BC Highway - Road Closure News


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Highway 15 Both directions Highway 15 (176th Street) will be closed between 60 Ave and 64 Ave because of Special Event. Special Event will be in effect July 1, 2016 at 9:30 PM until 11:00 PM. This is for vehicles leaving the fairgrounds after the firework display. Please obey all traffic signs and traffic control persons. Detour in place. Updated on Thu Jun 23 3:19 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_10370)
Highway 22A Both directions The Waneta Bridge will be closed for minimum 1 hour intervals from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm on Mon Jun 27 for Bridge Maintenance. It will be open to traffic for 20 minutes between scheduled closures. Updated on Tue Jun 21 at 4:00 pm PDT. (ID# -59170)
Highway 29 Both directions Wash Out 13 km south of Junction with Highway 97 North in Chetwynd. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Light traffic only. Updated on Sat Jun 25 at 11:53 pm PDT. (ID# 220236)
Highway 97 Both directions Construction 85 km north of Junction with Highway 39, south of MacKenzie to 7 km south of Junction with Highway 29, in Chetwynd (55.8 km), until further notice. No extraordinary loads, no overwidth or overweight loads. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic, with pilot cars. Be prepared for delays and to obey traffic control personnel and signage. Updated on Thu Jun 23 at 3:47 pm PDT. (ID# -59227)

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