Valleyview Drive Rehabilitation Project

Timeline: 
2020
Status: 
Current
Type: 
Roadway
Contact: 
BA Dawson Blacktop

The City of Kamloops  has contracted BA Dawson Blacktop to pave asphalt between Russet Wynd and Oriole Road. The City will also be completing improvements at the intersection of Owl Road and Valleyview Drive.

The project includes:

  • milling and repaving
  • some sidewalk improvements
  • utility upgrades

Traffic Impacts

During the project, traffic will be alternating single-lane, and traffic control personnel will be in place. Residents and motorists are asked to please obey signage and traffic controllers during this project.
 

Hours of Work

Work will begin on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 and is expected to be complete by summer 2020. Construction is scheduled to occur Monday to Saturday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Residents, Business & Pedestrian Access

Driveway access to residences and businesses will be maintained  during the project. Pedestrian access will be closed along certain sections of Valleyview Drive as paving progresses from west to east. Please see reverse side for transit impacts.

Transit Impacts

The bus stops along Valleyview Drive between Russet Wynd and Oriole Road will be closed from May 19 to the early summer to accommodate this project. Transit detours will be put in place, including temporary bus stops.
The affected routes are No. 16 (Juniper) and No. 17 (Dallas). Heading east, transit will be rerouted from Valleyview Drive along Vicars Road, to Glenwood Drive though to Oriole Road. 

The following bus stops will be closed for the duration of the project: 

  • 104663 - Valleyview Drive at  Orchard Drive
  • 104664 - Valleyview Drive at Cardinal Drive
  • 104697 - Valleyview Drive, 1970 Block 
  • 104696 - Oriole Road at Glenwood Drive 

Temporary bus stops will be placed on the north and south sides of Glenwood Drive. This information can also be found on the BC Transit website at BCTransit.com/Kamloops.