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Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:26 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway crossing. Guide rail installation for new underpass for highway construction and operation. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Nov. 08, 2017
08:40 AM
Comments: New underpass activated for Team Gushue Highway construction and operation. Guide rail installation ongoing on Old Pennywell Road approaches to new underpass. Obey posted signage and drive with caution in the area.

3 Redmond's Road and George's Pond Road crossing of Team Gushue Highway Detour. (Project #53-16 THP) Ongoing Oct. 25, 2017
08:39 PM
Comments: Redmonds Road and George's Pond Road from Blackmarsh Road area has been detoured to accommodate paving of Team Gushue Highway overpass until final roadway is completed. Follow the detour and obey posted signage.

3 Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Road construction including storm sewer and street lighting installation. (Project #53-16THP) Ongoing Oct. 20, 2017
04:20 PM
Comments: Equipment entering and exiting site at various locations along the new route. Excavators and crews working near roadways adjacent to traffic with flag persons directing traffic. Be prepared for heavy equipment entering traffic at temporary access points along the route. Redmond's Road has been detoured to a temporary location over the new overpass until final roadway is completed. Follow the detour and obey posted signage. Roundabout construction ongoing in the Blackmarsh Road area. expect short delays.

10 LaManche River Bridge on Route 10 Southern Shore Highway km 55.1 between Tors Cove and Cape Broyle. Bridge temporary bypass removal. (Project #5-16PSB) Ongoing Nov. 15, 2017
09:21 AM
Comments: Crews and heavy equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in the work zone with flag persons directing traffic and lanes closed at times. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Expect short to moderate delays while removal of temporary bypass and bridge is carried out. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Project completion expected mid to late November.

60 Topsail Road crossing of Team Gushue Highway. Overpass construction. (Project #4-16TSB) Ongoing Oct. 05, 2017
09:50 PM
Comments: Overpass construction on Topsail Road ongoing. Lanes closed at times with flagpersons directing traffic. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for the next several months.

70 Conception Bay North Highway Route 70 at Lower Island Cove Bridge replacement. (Project #2-17PHC) Halted Oct. 30, 2017
09:35 PM
Comments: Drive with care and caution

70 Conception Bay North Highway Route 70 at Spout Cove Bridge (Project #2-17PHC) Ongoing Oct. 10, 2017
08:13 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Diversion in place. Obey posted signage and flagpersons.

74 Route 74 Hearts Content Barrens from km 10 to km 12. Road upgrading and paving including ditching culvert replacements, road gravel placement and surveying. (Project #27-17PHP) Ongoing Nov. 16, 2017
12:25 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with flags persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Cross cuts in roadway. Obey posted signage and drive with care and caution. Expect short delays as work proceeds over the next month.

74 Route 74 in Victoria, Hearts Content Barrens. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #27-17PHP) Ongoing Oct. 30, 2017
09:34 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Expect short delays over the next month as work proceeds.

80 Route 80 from TCH Whitbourne interchange towards Blaketown. Asphalt rehabilitation. (Project #54-17PHP) Ongoing Nov. 16, 2017
12:26 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with flags persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage and drive with care and caution. Expect short delays as work proceeds over the next couple weeks.

100 Route 100 between St. Bride's and Branch and Point Lance Road, Route 100-17. Road upgrading and paving, signage installation, shouldering and surveying. (Project #47-16PHP) Ongoing Oct. 10, 2017
08:14 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside. Speed limit reduced to 50 km/h with flagpersons directing traffic in work zones. Be prepared for stops and slowdowns. Drive with caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays as work continues over the next several weeks.

100 Route 100 and Ferndale Road Route 100-20. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #108-16PHP) Halted Oct. 30, 2017
09:34 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway installing signage, guide rail, shouldering and surveying. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in work zones. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and short delays. Watch for heavy equipment turning into roadway and drive with care and caution. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing over the next month.

102 Route 102 from Fox Harbour towards Ship Harbour km 12.5 to km 14.92. Road upgrading and paving including surveying, shouldering, guide rail and signage installation. (Project #108-16PHP) Halted Oct. 30, 2017
09:34 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Heavy equipment turning into roadway with flagpersons directing traffic and reduced speed limits in the work zone. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and short delays. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Pavement drops off at roadside. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing in the area over the next several weeks.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway intersection with Thorburn Lake approximately 7 km west of TCH Bonavista overpass. Intersection upgrading and overpass removal including guide rail and signage installation. (Project #43-16PHC) Ongoing Nov. 07, 2017
09:15 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Cross cuts in roadway with rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect work to continue in the area for the next month.

230 Bonavista Highway Route 230 from World Pond Intersection in Port Rexton to Champney's Arm Intersection and from Morris Pond near Melrose to Port Union. Upgrading and paving. (Project #113-16PHP) Ongoing Oct. 18, 2017
09:09 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with flag persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced in the construction zone. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and watch for cross cuts in the roadway.

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 Oct. 11, 2017
11:24 AM
Comments: Crews and heavy equipment adjacent to the TCH near the new bridge site. Temporary diversion in place, speed limit reduced in the area. Be prepared for construction equipment turning into roadway near ends of the new bridge. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays as work continues over the next several months.

