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November 2017

Alberta to bolster drug-impaired driving laws - November 14, 2017

 

October 2017

Transportation projects support over 7,500 jobs - October 31, 2017

 

September 2017

Investing in Highway 40 improvements - September 28, 2017
Alberta invests in Edmonton LRT - September 15, 2017
Governments of Canada, Alberta invest in transit - September 8, 2017

 

July 2017

Naming ceremony officially marks start of construction on southwest section of Calgary Ring Road - July 10, 2017
Major funding for Peace River bridge twinning - July 7, 2017
Province commits to the Calgary Green Line - July 6, 2017
Albertans to benefit from more provincial-federal transit funding - July 5, 2017

 

June 2017

Design for new Leduc interchange jointly funded - June 9, 2017

 

May 2017

Rural infrastructure projects get $100 million - May 31, 2017
Rural water projects get $131 million in grants - May 29, 2017

 

April 2017

Major investment in Alberta highway projects will provide safer, more efficient travel across the province - April 20, 2017                                                                                                                                           

Partnership funds new Deerfoot interchange - April 13, 2017
Budget 2017 invests in Cochrane interchange - April 7, 2017

 

March 2017

 

New wastewater project benefits central Albertans - March 27, 2017
Twinning the bridge into Fort Saskatchewan - March 23, 2017
“Responders Way” signs in place - March 10, 2017

 

December 2016

Yellowhead Trail freeway project will mean faster and safer travel, and more efficient trade - December 16, 2016
Albertans to benefit from more than $500 million for transit - December 3, 2016

November 2016

Helmet law proposed for Off-Highway Vehicles - November 28, 2016
Province investing in rural roads and bridges - November 15, 2016

October 2016

Fort McMurray first responders to be honoured with overpass - October 26, 2016
Ring road around Edmonton opens today - October 1, 2016

September 2016

ACTIVE-AURORA project marks a milestone - September 16, 2016
New federal-provincial funding agreement to support important public transit projects in Calgary - September 1, 2016
Canada and Alberta Reach Agreement under New Federal Infrastructure Funding Programs - September 1, 2016

July 2016

The Prime Minister of Canada and the Premier of Alberta announce new infrastructure agreement - July 15, 2016

June 2016

Transportation Network Company regulation and insurance driven by safety and fairness - June 28, 2016
Alberta invests in critical water infrastructure - June 24, 2016
Alberta funds Highway 3 study update - June 16, 2016

May 2016

Bill 16 would make Alberta’s roads safer - May 16, 2016
Bridge rehabilitation will cause major Deerfoot delays - May 4, 2016

April 2016

Stage being set for economic and job growth in Fort McMurray - April 29, 2016
Highway 43X Bypass will create jobs and improve traffic flow and safety - April 28, 2016
Significant investment in Alberta roads and bridges will create jobs, improve traffic flow and build a more resilient economy - April 19, 2016

March 2016

Government seeks input on municipal infrastructure support - March 14, 2016
Alberta launches provincial transit engagement - March 1, 2016

February 2016

Government announces go-forward plan for emerging ride-for-hire services in Alberta - February 29, 2016
Alberta supports public transit with third call for GreenTRIP projects - February 25, 2016
Drive your car but park your phone - February 8, 2016
511 Alberta innovations mean safer roads - February 3, 2016

December 2015

Strengthening Canada’s Asia-Pacific Gateway - December 21, 2015
More green transit options for Grande Prairie residents - December 14, 2015
Capital Region communities receive $21.4 million for green transit - December 11, 2015
Government strengthens penalties for distracted driving - December 10, 2015
This holiday season, think before you get behind the wheel - December 10, 2015
Keeping winter road safety top of mind - December 7, 2015

November 2015

Interchanges open doors to development in Fort McMurray - November 20, 2015
Province boosts funding for municipal clean water systems - November 19, 2015
GreenTRIP brings transit revitalization to Medicine Hat - November 10, 2015
Government restores funding for roads and bridges - November 9, 2015
Alberta supports veterans’ transition to new jobs - November 8, 2015

October 2015

GreenTRIP supports transit expansion in Whitecourt - October 9, 2015
GreenTRIP means new buses for Lethbridge Transit, paratransit expansion - October 2, 2015

