Overflowing ditches with garbage, ramshackled homes full of rats and broken down roads. This is what City of Surrey’s Bridgeview residents live in every day, and they say they’re tired of it. 459 more words
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Taking the Pattullo Bridge replacement off TransLink’s balance sheet won’t speed up progress on the region’s other two megaprojects, according to the vice-chair of the Mayors’ Council on Regional Transportation. 540 more words
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Premier Horgan announced today that the province is going to take over the replacement of the Pattullo Bridge.
I must admit that I was somewhat surprised, but on reflection I think Horgan’s announcement of the removal of tolls on the Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges left him nowhere else to go. 876 more words
The provincial government is picking up the entire tab for a $1.377 billion Pattullo Bridge replacement. Premier John Horgan announced Friday morning that the province is taking over operating the span from Translink once it is completed in 2023. 284 more words
B.C. Premier John Horgan has announced the NDP’s plans to replace the aging Pattullo Bridge.
Construction on the four-lane $1.337-billion project will begin in the summer of 2019 with a completion date of 2023, and will be solely funded by the province. 319 more words