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Templeton Area Redevelopment Update

Construction Activities: Two Week Period of September 13-24, 2021

Landscaping and work on the Aurora Connection continue over the next two weeks, along with miscellaneous concrete work. Learn about what to expect during construction here. This week’s update, which covers the next two weeks follows below. There is no scheduled update the week of September 20.

OVERVIEW (new activity this period)

Landscaping and irrigation installations continue through September. This includes excavating some areas in preparation for planting. Line painting on new roads is also planned to take place this period. For notice of specific activities over the next two weeks, 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/text 604-561-2836.


Areas of focus over the next two weeks include:

New work:

  • Install lifting arm gates at the service road access off Templeton Street.
  • Pour sidewalks at Aurora intersection.
  • Excavate areas where the new thicket will be planted.
  • Line painting at Aurora intersection, along Aylmer Road, and Templeton and Terrace Streets.


  • Place topsoil.
  • Install irrigation.
  • Aurora Connector electrical work.
  • Dust monitoring and watering as necessary.
  • Vehicles and equipment moving throughout the site.

Onsite equipment includes excavators, backhoe loaders, haul trucks, compacting equipment, and a forklift. Broadband travel alarms are in use on regularly stationed equipment to reduce noise. Traditional tonal alarms continue to be used on equipment that travels to/from the site or will be onsite for shorter durations.


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. 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.


If you have any questions or comments about construction-related activities or would like to sign up to receive weekly updates by email, please contact [email protected].

Check out previous construction updates here.

For more information or general questions about the Templeton Area Redevelopment Project, please visit

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