Alberta Transportation’s Highway 779 Project Extended to 2021

Alberta Transportation (AT) has informed the Town the Highway 779 project is scheduled to be extended into the 2021 construction season. The project’s original completion date was set for July 31, 2019 by AT, but the project has encountered a number of issues related to utilities within the CN Rail right-of-way, inclement weather, and poor subgrade conditions. AT estimates over 100 days have been lost as a result of these issues.

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