Work on and around the new River Road roundabout. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work on and around the new River Road roundabout. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Road construction Oct. 29

Project continuing to develop, with part of the new River Road roundabout now in use

Vehicles are making the rounds now on Chemainus Road into part of the new roundabout. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work on and around the new River Road roundabout. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Vehicles lined up along Chemainus Road for construction delays. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Most of the delays lately along Chemainus Road have been well under 20 minutes. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cars lined up heading south along Chemainus Road. (Photo by DOn Bodger)

Cars are directed onto the east side of the River Road roundabout as work continues on the west side. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work at River Road near the Green Lantern Hotel. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work being done in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Wider roadway into Chemainus taking shape. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Single lane traffic making its way through the new River Road roundabout on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. (Photo by Don Bodger)

A view of the work in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus from the road. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Don Bodger

The Courier

Project continuing to develop, with part of the new River Road roundabout now in use

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Vehicles lined up along Chemainus Road for construction delays. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Vehicles lined up along Chemainus Road for construction delays. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Most of the delays lately along Chemainus Road have been well under 20 minutes. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Most of the delays lately along Chemainus Road have been well under 20 minutes. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cars lined up heading south along Chemainus Road. (Photo by DOn Bodger)

Cars lined up heading south along Chemainus Road. (Photo by DOn Bodger)

Cars are directed onto the east side of the River Road roundabout as work continues on the west side. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Cars are directed onto the east side of the River Road roundabout as work continues on the west side. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work at River Road near the Green Lantern Hotel. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work at River Road near the Green Lantern Hotel. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work being done in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Work being done in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Wider roadway into Chemainus taking shape. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Wider roadway into Chemainus taking shape. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Single lane traffic making its way through the new River Road roundabout on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Single lane traffic making its way through the new River Road roundabout on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. (Photo by Don Bodger)

A view of the work in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus from the road. (Photo by Don Bodger)

A view of the work in front of Silver Mine on Chemainus from the road. (Photo by Don Bodger)

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