Highway 1 closures planned for Thursday east of Sicamous

Trans-Canada Highway to close in both directions east of Sicamous for three hours on Oct. 6 for installation of avalanche control system.

  • Oct. 5, 2016 7:00 p.m.

B.C. Minister of Transportation Todd Stone showcases the new variable speed sign and avalanche control technology in July 2015

The Trans-Canada Highway will be closed in both directions from 43 kilometres east of Sicamous to nine kilometres west of Revelstoke, from 8 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6th, for the installation of remote avalanche control systems at Three Valley Gap.

Drivers are cautioned to be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel.

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