Temporary Removal of Road Weight Restrictions Extended

first_imgThe temporary removal of spring weight restrictions on Nova Scotia roads has been extended for all counties until 12:01 a.m., Wednesday, March 8. The Department of Transportation and Public Works may post lower weights for individual roads throughout the province. Updated information is available on the department’s website at www.gov.ns.ca/tran . Transportation and Public Works staff monitor the roads daily to determine if and when weight restrictions are needed. Weight restrictions help ensure safe driving conditions and protect roads weakened by mild, wet weather. -30-last_img

Traffic Advisory Pictou County

first_imgPICTOU COUNTY: Big Gut Bridge The temporary replacement bridge on Route 348 in Pictou County at Big Gut was reopened to traffic at 3 p.m. today, Oct. 23. The temporary bridge is a single-lane structure and is controlled by traffic signals. The bridge connects the communities of Hillside and Pictou Landing. Local Area Office: 902-755-7146 Fax: 902-755-7049 -30-last_img