Minor Lane Closure, 83 Street

Noise, Notice

May 11, 2022 – Beginning on or about May 18, 2022, crews will be saw cutting overnight on sidewalks, medians and curb and gutters along 83 Street. The saw cutting work is expected to last approximately 1 week.

To accommodate this work, each night, either a northbound lane or a southbound lane will be closed for approximately 1 to 2 blocks between 82 Avenue (Whyte Ave) and 90 Avenue. The lane closure location will vary and change throughout the work.

Saw cutting is the first step in warranty work. Further work is planned for daytime and includes removal of seasonally damaged and cracked sections of concrete sidewalk and curb and gutters in isolated segments of 1 meter to 10 meters in length. There will be noise associated with this work from construction vehicles and equipment saw cutting the concrete.

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

  • Either a southbound or northbound lane of 83 Street will be closed overnight from approximately 9:00pm through about 6:00am.   
  1. The lane will be closed in segments to accommodate work areas about 1 to 2 blocks long.   
  2. The work will occur in segments between 82 Avenue (Whyte Ave) and 90 Avenue and will change location as work progresses.  
  • This nightly closure for saw cutting will be in place (overnight only) for about 1 week. 
  • There will be overnight noise associated with this work. 
  • On-street parking will be closed adjacent to work areas on the east side of 83 Street. Please obey no parking signs.  
  • 24hr pedestrian access will be maintained on either the east or west side of 83 Street.   
  1. Please follow marked pedestrian detours.  

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.

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