New detour road through the South Slocan bridge project on Highway 3A

Construction is well underway to replace the bridge in South Slocan with rock fill and a pedestrian tunnel

South Slocan Bridge close to being removed…only the steel structure and concrete posts remain before it is torn down and filled with rock, gravel and then paved. TransBC Photo.

Construction & new detour in place

Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Both directions – Hwy 3A; construction 18 km west of Nelson 7:00 am to 6:00 pm Mon-Sat ; Jun 5 through Sep 30; expect minor delays. Updated on Mon Jun 5 at 10:16 am PDT.  FOR UPDATED INFORMATION:

South Slocan Bridge Replacement: Preparations Underway