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Gary Herman: Apprenticeship is at the core of B.C. trades

Did you drive across a bridge today? Get a haircut or have a meal at a restaurant? Gaze upon a skyscraper or an industrial project? Or maybe you had your car tuned up? 718 more words


Pattullo Bridge closed this weekend for repair work

If you rely on the Pattullo Bridge, you’ll need to make alternate plans this weekend.

The 78-year-old bridge is closed until noon on Sunday as crews do pothole repair work. 37 more words


Pattullo Bridge open following police incident

Traffic was snarled around Metro Vancouver this morning due to the complete closure of the Pattullo Bridge.

New Westminster Police were on scene for hours, dealing with an ‘incident’ on the bridge. 104 more words


The Asphalt Noose - Revised

For years I have used a slide in my presentations that illustrate the various highway and bridge projects that are reshaping the Metro Vancouver area – a combination of MOTI Gateway and TransLink projects that together constitute a kind of asphalt noose.   158 more words


Port Mann Bridge officially done; but concerns remain

In some ways, it was a celebratory day for the provincial government.

“This project was built on budget, on time, and it will be paid off by the original timeframe that was set,” said Transportation Minister Todd Stone, announcing that work on the $3.3 billion Port Mann Bridge and surrounding highways had officially been completed. 385 more words


Health officials call for suicide prevention barriers on more Metro Vancouver bridges

WATCH: A bereaved Surrey mother questions why government is not following the recommendations of a coroner’s report. Linda Aylesworth looks at how “suicide barriers” similar to those just installed on the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge could save lives. 423 more words


Cyclist barely escapes with her life in Pattullo Bridge crash

WATCH: A multi-vehicle crash has put the focus back on the aging and dangerous Pattullo Bridge. John Daly reports. 

Cyclist Georgia Atkinson feels lucky to be alive after narrowly escaping serious injury in… 341 more words