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July 25 2014

bascule pier construction July 2014ABOVE: Construction of the bascule pier, which is the housing to support the mechanical and electrical system that moves the bascule leaf. Sixteen steel piles have been installed in the harbour for the bascule pier and concrete for the floor of the pier has been poured. Concrete work for the walls of the bascule pier will begin over the next week.

Rest Pier Construction July 2014ABOVE: Construction of the rest pier, which is where the future bridge bascule leaf will rest. Concrete work is now underway for the rest pier.

New intersection at Harbour and Esquimalt Roads July 2014ABOVE: Construction for the new intersection of Harbour and Esquimalt Roads is underway and is scheduled to open to traffic in late September.

Once complete, the new intersection will include new sidewalks and crosswalks and a new extension of Harbour Road south of Esquimalt Road, connecting to the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort and future waterfront green space. By October, traffic will access the existing bridge from the new east extension of Esquimalt Road, currently under construction.

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