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Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 11:48 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 Carrick Drive and Logy Bay Road. Pavement rehabilitation project. (Project #65-15PHP) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2016
05:07 PM
Comments: Equipment and crews working on Outer Ring Road from Logy Bay Road to Carrick Drive. Lanes closed at times with speed limit reduction in place. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Expect short delays and obey posted signage. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Project will be ongoing for several weeks. Take alternate route where possible.

1 Trans Canada Highway East Bound Lanes from Holyrood overpass to Route 2 interchange. Asphalt removal and replacement. Holyrood Access Road Overpass Lane Closure in East Bound Left Lane. (Project #65-15PHP) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
01:36 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Reduced speed limit. Flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, lane closures and short delays. Holyrood Overpass has extended east bound lane closure for waterproofing and repaving. Use extreme care and caution in work zones and be prepared to stop. Rough road where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on new paved areas. Obey posted signage. Work expected to be ongoing for several weeks.

1 Outer Ring Road from Carrick Drive to Torbay Road. Road upgrading and resurfacing. (Project #59-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2016
05:07 PM
Comments: Equipment and crews working on the Outer Ring Road from Carrick Drive to Torbay Road. Lanes closed at times with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Expect short delays and obey posted signage. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Take alternate route where possible. Expect work to continue over the next month.

2 Ruth Avenue interchange, Pitts Memorial Drive. Roundabout construction at end of east bound exit interchange ramp. (Project #200-16PHM) Completed Aug. 04, 2016
10:44 AM
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. Please take alternate route. Construction will be completed by Tuesday, August 2 and interchange ramps will reopen to traffic Wednesday, August 3. 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 Aug. 04, 2016
10:45 AM
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 caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing throughout the month.

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway crossing. Traffic diversion for underpass construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Aug. 04, 2016
10:44 AM
Comments: Traffic diversion in place around underpass construction. Obey posted signage and drive with caution in the area.

3 Team Gushue Highway south of Kenmount Road. Storm sewer installation. (Project #34-16THC) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
10:46 AM
Comments: Construction vehicles accessing the Team Gushue Highway from ramps on Kenmount Road. Drive with caution and watch for vehicles entering and exiting Kenmount interchange ramps.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted Aug. 04, 2016
10:47 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 with concrete traffic barriers. Drive with caution.

63 Avondale Access Road. Culvert replacement, road gravel placement and surveying operations for road upgrading and paving. (Project #6-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
10:47 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on upgrading and paving operations. Speed limit reduced. Flagpersons directing traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays as work progresses over the next month.

80 South Dildo Trinity Bay Highway Route 80 km 8.4. Bridge replacement. (Project #19-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 23, 2016
11:39 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside on bridge removal and replacement. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. One way traffic on temporary traffic diversion controlled by temporary lights with reduced speed limit in work zone. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays. Temporary traffic diversion in place for several months while project in progress.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45, Route 100 in Placentia. New bridge construction and road approach to new bridge. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing Aug. 23, 2016
11:48 AM
Comments: Construction operations ongoing. Crews and heavy equipment working in roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Pavement drops off at roadside. Use caution in the area and be prepared to stop. Short delays expected. Work expected to continue throughout the month.

100 Point Lance Road, Route 100-17 and Route 100 at Branch. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #47-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
10:51 AM
Comments: Ditching, culvert replacement, road shouldering and surveying operations ongoing. Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Cross cuts in asphalt, rough road where asphalt removed and drop-offs at roadside. Temporary road diversions around work areas. Drive with caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays over the next month.

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 Aug. 04, 2016
10:54 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with flag persons directing traffic and reduced speed limits. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in asphalt. Obey posted signage and drive with caution. Delays can be expected however, we are working with contractor to have traffic delays reduced and apologize for any inconvenience.

233 Port Blandford causeway on Route 233, 1.8 km from the Trans Canada Highway. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #1-16PSR) Ongoing Aug. 23, 2016
11:48 AM
Comments: Bridge rehabilitation work ongoing with one way traffic on bridge, controlled by temporary traffic lights. Crews working in roadway. Narrow roadway width restriction of 3.5 meters. Drive with caution. Expect work to be ongoing for several months.

310 Eastport Road, Route 310, near Sandringham. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #60-15PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
10:57 AM
Comments: Road upgrading operations ongoing including gravel placement. Speed limit reduced. Drive with caution. Watch for cross-cuts in roadway. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway between Penstock Bridge, Norris Arm to Jumpers Brook Bridge, Trans Canada Highway km 398 to km 408. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #35-16THP) Halted Aug. 15, 2016
11:59 AM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Drive with extreme caution. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

330 Gander Bay Road, Route 330, km 100.3 at Straight Shore Bridge. Bridge replacement. (Project #14-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 11, 2016
02:27 PM
Comments: Bridge replacement project started with building of temporary bypass. Crews working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Lanes closed at times with a temporary bypass setup with traffic lights. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Expect short delays while working ongoing for the next several months.

