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Construction Slow Downs

 

Highway Construction and Maintenance Slow Downs Report

Updated: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 06:11 PM
Updated Bi-Weekly or As Required
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Avalon Eastern Central Western Labrador
 Avalon
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway Avondale Interchange area. Culvert replacement. (Project #11-19THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Zipper merge traffic control operation being used when lane reductions occur. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

1 Trans Canada Highway Interchange ramps with Butterpot Park. Road bed repairs and repaving ramps. (Project #10-19THP) Completed Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Fresh pavement with temporary striping in place. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage.

3 Team Gushue Highway intersection with Topsail Road at Dunn's Road. Intersection upgrading and paving. (Project #53-16THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Intersection upgrading and paving at Topsail Road intersection with Dunn's Road and Team Gushue Highway. Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic. Take alternate route to avoid delays and slowdowns. Lane closures in effect at times. Delays are expected to be short to moderate length. Work will be ongoing for several more weeks.

10 Renews Harbour Bridge. Bridge replacement project including temporary traffic diversion. (Project #75-18TSB) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Bridge replacement construction ongoing. Temporary one lane bridge diversion in place. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway and flag persons directing traffic on times. Speed limit reduced in the area to 30 km/h. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing over the next 5 months.

70 Carbonear Valley Road interchange area. Upgrading and paving including curb and gutter placement paving and survey operations. (Project #22-19THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic. Reduced speed limit in the work zone. Rough road where asphalt removed. Obey posted signage and expect short delays as work proceeds over the next month.

70 Brazils Hill Bridge Conception Bay North Highway in Spaniards Bay. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #4-19PSR) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Bridge repairs guide rail and signage installation ongoing. Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway and road side with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution obey posted signage and expect short delays. Narrow roadway restriction of 3 meters width will be in place during these operations over the next month.

70 Conception Bay North Highway between Spout Cove and Broad Cove. Upgrading and paving. Work temporarily halted. (Project #9-19PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Drive with care and caution obey posted signage and expect short delays when work is ongoing over the next several weeks.

70 Conception Bay North Highway Shearstown towards Spaniards Bay. Work temporarily halted. (Project #9-19PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Cross cuts in roadway. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

75 Veteran's Memorial Highway between Roaches Line and Bay Roberts. Passing lane construction including guide rail installation survey operations and paving. (Project #17-19THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Expect work to be ongoing for several weeks.

80 Trans Canada Highway Interchange ramps with Route 80 and Route 81 at Whitbourne. Road bed repairs and repaving ramps. (Project #10-19THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Fresh pavement with temporary striping in place.

80 Trinity North Highway in New Harbour Trinity Bay. Bridge rehabilitation and guide rail and signage installation. (Project #4-19PSR) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Bridge repairs guide rail and signage installation ongoing. Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway and road side with one way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights. Flag persons sometimes directing traffic. Drive with care and caution obey posted signage and expect short delays. Expect short delays over the next month.

80 Trinity South Highway between Winterton and Hant's Harbour. Upgrading and paving. (Project #131-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews working in the area. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and caution. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

90 St. Mary's on the St. Mary's Bay Highway between km 57.7 and 64.7. Road upgrading and paving including guide rail and signage installation surveying and road shouldering. (Project #134-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and road side. Speed limit reduced to 50 km/h with flag persons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Pavement drops off on road shoulder. Freshly paved areas temporary striped and awaiting shouldering. Drive with extreme care caution and obey posted signage. Be prepared for frequent stops and short delays.

91 Old Placentia Highway between St. Catherine's and Colinet km 5.5 to km 11.5. Road upgrading and paving including signage replacement shouldering and surveying. (Project #134-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and road side. Speed limit reduced to 50 km/h with lanes closed and flag persons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning in roadway. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Drive with extreme care caution and obey posted signage. Be prepared for frequent stops and short delays.

100 Little Barasway bridge on the Argentia Cape Shore Highway near Point Verde. Bridge replacement. (Project #21-19TSB) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Construction of temporary bypass ongoing. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic. 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
1 Trans Canada Highway between Glovertown interchange and Gambo. Asphalt milling and repaving. (Project #132-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Watch for crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic reduced to one lane in work areas. Speed limit will be reduced in work zones and in areas where asphalt has been removed. Rough road and bumps where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Drive with extreme care and caution. Work will be ongoing for several weeks.

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 Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 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.

