September 6, 2017: The Province announced an independent technical review of the George Massey Tunnel crossing. This independent review is expected to be finished in spring 2018 and will include recommendations to the Province on the best option for this crossing. Once the review has been completed, the Province will determine next steps to address the congestion along the corridor based on the recommendations received.

February 9, 2017: The Project received its Environmental Assessment Certificate. The certificate includes a certified project description and a table of conditions that the Ministry must meet.

January 12, 2017: The Government of British Columbia issued two tenders for preliminary construction work on the Project. The contracts will be for site preparation in order to improve ground conditions for future lane widening.

October 4, 2016: The Government of British Columbia invited three pre-qualified bidding teams to participate in the Request for Proposals (RFP) stage to design, build, partially finance and operate the Project. The Ministry expects to have its preferred proponent chosen by summer 2017.

June 24, 2016:  The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure submitted its application to the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) ALC Application Sections 1-3 ALC Application Sections 4-6 ALC Application Sections 7-10