Gull Pond on Route 460 Hansen Memorial Highway. Roadside ditching, culvert replacement, gravel placement, surveying and guide rail installation ongoing. (Project #6-18THP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with reduced speed limit in work zones. Use alternate routing where possible to avoid delays. Flag persons directing traffic with lanes closed at times and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Rough road where asphalt has been removed. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and short delays. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert installations and paving. (Project #119-16PHC A) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work suspended until spring 2018.

490 Route 490 Stephenville Access Road near Church Street. Slope protection, armour stone placement and road shouldering operations. (Project #6-18THP) Ongoing May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with reduced speed limit in work area. Flag persons directing traffic with lanes closed at times and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and short delays. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Trans Labrador Highway, Lodge Bay towards Cartwright Junction, km 156 to km 236. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #55-16THP) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work will resume in spring 2018.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Charlottetown Junction to Cartwright Junction, km 236 to km 318. Road upgrading (Project #21-17THR) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work will resume in spring 2018.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Red Bay towards Lodge Bay, km 77 to km 156. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #37-16THP) Halted May. 18, 2018
07:54 AM
Comments: Work will resume in spring 2018.

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This report covers the major arteries in all regions of the province and it provides information on highway construction and maintenance slow down areas that could affect the motoring public.

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The Department Transportation and Works will provide information on highway construction projects daily throughout the the construction season (April – November) and as required outside of this time period.

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