Highway 97 Getting New Lights

The BC Ministry of Transportation has confirmed the current work on Highway 97 just west of the William R. Bennett Bridge is in preparation of new lighting.  Prep work includes some landscaping and removal of cement barriers.  Installation will start this spring and lights will be put up from the bridge to Boucherie Road.

The province originally announced the light installation project in November of 2016.  This current work is expected to be done by May 31st, and will take place from 9 pm to 6 am Sunday through to Thursday.