NewsRegional News Emcon keeps busy across West Kootenay-Boundary SHARE ON: Alex Alan, staff Thursday, Jan. 11th, 2018 It’s been a busy season for local highways contractor Emcon so far across the West Kootenay and Boundary. Last year was especially strenuous between the Paulson Bridge landslide and flood season, but they’re constantly learning on the job. Division Manager Ken Lawson says they’ve had to use some different materials. //www.mygrandforksnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Ken_Emcon_Clip1_01-11-2018.wav Lawson apologized for any inconvenience in residential areas. //www.mygrandforksnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Ken_Emcon_Clip3_01-11-2018.wav They’ve recently started a Facebook page that’s received some mixed reactions. He adds that expectations often exceed their specifications, but they often going beyond what is required. Drivers are reminded to educate themselves online before travelling mountain passes, and to always expect changing weather conditions.