Traffic Watch Report - March 2019

Traffic Watch IconOceanside Community Safety's Traffic Watch group performed 17 deployments during the month of March, 2019 contributing 38 hours of volunteer time. The highest number of distracted drivers were found at Corfield Street and Highway 19A in Parksville. The intersection where drivers were least likely to stop properly for a stop sign was at Grafton Avenue and Errington Road in Errington. 98 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone was the highest speed over the limit measured on Highway 4A in Coombs.

Cell Watch:

Location Deployments Total Vehicles Talking Texting Other
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville 1 1004 3 0 3
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville 1 434 1 0 1
Roberton Boulevard & Wembley Road - RDN** 1 279 4 0 2
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville 1 866 3 0 6
700 Block Sanderson - Parksville 1 71 0 0 1
McMillan & Highway 19A - Parksville** 1 4168 4 0 29
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville 1 1004 3 0 3
Highway 4A - Coombs 1 1508 1 0 17
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 370 0 0 0
Corfield Street & Highway 19A - Parksville 1 745 3 0 10
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 401 0 0 1
Corfield Street & Highway 19A - Parksville 1 896 5 0 20
NW Bay Road & Powder Point - Nanoose Bay 1 101 1 0 4
Highway 4A & Church Road - Errington 1 u/k 8 0 9
Errington Road & Grafton Avenue - Errington 1 296 2 0 4
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 629 3 0 8
Corfield Street & Highway 19A - Parksville 1 1468 9 0 18
Totals 17 14,240 50 0 135

** Provincial distracted driving campaign

Intersection Watch:

Location Deployments Total Vehicles Rolling Stop No Stop
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 370 30 1
Corfield Street & Highway 19A - Parksville 1 745 0 3
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 401 25 12
Corfield Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 896 5 20
NW Bay Road & Powder Point Road - Nanoose Bay 1 101 22 3
Errington Road & Grafton Avenue - Errington 1 296 49 12
Craig Street & Jensen Avenue - Parksville 1 629 13 0
Corfield Street & Highway 19A - Parksville 1 1468 0 15
Totals 8 4906 143 47

Speed Watch:

Location Direction Total Vehicles Over 10 Km/h Maximum Speed
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville n/s 1004 19 81 (50 zone)
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville n/s 434 5 67 (50 zone)
Roberton Boulevard & Wembley Road - RDN e/w 279 0 n/a
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville n/s 866 21 71 (50 zone)
700 Block Sanderson - Parksville* n/s 71 1 51 (30 zone)
600 Block Alberni Highway - Parksville n/s 1004 19 81 (50 zone)
Highway 4A - Coombs e/w 1508 17 98 (50 zone)
Totals 8 5166 62  

 * Deployment requested by neighbourhood resident