Road Closures

Learn about temporary road closures and traffic delays due to road construction or special events on your commuting route.

Brentwood Town Centre Station Upgrade Project 

2 of the 4 westbound lanes on Lougheed Highway between Alpha Ave and Willingdon Ave will be closed from early December until April 2023. 1 of the 2 eastbound lanes will also be closed intermittently during this time (during day time, non-rush hour times only). We thank you for your patience as we continue to upgrade Brentwood Town Centre Station. 

Trans Mountain Pipeline Project

Trans Mountain is conducting work related to the pipeline expansion project near Government Street, between Horne Street and the Burnaby Mountain Urban Trail. During construction, Government Street will be closed to traffic and a detour will be in place until approximately spring 2023. Temporary trail detours will also be in place along the Burnaby Mountain Urban Trail in some areas.

Winston Street Sewer Project

Metro Vancouver is replacing the existing Winston Street sewer pipe with a new, larger pipe. Construction for phase 2 started in May 2022 and is expected to take 2 years to complete. There will be temporary lane closures and detours along Winston Street and Lougheed Highway as the project progresses. 

Douglas Rd water main - Still Creek

Metro Vancouver is replacing the existing Douglas Rd water main. Work on the north section will start at the intersection of Douglas and Lougheed Highway and proceed along Douglas towards Roy St. Construction is scheduled to conclude in early 2023. Traffic will be reduced to 1 lane in 1 direction during construction. Work on the south section is scheduled for spring 2023 until spring 2024. Construction will start at the intersection of Douglas and Manor Street and proceed along Douglas to Kincaid Street. While construction progresses through the area, some residents and businesses might have temporary driveway access restrictions.

Central Park water main - Salisbury Ave and 18th St

Metro Vancouver is replacing the aging Central Park water main in 3 sections. Phase 2 of the project will start at Elwell St and head south to 10th Ave. This section is approximately 3 km long, running primarily along Salisbury Ave and 18th St. Construction is underway and will continue into 2023. There may be times when access to residential driveways and parking areas will be restricted due to construction.

Infrastructure Capital Plan

Learn about the improvements and construction planned for Burnaby roads, water, sewers, drainage and lighting. Take a tour of the different projects around the city.

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