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Templeton Area Redevelopment Update

Construction Activities: Week of June 21, 2021

Site work for the Templeton Area Redevelopment continues, with ongoing construction of the Templeton Corridor. Construction activity for this corridor is nearing completion, with paving scheduled for this week, followed by installation of new fencing and landscaping. Learn more about what to expect during construction here. This week's update follows below.

Thank you to all our neighbours for your support and patience as we work to complete this project safely and in a timely manner.

GENERAL INFORMATION (new updates this week)

Additional work progressed well on Saturday, June 19. It is now scheduled to take place again on Saturday if needed for paving. This will help limit dust during the summer and avoid the need to re-grade if paving is deferred. For notice of other activities this week, please see detailed update below. 

If you have questions about the project and would like to connect with our community liaison Pam by phone or in person, please email to [email protected] or call 604-561-2836.

WEEK OF JUNE 21, 2021: WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT 

Areas of focus this week (all weather dependent) include:

New this week:

  • Paving is scheduled to begin on Wednesday and will take 3-4 days. If needed, work will be completed on Saturday, June 26. Wellington Cres. residents should expect intermittent noise and vibration during these days; if you would like to enquire about an alternate work location on these dates, please contact [email protected]). 
  • Final prep work for Aylmer Street sidewalk concrete pouring next week. 
  • Lighting installation. 
  • Final grading of areas to be landscaped.

Continuing this week:

  • Complete final grading along Templeton multi-use path. 
  • Fine grading along Terrace Street and the new YVR service road in preparation for final paving.
  • Dust monitoring and watering as necessary. 
  • Drainage monitoring.
  • Vehicles and equipment moving throughout the site.

Onsite equipment includes excavators, backhoe loaders, haul trucks, concrete trucks, compacting equipment, a forklift and a mobile crane. Broadband travel alarms are in use on regularly stationed equipment to reduce noise in the area. Traditional tonal alarms may still be heard on equipment and vehicles that travel to and from the site, or equipment that will be onsite for shorter durations.

HOURS OF OPERATION & SCHEDULED ACTIVITIES

Construction takes place Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Equipment and machinery are turned on after 7:30 a.m and most work is complete before sunset. An update will be provided if work is required outside of this timeframe.

Please note plans, activities and onsite equipment are subject to change based on evolving project needs and weather. Given the increased frequency of rain, workers may need to come to the site to monitor erosion and ensure the proper flood protections are performing adequately outside of the normal hours of operation.

NEED MORE INFORMATION? 

If you have any questions or comments about construction-related activities, please contact [email protected].

Check out previous construction updates here.

For more information or general questions about the Templeton Area Redevelopment Project, please visit yvr.ca/templeton.

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