Vedder Bridge


Old Vedder Bridge Dismantling Almost Complete

Chilliwack -The dismantling of the old Vedder Bridge is almost complete. The ol’ girl will be heading for recycling. This City of Chilliwack camera shot is from November 24. NOVEMBER 2 ORIGINAL STORY – The de-launch of the old Vedder…


New Vedder Bridge Opening Delayed To Friday September 1

Chilliwack/Cultus Lake/Columbia Valley – AUGUST 30 UPDATE –   Existing asphalt on Vedder Mountain Road was found to be 16 inches thick and therefore took significantly longer to remove than anticipated. As such, the roadworks schedule has been adjusted. The…


Hello-Goodbye Vedder Bridge Thursday August 24

Chilliwack – An update to the Vedder Bridge replacement project. While the official opening is still weeks away, the public will be able to get up close and personal with the new Vedder Bridge on Thursday August 24. Complete details…


Vedder Bridge Update

Chilliwack -JUNE 19 UPDATE – Another significant milestone in the project takes place this week as casting of the concrete bridge deck and multi-use walkways are poured during night time operations. To yield a top quality product bridge decks cast…


New Vedder Bridge Now In Place – Video

Chilliwack – The new Vedder Bridge is now in place. Next up is setting up the roundabout on the North end and the support electrical installation and the re-deux of the dog park. The City of Chilliwack  has posted a…



New Vedder Bridge Should Be In Place By Mid-April

Chilliwack -MARCH 30 UPDATE –  Construction nerds (and we at FVN are in that category) will be anticipating the City of Chilliwack’s notice of when the new Vedder BRidge is moved into place. Now it appears that Mid-April is the…



New Vedder Bridge Update In Pictures

Chilliwack – Slowly but surely the new Vedder Bridge, to replace a grossly outdated military bailey bridge (built in 1947), is coming together. It can be a distraction on your way to and from Cultus Lake, but on a smaller…