Highway twinning open houses

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal is holding two open houses to provide the public with information about the proposed twinning project of Highway 104 between Sutherlands River and Antigonish. An open house will take place today, Nov. 6, between 4 and 7 p.m. at the MacKay Room, Bloomfield Centre, 5555 Union Place, St....

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Highway twinning session postponed

Due to weather and poor travel conditions, the public consultation session on highway twinning scheduled for this evening, Tuesday, Jan. 24, in New Glasgow has been rescheduled. The session will now be held on Monday, Jan. 30, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre, 2656 Westville Rd. It is one of...

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Highway 104 talk recessed

When governments truly want to do something, they do it. When they don’t, they delay. Discussion about twinning Highway 104 between Sutherlands River and Antigonish is a case in point. Members of the Liberal McNeil government saw the calendar and did two things with the subject of twinning the highway. They accepted informally the 15,000...

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How to twin Highway 104

Two-lane 100-series highways in Nova Scotia have become hazardous to one’s health. That is why there is a growing clamour to twin more of them, through the growing list of fatalities and the horrible trauma besetting those who witness them. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is real, and is it not reserved to war zones. Just...

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Highway 104 crash sends two to hospital

 Marshy Hope – RCMP officers were on scene yesterday, August 4, attending to a two vehicle crash that occurred earlier that afternoon. At approximately 3:40 p.m., Pictou County District RCMP officers were called to a two vehicle collision on Highway 104 near Marshy Hope.  A tractor trailer and a passenger car were traveling in opposite directions when...

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