Construction Schedule 2021

Ensuring the Macdonald and MacKay bridges remain safe for the traveling public requires significant investment and ongoing capital projects. What follows is a list of projects taking place that will require full or lane closures for the summer and fall 2021. The closures are tentative. The work is weather dependent.

Bridge Project Timing (all dates are tentative) Closure type
MacKay Bridge Resurfacing Dartmouth approach spans 7:00pm Friday, August 6 – 5:30am Monday, August 9 Bridge closed
MacKay Bridge Replacing expansion joint 7:00pm Friday, August 13 – 5:30am Monday, August 16 Bridge closed
MacKay Bridge Replacing expansion joint on Dartmouth approach 7:00pm Friday, August 20 – 5:30am Monday, August 23 Bridge closed
MacKay Bridge Replacing expansion joint on Dartmouth approach 7:00pm Friday, September 3 – 5:30am Monday, September 6 Bridge closed
MacKay Bridge Replacing expansion joint on Dartmouth approach 7:00pm Friday, September 10 – 5:30am Monday, September 13 Bridge closed
Macdonald Bridge Replacing bearing on approach span 7:00pm Friday, October 15 – 5:30am Monday, October 18 Bridge closed. Sidewalk and bike lane open
Macdonald Bridge Pier rehabilitation and bearing replacement 7:00pm Friday, October 22 – 5:30am Monday, October 25 Bridge closed. Sidewalk and bike lane open

 

 

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