Rail Grinder Work on the Valley Line Southeast LRT

Update – This work is scheduled to start on Thursday, October 7

September 27, 2021 – Starting on or about Friday, October 1, crews will be performing rail maintenance work along the 13 km alignment. The work will entail the operation of a rail grinder to grind and polish the track, improving the track performance for the trains. Work will start at the Mill Woods Stop and gradually advance to the 102 Street Stop Downtown. This work will take place during the evening and early-morning hours from approximately 6:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. for a period of approximately 2 weeks. Train testing will continue during the daytime hours.

There will be noise associated with this work such as grinding from the rail grinder, along with smells associated with burning metal. TransEd is committed to doing everything possible to mitigate noise and vibrations during work in this area. The noisiest works will be completed earlier in the evening, where possible.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• There will be overnight noise, sparks, and smells associated with this work.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time, please watch for and follow all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

TransEd is committed to following all City of Edmonton bylaws and regulations. TransEd will obtain necessary noise and overnight roadwork permits to minimize major daytime traffic disruptions. *City of Edmonton Bylaw C14600.
Please refer to the maps below for additional details. Thank you for your understanding and patience as the project progresses. For the most current information in your area, please visit: https://transedlrt.ca/advisories/, or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

September 24, 2021 – Starting on or about Tuesday, September 28th, 2021, TransEd will be expanding energization of the overhead wires from the Muttart Stop on 98 Avenue to the 102 Street Stop in the Downtown area. Once this is complete, the entire 13 km route, from Mill Woods to Downtown, will feature permanently energized overhead wires and ongoing train testing. Pedestrian and vehicle crossings during the initial train testing will be supported by qualified flag personnel.

FOR YOUR SAFETY:

• Be aware of your surroundings at all times.
• Stay clear of the overhead wires at all times. Coming into contact with live overhead wires can lead to serious injury or death. Keep all high reaching devices such as kites, ladders, drones, and remote-controlled planes away from the energized overhead wires.
• Stay off the tracks at all times. The only exception is when crossing the rail at a designated pedestrian walkway while following all traffic signals and signs.
• Always follow the direction of construction personnel and flaggers.
• Always follow traffic and pedestrian signs and signals.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• There will be occasional noise associated with this work, including train bell dings to alert the public of the moving train.
• There will be occasional flashing lights emitting from the trains.
• There will be minimal traffic disruption with occasional train crossings at the roadways and intersections that cross the LRT tracks.
• Flaggers will be onsite where required to ensure traffic flow and the safety of pedestrians.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Thank you for your understanding and patience as the project progresses. For the most current information in your area, please visit: https://transedlrt.ca/advisories/.

Please refer to the attached maps for more details. For more information, visit our website www.transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

September 16, 2021 – Starting on or about September 21, 2021, crews will be installing the permanent motorist and pedestrian traffic signals at the intersection of 100 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, there will be intermittent single lane closures in each direction on 100 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.

There will be noise associated with this work – mainly the noise from the use of an impact gun to tighten bolts.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• Intermittent single-lane closures in each direction at 100 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.
• There will be overnight noise associated with this work.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

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.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

September 16, 2021 – Starting on or about September 22, 2021, crews will be installing the permanent motorist and pedestrian traffic signals at the intersection of 101 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, there will be intermittent single lane closures in each direction on 101 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.

There will be noise associated with this work – mainly the noise from the use of an impact gun to tighten bolts

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• Intermittent single-lane closures in each direction at 101 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.
• There will be overnight noise associated with this work.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

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.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

September 16, 2021 – Starting on or about September 23, 2021, crews will be installing the permanent motorist and pedestrian traffic signals at the intersection of 97 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, there will be intermittent single lane closures in each direction on 97 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.

There will be noise associated with this work – mainly the noise from the use of an impact gun to tighten bolts

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• Intermittent single-lane closures in each direction at 97 Street. This work will occur overnight (9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) for one night.
• There will be overnight noise associated with this work.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

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.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

August 25, 2021 – Starting on or about September 01, 2021, crews will be performing drainage and sidewalk repair activities on Cameron Avenue, west of 94 Street. To accommodate this work, motorist access on the eastbound lane of Cameron Avenue (west of 94 Avenue) will be closed for 3 days, traffic will be maintained with one westbound lane. Work will occur primarily during the daytime with occasional nightwork.

The pedestrian crosswalks on Cameron Avenue (West of 94 Avenue) will be closed for 2 weeks for construction. Pedestrians will be directed to use the temporary crosswalk.

