BC Highway 1 - Vancouver through Fraser Valley - Road Conditions

- Including Highway 7 Lougheed & Highway 9 - Road Report News

Events for Highway 7

Highway 7 Both directions Road Work on Highway 7 between Dyke Road to Cartier Road will be in effect May 22 to May 25, 2018 from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM. Updated on Thu May 17 6:14 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17493)
Highway 7 Both directions Utility work between 9am and 3pm until May 31, 2018 (excluding statutory holidays) on Hwy7 between Chester and McLean. Lane shifts in effect. Construction speed zone of 60km/h effective. Please watch and obey all traffic control personnel. Please allow for additional travel time and use alternate routes if available. Updated on Thu May 17 6:03 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17478)
Highway 7 Westbound Manhole work between Murray Street and Welton Street. Right lane closure will be in effect. On Saturday, May 19th, work will be in effect from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM. From Tuesday, May 22nd to Friday, May 25th work will be in effect from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Updated on Sat May 19 3:25 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17438)

Events for Highway 9

Highway 9 Both directions Bridge maintenance on Highway 9 in both directions at the Rosedale Overhead. The bridge is now open to two-way traffic and the temporary traffic signals have now been removed. A construction speed limit of 50 km/hr remains in effect until remaining maintenance work is complete. Updated on Fri May 18 2:13 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17498)
Highway 9 Both directions Installation of Telus poles in Agassiz on Highway 7 Eastbound between 6658 and 6682 Lougheed Highway will occur on daily effective May 24-25, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. The work will be on the shoulder. Updated on Fri May 18 3:18 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17483)
Highway 9 Both directions Utility Work North of Striker Crescent will be in effect Thursday and Friday from 24/05/2018 until 25/05/2018 between 8:30:00 AM and 4:30:00 PM. Work will be on shoulder. Updated on Fri May 18 3:24 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17502)
Highway 9 Southbound Road Work between Emerald Avenue and Alder Avenue will be in effect May 28, 2018 between 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Updated on Fri May 18 3:20 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17485)
Highway 9 Southbound Gas installation on the shoulder on between McCallum Road and Else Road will occur on all days effective May 16, 2018 until May 25, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Please use caution. Updated on Fri May 18 3:19 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_17472)

Highway 1, 7 & 9 Weather Locations

General Route Information

Highway 1 crosses Metro Vancouver on the mainland beginning at Horseshoe Bay. (View the Horseshoe Bay Cam ) then onto the Fraser Valley Regional District on its entry into Abbotsford. There are six interchanges on Highway 1 (see McCallum Road Cameras) in its 33 km (21 mi) long stretch through Abbotsford, one of which leads to Highway 11. Once Highway 1 leaves Abbotsford, it crosses over the Vedder Canal into Chilliwack. The highway goes through Chilliwack for 24 km (15 mi), passing through five interchanges within the city.

2 km (1¼ mi) after leaving Chilliwack, Highway 1 reaches an interchange with Highway 9. East of the Highway 9 interchange, Highway 1 hugs the south bank of the Fraser River for 35 km (22 mi), passing through seven interchanges, until reaching the interchange with Highway 3 at Hope. Highway 1 takes the exit off the freeway at this point. (The freeway alignments of Highways 3 and 5 continue from this exit, Exit 170, and continue unbroken until it meets up again with Highway 1 just west of Kamloops at Exit 362.) Most traffic traveling between Hope and Kamloops follow Highway 5 as it takes over an hour and a half less time to travel compared to following Highway 1. Highway 1 the Trans Canada Highway crosses all of Canada. In Ontario highway 1 becomes Highway 401 Highway 401 Road Conditions

Highway 7's total length is 118 km (93 mi). It begins at the westbound exit with Highway 1 near Schoolhouse Street, the total length is 2.3 km. The highway then turns immediately northeast, meets with Highway 1 at the Cape Horn Interchange and immediately after, an exit with United Boulevard. 

Then Highway 7 crosses over the Pitt River Bridge into Pitt Meadows. 6 km (4 mi) southeast of the Pitt River bridge, Highway 7 crosses into Maple Ridge at Maple Meadows Way, and the highway then crosses into Mission another 20 km (12 mi) east. 9 km (6 mi) of Highway 7's entry into Mission, it meets a junction with Highway 11. 8 km (5 mi) east of the Highway 11 junction, Highway 7 leaves Mission over the Hatzic Pump Bridge.

27 km (17 mi) east of the Highway's eastern exit from Mission, Highway 7 enters the Municipality of Kent. 14 km (9 mi) east, Highway 7 reaches a junction with Highway 9 at Agassiz. 18 km (11 mi) northeast of the Highway 9 junction, Highway 7 leaves Kent. Another 12 km (7 mi) northeast, Highway 7 finally reaches its eastern terminus at a junction with Highway 1 at Haig, just across the Fraser River from the main part of Hope

Highway 9 is 16 km (10 mi) long. In the south, the Highway starts at an interchange on Highway 1 between Rosedale and the Bridal Falls area (see Highway 1 Bridal Falls Camera. Highway 9 travels north for 3 km (2 mi) to its 2 km (1¼ mi) long bridge over the Fraser River. After crossing the Fraser, Highway 9 travels north for 2 km (1¼ mi) to the centre of Agassiz. 1 km (about ½ mi) north of Agassiz, Highway 9 meets Highway 7, and the two highways share a common alignment for another 2 km (1¼ mi). Highway 9 then travels 6 more km (4 mi) north to terminate at Harrison Hot Springs and Harrison Lake BC ..

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