It is anticipated that construction will start in 2016; however, detailed project timing is yet to be determined. When additional information is available it will be made available on this website.
Mar 23, 2016: The project is currently out for tender and construction is anticipated to start in the fall of 2016.
May 10, 2016: At the May 9, 2016 Committee of the Whole meeting, Council voted to defer the Northfield/Boundary/Highway 19A intersection project for up to one year. The tender for the project has been cancelled.
May 30, 2017: At the May 15, 2017 Council Meeting, direction was given by Council to proceed with the intersection upgrades. Project re-initiation is now underway with tendering anticipated within the next year. Specific project timelines will be posted on this website once they are known.
Nov 3, 2017: The project is currently out for tender. The tender closes on November 29, 2017.
Jan 8, 2018: The tender has closed and the project award is anticipated by the end of January or early February, 2018.
Feb 26, 2018: Construction has begun. For further information on construction progress and traffic advisories, see: https://www.nanaimo.ca/construction/Details/8.