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Water Service & Traffic Advisory – Barrington St.

Published: 3:05 PM | January 6, 2022

From 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM on Wednesday, January 12, Halifax Water crews will be undertaking stormwater infrastructure work near the intersection of Barrington Street and Inglis Street, Halifax.


PSA Map - Water Service & Traffic Advisory – Barrington Street & Inglis Street

During this work, water service will be shut down on Barrington Street from Smith Street to the south end of Barrington Street (see attached map.)

There will be stop-and-go traffic in the work zone. Experienced traffic control personnel will be on-site to manage traffic flows. Some pedestrian routes will be closed during this work.

Customers in the area may experience discoloured water during/following this work. 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

Motorists should expect delays and use alternate routes. Motorists are also reminded that speed fines double in work zones.

We apologize for any inconvenience this necessary infrastructure repair work may cause.

For the safety of work crews and residents, please observe social/physical distancing requirements (2 metres of separation).

Halifax Water