Weekly Traffic Advisories (Sept 17) 

Weekly Traffic Advisories (Sept 17)  Note:  Each week the local listings are expanded and updated.  During the week new and updated tasks are added.  Every week a new post is started with fresh info but previous posts may be still valid. Municipal **** HRM Media Release Parking Lot Closure – Sir Sandford Fleming Park Location: […]

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University Avenue entrance to VG parking lot closed Friday morning

**** NSHA Media Release University Avenue entrance to VG parking lot closed Friday morning The VG parking lot entrance on University Avenue (breezeway between the Mackenzie and Centre for Clinical Research buildings) will be closed to all vehicles on Friday, September 17 while maintenance is performed on the overhead sprinkler system. The work is expected to take […]

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Construction tender awarded for Cogswell District project

**** HRM Media Release Construction tender awarded for Cogswell District project ​ Today, Regional Council awarded the construction tender for the Cogswell District project to Dexter Construction Limited in the amount of $95,663,633.52 (net HST). The project will now enter the pre-construction phase, which is expected to last three months. Once pre-construction activities are complete, […]

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Driver charged after serious collision in Shubenacadie

**** RCMP Media Release Driver charged after serious collision in Shubenacadie ​ Colchester County District RCMP has charged a driver after a serious collision on Hwy. 2 in Shubenacadie. ​ On September 11, at approximately 2:50 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle collision on Hwy. 2 in Shubenacadie. Police learned that a blue SUV […]

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Allan-Oak Local Street Bikeway project

**** HRM Media Release Allan-Oak Local Street Bikeway project ​ The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents of a number of changes to the intersection of Allan, Oak and Oxford streets, as part of the Allan-Oak Local Street Bikeway project. ​ A new pedestrian half-signal has been added to this intersection.​ As a result, the following […]

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Nova Scotia RCMP release monthly provincial stunting statistics for August 2021

**** RCMP Media Release Nova Scotia RCMP release monthly provincial stunting statistics for August 2021 In August 2021, the Nova Scotia RCMP charged​ 19​ drivers with stunting on a number of roadways across the province. The following incidents caused significant concern: ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​209km/h in an 80km/h zone on Hwy. […]

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Eenie meanie miney moe … Beaver Bank tiger causes traffic turmoil

**** Info via RCMP (photo via Stephanie Michalko) Eenie meanie miney moe … At 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 12, Halifax District RCMP were called to a tiger on a dock on Beaver Bank Rd. in Beaver Bank.​ Police attended and found a stuffed tiger on the dock.​ The tiger was removed as it was causing […]

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