Melting Snow Causing Some Localized Flooding

first_imgIn fact, several intersections around Fort St. John experiencing pooling water — one of the worst is on 102nd Avenue and 98th Street.The melting snow is also causing some headaches on Highway 97 near the railway bridge, south of the city.Yellowhead Road & Bridge crews are out trying to clear away water that managed to make its way across the highway.- Advertisement -Regional Ministry of Transportation Manager Scott Maxwell says a build-up of ice inside a drain under the roadway is causing water to come up over the highway.Expect delays in the area as crew try to remedy the problem.last_img read more