Programs and Services
Public Transportation Initiatives in Alberta, Municipal Grants, GreenTRIP, Alberta Municipal Water/Wastewater Partnership (AMWWP)/ Water for Life, Provincial Transit Engagement, Strategic Transportation Infrastructure Program
Commercial Vehicle Safety Regulation (CVSR), Vehicle Equipment Regulation (VER), Commercial Vehicle Out-of-Service Policy, Industry Notice, Transportation Network Companies
Better-trained drivers keep roads safe
The province is asking for input as it moves forward with a plan to improve the training, testing and oversight of all drivers, particularly those in the commercial trucking industry.
Province funds Calgary Airport Trail expansion
Calgary’s Airport Trail expansion project will move ahead with funding from all three orders of government. The province and Ottawa will each provide $27.7 million, with the City of Calgary and the Calgary Airport funding the balance.
Work to start on West Calgary Ring Road
Construction of the West Calgary Ring Road, scheduled to begin in 2019, will complete the circle around Calgary and alleviate traffic congestion in the commercial heart of Alberta.
Funding for rural transportation pilot projects to connect rural Albertans
Four new pilot projects in the Camrose and Grande Prairie regions will help provide more transportation options for rural Albertans.
The projects will receive nearly $1.4 million in funding over two years through the Rural Transportation Pilot Program to test new and expanded public transportation services to fill service gaps between communities where there is no existing provider.
Relief for southwest Anthony Henday Drive commuters
The Alberta government is moving ahead with expansion of the southwest leg of Anthony Henday Drive in Edmonton Budget 2018 included funding to expand the southwest portion of the ring road from four to six lanes.