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Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Friday, August 18, 2017 04:29 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 End of Outer Ring Road - East White Hills Road from Logy Bay Road to Robin Hood Bay Road. Road rehabilitation. (Project #300-17PHP) Ongoing Aug. 08, 2017
04:48 PM
Comments: Construction ongoing at East White Hills Road between Robin Hood Bay Road and the Outer Ring Road. Detour in place for the remainder of construction. Construction is expected to last till approximately August 11th. Long delays are expected, so motorists are advised to find an alternate route.

3 Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Road construction including storm sewer and street lighting installation. (Project #53-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
12:47 PM
Comments: Equipment entering and exiting site at various locations along the new route. Excavators working near roadway adjacent to traffic. Be prepared for heavy equipment entering traffic at temporary access points along the route.

3 Blackmarsh Road at Team Gushue Highway. Underpass construction. (Project #78-14TSG) Halted Aug. 14, 2017
01:46 PM
Comments: Work ongoing at roadside with heavy equipment turning in roadway. Reduced speed limit with temporary lane markings on road. Temporary road diversion is closed. Drive with caution and obey posted signage.

3 Old Pennywell Road on Team Gushue Highway crossing. Traffic diversion for underpass construction for new route. (Project #6-13TSB) Completed Aug. 04, 2017
07:41 AM
Comments: Traffic diversion in place around underpass construction. Obey posted signage and drive with caution in the area.

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 Aug. 04, 2017
07:54 AM
Comments: Contractor working in roadway with lane closures to facilitate bridge repairs. Lanes closed with traffic diverted to alternate lanes. Bay Bulls Road / Columbus Drive will see traffic delays and lane reductions in the area. Flagspersons will be on site directing traffic during construction activities.

10 Shores Cove Bridge Route 10-35 to Admiral's Cove near Cape Broyle. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #131-16PSR) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
08:44 AM
Comments: Crews working in roadway and road side with lane closures to complete bridge repairs. Obey posted signage and drive with care and caution. Expect short delays as work proceeds over the next several weeks.

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 Aug. 14, 2017
01:43 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 several weeks.

60 Topsail Road crossing of Team Gushue Highway. Overpass construction. (Project #4-16TSB) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:07 AM
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.

60 Conception Bay Highway between Walsh's Road and Red Bridge Road. Road widening for turning lane construction to new school. (Project #100-17PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
07:53 AM
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 the next several weeks. Motorists are advised to expect delays and to take alternate routes where possible.

61 Foxtrap Access Road interchange west bound exit ramp from the Trans Canada Highway. Culvert replacement. (Project #3-17PHC) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
07:50 AM
Comments: Culverts replacement work ongoing. Speed limit reduced with traffic diversion in place. Follow construction signage and proceed with extreme care and caution. Expect short delays as work is ongoing over the next several weeks.

70 Conception Bay North Highway Route 70 at Lower Island Cove. Bridge replacement. (Project #2-17PHC) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
12:45 PM
Comments: Temporary diversion in place with one way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Crews and equipment working in roadway. Expect work to be ongoing for approximately one month.

75 Route 75 Veteran's Memorial Highway between Carbonear and the Trans Canada Highway. Cold planing and repaving various sections and bridge decks. (Project #127-16THP B) Completed Aug. 18, 2017
12:38 PM
Comments: Temporary striping on roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage.

90 Route 90 St. Mary's Bay Highway, through the Town of Riverhead. Upgrading and repaving including road gravel placement, shouldering and survey operations. (Project #107-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2017
03:58 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and road side on placing road gravel, shouldering and survey operations. Speed limit reduced with flagspersons directing traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. Pavement drops off at roadside. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next month as work progresses.

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 Aug. 18, 2017
04:29 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced to 50 km/h with flagpersons directing traffic in work zones. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns. Rough road where asphalt removed and cross cuts in roadway where upgrading work ongoing. Wet tar on roadway and pavement drops off at roadside. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays as work continues over the next month.

100 Ferndale Road Route 100-20. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #108-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
07:47 AM
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. Use alternate route where possible. 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. (Project #108-16PHP) Halted Aug. 04, 2017
11:22 AM
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. 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 several weeks.

Eastern
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
210 Burin Peninsula Highway Route 210 at Clam Brook km 82.5 near North Access of Old Bay d'Leau Road. Bridge replacement. (Project #15-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2017
12:17 PM
Comments: Speed limit reduced and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Obey posted signage, drive with care and caution, and expect work to be ongoing over the next week.

210 Sandy Harbour River Bridge Burin Peninsula Highway Route 210 km 48.9. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #106-16PSR) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
07:58 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and on road side with traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Lanes closed at times with heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop and expect short delays. obey posted signage as work continues over the next several weeks.

210 Burin Peninsula Highway Route 210 km 57.3 at Sock Pond North of Monkstown Road and km 94.8 near the Old Bay d'Leau access road at Fagan's Curve. Culvert replacements. (Project #121-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2017
01:45 PM
Comments: Temporary road diversion in place with speed limit reduced. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt is removed. Obey posted signage, drive with care and caution, and expect work to be ongoing over the next week.

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 Aug. 04, 2017
07:58 AM
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. Please obey posted signage.

