Transportation and Infrastructure News Releases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news.html Transportation and Infrastructure News Releases Annual traffic safety awareness campaign underway http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.06.0360.html With warmer weather expected and the construction season now underway, the provincial government and its industry partners are reminding motorists to slow down. Fri, 19 June 2020 09:53:00 +0300 REVISED / Gagetown ferry service to return http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.06.0351.html The provincial government announced today that the Gagetown ferry will return to service on June 28. Mon, 15 June 2020 12:11:00 +0300 Change in ferry service for Kennebecasis Island and Millidgeville-Summerville http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.05.0272.html A change to the ferry service for both the Millidgeville and Summerville crossing, and the crossing to Kennebecasis Island, has been announced by the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure. Wed, 13 May 2020 16:23:00 +0300 Removal of spring weight restrictions http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.05.0241.html Spring weight restrictions will be lifted from highways in southern New Brunswick on Sunday, May 10. In northern New Brunswick, weight restrictions will remain in place until midnight on Sunday, May 17. Fri, 01 May 2020 10:20:00 +0300 Spring weight restrictions for roads http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.02.0075.html Spring weight restrictions for truck traffic will come into effect on Monday, March 2, in southern New Brunswick, and on Monday March 9 in northern New Brunswick. Restrictions will continue until midnight on Sunday, May 17 in southern New Brunswick and until midnight, Sunday, May 24 in northern New Brunswick. Wed, 26 February 2020 13:01:00 +0300 Company selected to conduct feasibility study for Chignecto Isthmus project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2020.01.0037.html The provincial government has selected Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, a Division of Wood Canada Ltd., as the successful proponent to conduct a feasibility study for the Chignecto Isthmus project. Wed, 29 January 2020 12:52:00 +0300 Centennial Building property to be sold http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.12.0675.html The provincial government has announced that it has selected Centennial Heritage Properties Inc. for the redevelopment of the Centennial Building property. It is estimated that the company will invest more than $48 million dollars to complete the development and that the project will create more than 450 jobs and contribute to economic spin-offs for the local economy in Fredericton. Wed, 18 December 2019 11:34:00 +0300 Capital budget focuses on maintaining infrastructure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.12.0667.html The provincial government announced today that $325.2 million will be set aside in the 2020-21 capital budget for the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure. Wed, 11 December 2019 14:40:00 +0300 Redeveloped Darlings Island Road officially opened http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.12.0658.html The redeveloped Darlings Island Road was officially opened today in a ceremony involving the provincial government and the community of Darlings Island. Fri, 06 December 2019 15:57:00 +0300 Modular bridge to temporarily replace Kouchibouguac River Bridge No. 1 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.12.0645.html The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure has been reviewing the structure and working on options for the short- and long-term future of the Kouchibouguac River Bridge No.1. Mon, 02 December 2019 12:04:00 +0300 Minister meets with community leaders regarding Kouchibouguac River Bridge No.1 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.11.0579.html Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Oliver recently met with Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pelé MLA Jacques LeBlanc along with representatives from the communities of Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé to discuss the Kouchibouguac River Bridge No. 1. Fri, 08 November 2019 15:59:00 +0300 Construction to begin soon on Coles Island Bridges replacement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.09.0507.html The construction phase of the Coles Island Bridge replacement project will begin in the coming days, the provincial government announced today. Thu, 19 September 2019 11:20:00 +0300 New school buses expected to reduce expenditures and emissions http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0486.html Sixteen propane-powered school buses have been purchased to serve students in the Greater Moncton area as part of a pilot project to reduce emissions and costs. Fri, 30 August 2019 13:42:00 +0300 Provincial and federal governments fund improvements on Route 108 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0481.html The provincial and federal governments have announced more than $840,000 for improvements to Route 108. Thu, 29 August 2019 09:59:00 +0300 Funding for infrastructure projects in Chipman, Weldford Parish http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0473.html The provincial and federal governments have announced more than $2.7 million for infrastructure projects in two rural communities. Mon, 26 August 2019 12:01:00 +0300 Funding for infrastructure projects in western New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0470.html The provincial and federal governments have announced over $5.5 million for seven infrastructure projects in western New Brunswick. Thu, 22 August 2019 16:02:00 +0300 Provincial and federal governments fund culvert replacement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0461.html The provincial and federal governments will invest a combined $1.25 million to replace culverts on the Titus Road and Deuxième Sault Road. Fri, 16 August 2019 11:09:00 +0300 Provincial, federal governments fund culvert replacement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0458.html The provincial and federal governments will invest a combined $600,000 to replace a deteriorating culvert on Red Head Road in Mispec. Wed, 14 August 2019 13:56:00 +0300 Investment of $58 million to improve province’s trade corridors http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.08.0455.html The provincial and federal governments are investing a combined $58 million in road infrastructure upgrades for the province’s strategic trade corridors. Wed, 14 August 2019 10:10:00 +0300 Provincial, federal governments fund improvements to tourism corridor http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.07.0435.html The provincial and federal governments will invest a combined total of $4 million to improve Route 114, which serves as the main access road to Fundy National Park. Mon, 29 July 2019 10:19:00 +0300 Closures planned on Edmundston-Madawaska International Bridge http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.07.0423.html A series of closures are planned for the Edmundston-Madawaska International Bridge to allow an engineering firm to conduct a thorough safety inspection of the structure. Tue, 16 July 2019 14:03:00 +0300 Darlings Island Road to be raised http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.07.0414.html The provincial government announced today that the road leading to Darlings Island will be realigned and raised this year. Wed, 10 July 2019 14:30:00 +0300 Carbon monoxide monitors to be installed in schools http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.06.0391.html The provincial government announced today that carbon monoxide monitors will be installed in about 160 provincial schools which have fuel-fired appliances. Tue, 18 June 2019 10:19:00 +0300 Annual traffic safety awareness campaign underway http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.05.0353.html With warmer weather on the horizon and construction season now underway, the provincial government and its industry partners are reminding motorists to slow down. Fri, 31 May 2019 15:08:00 +0300 Efforts being made to reduce traffic speed at Kingsclear First Nation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/news/news_release.2019.05.0333.html The provincial government has announced it will reduce the speed limit on Route 102 at Kingsclear First Nation. Fri, 24 May 2019 16:12:00 +0300 Fri, 19 June 2020 09:53:00 +0300