City details 2016 road/utility projects

Open house set for April 12

  • Apr. 6, 2016 7:00 p.m.

The City of Courtenay is planning several road and utility construction projects for 2016, and is hosting an open house to share details about the projects.

Courtenay’s 2016 Construction Projects Open House is set for Tuesday, April 12, from 6-8 p.m. in the Florence Filberg Centre Conference Hall. City of Courtenay Engineering Services staff will be on-hand to provide information and answer questions.

Projects planned for 2016 include:

· 3rd Street – Reconstruction from Cliffe Avenue to England Avenue;

Replacing all underground City utilities, road repaving, narrowing roadway width, new sidewalk on south side, removal of north sidewalk, and new traffic circle at Duncan Avenue;

· Anderton Avenue from 5th Street to 6th Street – Watermain replacement;

· Duncan Avenue from 4th Street to 6th Street – Watermain replacement;

· Dingwall Road from Western Road to McLauchlin Drive – Watermain replacement.

For further information, please contact City of Courtenay Engineering Services at 250-334-4441 or email



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