Downtown Breezeway and Yale Road Crosswalk

Downtown Breezeway – Yale Road to Victoria Parking Lot

Construction Progress

Marex Constuctors began construction at the end of May and are scheduled to finish by the end of summer.

The breezeway may need to be closed at times to facilitate a safe work area. The City thanks everyone for their patience while this work is completed.

Project Details

The downtown breezeway will connect Yale Road to the Victoria parking lot making it easier to access businesses downtown. The 370 square metres of public plaza construction includes:

• stamped concrete  • street trees
• drainage • concrete planters
• ornamental lighting                              • bike storage lockers and bike racks 
• landscaping • benches
• chess tables • food truck pad
• archway • arbors and trellises


Yale Road Crosswalk

Project Details

The current crosswalk on Yale Road will be relocated to connect the downtown breezeway to the District 1881 businesses. It will include rapid rectangular flashing beacons to create a safer crossing for road users.

Other works include:

• 110m of concrete curb • street trees
• sidewalk on the north side of Yale Road • drainage                                          
• stamped coloured concrete • signage
• ornamental streetlighting • road markings
• paving • restoration

If you have any questions about the downtown breezeway or Yale Road crosswalk, please contact the Engineering Department at 604-793-2907 or [email protected].

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