Traffic Disruption – Whitemud Drive

Valley Line LRT Traffic Disruption – Whitemud Drive

EDMONTON, AB – January 5, 2017 – Starting the week of January 30, 2017, work will take place in east- and west-bound lanes of Whitemud Drive at the 66 St./75 St. overpass.

The work is necessary for construction of the new Whitemud LRT overpass, and will take place in 2 phases. Work will take place between the hours of 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Lane closures will be in effect all day and all night while the work is under way.

In preparation of the work, on or about January 6, 2017, Jersey barriers will be placed along the east- and west-bound, outside shoulders for safety. The barriers will remain in place until September 2017.

Phase 1: (January 30, 2017 to February, 2017)

  • The outside west-bound lane on Whitemud Drive near the 66 St./75 St. overpass will be closed.

Phase 2: (February, 2017 to September, 2017)

  • Both east- and west-bound inside lanes near the 6St./75St. overpass will be closed.

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

  • Single lane closures will be in effect.
  • There will be no impact to pedestrians or cyclists.

TransEd asks that motorists please observe all construction signage and the directions of personnel in the area.
For more information, please visit our website http://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

Please refer to the attached maps for more information.

Area of work – Whitemud Drive, under 66 St./75 St. Bridge

Phase 1

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Phase 2

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