News

Cash for new cycling path in Coquitlam

A cyclist at Colony Farm regional park in Coquitlam. - TRi-CITY NEWS FILE PHOTO
A cyclist at Colony Farm regional park in Coquitlam.
— image credit: TRi-CITY NEWS FILE PHOTO

The provincial government is contributing $175,000 to a new Tri-City cycling route that, once built, will link with the Central Valley Greenway, which runs from New Westminster to Vancouver.

This week, the province announced the funding for construction of the Coquitlam Fraser Greenway bike pathway, a 4 km route that will run along United Boulevard from the Port Mann bridge to the Brunette River; it will also connect with the Traboulay PoCo Trail to the east.

Construction on the city's portion of the path was approved by council as part of the 2013-'17 capital program; work is expected to begin this year.

newsroom@tricitynews.com

 

 


We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

One last holdup on B.C. railway tracks
 
Surrey enforcer killed on the weekend
 
LNG tax drops in softer gas market
Police probe suspicious vehicle fire
 
ER waits at Langley Memorial Hospital beat the average
 
District of Sparwood receives energy award for Leisure Centre retrofit
The Sooke volleyball ladies
 
The Outdoor Guy
 
Sending soccer to Haiti

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.