Geotechnical Drilling Advisory – For Immediate Release

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Process to begin testing work is underway for Lacrosse Box site.

Geotechnical work is about to begin and GeoPacific will be bringing in a drilling rig on Friday, August 28th, 2020.

Hiyám ta Sḵwxwú7mesh Housing Society approved the tender to complete exploratory drilling at this location to determine subsurface soil and groundwater conditions for a potential future affordable housing project.

The Society’s mission is building, maintaining, and overseeing safe, equitable and affordable housing for all Squamish people. As such, plans were set to undertake this work and the area will be closed on Friday, August 28th, 2020 between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

For details and to learn more of our projects slated for completion, visit

Huy chexw a! (Thank you – Skwxwú7mesh)

Sarah Silva, CEO
Hiy̓ám̓ Housing Society

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