Service Disruptions

Temporary Stop Relocation

Start date:  September 9, 2021
End date:  Approx March 2023

Route affected: 1

Please be advised that effective September 9, 2021, the following stop will be temporarily relocated for approximately 18 months:

 Oxford St After North St (7411)

The stop will be relocated ahead 95m to Oxford St at Civic 2663, after Seaforth St.


Cogswell District - Detour

Location: Northbound ramp from Cogswell Street to Barrington Street in the Cogswell District.

 Date: Effective Monday, March 28, 2022 until approx. May 2022

Routes Affected: 2 Fairview and 84 Glendale

Halifax Transit will be detouring outbound only on Routes 2 and 84. Stop 6590 Duke St Before Albemarle St. will be closed to service for both routes.

For passengers on Route 2, passengers who normally use Stop 6590 are directed to Stop 6087 - Barrington St At Scotia Square Bay 1 on the harbour side of the road (opposite Scotia Square), in order to travel in the direction of Lacewood Terminal.

Route 84 to Sackville Terminal will continue to depart from Scotia Square in its regular location but will travel via George St. and Upper Water St., instead of turning right onto Duke St. Passengers who normally use Stop 6590 are directed to Stop 6108 - Barrington St At Scotia Square Bay 3, on the Scotia Square side of the road, to travel in the direction of Sackville Terminal.

In addition, Route 84 will now serve stop 6733 George St Before Hollis St. for outbound passengers.

A map showing an aerial view of Cogswell District and the closed northbound ramp to Barrington St.

The northbound ramp from Cogswell St to Barrington St will be closed effective March 28, 2022

An aerial map of the Cogswell District showing the detour routing for vehicular traffic, including Route 84 Glendale

Detour routing for Route 84 Glendale to Sackville Terminal

Cogswell District - Cogswell Street Closure

Location: Cogswell Street from Brunswick Street to Barrington Street inbound ramp in the Cogswell District (see map #1)
 
Date: Effective Thursday, April 28, 2022 to December 31, 2023
 
Routes Affected: 320, 330, and 370
 
In support of the Cogswell District project, the south side of Cogswell Street between Brunswick Street and the Barrington Street inbound ramp will be closed for approximately 20 months. 

During this time, Routes 320, 330, and 370 will no longer serve the Albemarle Street after Duke Street stop (9061). Passengers should now use the Duke Street before Albemarle Street stop (6590) for service on these three routes. 

Aerial map of area affected by Cogswell Street closure

Stop 9061 will be closed effective April 28, 2022. Passengers are advised to use Stop 6590.

Cogswell District - Stop Relocation

Location: Stop Barrington St After Cornwallis (6125)

Date: Effective Friday, May 13 2022 until approx. September 2022

Routes Affected: 1, 2, 5, 8, 9A, 9B, 10, 29, 41, 84 & 93

As a result of the Cogswell construction, effective May 13, 2022, stop Barrington St After Cornwallis St (6125) will be closed until approximately September 2022.

Passengers are directed to stop Barrington St Before Cornwallis St (6104) for routes 1, 2, 5, 10, 29, 41, 84, and 93, and stop Upper Water St Before Valour Way (8414) for routes 8, 9A, and 9B. 

A map displaying the alternate stops for closed stop Barrington St After Cornwallis St (6125)

Passengers are directed to nearby stops

Road Closure - South Park Street

Location: South Park St. between South St. and Spring Garden Rd.

Date: Monday, May 2 2022 to Thursday, June 30 2022

Routes Affected: 4, 10, 90, 135, 136, 137, 138, 158, 159, 161, 165, 168A, 168B.

South Park St. between South St. and Spring Garden Rd. will be closed due to construction from 
Monday, May 2 until Thursday, June 30. Routes 4, 10 & 90 will service all stops along the detour.  

The detour routes are as follows: 

Route 4 Outbound
SOUTH PARK ST (NW)
L-SOUTH ST
R- ROBIE ST

Route 4 Inbound
ROBIE ST (SE)
L-SOUTH ST
R-SOUTH PARK ST

Route 10 Outbound
SOUTH PARK ST (W)
R-SOUTH ST
L-QUEEN ST
R-SPRING GDR RD

Route 10 Inbound
SPRING GDR RD (W)
L-QUEEN ST
R-SOUTH ST
L-SOUTH PARK ST

Route 90 Outbound 
MORRIS ST (W)
L-QUEEN ST
R-SOUTH ST
R-ROBIE ST

Route 90 Inbound
ROBIE ST (SE)
L-SOUTH ST
L-QUEEN ST
R-MORRIS ST

Route 90 Outbound (Route 135, 136, 137, 138, 158, 159, 161, 165, 168A, 168B)
ROBIE ST (SE)
R-SOUTH ST
L-QUEEN ST
R-MORRIS ST

Route 90 Inbound (Route 135, 136, 137, 138, 158, 159, 161, 165, 168A, 168B)
MORRIS ST (W)
L-QUEEN ST
R-SOUTH ST
R-ROBIE ST
 
Due to detour routing, the following stops will be closed:

  • University Ave After Robie St (8883)
  • University Ave After Summer St (8411)
  • Morris St After Birmingham St (7246)
  • Morris St Before Birmingham St (7247)
  • University Ave After Summer St (8410)

Stops on Spring Garden Rd between Robie St and South Park St will not be serviced by Route 4.

Stops on Spring Garden Rd between Queen St and South Park St will not be serviced by Route 10.

Water Street Terminal - Repaving

Date: Monday June 20, 2022 

Routes Affected: 2, 29, 90

Please be advised that Water Street Terminal will be closed due to construction beginning Monday, June 20, 2022 until approximately July 8, 2022. 

Passengers are directed to the temporary bus stop located at 1715 Lower Water Street beginning Monday, June 20, 2022  until work at the Terminal is complete. 

Aerial map showing closure of Water Street Terminal beginning Monday June 20, 2022
Aerial map showing Water Street Terminal Temporary Stop