Media Releases

News Articles 2015
July 20, 2015 Macdonald Bridge closure-Bearing replacement July 25
July 6, 2015 Media Release – Big Lift means big changes to Natal Day on Macdonald Bridge for 2015 and 2016
June 22, 2015 HHB shuttle service to begin June 28
May 6, 2015 Macdonald Bridge closure – bearing replacement May 9 and 10
April 14, 2015 The Big Lift-There’s an app for that!
News Articles 2014
December 19, 2014 Free tolls December 25-2014
December 11, 2014 2015 schedule announcement
August 2, 2014 Macdonald Bridge events and closures for Natal Day Weekend
June 24, 2014 Halifax Harbour Bridges Names Contractor for Redecking Project
Jan 7, 2014 HHB selects three contractors to bid on deck replacement
News Articles 2013
Aug 1, 2013 Natal Day Events – Bridge Closures
Jun 19, 2013 Macdonald Bridge Re-decking
May 5, 2013 Blue Nose Marathon Closures
News Articles 2012
Jul 30, 2012 Macdonald Bridge events and closures for Natal Day Weekend
Jun 21, 2012 Halifax Harbour Bridges announces essential redecking project to begin in 2015
May 11, 2012 Halifax Harbour Bridges Launches Safe Driving Campaign “Listen to Bridget
Apr 2, 2012 Toll increase for MACPASS customers
News Articles 2011
Jan 27, 2011 NSUARB approves toll increase for Halifax Harbour Bridges
News Articles 2010
Nov 16, 2010 Peak period tolling study
Jul 5, 2010 Halifax Harbour Bridges submits request for toll increase
May 11, 2010 MacKay Bridge to close for maintenance
Mar 25, 2010 Earth Hour 2010
Mar 11, 2010 Barrington Street Closure – Sunday, March 14
Feb 18, 2010 Permission required for slow moving vehicles on the MacKay Bridge
News Articles 2009
Dec 21, 2009 MACPASS Convenience Now Available at Airport to Pay for Parking
Dec 1, 2009 Halifax Harbour Bridges installs variable message signs
Nov 16, 2009 Lane Closures on Macdonald Bridge for the Olympic torch relay
Jul 10, 2009 HHB confirms repairs on the Macdonald Bridge
Jun 25, 2009 Resurfacing of approach spans on the Macdonald Bridge
May 4, 2009 Resurfacing Victoria Road as part of interchange project
Mar 25, 2009 Bridge Commission to recognize Earth Hour
Mar 12, 2009 HDBC Converts to Natural Gas to Heat Buildings