Nova Scotia Highway 101 – the concrete section

Nova Scotia Highway 101

Nova Scotia Highway 101

The 11-kilometre concrete section of Highway 101 between Mount Uniacke and Ellershouse is one of the three concrete roads in Nova Scotia. St. Lawrence Cement  was awarded a $5.9 million contract to pave the concrete section in April 2003.

Nova Scotia Highway 101

Concrete roads are rare in Nova Scotia – the other two concrete roads in Nova Scotia are near Oxford on Highway 104 and on the Bridgetown interchange off Highway 101.

While concrete roads require 1/3 of the maintenance of asphalt roads, well, it’s maintenance time…

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