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The Fleeced and the Furious

Taxes have gone up. Again. If you ask any member of Council, they will tell you there are places where the City is not running as efficiently as it could be. When you ask where, they seldom seem to have a specific answer. When they identify an area that needs work, the solution is almost always more money. Their measurement for success is how much money they can spend on the problem, as opposed to how much of the problem they solved. If one day, we opened the fridge door, and the light was out, there is an unwritten checklist of [...]

The Fleeced and the Furious2020-05-24T16:29:53+00:00

Payday Spending

A successful City is based on the progress of its management, responsible spending, and the constituents who make it a home. While we are living through a global pandemic, we are being asked to stay home in efforts to stay safe and healthy and not overwhelm the healthcare system. During this time where mental health might be especially fragile, going out for a walk to get some fresh air is encouraged. However, you must remain 6 feet away from the next person to practice social distancing. As Councillors, we are getting mixed reviews. Some people say it’s just too hard to [...]

Payday Spending2020-05-14T12:16:38+00:00

Overnight Signal Installations

AREA 5 & 3 Overnight Signal Installations 75 Street and 51 Avenue Starting on or about May 14, 2020, EPCOR will begin installing the signal poles and davit arms (the arms from which the signal lights will hang) on 51 Avenue and 75 Street.  This work will occur overnight from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for one night.  There will be alternating lane closures in this intersection as the work is completed.  Flaggers will be on site to assist traffic. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas: Overnight work on 51 Avenue and 75 Street. [...]

Overnight Signal Installations2020-05-04T19:31:52+00:00

Night Time Closures at 34 Avenue and 66 Street

AREA 3 & 6 Overnight Work Night Time Closures at 34 Avenue and 66 Street On or about May 8 & 9, 2020 EPCOR will be working overnight at the intersection of 34 Avenue and 66 Street to expose underground utilities and for directional drilling.  This work is expected to last for two nights and occur overnight between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. There will be hydrovac noise and flashing lights while this work is completed. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:  One southbond lane in the intersection of 34 Avenue [...]

Night Time Closures at 34 Avenue and 66 Street2020-04-29T17:01:19+00:00

75 Street at Roper Road

AREA 5 Traffic Disruption View this email in your browser 75 Street at Roper Road Starting on or around April 28, 2020, TransEd will be pulling rail on the east side of the road at 75 Street and Roper Road. Traffic on 75 Street will be unaffected. 75 Street will not be accessible via westbound traffic on Roper Road. This work will take place over two nights, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas: East/west traffic will be closed on Roper Road at 75 Street. Pedestrian access will be [...]

75 Street at Roper Road2020-04-23T03:00:31+00:00

83 Street and 78 Avenue

  AREA 4 Traffic Disruption 83 Street and 78 Avenue Starting on or about May 4, 2020, EPCOR will begin installing the signal poles and davit arms (the arms from which the signal lights will hang) on 78 Avenue and 83 Street.  This work will occur overnight from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for one night.  There will be alternating lane closures in this intersection as the work is completed.  Flaggers will be on site to assist traffic. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas: Overnight work on 78 Avenue and 83 Street. Flaggers will [...]

83 Street and 78 Avenue2020-04-22T22:03:07+00:00

Connors Road

Connors Road Starting on or around Saturday, April 25, TransEd crews will be pouring concrete for the south abutment of the new Kâhasinîskâk Pedestrian Bridge over Connors Road.  This work will occur overnight between 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and is expected to last one night.  To accommodate this work, Connors Hill will be reduced to one northbound and one southbound lane. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas: One lane in each direction will be maintained. There will be overnight noise associated with this work Pedestrian access will be maintained. TransEd is committed to [...]

Connors Road2020-04-22T22:01:42+00:00

Utilities Works and Signal Installation on 66 Street

AREA 6 Night Time Traffic Disruptions 66 Street and 38 Avenue On or about April 29, 2020, crews will be working to expose underground utilities at the intersection of 38 Avenue and 66 Street. This work will take place overnight between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. and is expected to last for three nights. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in the following areas:  The southbound lanes in the intersection of 38 Avenue and 66 Street will be closed. Two way traffic will be maintained as only one southbound lane will be closed at a time. There will [...]

Utilities Works and Signal Installation on 66 Street2020-04-16T23:03:35+00:00

83 Street and 76 Avenue

83 Street and 76 Avenue Starting on or about April 20 and 21, 2020 crews will be pouring concrete and constructing track on 83 Street north of 76 Avenue.  This work will take place overnight, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and is expected to last for two nights. To accommodate this work, 83 Street will be closed to northbound traffic between 76 Avenue and 82 Avenue. There will be noise associated with this work such as concrete pump trucks backing up, as well as concrete pumping and small machinery moving. To accommodate this work, the public will be impacted in [...]

83 Street and 76 Avenue2020-04-15T13:15:59+00:00

83 Street From Argyll Road to 76 Avenue

AREA 4 & 5 Traffic Disruption 83 Street From Argyll Road to 76 Avenue Starting on or about April 17, 2020 crews will be unloading rail on 83 Street from Argyll Road to 76 Avenue. This work will take place overnight, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and is expected to last for approximately two weeks. To accommodate this work, the southbound lane will be closed and motorists can turn at 76 Avenue to continue southbound. There will be noise associated with this work such as the rail being unloaded from trucks as well as backup beepers. In order to not [...]

83 Street From Argyll Road to 76 Avenue2020-04-09T12:54:57+00:00