Snow has fallen on the Kootenay Pass Highway 3 between Salmo BC and Creston BC Saturday morning… make sure you have your winter tires on before travelling.
Check DriveBC for the latest road conditions.
LocationSouth side of Hwy 3 at Kootenay Pass Maintenance Yard
Air Temperature-.5 °C
Precipitation since 0600 or 18003 mm
Hwy Maintenance Advisory – East Kootenay
Event Type: Culvert Repair Hwy 3 and Jim Smith Creek, Cranbrook scheduled between October 10th, 2017 and October 30th, 2017.
This is to advise that Mainroad is working within the City limits of Cranbrook to replace a culvert across Hwy 3 by Dean’s Plumbing and Heating and the Heritage Estate Motel 5 kms West of the city centre.
• Construction will commence October 10th, 2017. This will involve the removal of old asphalt.
• During the construction phase, single lane traffic will be in effect with minor delays. Please watch for Traffic Control Personnel.
Mainroad Contracting East Kootenay is the prime contractor in partnership with our sub-contractor, Mackay Contracting, for this project.
We are aiming to complete this work by October 30th, 2017.
Our 24 hour communications centre will pass on all your observations and concerns to our crews when contacted.
Mainroad 24hr Hotline: 1-800-665-4929