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Check out the 2017 Financial Plan for budget information and a complete list of the City's Capital Improvement Program. Click through the list below for detials on active Engineering and Parks construction projects and planning projects.

Construction Projects

For more information on ongoing construction projects in the City, please contact the City Engineering Services department at 604-514-2997 or email engineering@langleycity.ca.

56 Ave Roadworks & Utilities Project

Richco Contracting Ltd. has started construction on the 56 Avenue Road and Utility Project for the City of Langley.

Constuction will take place on 56 Ave from Glover Road to Langley Bypass between 7am and 5pm, Monday to Friday, through the end of November 2017.  Traffic delays and sidewalk detours are to be expected. While we will attempt to keep disruptions to a minimum, we ask for your patience. The Project will provide significant benefits to the businesses and residents along the 56 Avenue corridor, such as:

  • Improved water and sewer service by replacing aging mains;
  • Removal and reconstruction of curb, gutter and sidewalks;
  • Improved pedestrian and cycling facilities;
  • Intersection improvements;
  • Improved drainage features;
  • Improved lighting features; and,
  • Landscape features.

Renderings linked here show what the project is intended to look like once the works are complete:

Rendering from Glover Road to 206 St/ Logan Ave

Rendering from 206 St/ Logan Ave to Langley Bypass

​This project recieved Provincial and Federal funding under the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund. The approximate value of the overall project is $4.0 million.

Please contact Doug Hyde, Project Manager with any questions or concerns at (604) 514-2835 or by email at dhyde@langleycity.ca.

200 Street Bridge Rehabilitation and Paving

The City of Langley is undertaking a major refurbishment of the 200 Street Bridge crossing the Nicomekl River. The bridge, constructed in 1976, was designed for a 50-year lifespan and, based on a recent condition assessment, requires the repairs to the concrete deck and structural repairs. We anticipate the repairs will extend the life of the bridge by a minimum of 20 years.

The $1.45 million project is being constructed by Seismic 2000 Ltd., a local construction company that has significant experience in bridge repairs and seismic upgrades. The work is scheduled to commence early August 2017 and the anticipated completion is end of November 2017, weather permitting.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane in each direction which will be in place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week during the construction period. Motorists can expect delays and, where possible, should consider an alternate route. Motorists should apply caution when driving through the construction zone and obey all construction signs and traffic control personnel. During construction, cyclists will be temporarily detoured to the 203 Street corridor.

For more information, please contact Doug Hyde, Project Manager at 604.514.2835 or dhyde@langleycity.ca

2017 Road Rehabilitation Program

Local residents and business owners are advised that the City will be proceeding with rehabilitation works on a number of local City streets. 

The work is being undertaken by the City’s contractor, Lafarge Canada Inc. and will include some sidewalk restoration, asphalt removal (grinding) and repaving of the selected streets.

Milling, paving and concrete is scheduled for the following locations

  • Newlands Drive between 209 St and 210 St and 210 St north of Newlands Drive
  • 206 St from Fraser Hwy to 56 Ave 
  • Eastliegh Cres just east of Glover Rd 
  • 51B Ave from 207 St to 208 St WB lanes
  • Lane south of Fraser Hwy west of 201A St
  • Intersection of Grade Cres and 201 St
  • 200 St various pathing from 44 Ave to Grade Cres

Hours of Work/Notifications:

Construction activity will be restricted to the hours of 7AM to 7PM (Monday to Friday), and 7AM to 5PM (Saturday).

The Contractor will provide a minimum of 24 hours advance notice of any required service or traffic interruptions that will affect area residents, businesses, and utility owners.

Access During Construction:

The contractor will be required to keep streets open to thru traffic during normal business hours, although some redirection of traffic may be necessary from time to time. Traffic control personnel will be present to direct vehicles and pedestrians safely. Temporary parking restrictions may also be required to facilitate the proposed works.

Staff will be actively monitoring the planned works to minimize disruption wherever possible. Should you require more information on this matter, kindly contact our Engineering Department at (604) 514-2997.

     

    Penzer Park

    Due to the enormous sucess of the park renovation, which was completed in June 2017, City Council has approved a budget ammendment to build further ammenities in Penzer Park. The additions will include a washroom building which includes storage for recreation programing, a picnic shelter and benches. These additions are scheduled to be completed by Spring 2018.

    Through a number of public open houses and stakeholder engagement with different sports groups, the City developed a Penzer Park Master plan (along with the neighbouring Buckley Park). The Master Plan included visions for a multi-sport youth plaza, a themed playground, seating and picnicking areas, landscaping and a multi-use pathway that connects east-west from 200 Street through Penzer Park to Buckley Park to trails in the City of Surrey. To complement the existing bike skills park, the City is constructed a multi-sport court, concrete pump track, playground, and parkour circuit will provide play oppurtunities for all ages. 

