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Budget 2017 invests $29.5 billion in Alberta’s Capital Plan

The Government of Alberta’s overall $29.5-billion Capital Plan includes investments of more than $7.8 billion in critical highway and municipal infrastructure to improve safe travel on our highways, connect communities and help put Albertans back to work.

Major investment in Alberta highway projects will provide safer, more efficient travel

The governments of Canada and Alberta are investing approximately $535 million in 96 highway rehabilitation and improvement projects across Alberta. This infrastructure investment is critical to encouraging and supporting economic activity, facilitating trade and creating good-paying jobs.

Cochrane Interchange

The Government of Alberta plans to build a new interchange in the Town of Cochrane at Highways 1A and 22. It is expected to take approximately two years to complete. By significantly reducing congestion, it will mean less time on the roads. An engineering consultant will be selected by this summer. With design complete, construction could start as soon as the fall of 2019.

Twinning the bridge into Fort Saskatchewan

The Government of Alberta plans to fully twin the critical Highway 15 corridor between Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan. This twinning project will improve safety, alleviate congestion and create hundreds of jobs over the next few years.

Province gets big trucks off Tofield town roads

Alberta Transportation is working to get oversize loads and semi-trailers out of residential areas and a school zone in Tofield by constructing a bypass of the town on Highway 834.