Utility upgrade project to impact Gordon traffic

A City of Kelowna utility improvement is underway at Raymer Avenue and Gordon Drive.

Minor traffic interruptions are expected on Gordon Drive and Raymer Avenue until Sunday, Aug. 7. Closures will begin on Monday, Aug. 8.

The project includes an installation of 60 metres of wastewater trunk along Raymer Avenue to Gordon Drive.

The $425,000 project is expected to be completed by Friday, Sept.2.

An exemption to the noise bylaw will allow construction to proceed throughout some evenings: Wednesday and Thursday, July 27 and 28, and Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 3 and 4.

The exemption permits construction noise from midnight to 7 a.m.

Raymer Avenue will close to traffic from Gordon Drive to Bouvette Street beginning Monday, Aug. 8, 7 a.m.

Alternate routes include Richter Street and Ethel Street.

The road closure is expected to be in place until Aug. 14.

The entrance to Sunrise Village will be closed from Tuesday, Aug. 2, to Friday, Sept. 2.

Temporary access to Sunrise Village is located on Burtch Road south of Guisachan roundabout.

Beginning Monday, Aug. 8, Gordon Drive will be reduced to one lane in each direction from Cameron Road to KLO Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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