Transportation and Works

Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2019 08:40 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
 Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
10 Renews Harbour Bridge. Bridge replacement project including temporary traffic diversion. (Project #75-18TSB) Halted Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Bridge replacement construction ongoing. Temporary one lane bridge diversion in place. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Speed limit reduced in the area to 30 km/h. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will resume in 2020.

73 New Harbour Barrens Road Route 73 between Tilton and New Harbour. Brush Clearing. (Project #73-19PHM) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working roadside. Speed limit reduced in work zones. Drive with care and caution. Expect work to proceed over the next several months.

100 Little Barasway bridge on the Argentia Cape Shore Highway near Point Verde. Bridge replacement. (Project #21-19TSB) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Temporary diversion around bridge construction in operation. Crews and equipment working. Speed limit reduced. One way traffic on one lane bridge controlled by temporary traffic lights. Be prepared to stop. Narrow roadway restriction. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays in the area over the next several months.

 Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
210 Burin Peninsula Highway from Garden Cove through Swift Current. Road upgrading and paving including culvert replacements and guide rail installation. (Project #51-19THP) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. Watch for cross cuts in road. Drive with care and caution be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing throughout 2019.

 Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway at West Bottom Brook approx. 5 km west of South Brook. Bridge replacement. (Project #1-19TSB) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Traffic diverted to temporary diversion around bridge construction. Speed limit reduced through the area. Narrow temporary bridge crossing. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Be prepared for slowdowns in the construction zone.

1 Trans Canada Highway near west bound exit to Magee Road. Overhead sign installation. (Project #59-19PHS) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced to 50 km/h. Lane reduction in effect west bound near exit to Magee Road. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Be prepared to stop.

360 Brush Clearing. Various sections between Twillick Brook Bridge and Bernards Brook Bridge. (Project #33-19PHM) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Roadside brush clearing ongoing. Crews and equipment operating in road and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. One lane of traffic through work areas. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

392 Beachside Road Green Bay. Brush Clearing. (Project #36-19PHM) Halted Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in the roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in work zones with flag persons directing traffic. Lanes closed at times. Be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Expect short delays as work proceeds over the next several weeks.

 Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
403 Flat Bay Road Route 403. Brush clearing. (Project #29-19PHM) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Roadside brush clearing ongoing. Crews and equipment operating in road and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

430 Route 430 between Shoal Cove and Castor River North. Brush Clearing (Project #38-19PHM) Ongoing Dec. 15, 2019
08:39 PM
Comments: Roadside brush clearing ongoing. Crews and equipment operating in road and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

450 Blow Me Down Bridge South Shore Bay of Islands Highway km 36.1. Bridge rehabilitation including paving and guide rail replacement.. (Project #121-18PSR) Completed Dec. 15, 2019
08:40 PM
Comments: Project completed with final cleanup operations ongoing. Drive with care and caution.

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About the Report

This report covers the major arteries in all regions of the province and it provides information on highway construction and maintenance slow down areas that could affect the motoring public.

An overview of all Highway initiatives can be obtained by visiting our News Releases.

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Service Standard

The Department Transportation and Works will provide information on highway construction projects daily throughout the the construction season (April – November) and as required outside of this time period.

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