320 Route 320 between Musgrave Harbour and Deadman's Bay from Indian Bay Bridge towards Greenspond. Road upgrading & paving including brush removal, ditching and culvert replacements. (Project #110-16PHP) Ongoing Sep. 17, 2017
09:00 PM
Comments: Brush clearing, ditching and survey operations ongoing with crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic and one way traffic controlled by traffic lights. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Be prepared to stop, drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Narrow roadway restriction 4 meters wide. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for the next several months.

330 Victoria Cove Road Route 330 km 0.6 Gander Bay Causeway Bridge west of George's Point. Bridge rehabilitation (Project #18-17PSR) Ongoing Sep. 18, 2017
10:01 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Speed limit reduced in the area. Cross cuts in roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and short delays. Use extreme caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several months.

340 Road to the Isles Route 340 near Birchy Bay. Road upgrading, repaving and surveying. (Project #134-16PHP) Halted Oct. 18, 2017
09:01 AM
Comments: Speed limit reduced. Freshly paved road may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping placed in newly paved areas. Pavement drops off at roadside. Drive with care and caution. Work will be ongoing for several more weeks.

360 Route 360 Bay D'Espoir highway from St. Alban's turnoff to Harbour Breton km 130 to km 205. Surveying and road repairs including road shouldering and surveying. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Sep. 12, 2017
06:11 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed in work zones. Be prepared for frequent stops and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at roadside. Shouldering operations ongoing at edge of roadway. Lanes closed at times. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing in the area for the next week. Short delays expected.

361 Swanger's Cove River Bridge on Route 361 near St. Alban's. Bridge replacement. (Project #6-17PSB) Ongoing Oct. 02, 2017
08:29 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in the area. Speed limit reduced. Temporary diversion in place around the construction area. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop, and expect short delays. Work will be ongoing for several months.

361 Route 361 and Route 361-10 in the community of Milltown, and from the branch of the Harbour Breton highway to St. Alban's. Road upgrading and paving including gravel placement, shouldering, surveying and repairs to damaged areas of asphalt. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Oct. 13, 2017
07:56 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed in work zones and lanes closed at times. Be prepared for heavy equipment turning into roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at roadside. Shouldering operations ongoing at edge of roadway. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage, be prepared to stop and expect work to be ongoing in the area for the next month. Short delays expected.

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 ditching, guide rail installation and survey operations. (Project #109-16THP) Ongoing Nov. 03, 2017
03:39 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns, heavy equipment turning in roadway and flagspersons directing traffic. Lanes closed at times with reduced speed limit in work zones. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at roadside. Obey posted signage, drive with care and caution, and expect short delays.

404 Route 404-10 Jeffries Road at Crabbes River bridge. Road repairs and repaving. (Project #109-16THP) Ongoing Nov. 02, 2017
03:32 PM
Comments: Route 404-10 Jeffries Road at Crabbes River bridge will be closed on November 7th and 8th 2017 to complete repairs and upgrades. Public is advised to use an alternate route. Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with flags persons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning intro roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt is removed. Lanes will be closed at times. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop and obey posted signage as work proceeds over the next week.

420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden, Sop's Arm and Jackson's Arm. Road gravel placement, guiderail installation, surveying and road improvements. (Project #118-16PHC A) Ongoing Nov. 08, 2017
05:56 PM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Wet tar on roadway and fresh paved road areas may be slippery when wet and pavement drop-offs at roadside. Drive with caution in newly paved areas where temporary striping placed. Obey posted signage, drive attentively and expect work to be ongoing for approximately another month.

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) Ongoing Nov. 08, 2017
05:58 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment operating in roadway and roadside. Lanes closed at times. Flagpersons directing traffic and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Cross cuts in roadway. Fresh paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop, obey posted signage and expect short delays as work is ongoing over the next several weeks.

462 Point au Mal Road Route 462. Emergency repairs. (Project #61-17PHE) Ongoing Oct. 30, 2017
09:40 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced with flags persons directing traffic. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing over the next week.

480 Burgeo Highway Route 480 km 49.1 at Southwest Brook Bridge. Bridge rehabilitation and guide rail installation. (Project #105-16PSR A) Ongoing Oct. 05, 2017
09:51 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway with lane closures and speed limit reductions to allow bridge repairs to be made. One way traffic controlled by traffic lights. Narrow roadway restriction of 3 meters. Rough road where asphalt removed. Expect short delays as work proceeds over the next several months.

480 Burgeo Highway. Surveying, guide rail installation and asphalt resurfacing. (Project #119-16PHC A) Ongoing Nov. 08, 2017
05:56 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and road side. Heavy equipment turning into roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Cross cuts in roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and moderate delays. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage as work continues over the next month.

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) Ongoing Nov. 16, 2017
12:23 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including gravel placement and guide rail installation. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flag persons. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until December 2017.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Charlottetown Junction to Cartwright Junction, km 236 to km 318. Road upgrading (Project #21-17THR) Ongoing Nov. 16, 2017
12:22 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including ditching and gravel placement. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flag persons. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Work expected to continue until December 2017.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Red Bay towards Lodge Bay, km 77 to km 156. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #37-16THP) Halted Nov. 16, 2017
12:23 PM
Comments: Work will resume in spring 2018.

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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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