230 Route 230A from George's Brook to Route 230 intersection near Clarenville Airstrip. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #21-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
07:58 AM
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. Road shouldering, guide rail installation and brush clearing operations ongoing. (Project #130-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
11:19 AM
Comments: Equipment and crews working on the roadway and roadside. Speed limit is reduced in work areas. Temporary striping on roadway. Motorists can expect moderate delays with lane closures for shouldering operations. Use extreme caution and be prepared to stop. Obey all construction signage and directions from flagpeople.

1 Trans-Canada Highway between the Sir Robert Bond Bridge and Grand Falls Windsor. Paving. (Project #61-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 08, 2017
04:49 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway on paving and survey operations. Flagpersons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Be prepared for frequent stops, slowdowns and moderate delays. Lanes closed at times with wet tar on roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage. Take alternate routes where possible to avoid delays.

1 TCH, Sir Robert Bond Bridge near Bishop's Falls over the Exploits River (Project #39-14TSB) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:08 AM
Comments: Drive with care and caution. Heavy equipment operating on and adjacent to the TCH near the new bridge site.

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 Aug. 08, 2017
04:40 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 Straight Shore bridge Gander Bay Road Route 330 km 100.3 between Musgrave Harbour and Deadman's Bay. Bridge replacement. (Project #14-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:08 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.

340 Road to the Isles Route 340 near Birchy Bay. Road upgrading and repaving including brush removal, ditching, culvert replacement and surveying. (Project #134-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
12:52 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced with flagpersons directing traffic. Cross cuts in roadway. Be prepared for frequent stops and slowdowns and heavy equipment turning in roadway. Drive with care and caution, obey posted signage, be prepared to stop and expect moderate delays. Work will be ongoing for 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 road shouldering and paving. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:08 AM
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 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 several months. Short delays expected.

361 Swanger's Cove River Bridge on Route 361 near St. Alban's. Bridge replacement. (Project #6-17PSB) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:09 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.

364 Hermitage Road from intersection with Route 360 to Seal Cove. Road repairs including surveying, shouldering and paving. (Project #91-16PHE) Ongoing Aug. 01, 2017
09:09 AM
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. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at roadside. 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.

410 Baie Verte Highway at Flatwater Pond. Culvert replacements. (Project #49-16PHC) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:09 AM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Traffic diversion in place with one way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays while work is ongoing for next several months.

3-1-17 Mill Bridge behind former Abitibi Paper Mill. Bridge load restriction. (Project #200-17PHM) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
09:16 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. Restrictions will remain in place until repairs are completed in September.

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 culvert replacements, bridge repairs and survey operations. (Project #109-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2017
11:45 AM
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 cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt is removed. Obey posted signage, drive with care and caution, and expect delays over the next month.

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 Aug. 18, 2017
07:54 AM
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 work areas. Wet tar on roadway and fresh paved road areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with caution in newly paved areas where temporary striping placed. Obey posted signage, drive attentively and expect work to be ongoing for several months.

437 Route 437 to Raleigh and Ship Cove. Blasting (Project #136-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 04, 2017
03:21 PM
Comments: Blasting operations scheduled for Monday August 6th 2.4 km west of Raleigh Road intersection. Dive with extreme care and caution. Obey posted signage and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays over the next week.

440 North Shore and South Shore Highways Bay of Islands Route 440 and Route 450. Road upgrading including ditching, culvert replacement, surveying, road gravel placement and guide rail replacement. (Project #118-16PHC B) Ongoing Aug. 18, 2017
08:02 AM
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 and rough road where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway and fresh paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at roadside. Drive with care and caution, be prepared to stop, obey posted signage and expect short delays as work is ongoing over the next several months.

480 Burgeo Highway Route 480 km 49.1 at Southwest Brook Bridge. Bridge rehabilitation and guide rail installation. (Project #105-16PSR A) Ongoing Aug. 16, 2017
11:47 AM
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.

490 Route 490 Roxon Way from the Trans Canada Highway to Stephenville. Ditching, guide rail replacement and survey operations. (Project #119-16PHC B) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2017
10:55 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 be prepared to stop. Expect short delays over the next month.

Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
510 Trans Labrador Highway and Cartwright Access Road. Movement of long and heavy vehicles for deliveries from Cartwright to Goose Bay area. (Project #500-16PSR) Ongoing Aug. 15, 2017
12:44 PM
Comments: Public is advised there will be long and heavy vehicles for deliveries from Cartwright to Goose Bay area with possible delays for motorists on Route 510 and Route 516 for the next several days. Follow pilot vehicles as directed and obey posted signage. Drive with extreme care and caution.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Charlottetown Junction to Cartwright Junction, km 236 to km 318. Road upgrading (Project #21-17THR) Ongoing Aug. 15, 2017
12:44 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including brush clearing and 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 December 2017.

510 Trans Labrador Highway, Lodge Bay towards Cartwright Junction, km 156 to km 236. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #55-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 15, 2017
12:44 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including gravel crushing and placement 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 Route 510 between Forteau and English Point, km 15 to km 18 from the provincial border. Asphalt removal and repaving (Project #128-16PHP) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2017
05:14 PM
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 Route 510 between Forteau and West St. Modeste km 13 to km 21 from the provincial border. Asphalt leveling. (Project #37-16PHP B) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2017
05:15 PM
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 Red Bay towards Lodge Bay, km 77 to km 156. Paving Trans Labrador Highway. (Project #37-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 17, 2017
05:15 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including paving and gravel 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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