47 Avenue (Garry Street - 51 Street) & REACH Facility Parking Lot

47 Avenue Construction Update

47 Avenue, from 51 Street to Garry Street, is now paved and street lines are painted. Ladner Pioneer Library and Reach Facility parking lot construction began May 30. Some works may require temporary closure of the parking lot, please use on-street parking during this time.


47 Avenue (Garry Street - 51 Street) Roadway and Utility Improvements project is part of Delta's Neighbourhood Road Improvements Plan, which was introduced in 2012 to address aging roads and sidewalks in our community.

Proposed improvements along 47 Avenue include:

  • New 1.5m concrete sidewalk on the south-side of 47 Avenue;
  • 45 degree angle on-street parking on the south-side of 47 Avenue and the west side of 51 Street;
  • Roadway widening to provide for a 12.0m road width and full depth repaving; 
  • New REACH Facility and Ladner Pioneer Library parking lot;
  • New LED street lighting along 47 Avenue;
  • New rain garden at 47 Avenue and Delta Street; and,
  • Raised crosswalk at 47 Avenue and Delta Street.

For more information, please review the preliminary plan and photo renderings below:

Before and After - Facing East

Before and After - Facing West

Project Timeline

Construction for the 47 Avenue project is scheduled for Spring/Summer 2017.

Public Information Meeting

A Public Information Meeting was held November 23, 2016 to discuss the proposed design and construction timeline. 

Reports and Related Documents 

Contact Information

For more information, please email the Engineering Department or call 604-946-3260.

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