Transportation and Works

Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Monday, January 22, 2018 01:03 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
3 Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Road construction including storm sewer and street lighting installation. (Project #53-16THP) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
Comments: Work halted for the season. Work will continue in spring 2018.

60 Topsail Road crossing of Team Gushue Highway. Overpass construction. (Project #4-16TSB) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

80 Trinity South Highway Route 80 between Cavendish and Heart's Desire. Brush clearing. (Project #42-17PHM) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Reduced speed limit in the work zone with flag persons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for the next month.

90 Route 90 St. Mary's Bay Highway km 79.8 to km 81 at St. Vincent's Holyrood Pond area. Storm Damage repairs including shoulder repairs and erosion protection installation. (Project #87-17PHE) Ongoing Jan. 22, 2018
01:03 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced to 30 km/h. Flag persons directing traffic with heavy equipment turning into roadway and traffic cones delineating closed road areas. Lanes closed at times and pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Use extreme caution in the area and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and obey posted signage as work proceeds over the next week.

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 Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
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.

361 Swanger's Cove River Bridge on Route 361 near St. Alban's. Bridge replacement. (Project #6-17PSB) Ongoing Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
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.

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) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

1 Trans Canada Highway west of Strawberry Hill exit to Little Rapids. Emergency culvert replacement with traffic diversion. (Project #100-17PHE) Ongoing Jan. 21, 2018
07:41 PM
Comments: Speed limit reduced. Drive with extreme care and caution, be prepared to stop. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed.

420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden, Sop's Arm and Jackson's Arm. Road shouldering. (Project #118-16PHC A) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

430 Brush clearing on Route 430-15, Main Street from Rocky Harbour towards Norris Point. (Project #34-17PHM) Ongoing Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in work areas with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect work to be ongoing for several weeks.

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 Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
Comments: Work temporarily suspended. Work will continue in spring 2018.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert installations and paving. (Project #119-16PHC A) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
Comments: Work suspended until spring 2018.

480 Burgeo Road Route 480 from Lloyd's River towards Burgeo. Brush clearing. (Project #36-17PHM) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside. Drive with care and caution and Obey posted signage. Expect work to be ongoing for several weeks.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Trans Labrador Highway, Charlottetown Junction to Cartwright Junction, km 236 to km 318. Road upgrading (Project #21-17THR) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:44 PM
Comments: Work will resume in spring 2018.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Lodge Bay towards Cartwright Junction, km 156 to km 236. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #55-16THP) Halted Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 PM
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 Jan. 21, 2018
07:43 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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