September 2015

Clean, green transit en route to Red Deer - September 28, 2015
Getting closer to a fully twinned Highway 63 - September 24, 2015
GreenTRIP puts Peace River on the transit map - September 17, 2015
Calgary region transit gets $187 million GreenTRIP boost - September 4, 2015
GreenTRIP Round Two starts its journey in St. Albert - September 2, 2015

July 2015

Construction on Southwest Calgary Ring Road moves forward - July 7, 2015

April 2015

Budget 2015 keeps rural Albertans on the move - April 2, 2015
Budget 2015 supports urban highway network - April 1, 2015

February 2015

Young race car driver puts the brakes on distracted driving - February 4, 2015

November 2014

Chief, Ministers, residents celebrate bridge opening - November 14, 2014

October 2014

Work begins on final Highway 63 twinning project - October 2, 2014

July 2014

New Highway 1 interchange opens in Medicine Hat - July 31, 2014

June 2014

Take a look at the final leg of the Calgary Ring Road - June 18, 2014
Highway 43 twinning nears finish line - June 1, 2014

May 2014

Northeast Anthony Henday closer to completion - May 1, 2014

April 2014

Alberta calls for more green transit projects - April, 15, 2014
Sheep River Bridge work protects against flooding - April 11, 2014
Fast pace on Highway 63 twinning continues - April 11, 2014
Flood fix for Bow River bridge on Highway 547 going ahead - April 3, 2014

March 2014

Alberta eases road ban rules to help move grain - March 28, 2014
Alberta improves highway network in southern Alberta - March 24, 2014
Alberta invests in northern routes to improve travel - March 24, 2014
Central Alberta road work to improve connector routes - March 24, 2014
Alberta improves rural highway maintenance and rehab - March 18, 2014
Alberta delivers on Edmonton LRT funding - March 11, 2014

February 2014

Drivers turning to 511 Alberta to see road ahead - February 4, 2014

January 2014

Province addresses growth issues in Fort McMurray - January 30, 2014
Albertans to help develop transportation plan - January 22, 2014

December 2013

Post-flood bridge repairs improve K-Country access - December 20, 2013
Alberta opens new Fort McMurray bridge seven months early - December 10, 2013

November 2013

Alberta and Tsuu T’ina sign historic agreement - November 27, 2013
Alberta protects roads, bridges against future flood damage - November 26, 2013
Stoney Trail expands to 70 km of free flow traffic - November 22, 2013
More highways repaired and reopened in K-Country - November 12, 2013

October 2013

Alberta puts commuting families first with new Act - October 29, 2013
New road to growth coming for Parsons Creek - October 22, 2013
Rebuilding progress on Peace River projects - October 4, 2013
Strengthening ties with our largest trading partner - October 2, 2013
Highway 43 twinning in the homestretch - October 1, 2013

September 2013

Important Bragg Creek connection re-opened - September 28, 2013
Public now has full access to Garrington Bridge - September 24, 2013
Fewer traffic collisions and injuries in 2012 - September 23, 2013
Province continues to re-open key bridges - September 18, 2013
K-Country paving and trail opening announced - September 13, 2013
Innovative approach improves Hwy 43 intersection - September 5, 2013

August 2013

Highway 63 twinning takes big step forward - August 27, 2013
Plan to ease Highway 22X/Macleod Trail traffic - August 9, 2013
Albertans one year closer to free-flow Henday Drive - August 7, 2013

July 2013

Province provides safe water treatment system - July 22, 2013
Minister McIver expresses condolences following construction worksite casualties - July 16, 2013
Highway 22 is a milestone on the road to recovery - July 12, 2013

June 2013

TransCanada reopens to public traffic - June 26, 2013

May 2013

New recreation trail lined with awe-inspiring vistas - May 10, 2013

April 2013

Highway 63 twinning update - countdown to 2016 - April 19, 2013
Alberta paves the way for completion of Ray Gibbon Drive - April 8, 2013

March 2013

GreenTRIP fuels transit from Leduc to Airport and Edmonton - March 26, 2013
Government of Alberta Air Services moves to Edmonton International Airport on March 15 - March 14, 2013

February 2013

511 Alberta Road Reports put you on road to safer travel - February 4, 2013

January 2013

Alberta partners with Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation to complete Highway 43 twinning - January 15, 2013

December 2012

Calgary receives nearly half a billion provincial GreenTRIP dollars for mass transit projects - December 11, 2012

November 2012

Alberta government acts to accelerate Highway 63 twinning - November 13, 2012
New Confederation Way interchange increases safety, convenience for motorists - November 7, 2012
Alberta promotes excellence in bridge safety - November 1, 2012

