Province Calls Tender for Paving in Kings County

first_img This project, which totals 6.2 kilometres of paving, is part of the department’s program to upgrade Nova Scotia’s highways. The Department of Transportation and Public Works is spending $143 million for road construction this year. The department’s highways division manages more than 23,000 kilometres of roads in Nova Scotia. It maintains 4,100 bridges and operates seven provincial ferries. Staff provide services from district offices in Bridgewater, Bedford, Truro and Sydney. Brooklyn Street from the Kentville west town line for 4.2 kilometres Route 359 from Al Bennett Road north for 3.4 kilometres to West Halls Harbour Road. West Halls Harbour Road from the intersection of Route 359 west for 0.6 kilometres to Simpson Road. Drivers north of Kentville will soon be travelling on smoother, stronger pavement when work is completed on a road-paving project announced by the province. The Department of Transportation and Public Works has announced a repaving tender for three roads near Kentville:last_img