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Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Friday, July 29, 2016 12:37 PM
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 Jul. 26, 2016
11:08 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 August 1st.

2 Ruth Avenue Interchange Pitts Memorial Drive. Roundabout construction at end of east bound exit interchange ramp. To learn about using roundabouts visit http://www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/drivers/roundabouts/roundabouts.html (Project #200-16PHM) Ongoing Jul. 26, 2016
11:02 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. Take alternate route while construction ongoing. To learn about using roundabouts visit http://www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/drivers/roundabouts/roundabouts.html

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway Crossing. Traffic Diversion for Underpass Construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Jul. 26, 2016
11:09 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 Jul. 26, 2016
11:09 AM
Comments: Construction vehicles accessing the Team Gushue Highway from ramps on Kenmount Road. Drive with care and caution and watch for vehicles entering and exiting Kenmount interchange ramps.

3 Blackmarsh Road at Team Gushue Highway. Temporary Diversion for Underpass Construction. (Project #78-14TSG) Ongoing Jul. 26, 2016
11:09 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 care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for another month.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted Jul. 26, 2016
11:09 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. Culvert replacement, road gravel placement and surveying operations for road upgrading and paving. (Project #6-16PHP) Ongoing Jul. 15, 2016
06:08 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on upgrading and paving operations. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays as work progresses over the next month.

70 Riverhead Bridge and Bannerman Brook Bridge in Harbour Grace. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #2-16PSR) Ongoing Jul. 12, 2016
08:10 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working on bridge rehabilitation in roadway. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic control lights. Speed limit reduced in work areas. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

80 Trinity South Highway Route 80 through Winterton. Road upgrading paving and shouldering. (Project #45-15PHP) Ongoing Jul. 07, 2016
09:34 AM
Comments: Speed limit reduced in the area. Rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays while work proceeding over the next week.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45 Route 100 in Placentia. New bridge construction and road approach to new bridge. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing Jul. 12, 2016
07:57 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 for another month.

100 Point Lance Road Route 100-17 and Route 100 at Branch. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #47-16PHP) Ongoing Jul. 26, 2016
11:10 AM
Comments: Brush clearing, ditching, culvert replacement 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. Lanes closed at times, cross cuts in asphalt, rough road where asphalt removed and drop-offs at roadside. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage, and 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 Jul. 28, 2016
11:32 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 care and caution. Delays can be expected however, we are working with the contractor to have traffic delays reduced. We 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 Jul. 20, 2016
04:46 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 care and caution 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) Ongoing Jul. 20, 2016
04:46 PM
Comments: Road upgrading and paving operations restarted with ditching, culvert replacement and right-of-way improvement operations. Watch for equipment and crews working in the roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Cross cuts in the asphalt. Drive with care and caution. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

310 Eastport Road Route 310, near Sandringham . Road upgrading and paving. (Project #60-15PHP) Ongoing Jul. 25, 2016
12:44 PM
Comments: Road upgrading operations ongoing including gravel placement etc. Speed limit reduced. Drive with care and caution and 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 TCH km 398 to km 408. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #35-16THP) Ongoing Jul. 26, 2016
11:10 AM
Comments: Culvert installation and survey operations ongoing. Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside with flagpersons directing traffic and reduced speed limit. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Lanes closed at times with cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Expect short delays while work ongoing over the next month.

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 Jul. 26, 2016
11:10 AM
Comments: Brush clearing and survey operations ongoing in preparation for road upgrading. Crews and equipment operating in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic and lanes closed at times. Drive with extreme care and 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 Jul. 26, 2016
11:10 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 care and caution and 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 TCH 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 Jun. 22, 2016
05:58 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and 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.

420 Town of Hampden. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #59-15PHP) Ongoing Jul. 21, 2016
11:32 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on road gravel placement and survey operations. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns, andheavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution, expect temporary diversions around the work areas and rough road where asphalt removed. Short delays will occur as work is ongoing over the week.

431 Paving Route 431-11 and 431-14 in Town of Woody Point and Trout River. (Project #59-15PHP) Ongoing Jul. 29, 2016
12:37 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on road upgrading, paving and gravel spreading 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 and watch out for drop offs at roadside. Obey posted signage and drive with care and caution.

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) Halted Jul. 05, 2016
05:40 PM
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.

440 Bay of Islands North Shore Highway Route 440 at Irishtown-Summerside Plant Hill and Western Regional Waste Management. Paving. (Project #11-16PHP) Halted Jul. 05, 2016
05:41 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, bridge repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and 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 North Shore Highway Bay of Islands Route 440, approx. 0.7 km west of TCH and R440 interchange. Retaining wall replacement and survey operations. (Project #7-15PHZ) Ongoing Jul. 05, 2016
05:41 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with lanes closed at times and flagpersons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Obey posted signage as work continues over the next week.

450 Cook's Brook Bridge on Bay of Islands South Highway near Mount Moriah. Bridge replacement. (Project #5-15PSB) Ongoing Jul. 20, 2016
04:44 PM
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.

450 Bay of Islands South Highway Route 450 at Copper Mine Brook, Frenchmans Cove and John's Beach. Road repaving and emergency repairs to ramps and retaining wall structures on TCH Ramps near Massey Drive. (Project #11-16PHP) Halted Jul. 20, 2016
04:43 PM
Comments: Road repaving operations ongoing including asphalt removal, gravel placement, retaining wall repairs, survey operations etc. Crews working in roadway and road side with reduced speed limit in the work areas. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and temporary diversion of two way traffic on TCH East bound lanes at Exit 5 Eastbound Ramps. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage while work ongoing over the next several weeks.

463 Route 463, Lorde's Road, near West Bay. Culvert replacements. (Project #17-16PHE) Ongoing Jul. 07, 2016
09:27 AM
Comments: Road opened in area of culvert replacement. Asphalt patching work remaining. Watch for bumps in road and speed reduction in the area indicated by construction signage.

463 Various Locations on Route 463 Lourde's Road between Mainland and Cape St. George. Guiderail installation. (Project #59-15PHP A) Halted Jul. 07, 2016
09:29 AM
Comments: Work halted until spring.

480 Burgeo Highway. Culvert replacements at various locations. (Project #68-15PHC) Halted Jul. 20, 2016
04:43 PM
Comments: Work to resume in 2016 construction season.

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 Jul. 20, 2016
04:42 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. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next 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 Jul. 27, 2016
05:35 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 is 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 Jul. 27, 2016
05:35 PM
Comments: Ongoing surveying activities. Motorists are advised of survey crews working on the roadway and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic is controlled by signage and flags persons. 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 Jul. 27, 2016
05:35 PM
Comments: Ongoing activities including brush clearing and surveying. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, heavy equipment working and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic is controlled by signage and flags persons. 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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