October 2012

Highway 63 twinning fast-tracked for fall 2016 completion - October 19, 2012
36 kilometres of newly-twinned blacktop on Highway 63 opens October 22 - October 19, 2012

August 2012

Accelerated Highway 63 passing lane construction increases safety - August 28, 2012
Impaired driving limits haven't changed. The penalties have - August 27, 2012

July 2012

Premier Redford drives forward with actions on Highway 63 - July 24, 2012
Highway 63 projects go to tender for passing lanes, grading, and clearing - July 17, 2012
Construction digs-in on final leg of Edmonton ring road - July 16, 2012

June 2012

Highway 63 report highlights safety solutions - June 29, 2012
Criminally impaired drivers face tougher penalties July 1 - June 18, 2012
Telephone town hall to gather public input on Highway 63 - June 12, 2012

May 2012

Premier Redford names Special Advisor on Highway 63 - May 22, 2012

March 2012

New plan for land gives Fort McMurray room to grow - March 21, 2012

February 2012

Dunmore Road interchange drives forward in Medicine Hat - February 29, 2012
Construction proceeds on hundreds of projects and thousands of kilometres of road over the next three years - February 27, 2012

January 2012

GreenTRIP adds more rides to Airdrie transit - January 25, 2012
New advisory body to coordinate transportation planning in oil sands region - January 4, 2012

December 2011

Strongest impaired sanctions for repeat offenders and over .08 - December 6, 2011

November 2011

Alberta strengthens consequences for impaired driving - November 21, 2011
Government of Canada and Alberta invest in jobs and the economy - November 19, 2011
rchange replaces last set of lights on Calgary ring road - November 17, 2011

Open road beckons drivers in northwest Edmonton - November 1, 2011

October 2011

Alberta's largest bridge deck opens in Fort McMurray - October 26, 2011

September 2011

GreenTRIP enhances public transit service in Medicine Hat - September 16, 2011
GreenTRIP provides $12.1 million for Red Deer transit buses - September 15, 2011
Students learn about safe cycling on Traffic Safety Day - September 13, 2011

August 2011

New Highway 1 bridge points the way west in Medicine Hat - August 31, 2011
GreenTRIP supports public transit system in Cochrane - August 9, 2011
GreenTRIP enhances public transit service in Lethbridge - August 8, 2011
Lessard Road interchange opens in Edmonton - August 5, 2011

July 2011

GreenTRIP expands public transit system in Fort McMurray - July 29, 2011
GreenTRIP provides $109,000 for public transit improvements in Hinton - July 20, 2011

June 2011

Uniform rules will improve efficiency for trucking industry - June 29, 2011
Intercity bus service travels a modern route - June 27, 2011
GreenTRIP provides $900,000 for new public transit buses in Banff and Canmore - June 23, 2011
New distracted driving law comes into effect September 1 - June 22, 2011
New interchange will increase safety and access to Morinville and Cardiff - June 13, 2011
GreenTRIP provides $1.1 million for new public transit buses in Grande Prairie - June 9, 2011
Injuries, fatalities on Alberta's roads decline for third year - June 7, 2011

May 2011

Province invests up to $3 million for key resource road in Hinton - May 12, 2011
Three groups qualify to bid on northeast Edmonton ring road - May 9, 2011

April 2011

GreenTRIP provides $13.6 million for Strathcona County transit terminal - April 20, 2011
Province invests in additional Ray Gibbon Drive upgrades - April 13, 2011
Edmonton LRT NAIT line announced as first project approved under GreenTRIP - April 5, 2011
Province invests in widening 50th Street north of Beaumont - April 4, 2011

March 2011

Road projects gear up in Calgary and area - March 31, 2011
Highway construction season rolls ahead in Edmonton area - March 31, 2011
Highway projects hit the road in southern Alberta - March 30, 2011
Highway projects hit the road in central Alberta - March 30, 2011
Highway construction ready to spring forward in northern Alberta - March 30, 2011
Alberta to discuss transportation best practices at roadbuilders convention - March 15, 2011
Final northeast leg of Anthony Henday moves forward - March 2, 2011

November 2010

Alberta passes most comprehensive distracted driving legislation in Canada - November 17, 2010
Highway 43 gets new lanes between Wembley and Beaverlodge - November 4, 2010
Deerfoot Trail construction wraps up busy year - November 3, 2010
Busy construction season wraps up on Highway 63 - November 3, 2010
Twinned section of Highway 21 crosses the finish line - November 2, 2010

