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									Pinecrest/Black Tust Pre-Design Consultation
FEEDBACK FORM

This feedback form provides you with an opportunity to provide your comments on the Pinecrest Estates/Black Tusk Village portion of the Sea-to-Sky
Highway Improvement Project. Please indicate your preference for Option A, B or C by marking the appropriate box with an “X”. Please also provide your
comments.


   Option A - Existing Alignment (2-lane               Option B - Minor Re-Alignment (2-lane                    Option C – Major Re-Alignment (2-lane
highway with alternating passing lanes by           highway with alternating passing lanes,                  highway with alternating passing lanes, on a
widening existing highway alignment)                adjacent to the existing highway)                        by-pass alignment away from the existing
                                                                                                             highway)
This option would generally run along the           This option would create a new highway
existing route and would meet the Sea-to-Sky        adjacent to the existing route, which would              This option bypasses the Pinecrest/Black
Highway safety and reliability improvement          meet the Sea-to-Sky Highway safety and                   Tusk community and runs along a new route
goals. This upgrade would include significant       reliability improvement goals. The existing              on the west side of Daisy Lake. The new
straightening, improved sightlines and would        highway would be available for community                 highway would meet the Sea-to-Sky Highway
minimize environmental impacts. At                  use as a frontage road. This minor re-                   safety and reliability improvement goals and
Pinecrest, Black Tusk and Brew Creek, the           alignment option would reduce the number of              the existing highway would be available for
accesses would be upgraded to a T-                  highway accesses from four to two. The                   community use as a frontage road. This
intersection to provide improved left turning in    Pinecrest, Black Tusk and MacDonald                      option would reduce the number of accesses
and out of the communities. At the                  accesses would be consolidated into one T-               to the highway from four to two. The
MacDonald property, the access would be a           intersection to provide improved left turning in         Pinecrest, Black Tusk and MacDonald
right-in/right-out. The community’s drinking        and out of the communities. The Brew Creek               accesses would be consolidated into one T-
water supply would be protected by providing        Access would be upgraded to a T-intersection             intersection to provide improved left turning in
road drainage to control and redirect the           to provide for left turns in and out. This option        and out of the communities. The Brew Creek
surface runoff away from Retta Lake.                has medium to high environmental impacts                 Access would be upgraded to a T-intersection
                                                    specific to wildlife and fisheries. The                  to provide for left turns in and out. This option
Estimated cost is $5.5 million.                     environmental impacts in this option are                 has some environmental impacts specific to
                                                    greater that in the existing alignment option            wildlife and fisheries, which will be minimized.
                                                    and the major re-alignment option. The                   The community’s drinking water supply would
                                                    community’s drinking water supply would be               be protected as the re-aligned highway is well
                                                    protected by directing road drainage from the            away from Retta Lake.
                                                    re-aligned highway away from Retta Lake.
1.                                                                                                           Estimated cost: $6.4 million.                       Formatted: Bullets and Numbering
                                                    Estimated cost is $ 6.7 million.



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                              Please return Feedback Form by November 15th, 2004

Contact Information:

Joyce Chang, Section Director for Pinecrest Estates/Black Tusk Village
Sea-to-Sky Highway Improvement Project
Suite 1300-1075 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6E 3C9
Tel: 604-669-8848
Fax: 604-605-5936
E-mail: info@seatoskyimprovements.ca
Web: www.seatoskyimprovements.ca




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