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Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Thursday, May 26, 2016 11:08 AM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
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 May. 26, 2016
09:49 AM
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 Salmonier Line Interchange area and east and west bound lanes towards Holyrood. Guide Rail repairs. (Project #66-15PHG) Ongoing May. 19, 2016
08:40 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.

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway Crossing. Traffic Diversion for Underpass Construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed May. 05, 2016
08:03 AM
Comments: Traffic diversion in place around underpass construction. Obey posted signage and drive with caution in the area.

3 Blackmarsh Road at Team Gushue Highway. Temporary Diversion for Underpass Construction. (Project #78-14TSG) Ongoing May. 05, 2016
08:03 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside. 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 months.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted May. 05, 2016
08:03 AM
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.

75 Route 75 Veteran's Memorial Highway between Hodgewater Line and Trans Canada Highway. Guide rail repairs and installations. (Project #66-15PHG) Ongoing May. 12, 2016
05:25 PM
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.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45 Route 100 in Placentia. New bridge construction. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing May. 05, 2016
08:03 AM
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.

100 Argentia Access Road Route 100 near Freshwater Placentia Bay, SE Placentia Road and Cape Shore Highway. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #35-15PHP) Halted May. 09, 2016
02:06 PM
Comments: Asphalt patching operations occurring at cross cuts on Route 100. Asphalt pulverizing operations scheduled for May 11th at Cuslett area. Crews and heavy equipment working in roadway. Watch for trucks turning and flagpersons directing traffic. Expect short to moderate delays.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway from West of Gambo underpass to east of Benton intersection. Road upgrading including ditching and culvert replacement. (Project #9-15THP) Ongoing May. 26, 2016
10:01 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway 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.

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) Halted May. 05, 2016
08:02 AM
Comments: Work suspended until the 2016 construction season.

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 May. 09, 2016
02:05 PM
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.

440 North Shore Highway Bay of Islands Route 440, approx. 0.7 km west of TCH and R440 interchange. Retaining wall replacement. (Project #7-15PHZ) Ongoing May. 26, 2016
10:06 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with lanes closed at times. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Obey posted signage as work continues over the next several months.

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) Ongoing May. 26, 2016
11:08 AM
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.

450 Cook's Brook Bridge on Bay of Islands South Highway near Mount Moriah. Bridge replacement. (Project #5-15PSB) Ongoing May. 26, 2016
10:06 AM
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.

463 Various Locations on Route 463 Lourde's Road between Mainland and Cape St. George. Guiderail installation. (Project #59-15PHP A) Halted May. 05, 2016
08:02 AM
Comments: Work halted until spring.

463 Route 463, Lorde's Road, near West Bay. Culvert replacements. (Project #17-16PHE) Ongoing May. 26, 2016
10:07 AM
Comments: Road opened in area of culvert replacement. Asphalt patching work remaining. Watch for bumps in road and speed reduction in the area.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert replacements at various locations. (Project #68-15PHC) Halted May. 05, 2016
08:02 AM
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 May. 05, 2016
08:01 AM
Comments: Work halted until spring.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Goose Bay towards Cartwright, km 0 to km 80. Paving Trans Labrador Highway (Project #7-14THP) Halted May. 05, 2016
08:01 AM
Comments: Work to resume in 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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