Getting a lift

Work on the new Grey Mountain chair lift is on schedule for the Dec. 14 ski hill opening.

Led by operations manager Don Thompson crews at Red Mountain Resort are load testing and getting the Grey Mountain lift and chairs ready for the opening on Dec. 14.

Vice-president of business development Erik Kalacis said the week of sun Rossland was enjoying would help speed up the work on the mountainside.

“It’s good for those workers. But we’re still on schedule,” he said.

The hill is still also slated to open Dec. 14.

“If the snow comes hard the week of Dec. 14 we might adjust, but officially it is the 14th,” Kalacis said.

 

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