New traffic light on Island Highway

NANAIMO – City turns on traffic lights at Island Highways, Haliburton Street and Old Victoria Road.

A new traffic light at the Island Highway, Haliburton Street and Old Victoria Road intersection started operating Wednesday to address safety concerns.

Aaccording to a City of Nanaimo press release, intersection upgrades were undertaken in a partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and ICBC.

There are now four controlled intersections within a one-kilometre stretch of the Island Highway between Haliburton Street and Old Victoria Road the Cedar Road, Nanaimo Parkway interchange.

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