News from Kamloops

June 20, 2016

Work to Begin on Tranquille Road

Kamloops, B.C. -The City has contracted with BA Dawson Blacktop Ltd to carry out road rehabilitation work on Tranquille Road between 8th and 13th Streets. Construction will start June 27 with anticipated completion by mid-August. 

The project will consist of surface milling and paving; replacement of manhole frames and covers, catch basins, catch basin frame and grates, and castings; and miscellaneous curb, gutter, sidewalk, and median repairs.

The majority of the work will take place during the week day, with the possibility of some night work and weekend work. The anticipated hours of work are 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

A minimum of two lanes of traffic (one each direction) on Tranquille Road will be kept open throughout the construction period. Access to businesses will be maintained throughout the project. Pedestrian traffic will be accommodated during construction with safe walking facilities. Transit service will be maintained.

Important construction updates will be posted on www.kamloops.ca/kammute. For questions or further information, please contact publicworks@kamloops.ca or 250-828-3461.

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Media Contacts:
Darren Crundwell, Capital Projects Manager
City of Kamloops
250-828-3535
dcrundwell@kamloops.ca




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