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Construction Notices

Construction of Clearwater Dr. (formerly known as Prairie Loop Blvd.) will be completed in phases, beginning in May 2017. When complete, the road will run from the southeast end of Franklin Ave. to Morrison St.

Phases 2 Construction - McLeod Street to Hardin Street

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is continuing construction of Clearwater Drive (formerly Prairie Loop Blvd) from McLeod Street to Hardin Street for the 2018 construction season.

Affected Area: Father Mercredi Street/ Snye Amenities Parking Lot/Hardin Street connected to Clearwater Drive

Snye Amenities Building
  • Contractor E Construction will start work on parking lot of the Snye amenities building beginning May 8 through May 18, 2018. The scheduled dates may change as necessary.
  • Access to Snye Amenities Building and to all residents will be maintained through completion of the project.
  • Approximately 15 parking spaces will be temporarily closed during the construction period.
  • The protection of the traveling public will be accomplished by approved Traffic Accommodation Plan. Traffic will be reduced to single lane traffic with zone signage and Flag Persons controlling the flow of traffic. Appropriate message boards will be placed to direct traffic through the work zone safely.
Vibration Monitoring and Dust Control as set per the RMWB standards will be continued during construction for minimizing disturbance to the neighborhood.

Water and Sewer service will not be affected. If a temporary water supply is required for underground construction work, affected residents will be notified.

E Construction is intending to perform construction activities on the Amenities Parking Lot beginning May 8 through May 18, 2018.

Approximately 15 parking spaces will be temporarily removed during the course of construction. Traffic will be reduced to single lane traffic with Flag Persons controlling the flow of traffic. There will likely be some small delays during this period.

Upon completion, the access driveway to the parking lot will be widened. Additional parking spots will be added.

 

Phase 4 Construction - Hardin St. to Morrison St.

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is initializing construction of Clearwater Drive (Formerly known as Prairie Loop Blvd) from Hardin Street to Morrison Street.

The Scope of this project will affect residents and traffic on Gordon Ave, Main Street, and Morrison Street. This project will displace parking spots at Borealis Park. Construction activities are expected from May 15, 2018 through November 30, 2018.

Access to Snye Park, and to all residents will be maintained through the course of this project.

E Construction has been selected as the General Contractor for this project and will be responsible for the planning, safety and traffic management associated with construction activities.

Prairie Loop Phase 4 Map

Phase 4 Construction - Main Street Closure

As part of the construction of Clearwater Drive (formerly Prairie Loop Blvd), E Construction Ltd will need to close a portion of Main Street as indicated on the drawing below.

The cul-de-sac will be permanently removed and the portion of Main Street the cul-de-sac occupies will be closed from May 10 until September 2018.

We will also need to make a short-term closure of Main Street as indicated with a yellow line below. A portion of road directly in front of Riverside Court will be closed from May 14 to June 6. This will displace a number of street parking spaces. There is available parking further down Main Street.

If you have questions, please visit rmwb.ca/Construction or contact the Construction Hotline at 780-743-7000 or pulse@rmwb.ca.

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