Transportation Infrastructure

Lions Gate Bridge

North Approach Viaduct Rehabilitation

Project Description

  • Project Type – Bridge Rehabilitation
  • Community – West Vancouver/Squamish Nation
  • Project Cost – $7.6 million
  • Project Location – North end Viaduct of Lions Gate Bridge
  • Project Status – COMPLETE (March 2015)
  • Project Details – Replace 25 joints and 40 bearings along 670 metres of viaduct linking Marine Drive to the Lions Gate Bridge. Night time work will involve lane closures that are generally consistent with normal maintenance lane closures. Traffic disruption will be kept to a minimum. Daytime work will also take place below the deck, with no traffic disruption. See Construction Updates for further information.

Project Benefits

  • Quieter – No more banging of joints as vehicles cross
  • Safer – Improve sidewalk profile for cyclists
  • Smoother – Improve roadway profile for vehicles
  • Convenient – Reduce maintenance related lane closures