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No Federal Funding for Massey Bridge? No Problem for Province

In that Provincial story that just doesn’t change and won’t go away the Delta Optimist’s Ian Jacques lets us know that Peter Fassbender, minister of community sport, culture development and minister responsible for TransLink has spoken. 337 more words


Why does the Right oppose road tolls?

Yet another case (like New York and initially Stockholm) where senior governments oppose city’s instituting road tolls.

Especially (but not exclusively) conservative or Republican representatives of suburban districts. 386 more words

Annals Of Motordom

Managing traffic through New Westminster

New Westminster is at the crossroads of Metro Vancouver, with commuter traffic  pouring through from all directions and industrial zones in neighbouring cities around more than half its perimeter… 902 more words

Planning And Development

Pattullo Bridge may be vulnerable to strong winds

Time is running out for the 79-year-old Pattullo Bridge.

A study presented to TransLink’s board of directors this month suggests the bridge may not be able to withstand high winds or an earthquake. 221 more words


Pattullo Bridge to fully reopen a month ahead of schedule

After more than four months of construction delays all four lanes of the Pattullo Bridge will reopen Monday.

The opening comes a month ahead of schedule. 78 more words


Annacis Island traffic woes frustrates local businesses

It’s the nightmare on Cliveden Avenue.

People who work on Annacis Island are facing hour-long waits to leave their jobs because of the number of people using the island as a shortcut on their commutes. 190 more words


Golden Ears toll on the rise for most drivers

Most drivers using the $800-million Golden Ears Bridge will pay an extra nickel to cross between Langley and Maple Ridge, effective in mid-July.

The annual increase, pegged to inflation based on the Consumer Price Index, is the seventh to be levied since the bridge was opened in 2009. 155 more words

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