Letter: Patience tested by road work

Dear Editor,

Kudos to whoever planned the 16th Avenue closure on the late afternoon, during rush hour, of June 5.

That test of the disaster evacuation route was a major success: no advanced warning, no signs, just a flagger directing rush hour traffic down a rural road.

I feel the instigator of this closure/test should be shown  some kind of recognition from the community, perhaps Jackass of the Year award. I already have my award name picked, as this malfunction added 45 minutes to my daily commute.

Terry Brenan, Aldergrove

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