No work delays are scheduled this weekend on Hwy. 99 but crews will be back on the road between Horseshoe Bay and Lions Bay at 11 p.m. on Sunday (Aug. 21). Drivers should expect 15-minute delays between 11 p.m. and 3 a.m. on Sunday and then 30-minute delays from 3 to 6 a.m.
Monday to Thursday, drivers should expect 20-minute delays between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. from Horseshoe Bay to Lions Bay and 10-minute delays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. between Lions Bay and Squamish. There is also a crew causing five-minute delays between Squamish and Whistler from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The three daytime crews in the three seperate work locations will cause delays from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday (Aug. 26).Overnight work this week is taking place between Lions Bay and Horseshoe Bay causing 30-minute delays from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. with the last night shift of the week ending at 6 a.m. Friday.
For the latest information about road closures and delays, call toll-free 1-877-4SAFE99 (1-877-472-3399). More information about the project is available on the website, www.seatoskyimprovements.ca.
New project underway this week
A new phase of the Sea-to-Sky Highway Improvement Project begins this week.
Preparation for road widening between Ansell Place and Pasco Road begins Monday (Aug. 22). The initial work includes tree removal, debris clearing, utility relocation and geotechnical investigations. The work is expected to take six weeks and it will be done during daylight hours. A few longer night closures may be needed.