Construction and Closures

Harbour Bridges 2022 closure schedule

Due to shipping delays, several of the weekend closures planned for the two bridges crossing Halifax harbour have been canceled. Only three closures remain on the construction schedule. A weekend closure starts at 7 p.m. on Friday evening and runs

MacKay Bridge to close at 9 pm: Macdonald to remain open as long as weather permits

NOTE: Both Halifax Harbour Bridges opened at 1 PM on Saturday, Sept. 24 on Halifax Harbour Bridges will close the A. Murray MacKay Bridge Friday evening before the devastating rain and winds associated with Hurricane Fiona reach their peak. “Given

Pier rehabilitation explained

In late 2021 the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (NSURB) approved a toll increase to accommodate a 10-year $280-million capital and maintenance budget for Halifax Harbour Bridges.  As a public sector organization committed to transparency, HHB is publishing a

July sidewalk resurfacing: What you can expect

Halifax Harbour Bridges will spend more than $1.2 million this summer to rehabilitate and resurface the sidewalk on the Macdonald Bridge. “Anyone who walks across the bridge on a regular basis recognizes that the sidewalk needs some attention,” says HHB

Macdonald Bridge closure: May 22 for Blue Nose Marathon

The Blue Nose Marathon is coming back to the Macdonald Bridge this year for the last day of the Blue Nose Marathon. The Macdonald Bridge will close at 7:30 am and should reopen by noon. Routes for the 10k, the

Construction season opens with pier rehabilitation on Macdonald

The Spring construction season at Halifax Harbour Bridges kicks off this week with the rehabilitation of concrete piers on the Dartmouth side of the Macdonald Bridge. The piers, which support the bridge deck, were installed in 1955 as part of

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