Upcoming work to lead to temporary closure on Departure Bay Road

Summary

On Monday, August 19, 2019 crews working for the City of Nanaimo will begin a slope stabilization project on Departure Bay Road. During this time, Departure Bay Road between Newton Street and Little John Way will be closed and a detour will be in place. The work is planned to take two weeks and the road is expected be open at the end of August.

For more information, visit the Current Construction projects page on the City website at www.nanaimo.ca/construction.

Link to Strategic Plan: Maintaining the City's assets ensures we can continue delivering cost-effective service delivery to the community.

Key Points

  • Departure Bay Road between Newton Street and Little John Way will be closed to through traffic between August 19 and August 30, 2019.
  • A detour will be in place 24-hours a day, including weekends and holidays via Newton Street and Bay Street.
  • All local traffic, transit and emergency vehicles will have access though the site during construction.

Quotes

"We would like to thank the public in advance for their patience and understanding during this construction work. We ask that all residents please use caution when travelling in and around the project and detour areas."

Manager, Engineering Projects
City of Nanaimo

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Departure Bay Road Traffic Advisory
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Contact:

Phil Stewart
Manager, Engineering Projects
City of Nanaimo
250-755-4442

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