Upper Fraser Road was re-opened on Saturday, March 7. However, clean-up of the site of the March 5 train derailment is expected to take place for most of the week of March 9-13. Giscome Elementary School will remain closed until clean-up is completed and it is safe to return to the school.
Staff and students from Giscome Elementary will be re-routed to Blackburn Elementary starting Monday, March 9, 2020 until further notice. Buses will pick up students at their regular times and transport them to Blackburn Elementary. Students will return home a little later than usual. Staff from Diversified Transportation and School District No. 57 will inform parents of Giscome Elementary students of their arrival times on Monday, March 9, 2020.
Students who attend Prince George Secondary School will be picked up and returned home at their usual, scheduled times.