Water pipe construction for West Pender upgrades

West Pender Street water upgrades

We're upgrading the aging water pipes along West Pender Street between Burrard Street and Cardero Street.

This project includes installing and replacing over 1 kilometre of drinking water infrastructure, with new pipes designed to last 100 years.

What's happeningPre-construction work begins April 2024

We need to complete important preparatory works to replace the transmission watermain before construction begins. 

Phase 1

Phase 1 construction is scheduled to start between Burrard and Bute Street, from May to November 2024.

Phase 2

Phase 2 construction will begin between Bute to Cardero St, from May to December 2025. 

​​​We will send notification letters, place new signage, and provide updates on project impacts closer to the start of Phase 2.



Water main work will take place along West Pender Street between Burrard and Cardero Street. 


Water main construction is scheduled in 2 phases:

  • May to November 2024
  • May to December 2025

Work hours

Monday to Saturday: 7am to 5pm, extended hours as needed

Weekends: as needed

Work that is required within intersections will be generally completed over weekends.

How this construction may affect you