Traffic delays are expected

Exciting improvements are happening in Colwood that are expected to impact travel times. If possible, you may wish to travel outside of peak hours or choose an alternate route.

When: Continuing through to October, daily between 7am and 7pm

Where: Sooke Road at Colwood Corners and surrounding streets

What: Contractors for Colwood Corners are constructing frontage improvements and completing road paving

Contractors for the Colwood Corners development at 1913 Sooke Road will be continuing with the remainder of the project which includes constructing new curbs & sidewalks, cycling lanes, transit improvements, landscaping, lighting and seating.

The work is expected to be completed by October 2021. See the schedule below and overall site plan showing works to be completed.

Single lane traffic will be maintained, but work will impact travel times.  

Lane closures will follow the allowable times between 9:00am and 3:00pm. North bound lanes will be open for the peak (am) hours and south bound lanes will be open for the peak (pm) hours

Traffic personnel will be onsite to direct traffic. Please follow their directions, obey traffic signs, and use extra caution.

Anticipated schedule of work:

Sooke Road paving: Completion by end of September 2021: Possible night work proposed, Lane closures will cause delays.

Sooke Road frontage improvements: Continuing into October 2021: Minor Lane closures to be expected.

Colwood Crescent frontage improvements: September 10-17, 2021: Road closed between Sooke Road and Jerome Road – detour access via west Colwood Crescent.

Belmont Road frontage improvements: Completion by mid-October 2021: Single Lane alternating traffic – access to 85 Belmont Road through Belmont Road only.

Jerome Road frontage improvements: Completion by end of September 2021: Road closed.

Contact for the works: 

Thomas Woodward at

Get details at