210 Burin Peninsula Highway km 178 near Grand Beach at Clancey's Brook. Culvert replacement. (Project #8-19PHC) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Culvert replacement ongoing. Flag persons directing traffic with reduced speed in the work zone. Drive with care and caution and expect short delays over the next month.

238 New Bonaventure Road from Trinity to Trouty. Road upgrading and paving including culvert replacements and guide rail installation. (Project #19-19PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 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. Expect short delays. Work will be ongoing for several months.

 Central
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 Trans Canada Highway in Gander between Cooper Boulevard and Magee Road. Upgrading and paving including culvert replacements currently. (Project #118-18PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Drive with care and caution and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

1 West Bottom Brook Bridge Trans Canada Highway km 516.4. Temporary Bridge diversion construction. (Project #63-18TSB) Completed Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage.

1 Trans Canada Highway Grand Falls Windsor area. Road upgrading and repaving. (Project #5-19PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Work temporarily halted until August 9th. Speed limit reduced. Upgrading including repaving starting August 9th. Flag persons directing traffic and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Prepare for frequent stops and slowdowns. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work will be ongoing over the next several weeks.

1 Trans Canada Highway between Bishop Falls and Grand Falls Windsor East Bound Lane 1 km east of Weigh Scales. Asphalt milling and repaving. (Project #130-18PHPB) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced. Construction ongoing including asphalt removal and repaving. Flag persons directing traffic and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Prepare for frequent stops and slowdowns. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on roadway until line painting completed. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work will be ongoing over the next week.

1 Badger Brook bridge on the Trans Canada Highway. Bridge rehabilitation. (Project #50-19PSRA) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced. One lane traffic operations with temporary traffic lights. Narrow roadway restriction. Rough road where asphalt removed. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

1 Trans Canada Highway between Jumpers Brook Bridge and Bay D'Espoir Highway Intersection. Asphalt milling and repaving. (Project #5-19PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on roadway until line painting completed. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work will be ongoing over the next week.

350 Botwood Highway from Bishop Falls to Botwood. Paving various sections. (Project #5-19PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Speed limit reduced. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping in place until line painting completed. Drive with care and caution obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next week.

361 Swangers Cove River Bridge on Route 361 near St. Albans. Bridge replacement. (Project #6-17PSB) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Temporary diversion in place. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Drive with care and caution.

391 Kings Point Road km 0 to km 7. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #59-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced and lanes closed at times with flag persons directing traffic. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing in the area over the next several weeks.

 Western
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
1 TCH between Gallants and Stephenville. Repairs to large animal fencing. (Project #133-18PHP C) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Sections of fence being removed in the repair process. Watch for large animals and moose wandering onto highway. Crews working roadside. Drive with care and caution and expect work to be ongoing over the next several weeks.

404 Robinsons Road from the Trans Canada Highway towards Robinsons. Brush Clearing. (Project #17-18PHM) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Drive with care and caution.

405 St. Fintan's Access Road from the Trans Canada Highway towards St. Fintan's andHighland's. Brush Clearing. (Project #17-18PHM) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Work suspended. Drive with care and caution.

420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden Sops Arm and Jacksons Arm and Route 421 to Hampden from Rushy Brook Bridge through Town of Hampden. Road Upgrading and paving including guide rail installation paving and surveying. (Project #119-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on newly paved areas and pavement drops off at edge of road. Be prepared for frequent stops slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work is expected to be ongoing for the next several weeks.

420 White Bay South Highway Route 420 to Hampden Sops Arm and Jacksons Arm and Route 421 to Hampden from Rushy Brook Bridge through Town of Hampden. Road Upgrading and paving including ditching and surveying. (Project #10-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Flag persons directing traffic with reduced speed limit in the work zone. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on newly paved areas and pavement drops off at edge of road. Be prepared for frequent stops slowdowns and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution be prepared to stop and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work is expected to be ongoing for the next several weeks.

422 Cormack Road. Upgrading and repaving including brush clearing and ditching. (Project #25-19PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Equipment operating with flag persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several weeks.

430 Great Northern Peninsula Highway from Plum Point to Anchor Point. Upgrading and paving including ditching operations. (Project #138-18THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced with flag persons directing traffic with lane closures. Narrow roadway with heavy equipment turning. Be prepared to stop and expect frequent stops and slowdowns. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next several months.

430 Town of Norris Point off Route 430. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #25-19PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Equipment operating with flag persons directing traffic. Speed limit reduced. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect short delays over the next week.

