West 16th Avenue at Sasamat St watermain minor works

Metro Vancouver crews are working to provide addidtional support to an existing water main routes at W 16th Avenue.


  • 4400 - 4500 blk W 16th Avenue (from Trimble St to Sasamat St)

Expected duration

  • Start: Tuesday, May 21
  • End:  Friday, May 31 

Hours of work

  • Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm

Please note that this schedule may change due to weather or unexpected events.


  • Completed

Impacts to traffic, parking, and businesses

Traffic on W 16th Avenue between Trimble St and Sasamat St will have partial road closures. Two-way traffic will be maintained but westbound traffic will be reduced to a one lane (near the construction site). Traffic delays can be expected due to vehicles during construction period.

Street parking along W 16th Avenue near the construction site will be temporarily be unavailable.

How this project will improve the city

This work will ensure that the existing water main remains in proper alignment in the future. Activities associated with this work will include excavation of the pipe, pouring a concrete block, followed by backfilling and restoration of the affected surfaces.

City contact

Do Nguyen
Community and Stakeholder Liaison
Waterworks Design, Engineering Services

Phone: 604-673-8458