Trans Canada Highway extension update – July 29-August 4

Construction continues on the Trans-Canada Highway (TCH) extension.  Two lanes of traffic will be maintained during the morning and evening commutes (eastbound from 7:30 to 9 a.m. and westbound from 4 to 5:30 p.m.).
Work for this week includes;

  • paving the active transportation trail;
  • landscaping and hydroseeding;
  • installing guardrail; and
  • painting and installing pavement markings.

Drivers are advised to watch for directional signs as signs will  change from time to time throughout the construction period. Drivers are also asked to be alert and aware forr the safety of workers, pedestrians and their fellow motorists.
The Department of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy appreciates the patience of the traveling public during delays caused by construction.

For ongoing information on construction activity and traffic changes, visit 511 Road Conditions.


General Inquiries

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
3rd Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street,
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-5100
Fax: 902-368-5395

Highway Safety/Access PEI Inquiries: accesspeicharlottetown@gov.pe.ca

Road-Related Inquiries: roads@gov.pe.ca

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