Vye Road

Vye Road Overpass and Highway 11 Widening

The City has partnered with the Provincial and Federal governments, through the Building Canada Fund, to improve traffic congestion and safety concerns in this area. The Vye Road/Highway 11 roads improvement project includes widening Highway 11 by extending the Nexus lane by 1.3 km to the US border and constructing a two-lane overpass on Vye Road, between Highway 11 and Riverside Road. Construction is anticipated to start in 2019 and be completed within two years.

The project cost of $30M will be funded as follows:
Federal (Building Canada Fund) $8.33M
Provincial $10.835M
City of Abbotsford  $10.835M

Design Build

The project delivery method will be design-build, with the following anticipated schedule:

Milestone Anticipated Date
Request for Qualifications Issued August 2018
Request for Qualification close date August 2018
Shortlist Proponents October 2018
Request for Proposals Issuance March 2019
Request for Proposals closing date June 2019
Contract Award June 2019
Project Completion December 2020

Project Details:

For more information:
Jan Loots, Manager of Projects
Tel: 604-557-4412
Email: jloots@abbotsford.ca

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