330 Gander Bay Road, Route 330, km 41.2 to km 48.6. Barry's Brook toward Main Point. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #13-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 15, 2016
11:57 AM
Comments: Ditching, culvert replacement and survey operations ongoing in preparation for road upgrading. Crews and equipment operating in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Lanes closed at times. Drive with extreme caution. Be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Expect short delays while work ongoing over the next month.

360 Bay D'Espoir Highway, Route 360 between Miguel's Brook and Northwest Gander River, km 46.2 to km 59.6. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #8-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 15, 2016
11:56 AM
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 caution. 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 near Doyles. Culvert replacements. (Project #48-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
02:21 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with reduced speed limit in work zones and flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Watch for bumps and rough road where asphalt has been removed. Obey posted signage and expect short delays. Lanes may be closed at times. Work will be ongoing for several months.

1 Trans Canada Highway 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 Aug. 04, 2016
11:03 AM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution. 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.

431 Paving, Route 431-11 and 431-14 in Town of Woody Point and Trout River. (Project #59-15PHP) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
02:00 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on road shouldering operations. Watch for flagpersons directing traffic and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns with short delays over the next week. Fresh pavement may be slippery when wet. Watch for drop offs at roadside. Obey posted signage and drive with caution.

434 Conche Road Route 434. Road gravel placement. (Project #58-16PHM) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
02:26 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway spreading road gravel. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway with frequent stops and slowdowns expected. Lanes closed at times. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop, and obey posted signage. Expect short delays.

440 Bay of Islands, North Shore Highway, Route 440 at Irishtown-Summerside Plant Hill and Western Regional Waste Management. Paving. (Project #11-16PHP) Halted Aug. 04, 2016
11:06 AM
Comments: Road re-paving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, bridge repairs, survey operations. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed in work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution. 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.

440 Route 440, North Shore Bay of Islands Highway. Various repairs to road surface and drainage systems at McIver's and Christopher's Cove. (Project #10-16PHO) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2016
09:36 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside on drainage repairs, road gravel placement and survey operations. Speed limit reduced and flagpersons directing traffic. Drive with caution. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage. Expect short delays for the next several weeks.

450 Bay of Islands South Highway, Route 450 at Copper Mine Brook, Frenchmans Cove and John's Beach. Road repaving, emergency repairs to ramps and retaining wall structures on Trans Canada Highway ramps near Massey Drive. (Project #11-16PHP) Halted Aug. 04, 2016
11:10 AM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution. Be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and temporary diversion of two way traffic on Trans Canada east bound lanes at Exit 5 eastbound ramps. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage. Work ongoing over the next several weeks.

463 Route 463, Lorde's Road near West Bay. Culvert replacements. (Project #17-16PHE) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2016
08:22 AM
Comments: Road opened in area of culvert replacement. Asphalt patching work remains. Bumps in road and speed reduced in area, as indicated by construction signage.

463 Various locations along Route 463, Lourde's Road between Mainland and Cape St. George. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #59-15PHP A) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2016
09:31 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic in work zones. Be prepared for frequent stops and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Wet tar on roadway and pavement drop offs at roadside. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage, expect short delays as work continues over the next week.

470 Route 470 LaPoile Highway. Culvert replacements. (Project #48-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
02:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with reduced speed limit in work zones and flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Watch for bumps and rough road where asphalt has been removed. Obey posted signage and expect short delays. Lanes may be closed at times. Work will be ongoing for several months.

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 Aug. 18, 2016
08:25 AM
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 caution. Obey posted signage. Expect short delays over the next several months.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert replacements at various locations. (Project #68-15PHC) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2016
08:24 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared to stop. Watch for heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with caution. Obey posted signage. Expect short delays over the next month.

490 Stephenville Access road Route 490. Culvert replacements. (Project #48-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 22, 2016
02:11 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with reduced speed limit in work zones and flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Watch for bumps and rough road where asphalt has been removed. Obey posted signage and expect short delays. Lanes may be closed at times. Work will be ongoing for several months.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Trans Labrador Highway, Goose Bay towards Cartwright, km 0 to km 80. Paving Trans Labrador Highwa. (Project #7-14THP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
11:19 AM
Comments: Ongoing road construction activities including paving, granular placement and surveying. Motorists are advised of heavy equipment turning, crews working on roadway and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flagpersons. Be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until July 2016.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Lodge Bay towards Cartwright Junction, km 156 to km 236. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #55-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
11:19 AM
Comments: Ongoing survey activities. Motorists are advised of survey crews working on the roadway and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flagpersons. Be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until November 2016.

514-01 Pinsent's Arm Road, Route 514-01. Brush clearing. (Project #100-15PHM) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2016
11:18 AM
Comments: Ongoing activities including brush clearing and surveying. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, heavy equipment and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic is controlled by signage and flagpersons. Be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until August 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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