News from Kamloops

July 13, 2012

Lorne Street Closures

Kamloops, B.C. - As part of the Lorne Street Beautification project, the City of Kamloops would like to notify residents that starting at 10:00 am on Monday, July 16th, until Friday, July 27th, Lorne Street will be closed from the Red Bridge through to 2nd Avenue.

Local, business and Interior Savings Centre access will be maintained. 3rd Avenue will also be closed from Lorne Street to Lansdowne Street; however, access to businesses south of the rail tracks will be maintained.

2nd Avenue will also remain closed between Lorne Street and Landsdowne Street. The Uji Way and Heritage House parking lots should be accessed via 1st Avenue.

With the arrival of 4,000 visitors to Interior Savings Centre for the Watchtower Convention, the public should expect delays trying to access Riverside Park and Interior Savings Centre between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm for the next two weekends.

The City of Kamloops thanks you for your cooperation and patience.

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Media Contact:
Gary Muraca, Capital Projects Supervisor
City of Kamloops