August 2016 Edition

South Cowichan Echo Newspaper Augsut 2016 edition  PDFMalahat highway funding ‘a good start’

By Peter W. Rusland
Of The Echo

SOUTH COWICHAN – Malahat fire chief Rob Patterson is sick of the traumatizing Malahat Drive carnage his crew deals with after attending crashes on stretches lacking crossover-preventing concrete medians.

Patterson welcomed Victoria’s recent announced spending of another $34 million to install concrete medians on five kilometres during expansion of the Trans-Canada Highway to four lanes through Malahat Village.

“I appreciate everything they’re doing but there’s more that needs to be done.”. Read Full Story >