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Construction to begin early August on emergency egress routes in Abasand, Beacon Hill and Wood Buffalo

(Fort McMurray, AB – July 31, 2017) – Construction work will begin as early as this week on emergency egress routes in Abasand, Beacon Hill and Wood Buffalo. 

The egress routes in these communities will mitigate the risk of future emergencies by improving traffic flow.

Construction will take place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday for the duration of the project. Work will begin in Wood Buffalo, followed by Beacon Hill and Abasand. All work is expected to be complete by November. 

A public information session about the construction of the emergency egress roads was held on May 10, 2017.

For more information visit rmwb.ca/rebuild.

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