October 19-21, 2019: Two-day closure on Arbutus Street, between Broadway and 8th Avenue

On Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, 2019, a section of Arbutus Street will be closed between Broadway and 8th Avenue to accommodate the relocation of TELUS infrastructure. On Monday, October 21, one lane will remain closed for paving and restoration. Traffic detours will be in effect, and business and residential access will be maintained for the duration of this work. TELUS is completing this work under conditions outlined by a City of Vancouver permit. This work is being completed as part of the early works for the Broadway Subway Project, which has been underway since February 2019 to prepare for subway construction.

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August 22, 23, and 29th, 2019: Temporary lane closures and parking restrictions at Broadway and Arbutus

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure will be undertaking soil study work at Broadway and Arbutus to inform future construction of the project. This work will require temporary lane closures in the eastbound left lane of West Broadway, and the northbound right lane of Arbutus Street between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  In addition, parking will be temporarily restricted along the northbound lane of Arbutus Street, north of Broadway.

Once complete, the streets will be returned to their original condition. The work will comply with relevant City of Vancouver noise bylaws.

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