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LETTERS: Drivers losing many minutes at 32 Avenue traffic light

Editor: Re: Install a triggered light, Dec. 30 letters I’m glad I’m…

  • Jan 13, 2022

 

Crews work to repair a pothole along 16 Avenue, just west of 192 Street, on Friday morning. (Nick Greenizan photo)

Large 16 Avenue pothole causes big problems for South Surrey drivers

City crews aim to ‘get out there as quick as we can and repair them’ says engineering manager

 

Officers responded to a collision on Amelia Street following a 3 a.m. police chase. (Submitted photo)

VIDEO: Man arrested after dragging Victoria police officer, leading late-night car chase

Intoxicated driver was arrested on Amelia Street after colliding into a garage

 

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LETTERS: Traffic light at 32 Avenue cemetery should be triggered, not timed

Editor: Re: Work on 32 Avenue ‘puzzling,’ Dec. 16 letters I heartily…

  • Dec 30, 2021
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A jackknifed semi on Hwy. 17 in North Surrey kept work crews busy for a couple hours on Tuesday. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)

Semi truck jackknifes on Highway 17

No injuries were reported but traffic was snarled for a couple of hours Tuesday

A jackknifed semi on Hwy. 17 in North Surrey kept work crews busy for a couple hours on Tuesday. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)
A serious crash closed Highway 99 southbound at 32 Avenue for several hours on Thursday. (Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Highway 99 reopens in South Surrey after crash sends two to hospital

Highway reopened after 9 p.m. Thursday night after afternoon collision

A serious crash closed Highway 99 southbound at 32 Avenue for several hours on Thursday. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Highway 17 is closed following a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning (Dec. 16) involving a commercial vehicle hauling scrap metal. (Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Highway 17 in Delta reopens after single-vehicle crash

Lengthy closure after westbound crash in 6500-block, north of Ladner Truck Road, Thursday morning

Highway 17 is closed following a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning (Dec. 16) involving a commercial vehicle hauling scrap metal. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Kaydence Bourque was struck in a Saanich crosswalk on Monday (Dec. 6) and was pronounced dead the following day. (Photo courtesy of Crystal Bourque/Facebook)

B.C. teen dies after being struck in crosswalk less than 30 metres from his home

Kaydence Bourque, a student at Saanich’s Reynolds Secondary, had just gotten off the school bus

Kaydence Bourque was struck in a Saanich crosswalk on Monday (Dec. 6) and was pronounced dead the following day. (Photo courtesy of Crystal Bourque/Facebook)
The first vehicles in over a week pass through the McCallum area on Thursday (Nov. 25). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Highway 1 reopens to the Fraser Valley

Reopening will reduce congestion along Highway 7, officials say

The first vehicles in over a week pass through the McCallum area on Thursday (Nov. 25). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019 (File photo)

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s Vision Zero on the right road

Surrey has seen a 22 per cent decrease in serious traffic crashes over past three years

  • Nov 24, 2021
Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019 (File photo)
Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)

Vision Zero helps Surrey achieve 22% drop in serious traffic crashes in 3 years

‘I’m pleased we’ve already saved lives through this particular endeavour,’ Coun. Allison Patton says

Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)
Near the No. 3 Road exit as seen from Highway 1 on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Section of Hwy. 1 between Chilliwack, Hope opens to essential traffic only

Regular travel open west of Agassiz along Lougheed Highway

Near the No. 3 Road exit as seen from Highway 1 on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
Alex Fraser Bridge, looking southbound from Annacis Island. (James Smith photo)

Weekend lane closures scheduled for Alex Fraser Bridge

Two lanes southbound, three northbound, from 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19 to 4 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 22

Alex Fraser Bridge, looking southbound from Annacis Island. (James Smith photo)
Now-Leader file photo

Cyclist struck by pickup truck in Surrey

Woman, 50, was transported to hospital in critical condition, with life-threatening injuries

Now-Leader file photo
Heavy rains have flooded the Semiahmoo Fish and Game Club in South Surrey. (Contributed photo)

PHOTOS: South Surrey hatchery, roads under water

Stay off the roads if you can: Surrey RCMP

Heavy rains have flooded the Semiahmoo Fish and Game Club in South Surrey. (Contributed photo)
Multiple spun-out vehicles have closed the Coquihalla Highway in both directions from Merritt to Hope. (Screenshot/Google Maps)

Coquihalla re-opens after multiple spun out vehicles, jacknifed semis close snowy highway

Coq from Hope to Merritt is closed, major delays expected

Multiple spun-out vehicles have closed the Coquihalla Highway in both directions from Merritt to Hope. (Screenshot/Google Maps)
The 12500 block of 104 Ave., Surrey. (Photo: google.com)

Black Cat Radar catches 2,000 excessive speeders on a Surrey street, but no tickets issued

Fixed radar system now prowls areas of Surrey where speeding is a problem

The 12500 block of 104 Ave., Surrey. (Photo: google.com)
A “Sasquatch Egg” of a boulder came crashing down onto Lougheed Highway near Harrison Mills on Wednesday (Oct. 27). (Photo/Russell Purcell)

‘Sasquatch Egg’ boulder crashes onto Highway 7 near Harrison Mills

A few cars were damaged running through the hole left by the boulder

A “Sasquatch Egg” of a boulder came crashing down onto Lougheed Highway near Harrison Mills on Wednesday (Oct. 27). (Photo/Russell Purcell)
This area of Fleetwood, just north of Fleetwood Park Secondary, is subject of an urban-planning design contest called The Mixing Middle. (Photo: google.com)

Surrey neighbourhood in ‘Mixing Middle’ contest that aims to solve urban planning issues

Winning ideas will share $35,000 in cash and other prizes in Urbanarium’s competition

This area of Fleetwood, just north of Fleetwood Park Secondary, is subject of an urban-planning design contest called The Mixing Middle. (Photo: google.com)
A family of three camping off of East Harrison Forest Service Road were nearly killed when a truck crashed in from the road, coming to a stop a few feet away from their tent. (Photo/Michelle Labor)
A family of three camping off of East Harrison Forest Service Road were nearly killed when a truck crashed in from the road, coming to a stop a few feet away from their tent. (Photo/Michelle Labor)