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Macdonald and MacKay bridges reopen (update)

Fiona brought hurricane-force winds to Halifax overnight
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MacKay Bridge

Halifax Harbour Bridges (HHB) says the Macdonald and MacKay bridges have reopened.

Fiona brought hurricane-force winds to Halifax overnight.

Both spans shut down during the storm, and HHB crews needed to do a safety inspection of the bridges before they could reopen.

On Twitter, HHB said they recorded a 136 km/h wind gust on the Macdonald and a 147.6 km/h on the MacKay.

Find a full list of cancellations here.




Meghan Groff

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Born in Michigan, raised in Ontario, schooled in Indiana and lives in Nova Scotia; Meghan is the editor for CityNews Halifax.
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