Highway 1 east of Field B.C. Is now open after it was closed and then reduced to single lane traffic costing the trucking industry an estimated $75,000 a day
Following the close of consultation on the future of the Balfour inland ferry terminal, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure will continue to do further work on the community’s preferred option, which is to retain the terminal at Balfour.
Get ready for an extra hour of sleep on Sunday, Nov. 6. That’s when the clocks fall back at 2 a.m., ending Daylight Saving Time (DST) until Sunday, March 12, 2017.
Nearly 14 kilometres of Highway 93/95 are now resurfaced, as well as 4.5 kilometres of side roads in the Canal Flats area, south of Columbia Lake in the East Kootenay.
West Kootenay Traffic and West Kootenay Integrated Road Safety Unit will be joining Traffic Services across the province to conduct a month long campaign targeting speed relative to conditions.