Posts Tagged ‘ Port Mann Bridge ’

Patullo or not…Port Mann tolls will stay

July 4, 2013
Patullo or not…Port Mann tolls will stay

Transportation Minister Todd Stone is brushing off an NDP demand to waive tolls on the Port Mann Bridge when the Patullo Bridge is closed for maintenance this summer.  Stone says there are already free alternatives for commuters, “The Alex Fraser Bridge is an alternative, the Massey Tunnel is an alternative. When it comes to the [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in CKNW | No Comments »

The Mayor of Delta blames the new tolled Port Mann for traffic congestion

June 2, 2013
The Mayor of Delta blames the new tolled Port Mann for traffic congestion

The Mayor of Delta says roads are jammed in her community since the tolled Port Mann bridge opened. Lois Jackson says it isn’t just commuters, Delta is also the cross roads for people heading to the states, ferries, or the airport. Jackson says the Alex Fraser Bridge probably is not at capacity but it has become busier [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in CKNW | No Comments »

Decommissioning of old Port Mann hits milestone

May 25, 2013

A milestone in the decommissioning of the old Port Mann Bridge.   Greg Johnston with Transportation Investment Corporation says crews have removed the deck and most of the girders at the north-end approach.     “when both approaches are done crews will have enough room to continue work on the final two lanes and the [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in CKNW | No Comments »

Port Mann express bus drives development around Langley transit exchange site

May 14, 2013

Langley Township is considering redeveloping the area around the Carvolth park-and-ride bus exchange because of the popularity of the No. 555 Port Mann Bridge express bus. Mayor Jack Froese said the township is proposing a mixed commercial and residential development around the transit exchange at 86th Avenue and 202nd to create a “transit village” for [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Vancouver Sun | No Comments »

Use up your free Port Mann crossings by end of the month

May 9, 2013
Use up your free Port Mann crossings by end of the month

The free ride on the new Port Mann Bridge ends in a few weeks. Part of the incentive when signing up for an account to use the newly tolled span was 20 free crossings. That offer expires at the end of May. Greg Johnston with the Transportation Investment Corporation says most people by now have [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in CKNW | No Comments »

News in Vancouver

Casino Rental Vancouver