Updated August 8, 2019
Paving Work – Various Locations
Key West Asphalt is wrapping up paving on Cascade Place and Hyde Street this week. Crews are grinding the road in preparation for new asphalt on Columbia Street, from 3rd Avenue to 7th Avenue. Please obey all construction zone speed signs and traffic control.
Road Work – Sandpiper, Stewart Street and 14th Avenue
District crews are onsite removing the curbs on Stewart Street, 14th Avenue, Sandpiper Drive, Sandpiper Street and Sandpiper Place. Following the removal of broken curb and concrete, a contractor will be paving and then installing new curb. Lawn restoration will follow the completion of curb work.
Culvert Replacements – Hayward Street
Roads crew are on Hayward Street, between Keystone and the Ruskin Dam, replacing eight culverts in preparation for upcoming road resurfacing. Crews are replacing one culvert a day starting August 7th and completing August 16th. During the construction, Hayward Street will be reduced to a single lane for use by local traffic only. Following the replacement of the culverts, a contractor will be paving and a new walking strip will be added to the West side of Hayward Street. Please not the Ruskin Dam and Ruskin park are closed from August 6th to August 30th by BC Hydro for maintenance.
Ongoing Utility and Roadwork
District road crews will be onsite at various locations throughout the community removing curbs and driveway let downs that were cut, removed or damaged during recent water, storm and sanitary upgrade work and preparing for the required repairs.
Letters are being hand-delivered to homes impacted by the work.
Crews will also be repairing any minor road damage such as sink holes, potholes or uneven surfaces in preparation for asphalt resurfacing.
Once these preparations are complete, a contractor will be onsite replacing curbs, concrete letdowns and paving the roads. District crews will then return to work-sites to complete lawn and boulevard restoration.
Updates on the progress and timelines of this work will be provided weekly, please check back on Wednesdays for the most recent information.
We recognize utility and roadwork is an inconvenience and thank you for your patience. These important upgrades are an investment in sustainable infrastructure for the future.