450 Bay of Islands South Shore Highway Route 450 at John's Beach and Frenchman's Cove areas. Road drainage improvements and repairs. Culvert replacement guide rail installation and survey operations. (Project #95-18PHO) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced to 30 km/h at Frenchman's Cove Hill area. Temporary diversion in place at John's Beach. Flag persons directing traffic. Be prepared for frequent stops and heavy equipment turning into roadway. Rough road where asphalt removed.. Drive with care and caution expect short delays and obey posted signage. Work will be ongoing for the next several months.

450 Lewin Parkway from Farm Road near the Wheelers Road Intersection heading towards O'Connell Drive intersection. Upgrading and paving including shouldering and survey work. (Project #130-18PHPA) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Survey crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Wet tar on roadway pavement drops off at roadside and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on roadway. Flag persons directing traffic. Drive with care and caution and obey posted signage. Expect short delays. Work will be ongoing 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) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. One way traffic controlled by temporary traffic lights for lane closure on bridge with 3.5 meter single lane width across bridge. Speed limit reduced in the area. Heavy equipment turning into roadway. Drive with extreme caution and be prepared to stop. Expect short delays and obey posted signage as work continues over the next several months.

450 Route 450 South Shore Bay of Islands Highway. Asphalt milling & paving. Replacing culverts guide rail installation and survey operations. (Project #14-18PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Work will continue later in 2019.

460 Hansen Memorial Highway from Stephenville to Abrahams Cove. Culvert replacements and paving culvert crossings and patches. (Project #133-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Cross cuts in roadway. Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning in the roadway with flag persons directing traffic. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Pavement drops off at roadside. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several weeks. Expect moderate delays.

460 Port au Port Highway Route 460. Brush clearing. (Project #65-18PHM) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Work suspended. Drive with care and caution.

480 Burgeo Highway. Paving various sections. (Project #128-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Heavy equipment turning in the roadway with flag persons directing traffic. Cross cuts in roadway with temporary diversions in place. Wet tar on roadway and freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Pavement drops off at edge of roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and be prepared to stop. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several weeks. Expect short delays.

440 Route 440 North Shore Highway Bay of Islands. Replacing culverts guide rail installation and surveying at various locations (Project #14-18PHP) Halted Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Work will continue later in 2019.

490 Stephenville Crossing to Stephenville. Road upgrading and paving. (Project #133-18PHP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Crews and equipment working in roadway and roadside. Speed limit reduced in the work zone. Flag persons directing traffic. Rough road where asphalt removed. Wet tar on roadway and lanes closed at times. Freshly paved areas may be slippery when wet. Temporary striping on roadway. Drive with extreme care and caution and expect slowdowns. Obey posted signage and expect work to be ongoing for several weeks. Expect short delays as work continues over the next several weeks.

 Labrador
Route Location & Project Description Status Updated
500 Trans Labrador Highway Goose Bay towards Cartwright Junction Km 80 to Km 160. Ditching gravel placement guide rail installation and paving. (Project #111-18THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:11 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including road widening gravel placement and survey activities. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway and roadside with heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flags persons. Drive with care and caution and be prepared for frequent stops. Work will be ongoing in the area over the next several months.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Charlottetown Intersection to Cartwright Junction. Upgrading and paving including ditching gravel placement paving and guide rail installation. (Project #96-17THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including paving gravel placement and survey activities. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway and roadside heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flags persons. Drive with care and caution and be prepared for frequent stops. Temporary striping on roadway. Work will be ongoing in the area over the next several weeks.

510 Various sections Route 510 between Blanc Sablon and Pinware. Upgrading and paving. (Project #115-18THP) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including paving guiderail and culvert replacement and survey activities. Motorists are advised of crews working on the roadway and roadside heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flags persons. Cross cuts in roadway and rough road where asphalt removed. Drive with care and caution and be prepared for frequent stops. Work will be ongoing in the area over the next several months.

510 Trans Labrador Highway Goose Bay toward Cartwright Junction Km 161 to Km 241. Upgrading including widening gravel placement and guide rail installation. (Project #56-18THR) Ongoing Aug. 20, 2019
06:10 PM
Comments: Ongoing construction activities including road widening brush clearing and surveying activities. Motorists are advised of crews working in roadway and roadside heavy equipment operating and speed limit reductions. Expect short delays. Traffic controlled by signage and flags persons. Drive with care and caution and be prepared for frequent stops. Work will be ongoing in the area over the next several months.

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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.

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