53 Street and 28 Avenue Roadway and Utility Improvements


The 53 Street and 28 Avenue 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. 

The proposed roadway and utility improvements along 53 Street and 28 Avenue include:

  • A new traffic signal on 53 Street at 28 Avenue including street light improvements;

  • Roadway widening (on the west side of 53 Street) to provide dedicated southbound right and left turn lanes;

  • Ditch infill along the west side of 53 Street including new storm sewer installation;

  • New drainage swale with lawnbasins along the west side of 53 Street for drainage;

  • Cycle lane improvements;

  • Bus stop improvements;

  • Delta watermain replacement;

  • Metro Vancouver watermain replacement; and,

  • Roadway rehabilitation.

A preliminary plan of proposed improvements is attached for information.

Learn about the typical stages of construction for this project:

Road Construction Process.

Project Timeline

Construction of this project is tentatively scheduled as follows:

  • Summer/Fall 2018/Winter 2019 –Metro Vancouver Watermain Construction

  • Spring 2019 – Delta Watermain Construction

  • Summer/Fall 2019 – Roadworks Construction

 Residents will receive another letter to notify them of the construction start date.

Before and After Photos




Public Consultation

A public consultation meeting was held on February 21, 2018.

Due to heavy snow and traffic issues during the Public Information Meeting on February 21, 2018, an additional Public Information Meeting was held on April 17, 2018.

Contact Information

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

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