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Roadwork & Construction Updates

Roadwork and construction occurs throughout the City on an intermittent basis. During these times, the City advises residents and commuters to expect minor traffic delays and parking disruptions and to choose an alternate route if possible. Signage is posted prior to any road closures and regular updates are provided below.


Interactive Roadwork & Construction Map

The map below shows current roadwork and construction happening in the City. Areas affected are indicated in red. Click on the red lines or pins for more information. Zoom in and out by using the +/ - icons or click the home icon to reset the map size.

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Road Work Notices

All City road work is indicated in red on the map above.

100-200 blocks W Esplanade & 100 block E Esplanade
November 12, 2019 November 18, 2019
The City will be repairing the road surface on Esplanade from Semisch Ave. to St. Georges Ave. Hours of work: 7pm to 6am. During construction lane closures and detours will be in effect.
300 block E 13th Street
November 6, 2019
November 8, 201 The City is installing new sanitary sewer services in the 300 Block of East 13th Street. Hours of work: 7am to 5pm daily. Expect delays in the area.
1400-1500 blocks Lonsdale Ave October 15, 2019 November 8, 2019 City is installing water main control valves related to replacement of the sewer main in the intersection of 15th and Lonsdale. During construction, northbound and southbound traffic on Lonsdale will be reduced to single lane. Hours of work 8am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday. Expect delays.
100 block E 15th St (Lonsdale to St. Georges) October 15, 2019 December 6, 2019 We're upgrading the sanitary sewer and water main. LEC will also be installing district energy lines. The road will be closed to all traffic during this project. Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 7am - 6pm.  Saturday: 9am – 7pm (if required). Expect delays, detours in effect.
Fell Ave & Marine Dr area September 3, 2019 November 30, 2019 Telus is relocating ducts away from the Mosquito Creek Bridge this year in preparation for next year’s Mosquito Creek Bridge Replacement project. Traffic will be accommodated, but there may be delays and detours.
3rd St between Lonsdale & Queensbury August 8, 2019 Late-November 2019 RapidBus construction project. To make way for the bus, bicycle lane, and right turn lane, limited tree removal of approximately four trees is required in order to widen the road. Expect delays and detours.
Esplanade & Lonsdale Ave July 22, 2019 Late-November 2019
RapidBus construction project. Creation of left turn lanes, adding new signals and pedestrian crossings and paving. To make way for the new left turn lanes, limited curb removal will be required on Esplanade at Lonsdale and Chesterfield in order to widen the road. Expect delays and detours.
Marine Drive from Mackay to Bewicke July 2, 2019 Late-November  2019 RapidBus project construction. Reducing the existing median to make way for the westbound lane by. Trees in the median between Hamilton and Hanes will be removed. New trees and shrubs will be planted in the median. Please expect delays and detours.
3rd St - Heywood to Queensbury June 17, 2019 Early-November 2019 RapidBus project construction. Work includes: creation of eastbound bus lane, protected bike lanes on 3rd St hill, and paving. Please expect delays and detours.
Cotton Rd - Gladstone to Brooksbank June 10, 2019 Late-December 2019
RapidBus project construction. Work includes: making way for off-street bike path and bus lane, limited tree trimming and the removal of approximately six trees is required in order to widen the road. Expect delays and detours
Translink Lonsdale Quay Transit Exchange Project April 29, 2019 Early 2020 All buses will serve the exchange; however, some bus stops will be temporarily relocated and some routes will be altered. The drop-off and pick-up area will also be relocated. For more information visit Translink Lonsdale Quay Exchange Project
Lower Lynn Improvements

May 2017

Spring 2019

Fall 2019

Fall 2021

New Mountain Highway Overpass is now open. Construction continues on Mountain Highway Interchange.

Phases 2 & 4 (Keith Rd/Seymour Interchange and Lynn Creek Connectivity Improvements ) are scheduled to start construction in Spring 2019 with anticipated completion in late Fall 2021.

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