Road conditions

Jeff Hodgson stands outside his home on Maple Falls Road on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 where he and his neighbours are dealing with flooding and several inches of mud around their homes. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Maple Falls Road residents fed up with localized flooding

Everytime it rains a significant amount in the Columbia Valley this road gets flooded

Jeff Hodgson stands outside his home on Maple Falls Road on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 where he and his neighbours are dealing with flooding and several inches of mud around their homes. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Map of planned Promontory Road closure for Feb. 1, 2020, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for tree removal after a small slide on Jan. 31. (City of Chilliwack)

Promontory Road re-opens after small slide but will close again Saturday

City of Chilliwack says Promontory Road, will again close Feb. 1, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for tree removal

Map of planned Promontory Road closure for Feb. 1, 2020, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for tree removal after a small slide on Jan. 31. (City of Chilliwack)
Kelly Sewell with the City of Chilliwack’s public works department fills in a pothole on Prest Road north of Bailey Road on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Pothole patching crews in Chilliwack are hard at it in the wake of the big thaw

How is the pothole problem across Chilliwack? ‘It’s pretty bad,’ says city operations director

Kelly Sewell with the City of Chilliwack’s public works department fills in a pothole on Prest Road north of Bailey Road on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Construction on an apartment complex continues at the Algra Bros. redevelopment near the Five Corners intersection on Jan. 27, 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)

Five Corners Intersection project to start in downtown Chilliwack this spring

A traffic signal, streetlights, water main, new curb/sidewalk, and 3,000 sq.m. of paving are coming

Construction on an apartment complex continues at the Algra Bros. redevelopment near the Five Corners intersection on Jan. 27, 2019. (Jennifer Feinberg/ The Progress)