Traffic light causing delays, frustrating drivers in View Royal

Situation near VGH, Eagle Creek Village development will remain until paving completed

Delays caused by roadwork around the Eagle Creek Village development near the Helmcken Road and Watkiss Way intersection are expected to continue until paving is completed.

Due to excavation work at the intersection, the vehicle detector loops for the traffic signal are no longer in operation and the signal timers are operating at the maximum setting. This means that some signals will be activated, such as advanced turn lights, even if not needed. New detectors will be installed when the area is paved later in the month.

The Town of View Royal is also reminding motorists that roundabout rules are now in effect on Watkiss Way.

katie@goldstreamgazette.com

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