One Year On: Steady growth continues on Golden Ears Bridge

Collings Johnston was the Owner’s Technical Manager and the Implementation Manager on behalf of the South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority for the Golden Ears Bridge. For more info on our role, view our Golden Ears Bridge Crossing Project page.

Source: TransLink

Golden Ears Bridge Graph

Entering its second year of operation, the Golden Ears Bridge continues to show a steady increase in overall and average daily usage.

A total of 796 thousand vehicles crossed the bridge in July – slightly more northbound than southbound – for a daily average of 25,700; up from 19,600 per day in July 2009.

“This steady growth indicates people are seeing how the Golden Ears Bridge meets their particular transportation needs,” says TransLink CEO Ian Jarvis. “The bridge links two fast growing areas of our region, and moving goods and people as efficiently as possible [Read More…]