Westside Road - La Casa to Muir Road

La Casa to Muir Road (1.1 km) is part of the Province's commitment to the residents of the area to improve safety along Westside Road.

The project is located in a difficult and narrow area of Westside Road with steep rock bluffs on one side of the road and up to 50 metre embankments down to Okanagan Lake on the other. Planned improvements include:

  • Widening and minor alignment corrections
  • Paved shoulders
  • Rock fall protection
  • Concrete roadside barriers

Project cost:

$7 million

Status:

In design

Project Benefits

  • Road widening and smoothing alignment will improve safety and capacity for all road users
  • Guardrail installation will improve safety
  • Improvements will provide greater sight distances for residents and tourists who access the recreational facilities along the Westside Road
  • Paved shoulders will provide safety benefits to cyclists and pedestrians
     

Schedule

  • Tender Fall 2016