Construction Projects


Capital_Project_2021_Map

Find out what is happening on current construction projects:

  • 62 Street
  • 56 Street and 50 Ave Traffic Signals
  • CCTV
  • 55 Avenue


62 Street Reconstruction

Description

This reconstruction will include relocation of shallow utilities, rehabilitation of the ditches, replacement of culverts, raising the roadway elevation, rebuilding the road base, and an asphalt surface. The ditch and culvert rehabilitation will extend north along the 62 Street right of way to the 50 Avenue right of way.

Location(s)62 Street, 49 Avenue, and Evergreen Close
Estimated Start DateJune 21, 2021
Estimated Completion DateOctober 31, 2021
ConsultantMcElhanney Ltd.
ContractorNu Edge Construction Ltd.
Road ClosuresTo be determined
Temporary Utility ShutdownsNone Anticipated
Other Information
  • Fine grading of the ditches, topsoil placement, hydroseeding and final cleanup are currently being completd.
  • Eastlink and Telus line relocations are completed.
  • Fortis line relocations are completed.
  • Paving is completed.
  • Any stakes and flags that are no longer required have been removed. Please do not disturb any remaining flags or stakes.

56 Street & 50 Ave Traffic Signals

DescriptionThis project will remove and replace the existing traffic signals at 50 Ave & 56 Street.
Location(s)50 Avenue & 56 Street Intersection
Estimated Start DateAugust 24, 2021
Estimate Completion Date Fall 2021
ContractorHighLine Electrical Constructors Ltd.
Road ClosuresThere will be lane closures at each end of the intersection in phases as work progresses. For the safety of yourself and the workers, please follow all posted signs. 
Temporary Utility ShutdownsNo
Other


CCTV

DescriptionYou may see the contractors trucks working in your neighborhood cleaning and inspecting underground storm and sanitary infrastructure. The attached map indicates the areas being inspected this year. This work is essential in identifying storm and sanitary issues in order to complete and prioritize future repairs.
Location(s)

Year 2 Area

Estimated Start DateJune 7, 2021
Estimate Completion Date Fall 2021
ContractorsEmpipe Solutions Ltd.
Yellowhead Inspections
Road ClosuresPlease follow all posted signage and use caution when driving through construction zones.
Temporary Utility ShutdownsNone
Other



55 Avenue

Description55th Avenue was identified as an area in the City that was in need of an underground utility upgrade for water and sanitary. Since the water was determined to be an emergency, the City was forced to begin replacement in the fall of 2020.
Location(s)55 Avenue between Centennial Drive and 51 Street.
Start DateTo be determined
Estimated Completion DateTo be determined
ConsultantAssociated Engineering
ContractorTo be determined
Road ClosuresTo be determined
Temporary Utility ShutdownsTo be determined
Other InformationSo far the eastern half of the water main has been replaced and four water services and sanitary services have been replaced.  

The remaining work will be completed in  2022. This includes:

  • Replacing the western half of the water main
  • Replacing the sanitary main
  • Replacing all remaining water and sanitary services
  • Surface Restoration

Until all underground work is complete, the City will not be able to pave the road surface.  A temporary gravel surface will be used until all underground utility work is completed.

The remaining work anticipated for 2022 will require excavations in the yards of those homes that have not had service replacements yet.