BC Highway - Road Closure News


Major Events

Adams Lake Ferry Both directions Road will be closed in both directions at Adams Lake because of Ferry Service Interruption, starting Wed Dec 2 at 9:00 pm through Thu Dec 3 at 12:00 am. Updated on Sat Nov 28 at 9:44 am PST. (ID# -55728)
Highway 1 Both directions Highway 1westbound closed between Cypress Bowl Rd and 21st Street because of Collision. Eastbound right lane is also closed. Estimated time of opening between 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Next update 3:00 pm. Expect delays due to traffic congestion. Updated on Mon Nov 30 1:10 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_8782)
Highway 101 Both directions Santa Claus Parade. Highway 101 (Marine Avenue) will be closed between Duncan Street and Alberni Street in downtown Powell River 06/12/2015 at 2:00:00 PM until 4:00:00 PM. Detour available along Willingdon Avenue. Updated on Thu Nov 19 1:50 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_8690)
Highway 7 Both directions Mission Candlelight Parade. Highway 7 will be closed in both directions between Murray Street and Haig Street on 04/12/2015at 5:00:00 PM until 10:00:00 PM. Signed detour route from Murray Street to Grand Street along Second Avenue. Motorists to watch for RCMP and traffic control persons, during the event along the detour route. Updated on Fri Nov 20 9:02 am PST. (ID# RTMC_8685)

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