The streets of Vanderhoof get a facelift

Various projects in the community contribute to the beautification of Vanderhoof

Christina Millington

Omineca Express

 

 

Extensive road work has been taking place around Vanderhoof from repaving to digging up old pipes that date back to the early Vanderhoof days.

“The biggest concern we have as council is filling the potholes,” said Mayor Thiessen.

The District of Vanderhoof budgeted to have road paving projects done before the winter.

“We are doing a number of projects to ensure the roads within Vanderhoof are well-maintained,” said Thiessen.

The ”sewer capital fund” beautification projects are budgeted for $746,000.

Roadways that are being addressed are Church Avenue, replacement of underground piping, 7th Street, asphalt, McDonald Road, paving and culvert replacement, Victoria Street, paving, Redfern Road, seal coat, Voth Road, seal coat, Industrial Road, seal coat, Mountain View Road, seal coat, Derksen Road, culvert replacement, Outfalls Upgrade, storm sewer.

 

 

 

 

Just Posted

More B.C. ambulance service needed in the North: Hospital chief of staff

Fort St. James physicians talk about the need for easier access to healthcare

Broken axle caused New Hazelton train derailment: TSB

It could happen again without a different way to inspect trains

Cullen remains uncertain about political future

Says he’ll make decision in early March

Terrace resident’s bill banning single-use plastics introduced in Ottawa

MP Nathan Cullen’s presented Ben Korving’s private member’s bill Wednesday

B.C. BUDGET: Surplus $374 million after bailouts of BC Hydro, ICBC

Growth projected stronger in 2020, Finance Minister Carole James says

National Energy Board approves Trans Mountain pipeline again

Next step includes cabinet voting on the controversial expansion

Girl heard saying ‘Help my Dad’ in suspicious radio message on Vancouver Island

Police asking for help following mysterious signals from somewhere between Comox and Sayward

Reports of rashes prompt closure of all Harrison Hot Springs pools

Public pool available after Fraser Health shut down all five mineral pools until further notice

No treatment for highly infectious measles, says doctor

10 cases of measles confirmed in Vancouver as of Friday

Two more measles cases confirmed in Vancouver

It brings the number of total cases within the city connected to the outbreak to ten

B.C. Special Olympics officially underway in Vernon

Athlete’s Oath: “Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”

Vancouver Aquarium wants your help to name a baby killer whale

The public helped name Springer’s first calf, Spirit, and is being asked to help with the second

Guards protest firing of fellow officers charged with assault at B.C. prison

Corrections officers demonstrated in Maple Ridge on Friday afternoon

Skier dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Cause of death for young man has not been released

Most Read