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Belmont Road – Water Main Repair

Published: 10:02 AM | January 27, 2023

Halifax Water crews are on-site undertaking an emergency water main repair near 6013 Belmont Road, Halifax. Water service will be temporarily shut down in this area. No estimate of service restoration time.

Belmont Road is open to local traffic only. Experienced traffic control personnel will be on-site to manage traffic flows. Sidewalks remain open.

Customers in the area may experience discoloured water during/following this repair. It is recommended that those customers run the COLD water at one faucet until the water runs clear. To learn more about discoloured water and to report it, please visit www.halifaxwater.ca/discoloured-water.

Halifax Water

Wyse Road – Water Main Repair

Published: 9:37 AM | January 27, 2023

Halifax Water crews are on-site undertaking an emergency water main repair on Wyse Road near the intersection of Boland Road, Dartmouth. Water service will be temporarily shut down in this area. No estimate of service restoration time.

There will be lane reductions on Wyse Road and Boland Road. Experienced traffic control personnel will be on-site to manage traffic flows. Sidewalks are closed near this work.

Customers in the area may experience discoloured water during/following this repair. It is recommended that those customers run the COLD water at one faucet until the water runs clear. To learn more about discoloured water and to report it, please visit www.halifaxwater.ca/discoloured-water.

Halifax Water

Traffic Advisory – Dutch Village Road, Halifax

Published: 3:53 PM | January 24, 2023

From 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM on January 30 to February 3 (weather dependent), Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in the Dutch Village Road area.

Traffic Impacts:

Halifax Water

Tulip Street – Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 4:00 PM | January 23, 2023

From 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM on January 28 (weather dependent), Tulip Street, Dartmouth, will open to local traffic only from Beech Street to the end of Tulip Street. Detours will be in place. 

This work will not impact water service in the area.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

CIPP lining involves reinforcing the inside of ageing underground pipes with a fabric liner that is saturated with a resin and then cured using steam. This process is significantly less intrusive to traffic than traditional open-trench excavations for pipe replacement work that would otherwise need to be done.

Halifax Water

Joffre Street - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 3:48 PM | January 23, 2023

From 7:00 AM TO 8:00 PM on January 27 (weather dependent), Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

Traffic Impacts: 

Halifax Water

Dutch Village Road - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 10:48 AM | January 20, 2023
Updated: 3:58 PM | January 20, 2023

Update: This work has been postponed until further notice.

From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Saturday, January 28 (weather dependent), there will be stop-and-go traffic on Dutch Village Road between Titus Street and Andrew Street, Halifax, for wastewater system maintenance.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

Halifax Water

Dutch Village Road - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 10:34 AM | January 20, 2023
Updated: 3:57 PM | January 20, 2023

Update: This work has been postponed until further notice.

From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Friday, January 27 (weather dependent), there will be stop-and-go traffic at the intersection of Deal Street and Dutch Village Road for wastewater system maintenance.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

Halifax Water

Dutch Village Road - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 1:54 PM | January 19, 2023
Updated: 3:52 PM | January 20, 2023

Update: This work has been postponed until further notice.

From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Thursday, January 26 (weather dependent), there will be stop-and-go traffic on Dutch Village Road between Rufus Avenue and Rosedale Avenue.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

CIPP lining involves reinforcing the inside of ageing underground pipes with a fabric liner that is saturated with a resin and then cured using UV light or steam. This process is significantly less intrusive to traffic than traditional open-trench excavations for pipe replacement work that would otherwise need to be done.

Halifax Water

Dutch Village Road - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 9:56 AM | January 18, 2023
Updated: 3:23 PM | January 20, 2023

Update: This work has been postponed until further notice.

From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Wednesday, January 25 (weather dependent), there will be a lane reduction on Dutch Village Road between Frederick Avenue to Sunnybrae Avenue. Two-way traffic will be maintained.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

Halifax Water

Dutch Village Road - Wastewater System Maintenance

Published: 9:42 AM | January 18, 2023
Updated: 3:14 PM | January 20, 2023

Update: This work has been postponed until further notice.

From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Tuesday, January 24 (weather dependent), there will be a lane reduction on Dutch Village Road between Central Avenue and Joseph Howe Drive. Two-way traffic will be maintained.

Clean Water Works Canada, on behalf of Halifax Water, will be undertaking wastewater system maintenance through cure-in-place-pipe (CIPP) trenchless lining technology in this area.

Halifax Water

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Halifax Water a 2023 Top Employer in our Region

Published: 9:52 AM | January 23, 2023

Halifax Water has been named one of the top employers in the province and region. This designation is based on a review of progressive HR programs, policies, and best practices of leading employers across the region.

Announced last week, selected organizations, like Halifax Water, are highlighted as top employers, helping raise the bar on employee best practices.

"I’m delighted that Halifax Water has been selected as one of Nova Scotia’s and Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers for 2023. It is an honour to be recognized for our emphasis on promoting and encouraging growth for our employees and our focus on fostering a respectful, diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace,” says Louis de Montbrun, General Manager (Acting) for Halifax Water.

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