Sinkholes along Evergreen Skytrain route through Port Moody

PoMo GeoMap clip

Despite extra precautions following earlier sinkholes that appeared in October 2014 and January 2015 when the tunnel boring machine was undergoing maintenance, on Thursday, April 9, 2015, a third sinkhole appeared along the Evergreen Line Skytrain route under Clarke Street.  Crews are working as fast as possible to safely address the problem.

This site included links to January news reports — see Sinkholes.

Articles from the local community papers this week:
Third sinkhole appears in Port Moody as a result of Evergreen construction, Tri-City News, April 10, 2015
A third sinkhole appears along Evergreen Line construction, Tri-Cities Now, April 9, 2015

Readers might be interested in some related 1999-2000 news stories.
See 1999-2000: Early concerns on Skytrain tunnel and planning.

In 2004, in a non-binding referendum, Port Moody residents rejected (3:1) the proposed Skytrain route through Port Moody.

Related:
Hazardous Lands map
GeoMap Vancouver

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