Improvements Coming to Highway 106

first_imgDrivers in Pictou County will soon see more road improvements. The province has awarded a contract for almost $1.1 million torepave a section of Highway 106, from Pictou Rotary to the ferryterminal, about 6.7 kilometres. “This project is another in a series of improvements for PictouCounty,” said Ron Russell, Minister of Transportation and PublicWorks. “The province is pleased to continue its commitment to thepeople of Nova Scotia for safer and better roads.” The contract was awarded to Dexter Construction. Work is expectedto be completed by the end of October. The Department of Transportation and Public Works highwaysdivision manages more than 23,000 kilometres of roads in NovaScotia. It maintains an inventory of 3,800 bridges and operatesseven provincial ferries. Staff provide services from districtoffices in Bridgewater, Bedford, Truro and Sydney. -30-last_img


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