Lane East Knight St, Lanark St and E 31st Ave sewer main replacement project

The City of Vancouver is replacing an aging sewer main at Lane east of Knight Street, Lanark Street and E 31st Avenue.

Project details

Location and duration of work

  • Lanark Street -  from E 31st Ave to E 32nd Ave
    • Start Date: October 02, 2015
      End Date: March 11, 2016
  • Lane East Knight -  from E 30th Ave to E 31st Ave
    • Start Date: March 14, 2016
      End Date: April 12, 2016
  • East 31st Avenue - from lane east of Knight St to Lanark St
    • Start Date: April 14, 2016
      End Date: July 2016

Hours of work

Monday to Friday, 7am to 3:30pm (with occassional weekends)



Impacts to traffic, parking and residents

Through traffic and parking will be closed within the project areas. During construction, intersections full closures will also be expected.

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

Bikes and pedestrians will have proper signs to safety direct them around the construction zone.

How this project will improve the city

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





City contact

Project Coordinator
Henry Hsu
Sewers Design Branch, Engineering Services

Phone: 604-873-7356