There will be noise associated with this work such saw cutting and noise from a small hydrovac truck. TransEd is committed to doing everything possible to mitigate noise and vibrations during work in this area.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• Motorist access on the eastbound lane of Cameron Avenue (west of 94 Avenue) will be closed for 3 days, traffic will be maintained with one westbound lane.
• There will be day and overnight noise associated with this work.
• The pedestrian crosswalks on Cameron Avenue (West of 94 Avenue) will be closed for 2 weeks for construction. Pedestrians will be directed to use the temporary crosswalk.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

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.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

August 17, 2021 – Starting on or about August 23, 2021 crews will be performing curb works at the intersection of 101 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, one northbound lane on 101 Street and one southbound lane on 101 Street will be closed overnight, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. This work will last one week and occur during the nighttime only.

There will be noise associated with this work such as noise from saw cutting. TransEd is committed to doing everything possible to mitigate noise and vibrations during work in this area. The noisiest works will be done earlier in the evening, where possible.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• One northbound lane on 101 Street and one southbound lane on 101 Street will be closed overnight, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. This work will last one week and occur during the nighttime only.
• There will be overnight noise associated with this work.
• The north-south crosswalks (east and west side of 101 Street) will be closed during this period. Pedestrians will be redirected to use either of the east-west crosswalks to be maintained at all times during construction period.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

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.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

June 30, 2021 – Starting on or about July 7, 2021, crews will be performing rail works at the intersection of 101 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, one lane on 101 Street will be closed at sporadic times, two-way traffic will always be maintained. This work will occur for one night, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

There will be minimal noise associated with this work, including hand tools.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• One lane on 101 Street will be closed occasionally; two-way traffic will always be maintained. This work will occur during the nighttime hours, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
• Flaggers will be on site to assist with traffic.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time, please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and directions of construction personnel.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

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).

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

June 30, 2021 – Starting on or about July 7, 2021, crews will be performing rail work at the intersection of 102 Street and 102 Avenue. To accommodate this work, one lane on 101 Street will be closed at sporadic times, two-way traffic will always be maintained. This work will occur for one night, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

There will be minimal noise associated with this work, including hand tools.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• One lane on 102 Street will be closed occasionally two-way traffic will always be maintained. This work will occur during the nighttime hours, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
• Flaggers will be on-site to assist with traffic.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained.

During this time, please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and directions of construction personnel.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

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).

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

June 10, 2021 – Starting on or about June 16, 2021, crews will be applying the weed spray Trillion (a broad leaf herbicide used to treat noxious weeds) between Jasper Avenue and 101A Avenue. This work will take approximately two days. Weather permitting, work will occur during the daytime hours only, from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

In the case that the weather is not permitting on the allocated day, the spray will be rescheduled to Wednesday, June 23.

Although not generally harmful to people and pets, please avoid walking in the area that has been sprayed until it has dried (temperature and humidity will impact dry time).

TransEd has an Integrated Pest Management Plan with the goal to minimize the use of pesticides and to use them as a last resort after mechanical and other measures have been used or if deemed required by the Alberta Weed Control Act. All herbicide applications are reviewed by the City of Edmonton before spraying commences and notices are sent to the public. All applications must follow provincial and federal regulations and must utilize a licensed applicator to do so. Areas with exemptions are not sprayed.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

May 28, 2021 – Starting on or around June 1, 2021, crews will be temporarily closing the sidewalk on 102 Avenue, from 99 Street to 100 Street. Pedestrians can continue east/west by going through Churchill Square or by crossing through the Stanley A. Milner library plaza in front of the building.

The closure will last until approximately June 15.

This work is to remove and replace the existing sidewalk. There will be noise associated with this work as crews will have to saw cut and break through the existing concrete.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• The sidewalk on the south side of 102 Avenue, between 100 Street and 99 Street, will be temporarily closed.
• Pedestrian access will be maintained in front of the library or through Churchill Square.
• There will be noise associated with this work.

Vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic disruptions will vary by location. During this time please watch for, and observe, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

May 12, 2021 – Starting on or about May 25, 2021 crews will be performing sidewalk construction on Jasper Avenue, from 95 Street to 96 Street. To accommodate this work, the sidewalk on the northside of Jasper Avenue, from 95 Street to 96 Street will be closed for 4-week duration of work. Pedestrians will be directed to use the sidewalk on the southside of Jasper Avenue.

There will not be any lane closures with this work. Work will occur during the daytime hours only (7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.). There will be noise associated with this work such as saw cutting.

To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:
• The northside of Jasper Avenue, from 95 Street to 96 Street will be closed for 4-week duration of work Pedestrians will be directed to use the sidewalk on the south side of Jasper Avenue.
• Directional signage will be provided
• There will be noise associated with this work.

During this time please watch for, and follow, all traffic detours and direction of construction personnel.

We ask for your understanding and patience as construction progresses.

For the most current, up-to-date information in your area, please visit https://transedlrt.ca/updates/.

Please refer to the attached map for more details. For more information, visit our website https://transedlrt.ca or contact us via email at info@transedlrt.ca or by phone 780-224-0964.

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