Transportation and Works

Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 07:58 AM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway crossing. Traffic diversion for underpass construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Jun. 21, 2017
08:30 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) Halted Jun. 21, 2017
08:30 PM
Comments: Temporary road diversion in place with reduced speed limit and temporary lane markings. Drive with caution and obey posted signage.

10 LaManche River Bridge on Route 10 Southern Shore Highway km 55.1 between Tors Cove and Cape Broyle. Bridge replacement. (Project #5-16PSB) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2017
08:30 PM
Comments: Temporary one lane construction bypass in place with one way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Expect short to moderate delays while construction ongoing for the new bridge construction over the next 8 to 10 months.

10 Overpass on Bay Bulls Road where Pitts Memorial Drive aka St. John's Harbour Arterial crosses over Bay Bulls Road. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #129-16PSR A) Ongoing Jun. 09, 2017
11:05 AM
Comments: Contractor working in roadway with lane closures to facilitate bridge repairs. Bay Bulls Road / Columbus Drive will see traffic delays and lane reductions in the area for the anticipated four to six week duration of the project. Flagspersons will be on site directing traffic during construction activities.

60 Conception Bay Highway between Walsh's Road and Red Bridge Road. Road widening for turning lane construction to new school. (Project #100-17PHP) Halted Jun. 21, 2017
08:30 PM
Comments: Work on widening Conception Bay Highway for adition of turning lanes for access to new school. Lane reductions and reduced speed limit will be in place for approx. 6 weeks. Motorists are advised to expect delays and to take alternate routes where possible.

60 Topsail Road at Mount Pearl Square. Topsail Road widening for Team Gushue Highway on ramp. (Project #47-14THC) Halted Jun. 21, 2017
08:31 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.

100 Southeast Brook Bridge Route 100-10 off Argentia Access Road. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #116-16PSR) Ongoing Jun. 05, 2017
08:32 PM
Comments: Bridge rehabilitation ongoing with one lane closed over the structure. Crews working in roadway with speed limit reduced in the area. One lane of traffic must yield to oncoming traffic. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop, obey posted signage and expect short delays. Work will be ongoing over the next month.

100 Placentia Lift Bridge, km 45, Route 100 in Placentia. Bridge demolition. (Project #62-12TSB) Ongoing Jun. 23, 2017
05:48 PM
Comments: Demolition operations ongoing. Crews and heavy equipment working next to roadway with flagpersons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Use caution in the area and be prepared to stop. Short delays expected. Work expected to continue throughout the fall.

100 Ferndale Road Route 100-20. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #108-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 23, 2017
05:48 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside ditching, replacing culverts, placing road gravel, installing signage 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. Rough road where asphalt removed and pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Detour in place 7 AM to 6 PM on Route 100-10 which is closed to through traffic. Use Route 100 for detour. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing over the next month.

100 Point Lance Road, Route 100-17. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #47-16PHP) Halted May. 24, 2017
03:03 PM
Comments: Work currently halted. Speed limit reduced. Pavement drops off at roadside. Drive with caution.

102 Route 102 from Fox Harbour towards Ship Harbour km 12.5 to km 14.92. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #108-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 23, 2017
05:46 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on roadside ditching, culvert replacement, signage installation, road gravel placement and survey operations. 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. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt has been removed and pavement drops off at roadside. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing in the area over the next month.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
210 Route 210 Burin Peninsula Highway from Marystown Townsite Overpass to the Route 220 Creston Bypass Intersection km 146 to km 150. Upgrading and paving. (Project #120-16PHP) Ongoing Jun. 20, 2017
02:55 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on guide rail and signage installation operations. Heavy equipment turning into roadway with flagpersons directing traffic and reduced speed in the work zone. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing over the month.

230 Route 230A from George's Brook to Route 230 intersection near Clarenville Airstrip. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #21-16PHP) Halted Jun. 23, 2017
05:48 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment operating in roadway. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with care and caution and use alternate route where possible. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage and expect moderate delays as work continues over the next several months.

Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 TCH between West Bottom and Springdale Junction (km 516.5 to km 524.5) for road upgrading and paving/resurfacing (Project #130-16THP) Ongoing Jun. 27, 2017
07:58 AM
Comments: Equipment and crews working on the roadway. Speed limit is reduced in the area. Motorists can expect short to moderate delays. Use extreme caution and be prepared to stop. Obey all construction signage and directions from flagpeople

330 Straight Shore bridge Gander Bay Road Route 330 km 100.3 between Musgrave Harbour and Deadman's Bay. Bridge replacement. (Project #14-16PHC) Ongoing Jun. 27, 2017
07:40 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Road diversion in place for bridge replacement project. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Narrow roadway restriction of 4 meters. Obey posted signage and expect short delays while work is ongoing over the next several months.

360 Route 360 bay D'Espoir highway from Pools Cove intersection to Harbour Breton km 165 to km 205. Surveying and road repairs including culvert installation, ditching, guide rail replacement, shouldering and paving. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Jun. 19, 2017
01:04 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 tuning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway. 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 several months. Short delays expected.

364 Hermitage Road from intersection with Route 360 to Seal Cove. Road repairs including surveying, culvert repairs, ditching, shouldering and paving. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Jun. 19, 2017
01:04 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 tuning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and 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 month. Expect short delays.

3-1-17 Mill Bridge behind former Abitibi paper Mill. Bridge load restriction. (Project #200-17PHM) Ongoing Jun. 12, 2017
10:56 AM
Comments: Crews will be working in roadway with traffic control in place to restrict loads crossing bridge. Be prepared for stops and slowdowns and expect short to moderate delays.

Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden, Sop's Arm and Jackson's Arm. Culvert replacements, road gravel placement, ditching, guiderail installation, surveying and road improvements. (Project #118-16PHC A) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2017
08:21 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flagpersons directing traffic with lanes closures at times. Cross cuts in roadway, rough road where asphalt removed and pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Speed limit reduced with frequent stops and slowdowns with short delays in the work areas. Obey posted signage, drive with care and caution and expect work to be ongoing for several months.

430 Local roads in the Town of Rocky Harbour. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #118-16PHC) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2017
08:23 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Lane closures at times with flagpersons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns with short delays expected over the next week. Expect speed limit reductions in work zones. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Pavement drops off at roadside. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Obey posted signage and drive with care and caution.

450 Route 450 South Shore Highway Bay of Islands near York Harbour at No. 4 Brook. Structural Plate Pipe Rehabilitation including ditching and survey operations. (Project #132-16PHC) Ongoing Jun. 21, 2017
08:27 PM
Comments: Work ongoing at edge of roadway. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Speed limit reduced in the work area. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect work to be ongoing in the area over the next month.

470 Route 470 to Rose Blanche between the Route 1 TCH intersection and Rose Blanche. Culvert replacements, ditching, paving and survey operations. (Project #119-16PHC A) Ongoing Jun. 22, 2017
09:19 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Cross cuts in roadway where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage drive with care and caution and expect short delays over the next several months.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Route 510 between Forteau and West St. Modeste km 13 to km 21 from the provincial border. Asphalt removal and repaving. (Project #37-16PHP B) Ongoing Jun. 16, 2017
09:10 AM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including survey activities. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway, 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 September 2017.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Lodge Bay towards Cartwright Junction, km 156 to km 236. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #55-16THP) Ongoing Jun. 16, 2017
09:08 AM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including gravel crushing and survey activities. 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 November 2017.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Red Bay towards Lodge Bay, km 77 to km 156. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #37-16THP) Ongoing Jun. 16, 2017
09:10 AM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including gravel crushing and placement, guiderail installation and survey activities. 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 November 2017.

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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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