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Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking roadway rehabilitation and slope stabilization work in Glacier National Park on a 10 km section of highway from the East Boundary to Beaver Bridge, July 4 - late October, Monday - Friday from 5 a.m. - 7 p.m. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/hour, and delays up to 20 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Updated on Wed Aug 2 at 3:36 pm PDT. (ID# -64820)
Highway 1 Both directions Travel Advisory. Limited Visibility due to smoke from Prairie Hill Fire at East Boundary of Glacier National Park. Travellers are advised to reduce speed through area. Highway closures may be required depending on fire behaviour. Next update 12:00 PM Wednesday, Aug 23. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:10 am PDT. (ID# 249876)
Highway 1 on Vancouver Island Both directions Road will be closed in both directions for 2 x 15 minute intervals at Mackenzie Avenue in Saanich to facilitate safe blasting, from 8:15 to 8:30 pm and from 9:15 to 9:30 pm daily starting Aug 21 through Aug 26. Updated on Mon Aug 21 at 7:57 pm PDT. (ID# -65628)
Highway 1 on Vancouver Island Both directions Construction Highway 1 - Malahat between Shawnigan Lake Road and Aspen Road. 2nd Northbound lane open from 1:45pm Thursday August 3, to end of day Tuesday August 8 to accommodate long weekend traffic. For month of August, 2nd Northbound lane open from Friday through Sunday. Obey construction speed zones. Updated on Thu Aug 3 at 2:50 pm PDT. (ID# -64046)
Highway 20 Both directions Closed in both directions (Except Emergency Vehicles, First Responders and Essential Services) from the intersection of Hwy 20 and Tatlayoko Road( 18 km east of Kleena Kleene) to the Junction of Hooch Lake FSR & Hwy 20, ( 50 km west of Kleena Kleene) due to forest fire. Assessments are on going. Next Update: Wednesday, Aug 23 at noon. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:10 am PDT. (ID# 249934)
Highway 20 Both directions Limited visibility because of heavy smoke throughout the Highway 20 corridor due to active Forest Fires alongside HWY20 route. Please slow down, drive with caution, and have your head/tail lights on. Watch for fire suppression crews working in the area and livestock/wildlife on hwy. Be aware Hwy 20 is closed in both direction in the Kleena Kleene area due to forest fires (see event #249934). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:37 am PDT. (ID# 249783)
Highway 49 Both directions Closed in both directions 4 km east of Dawson Creek because of Maintenance, through Fri Sep 1 at 4:30 pm. Updated on Mon Aug 14 at 11:10 am PDT. (ID# -65534)
Highway 59 Both directions Nazko road (Road 59) is closed in both directions at Doig Rd (50 km west of Quesnel) due to forest fire, except for evacuation purposes. No detour available. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:11 am PDT. (ID# 249887)
Highway 93 Both directions A travel advisory is in effect for Highway 93 South from Castle Junction to Radium. Fire fighters will be working adjacent to the highway and reduced speed zones will be in place. Drivers should anticipate possible delays. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:10 am PDT. (ID# 249843)
Westside Road Both directions Construction 11 km north of Junction with Highway 97 South (West Kelowna junction) Monday - Saturday. There will be single lane alternating traffic from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, with up to 10 minute delays until further notice. Call the Hotline: 1-844-371-3824 for real time updates. Updated on Wed Aug 16 at 12:32 pm PDT. (ID# -64847)

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