98 Avenue – Lane Closure

EDMONTON, AB – April 10, 2017 – Starting the week of April 12th, motorists travelling eastbound along 98 Avenue can expect single lane closures as they come off of the James McDonald Bridge. Any delays will be during off-peak and evening hours from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. The lanes will be closed for approximately one night for hydrovac work necessary for future LRT construction.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses. For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit: http://transedlrt.ca/advisories/.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:

  • 98 Avenue 1 of 2 lanes will be closed to motorists. 

Alternate routes:

  • To avoid any potential delays, motorists can take Scona Road via the Low Level Bridge

There will be noise associated with the work. TransEd is committed to following all City of Edmonton bylaws and regulations, and has obtained an overnight roadwork permit so that work can take place during nighttime hours in order to minimize major daytime traffic disruptions. *City of Edmonton Bylaw C14600.

Vehicle and pedestrian traffic impactions will vary by location. During this time please watch for, and observe, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel. Please refer to the map below for more details. For more information, please contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.