Mile Six Passing Lane

Must Read

Smoky Skies Bulletin issued Friday for Peace River South

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Environment Canada has issued another Smoky Skies Bulletin for Peace River South. According to Environment...

Three new cases of COVID-19 identified in Northern Health Region

VICTORIA, B.C. – Three new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Friday, bringing the total in the Northern Health...

Economic recovery plan has “next to nothing” for British Columbians, says Wilkinson

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The Provincial Government released its COVID-19 economic recovery plan on Thursday, and B.C. Liberal...

It turns out the Provincial Transporation Minister’s next Alaska Highway project is, a Mile Six Passing Lane.

Kevin Falcon was in the South Peace today saying, the three million dollar project will improve both traffic flow and highway safety.

He says Mile Six was chosen for upgrading, because it’s the first significant uphill grade between Dawson Creek and Fort St. John.

- Advertisement -

Local area MLA Blair Lekstrom also noted the project is a response to recommendations, from the Alaska Highway 97, 2007 corridor study.

It is one of several projects included, in this year’s 36 million dollar roads improvement program, in the South Peace.

Yesterday, Mr. Falcon and Peace River North MLA Richard Neufeld put the government stamp, on a 44 million dollar North Peace roads improvement program.

- Advertisement -

Community Interviews with Moose FM


Subscribe to our newsletter

Get the latest news delivered to your mailbox every morning.

More Articles Like This