The City of Pitt Meadows is committed to meeting the transportation needs of a growing residential population and of a thriving business sector, both now and in the future. Easy access in and out of Pitt Meadows will support economic development and investment in local enterprise. It will also enable residents to travel more easily around the region for education, health care and family needs. An efficient, convenient and safe transportation system is essential to the movement of goods and people who provide services to our community.
Through the National Trade Corridors Fund, the Government of Canada has invested $55.8 million for four project bundles, led by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority. Pitt Meadows is host to one project bundle that includes an addition of nearly 5km of track paralleling the existing rail track through Pitt Meadows, a four lane underpass at Harris Road and construction of a two-lane overpass at Kennedy Road which is estimated to cost $141 million. Learn more about the proposed projects and how they may impact Pitt Meadows.
The City's Transportation Master Plan provides guidance for City investments in transportation infrastructure and programs.
Looking to get around town? Transit service in Pitt Meadows includes buses and West Coast Express service, with over 50 bus stops and one West Coast Express station.
This plan guides the City's investments into programs and infrastructure that will encourage people to walk and cycle more for work, school, leisure, and day-to-day business.
Looking for information on Highway (or Road) Use Permits? Want to report an issue on Lougheed Hwy? What permits are required for road access? Review our Street Sweeping Schedule, Snow Removal information and more.
The City works with the railways to improve safety and minimize traffic congestion around trains. Pitt Meadows is currently working with partners on various railway projects proposed within the City. Learn more.
The Truck Route Map was created with the approval of TransLink and cooperation of the BC Trucking Association. It was approved by Council in 2012 and remains in effect.
Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Area Transportation Plan - Lougheed Highway B-Line
At the March 20, 2018 Council Meeting, TransLink presented a plan for transit through Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows, which includes a B-Line connecting Pitt Meadows to the rest of the region. Learn more about Area Transportation Plan and what it means for Pitt Meadows.
The new RapidBus service launched January 6, 2020. The Lougheed RapidBus service connects Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam and Coquitlam with fast and reliable bus service that rivals the speed of SkyTrain.
Traffic Calming Program
Neighbourhood traffic issues such as high traffic volumes, shortcuts and speeding are a growing concern for many residents. The City of Pitt Meadows is committed to providing safe and effective traffic management plans for its neighbourhoods and has chosen a comprehensive strategy to address neighbourhood traffic management through the implementation of a Traffic Calming Policy.
From October 20 to 24, 2018, the City of Pitt Meadows hosted a Park Road Traffic Calming Consultation. Feedback will be summarized in a report and brought before Pitt Meadows Council in early 2019. Stay tuned!