Crosswalks

Crosswalk upgrades are underway on Second Avenue West and Third Street on May 15. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Enhanced lighting installations underway at Second Avenue crosswalk

After several pedestrian collisions in Prince Rupert, the province is delivering street upgrades

 

Crosswalk at Second Avenue West and Fifth Street in Prince Rupert. The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure will be installing new LED lights along Second Avenue this winter. (File photo)

Where are the crosswalk upgrades in Prince Rupert?

New LED lights and countdown timers are expected to be installed this winter

 

There have been three pedestrians hit at crosswalks on Second Avenue so far this year. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Visibility improvements coming for Prince Rupert’s downtown streets

Work on McBride Street and Second Avenue intersections, crosswalks, will take place this fall

 

Crosswalks were painted over the weekend in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Crosswalks were painted over the weekend in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
This crosswalk on Third Avenue West and Fifth Street is just one example of the faded paint on crosswalks across the city of Prince Rupert. This photo was taken April 4, 2018. (Northern View photo)

In Our Opinion: Chalk dust crosswalks

Does the City of Prince Rupert plan to wait until crosswalks are nearly invisible before re-painting

  • Apr 5, 2018
This crosswalk on Third Avenue West and Fifth Street is just one example of the faded paint on crosswalks across the city of Prince Rupert. This photo was taken April 4, 2018. (Northern View photo)
The IIO has concluded its investigation of the pedestrian who was struck by an on-duty RCMP officer in March 2017. (File photo)

IIO considers charges for RCMP officer who struck pedestrian

Independent Investigations Office of BC concludes its report of March 26, 2017 collision

The IIO has concluded its investigation of the pedestrian who was struck by an on-duty RCMP officer in March 2017. (File photo)
Paramedics care for a woman struck by a cab (left) while she was walking in a crosswalk on Jan. 17. (Pierre St-Laurent photo)

Pedestrian hit by cab in crosswalk on Second Avenue

A woman was in the crosswalk in Prince Rupert when she was struck by a taxi on Jan. 17

Paramedics care for a woman struck by a cab (left) while she was walking in a crosswalk on Jan. 17. (Pierre St-Laurent photo)
A crosswalk on Third Avenue West. (File photo)

A driver’s perspective

Sharing the Northern View’s video on driving Second Avenue West at night with her son

  • Dec 7, 2017
A crosswalk on Third Avenue West. (File photo)
There have been six pedestrains hit by cars in crosswalks this year alone. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

In Our Opinion: Give our roads more curbs

How can we improve crosswalk safety in Prince Rupert?

  • Nov 29, 2017
There have been six pedestrains hit by cars in crosswalks this year alone. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
A crosswalk at Third Avenue and Seventh Street in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

VIDEO: Six pedestrians hit on crosswalks along Second Avenue West

Story includes an interactive map to show where pedestrians have been hit in Prince Rupert

A crosswalk at Third Avenue and Seventh Street in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)