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LANGFORD TRAFFIC: Test pits on Leigh Rd Jan 3 & 4

The Langford commute

Friday December 30, 2022 | LANGFORD, BC [Updated January 5: more test pits on Fri Jan 6]

by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends

Pre-construction test pits being done in the 2700-block of Leigh Road will slow traffic down a bit on Tuesday January 3 and Wednesday January 4.

There will be single-lane alternating traffic on those two days (and also Friday January 6), between 8 am and 5 pm.

Leigh Road has become a busy thoroughfare in Langford, running between Highway 1 (Trans Canada Highway) and Langford Parkway.

Blasting work and other roadwork has been going on along Leigh Road for the last couple of months.

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Some traffic delays expected on Leigh Rd Jan 3 & 4, 2023 during test pit work. [City of Langford Engineering]

The test pits will be used for underground access to see what type of soil is in the ground, for a proposed watermain, says City of Langford Engineer Michelle Mahovlich.

Traffic control personnel will be on site directing traffic. Delays may be expected, says City of Langford Engineering.

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