Construction Projects

Find out what is happening on current construction projects:

  • 55 Avenue

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 DateJuly 27, 2022
Estimated Completion DateTo be determined
ConsultantAssociated Engineering
ContractorMartushev Logging Ltd.
Road Closures55 Avenue between Centennial Drive & 51Street will be closed for the duration of construction.
Temporary Utility ShutdownsContractor will coordinate with the residents and setup temporary water supply lines to all affected residents on 55 Ave between Centennial Drive & 51 Street .
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.  

  • 2022 Sidewalk project

Sidewalk Connectors and Sidewalk Rehabilitation

DescriptionInstallation of New Sidewalk Connectors & Curb Ramps to connect to existing sidewalks to increase inclusive mobility and pedestrian access on the Automile(56 Street from 37A Avenue to 50 Avenue). Repair, remove and replace existing sidewalk sections identified in need of replacement during sidewalk inspections.
Location(s)New Sidewalk connectors - 37A Avenue south side ( 54 Street to 56 Street), &   
48 Ave & 56 Intersection (North side). Curb Ramps  - on 56 Street east side at 56 St & 37A Ave/41 Ave/43 Ave/45 Ave/47 Ave/ 47A Ave & 48 Ave intersections.
Sidewalk Rehabilitation -  At various locations in the City. Repair, remove & replace sidewalk sections that are creating a tripping hazard and have been inspected and identified for repairs during sidewalk inspections. .
Start Date  July 11, 2022
Estimated Completion Date   August 30, 2022
ConsultantNot Applicable
ContractorJo's Concrete Services Ltd.
Road ClosuresNo complete road closures required. 
Temporary Utility ShutdownsNo Utility Shutdowns.
Other InformationThere will be temporary single lane closure during construction of the new sidewalk connectors. 
Please follow the posted construction signs.

  • 2022 Lane Line Marking Rehabilitation project

Lane Line Marking Rehabilitation

DescriptionReplace existing Lane Line Paint Markings on newer pavement with Inlaid Thermoplastic markings that have a 5 year warranty. 
Location(s)1. 50 Avenue from 53 Street to 57 Street. 
 2. 50 Street & Northmount Drive Intersection. 
3. Centennial Drive from 52 Avenue to 55 Avenue. 
4. 51 Avenue from 50 Street to 52 Street.     

Start DateJune 19, 2022
Estimated Completion DateJune 28, 2022
ConsultantNot Applicable
ContractorAAA Striping & Seal Coating Service.
Road ClosuresNo complete road closures required. 
Temporary Utility ShutdownsNo Utility Shutdowns.
Other InformationThere will be temporary single lane closures as work progresses between different locations. Flag persons will direct traffic around the work zone as work progresses. Vehicle with flashing arrows will direct traffic around the work zone.