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Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 07:39 AM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Outer Ring Road from Carrick Drive to Torbay Road. Road upgrading and resurfacing. (Project #59-16THP) Ongoing Sep. 20, 2016
07:54 AM
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.

1 Outer Ring Road between Carrick Drive and Logy Bay Road. Pavement rehabilitation project. (Project #65-15PHP) Ongoing Sep. 20, 2016
08:05 AM
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 more weeks. Take alternate route where possible. Logy Bay Road overpass closed to traffic to repair asphalt. Detour in place around overpass via Robin Hood Bay Road.

1 Outer Ring Road from Pitts Memorial Drive Interchange to Portugal Cove Road Interchange. Asphalt removal and replacement (Project #65-15PHP) Ongoing Sep. 22, 2016
01:41 PM
Comments: Equipment and crews working in the roadway. Reduced speed limit. Flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, lane closures and short delays. Use extreme caution and care in the work zones and be prepared to stop. Rough road where asphalt has been removed. Wet tar on roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary stripping on new paved areas. Obey posted signage. Work expected to be ongoing for a few weeks. Thorburn Road Westbound overpass reduced to one lane for bridge deck repairs.

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway crossing. Traffic diversion for underpass construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Sep. 06, 2016
12:13 PM
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 Sep. 22, 2016
09:21 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 in the vicinity throughout the month for project completion.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted Sep. 06, 2016
12:13 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 with concrete traffic barriers. Drive with caution.

60 Conception Bay Highway Route 60 between Manuels River Bridge and the Foxtrap Access Road, km 0.0 to km 4.5. Storm sewer cleanout and inspection. (Project #62-16PHM) Ongoing Sep. 22, 2016
09:20 AM
Comments: Curb lane closed for storm sewer and catch basin cleanout and inspection. Sections of roadway closed where crews and equipment working. Take alternate route and drive with care and caution in the work zones. Expect moderate delays in areas of lane closures. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

63 Avondale Access Road. Culvert replacement, road gravel placement and surveying operations for road upgrading and paving. (Project #6-16PHP) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
12:00 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on upgrading and paving operations. Speed limit reduced. Flagpersons directing traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. One way traffic controlled by traffic lights in the area of culvert replacement. temporary road diversion in place. Road shoulder drop off at edge of pavement. 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 Sep. 15, 2016
12:06 PM
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.

80 Trinity South Highway at Sibley's Cove. bridge replacement. (Project #9-16PHC) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
12:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in road and roadside on bridge removal and replacement. Reduced speed limit in work zone. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop, obey posted signage and expect short delays. Work expected to be ongoing for several months.

100 Point Lance Road, Route 100-17 and Route 100 at Branch. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #47-16PHP) Ongoing Sep. 06, 2016
12:08 PM
Comments: Ditching, blasting, culvert replacement, road upgrading 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. Lanes closed at times with temporary road diversions around work areas. Drive with caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays over the next several months.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45, Route 100 in Placentia. New bridge construction and road approach to new bridge. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing Sep. 06, 2016
12:13 PM
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.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
210 Burin Peninsula Highway, Route 210 km 82.5 at Clam Brook (Project #15-16PHC) Ongoing Sep. 01, 2016
10:47 AM
Comments: Single lane temporary diversion in place controlled by temporary traffic lights. Equipment and crews working in the area to replace the existing bridge. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Expect short delays and obey posted signage. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect work to continue over the next few months.

233 Port Blandford causeway on Route 233, 1.8 km from the Trans Canada Highway. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #1-16PSR) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
12:10 PM
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.

Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
330 Gander Bay Road, Route 330, km 100.3 at Straight Shore Bridge. Bridge replacement. (Project #14-16PHC) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
12:11 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 Sep. 19, 2016
02:55 PM
Comments: Road upgrading, gravel placement and asphalt pulverizing operations ongoing. 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 Sep. 19, 2016
02:56 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Reduced speed limit in place. Flagpersons directing traffic in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with extreme caution. Be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage

Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway near Doyles. Culvert replacements. (Project #48-16PHC) Ongoing Sep. 28, 2016
07:39 AM
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 Route 431-14 in Town of Trout River. Road shouldering following paving operations. (Project #59-15PHP) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
04:13 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside 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. 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 Sep. 15, 2016
12:11 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 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 Sep. 15, 2016
12:11 PM
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.

440 Bay of Islands, North Shore Highway, Route 440 at Irishtown-Summerside Plant Hill and Western Regional Waste Management. Paving. (Project #11-16PHP) Ongoing Sep. 08, 2016
11:38 AM
Comments: Road re-paving operations ongoing including gravel placement, paving, shouldering, survey operations etc.. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed in work areas and flagpersons directing traffic with lanes closed at times. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution. Be prepared to stop. Expect short delays. Rough road where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drop offs at roadside. Obey posted signage while work ongoing over the next month.

450 Bay of Islands South Highway, Route 450 at Copper Mine Brook, Frenchmans Cove and John's Beach. Paving. (Project #11-16PHP) Halted Sep. 20, 2016
07:50 AM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including gravel placement, paving, shouldering and survey operations. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in work areas. Flagpersons directing traffic with lanes closed at times. Wet tar on roadway and road may be slippery when wet. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays. Rough road where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drop offs at roadside. Obey posted signage. Work ongoing over the next several weeks.

463 Various locations along Route 463, Lourde's Road between Mainland and Cape St. George. Road shouldering following recent paving. (Project #59-15PHP A) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
04:11 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 drops off 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 Sep. 28, 2016
07:39 AM
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 Sep. 15, 2016
04:09 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. Sections of road with wet tar on road surface. Drive with caution. Obey posted signage. Expect short delays over the next several months.

480 Burgeo Highway. Large culvert replacement at km 30.4. (Project #68-15PHC) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
04:19 PM
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 Sep. 28, 2016
07:39 AM
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 Highway. (Project #7-14THP) Ongoing Sep. 15, 2016
12:12 PM
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 Sep. 15, 2016
12:12 PM
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.

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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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