East 2nd Avenue water main replacement project

The City will be replacing the water distribution main along East 2nd Avenue between Clark Drive and Woodstock Street. The  mains have reached the end of service life and replacing the mains will provide to install a larger capacity main to serve the neighbourhood.

Project details


  • 1300-1400 blk East 2nd Avenue (from Clark Dr to Woodstock St)

Expected duration

  • Start: Apr 24, 2015
  • End: June 2015

Hours of work

  • Monday to Friday, 7am to 3:30pm (unless overtime is necessary due to unforeseen circumstances)


  • Completed

Impacts to residents

Traffic on East 2nd Avenue will be reduced or closed off on active construction area. Residents access will be maintained throughout construction.

Local parking may be affected by the presence of work trailers and construction equipment. Parking restrictions will be removed as soon as they no longer needed.

If you  are expecting deliveries or have difficulty accessing parking, please contact 604.873.7000 or 3-1-1 and city staff will do their best to accommodate you.

How this project will improve the city

This project will improve the water main infrastructure in this neighbourhood. Once replaced, the pipes are expected to serve the neighbourhood for another 100 years.