A map included in a release by the City of Parksville’s engineering department depicting where utility work will be done along Beachside Drive until March 25, 2022. (Submitted photo)

A map included in a release by the City of Parksville’s engineering department depicting where utility work will be done along Beachside Drive until March 25, 2022. (Submitted photo)

Utility work to temporarily close Beachside Drive in Parksville

Access to parking area at 173 Island Highway W will be maintained

Utility work will force a temporary road closure along Beachside Drive in Parksville until March 25.

A release by the City of Parksville’s engineering department indicated that utility work in the roadway on Beachside Drive in front of 161 Island Highway W and 113 Island Highway W.

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“Access to the parking area at 173 Island Highway W will be maintained. Traffic control personnel will be on-site,” read the release.

Emergency vehicles will still have access through the work area, however, motorists are advised to seek alternative routes.

– NEWS staff, submitted

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