BC Highway - Road Closure News

Major Events

Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1 Eastbound will be closed at Ramp to Willingdon Ave because of Road Work. Road Work will be in effect 25/04/2014 at 12:00:00 AM until 4:00:00 AM. Detour at Willingdon Avenue via Canada Way and rejoin Highway 1 using the Kensington on-ramp. During this time the Willingdon eastbound on-ramp will also be closed. Updated on Tue Apr 22 3:23 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_2210)
Highway 17 Both directions Highway 17 South Fraser Perimeter Road will be closed in both directions between Bridgeview Drive and 104 Ave because of demolition work on the original Port Mann Bridge. The closure will be in effect for up to 15 minutes, between 7:00:00 AM until 9:00:00 AM, Sunday April 27, 2014. Updated on Thu Apr 24 9:30 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_2236)
Highway 4 Both directions Closed in both directions on First Street between Main Street and the Public Pier in Tofino because of Construction, through Mon Apr 28 at 5:30 pm. Updated on Wed Apr 23 at 6:18 am PDT. (ID# -47084)

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