Powerful addition to Kamloops

BC Hydro held a groundbreaking on Thursday to celebrate the opening of its $56-million substation in Kamloops.

The facility has been in use for three months and is located on 2.5 hectares (six acres) of land adjacent to Kenna Cartwright Park, next to the city’s public works yard.

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In January 2017, BC Hydro paid the City of Kamloops $4.2 million for the property at 1455 McGill Rd., in addition to $2 million to fund relocation or replacement of city infrastructure at the property used for fire training.

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