Cycling safety during winter operations

Mainroad Contracting is responsible for the maintenance of bike pathways within Lower Mainland Provincial numbered highway right-of-ways and on Provincial bridges including those located in Surrey, Delta, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Burnaby, Richmond and the Stanley Park Causeway. Fall and winter weather conditions can create diverse riding conditions.  Mainroad reminds cyclists to watch for leaf and vegetation debris and to be…

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Conditions change. So should your speed.

On Monday, October 3rd, the Winter Driving Safety Alliance launched the 2016 Shift into Winter Campaign— an annual road safety initiative that encourages drivers to be prepared and drive safety in winter.   As a member of the Alliance, Mainroad Group encourages everyone to shift into winter driving mode and prepare for the upcoming season. Don’t wait until snow arrives.  Whether you’re driving across town,…

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Back to school safety

Back to school soon…

Summer vacations are over, and people are getting back to their normal routines. That means more traffic during the week, and students back in school zones.  During the hours of 8am and 5pm, normal school days, school zones have a 30kmh speed limit, which police will be monitoring closely.  Drivers, make sure to leave early to accommodate the changes. B.C. government,…

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MRC Total Build helps Surrey Schools Learning Centre youth explore a career in trades.

The demand for construction workers is soaring and so too is the demand for apprentices. Mainroad Group company, MRC Total Build, a Lower Mainland general contracting company, is filling the gap with paid internships in construction for Surrey Schools Learning Centre youth. In January, 2016, MRC Total Build launched a mentorship pilot program with Surrey Schools District Career Education offering…

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Wondering about bike path maintenance on Lower Mainland Provincial highways and bridges?

Mainroad Lower Mainland and Howe Sound Contracting are responsible for the maintenance of bike pathways within Lower Mainland Provincial numbered highway right-of-ways and on Provincial bridges including those located in Surrey, Delta, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Burnaby, Richmond and the Stanley Park Causeway. Maintenance includes providing a safe riding surface by removing encroaching vegetation and dangerous debris from bike pathways as…

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