*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*
October 1, 2018
*A warm welcome to North Island Communities!*
“With the award of BC Provincial highway maintenance contracts for Service
Area 2 (Mid-Vancouver Island) and Area 3 (North Vancouver Island), we are
delighted to be returning to our Vancouver Island roots,” noted Peter
Ashcroft, President and CEO for the Mainroad Group of Companies.
Mainroad’s Operation Team have mobilized crews, equipment and yards in the
service area while community outreach with stakeholders and First Nations is
“We really appreciate the support we are receiving from the public
and look forward to successfully serving the communities in which the Mainroad
Team lives and works,” stated Rick Gill, General Manager for Mainroad Mid and
North Island Contracting.
The headquarters and primary works yard for Mainroad North Island Contracting
located in Cumberland with supporting work yards in Campbell River, Gold
River, Port McNeill, Sayward and the Gulf Islands of Quadra, Cortes, Denman
To report changing road conditions or emergency situations that could cause a
hazard to motorists, pedestrians, and/or cyclists, Mainroad maintains a toll free
**24-hour hotline: 1-877-215-7122**.
All feedback is logged, and observations are passed onto Operations.
*While we encourage the public to report concerns to our 24-hour hotline, we welcome
feedback through our other communication channels and invite everyone to
follow Mainroad on social media where we will share road and weather
advisories and road safety information.*
Social Media: Twitter: @mainroadNisland | Facebook: Mainroad North Island