    The City recieved funding for this park under the Western Canada Economic Diversification Funds Canada 150 Infrastructure Program to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.

    For more information on this project contact Geoff Mallory, Manager of Parks Operations at 604-514-2912 or gmallory@langleycity.ca

    Newlands/210 Street Drainage & Watermain Project

    The City of Langley and the Township of Langley are undertaking stormwater drainage improvements to 210 St and Newlands Drive. The  improvements will divert the storm from culverts that run through backyards along 210 Street and Newlands Drive and reduce the risk of flooding on private properties.

    City crew have completed the installation of a storm sewer main and watermain upgrades which include replacement of the existing watermain and connection to 47 Avenue through the walkway and Iris Mooney Park. The watermain upgrades will improve water quality and pressure in the area and reduce the risk of watermain breaks or leaks.

    Owners of properties who live along Newlands Drive and 210 Street have been provided a storm sewer connection. The City has provided the service to the property line to help mitigate potential flooding concerns in this area, however it is up to each individual property owner if they choose to utilize the connection.

    Thank you for your consideration.  If you have any questions, please contact Kyle Ford at 604-514-2827 or kford@langleycity.ca.

    48 Ave Roadworks from 200 St to 203 St

    The City’s contractor Lafarge Canada Inc. is now substantially complete the 48 Avenue Road Improvement Project. The project inlcuded widening 48 Avenue on the north side from 200 Street to 203 Street to allow for bike lanes, new sidewalk from 200 Street to 201 Street, and rebuilding the road with new gravels and asphalt.

    The Pleasantdale Creek culvert just west of 202 Street will be replaced in July/August of 2018 (timing due to fishery requirements). This will require the road to be closed at that location for 3-4 weeks. Another notice will be issued with further details of detour on that project prior to work beginning. 

    Thank you for your patience with these final phases of the road and utility improvement project. 

    This project is funded in part by BikeBC.

    If you have any questions, please contact Kyle Ford at 604-514-2827 or kford@langleycity.ca

    Baldi Creek Culvert Replacement

    Project Completed October 2017.

    The City has hired a contractor to replace a culvert near 53 Avenue in the 19800 block which is part of the Baldi Creek system.  Over the past few years residents have witnessed a back-up of the creek at this location during high rain fall. It was determined that the old wood culvert under the trail was undersized, so the City is putting in two new culverts to increase the conveyance capacity.

    For more information contact:

    604-514-2997
    2017 Traffic Calming Program

    City staff conduct evaluations for locations where traffic calming is requested. An "warrant analysis" is completed, based on traffic data such as speed volume , ICBC collision data, road geometry and pedestrian activity associated with schools, parks, community centers. The evaluations generated three high scoring priorities for 2017 Traffic Calming. An open house was held for each separate locaiton, with notices going out to area residents. Each design was modified based on the neighbourhood feedback, and then presented to City Council for approval. Click the links below to view the traffic calming design concepts approved by Council:

    198 Street near Bryon Park

    50 Avenue near Conder Park, 50A Avenue, 197A Street

    Michaud Crescent & 201A Street at Linwood Park

    The designs have been sent to the City's paving contractor for pricing and are scheduled to be constructed through fall 2017/ winter 2018.

    For more information:

    A copy of the City's Traffic Calming Policy can be found here.

    Engineering Services
    604-514-2997

     

    Planning Projects
    Nicomekl River Integrated Stormwater Management Plan

    The City of Langley and the Township of Langley are developing a long-term plan for protecting and improving watershed health in the upper Nicomekl River Watershed (east of 196th Street).

    Brydon Park Master Plan

    The City will be undertaking a master plan for Brydon Park, located at the corner of 198 Street and 53 Avenue. It is a community park just north of the Nicomekl River, surrounded by a rapidly densifying residential community. In the City's Parks, Recreation and Culture Master Plan, it was noted that this is a partially developed site and that it should be further developed to increase the recreational and social oppurtunities for nearby residents.

    Oppurtunities for input throughout the process will be posted on the City website.

    For more information contact:

    Geoff Mallory, Manager of Parks Operations

    Langley City Hall

    20399 Douglas Crescent   Langley  BC  V3A 4B3
    Phone 604 514 2800   Fax 604 530 4371

    Hours of operation:
    Monday -  Friday   8:30am  -  4:30pm

    In the event of an after-hours emergency (such as a water main break, flood or critical service disruption) standby operations personnel can be notified through Surrey Fire Dispatch at 604 534 3496