October 2010

Governments of Canada and Alberta break ground on Cameron Heights interchange in Edmonton - October 9, 2010
Highway 43 twinning near Sturgeon Lake drives forward - October 7, 2010
Traffic Safety Day helps teach children and drivers how to stay safe on Alberta's roads - October 6, 2010

September 2010

Traffic fatalities and injuries drop in Alberta - September 14, 2010

July 2010

New Grande Prairie bypass opens to traffic for long weekend - July 29, 2010
Construction on new Drayton Valley Bridge breaks ground - July 19, 2010

June 2010

Major interchange in Airdrie opens ahead of schedule - June 30, 2010
GreenTRIP program ready to roll to support public transit - June 22, 2010
Province invests $14 million in Ray Gibbon Drive - June 15, 2010

May 2010

Governments of Canada and Alberta join industry and the City of Edmonton to build new ring road interchange - May 26, 2010
Next section of Highway 63 twinning will improve safety for motorists - May 25, 2010
Dealerships must assess mechanical fitness on used vehicles - May 14, 2010

April 2010

Median barriers improve safety on Queen Elizabeth II Highway - April 21, 2010
Alberta introduces unique distracted driving legislation - April 14, 2010
Stoney Trail in Calgary drives forward - April 9, 2010

March 2010

Governments of Canada and Alberta to remove final set of traffic lights from Edmonton Ring Road - March 24, 2010
Government partnership supports wastewater improvements in Red Deer - March 5, 2010

February 2010

Highway construction rolls out across northern Alberta - February 17, 2010
Highway projects pave the way in central, southern Alberta - February 17, 2010
Highway construction moves forward in Edmonton area - February 16, 2010
Road work rolls out in Calgary and area - February 16, 2010

January 2010

Motorists set to cross new Watino Bridge - January 21, 2010

December 2009

Highway 21 twinning improves safety for motorists - December 4, 2009
Fort McMurray Airport Authority approved for takeoff - December 1, 2009
Southwest Calgary ring road planning study gets underway - December 1, 2009

November 2009

Lights go out at Harvest Hills Boulevard in Calgary - November 25, 2009
Highway 88 paving connects communities south of Fort Vermilion - November 12, 2009
Calgary ring road's northern sections open to traffic - November 2, 2009

October 2009

Province to twin Highway 2A through Lacombe - October 19, 2009

September 2009

Province moves forward on Highway 63 twinning and Fort McMurray interchanges - September 30, 2009
Traffic Safety Day teaches children and drivers life-saving safety rules - September 28, 2009
Government invests in infrastructure for oil sands expansion - September 26, 2009
Canada and Alberta make significant stimulus infrastructure investment - September 24, 2009
Governments of Canada and Alberta break ground on two ring road interchanges in southwest Edmonton - September 21, 2009
Milk River bypass replaces last two-lane section of Highway 4 - September 15, 2009
Okotoks road work creates jobs, improves safety - September 2, 2009

August 2009

Peace River roundabout improves safety for motorists - August 25, 2009

July 2009

Traffic fatalities and injuries drop in 2008 - July 27, 2009
Governments of Canada and Alberta work together for Bowden - July 25, 2009
Road construction work begins on the Grande Prairie bypass - July 15, 2009
Red Deer County will benefit from road project investments by the governments of Canada and Alberta - July 14, 2009
Infrastructure partnership provides $550 million to stimulate the Alberta economy and create jobs - July 9, 2009
Alberta government releases report on high-speed rail - July 6, 2009

June 2009

Updated rules for commercial vehicles aim to enhance safety and consistency - June 29, 2009
Illegally armoured vehicles removed from Alberta streets - June 24, 2009
Highway improvements to create jobs in Alberta - June 2, 2009

May 2009

Highway construction ramps up in northern Alberta - May 28, 2009
Highway projects roll out in central, southern Alberta - May 28, 2009
Canada and Alberta Provide Infrastructure Boost to Communities Under 100,000 - May 21, 2009
Three firms to bid for southeast Calgary ring road - May 19, 2009
Construction set to begin on two ring road interchanges in southwest Edmonton - May 11, 2009

April 2009

Government of Canada and Alberta invest in public transit for the city of Edmonton - April 30, 2009
Governments of Canada and Alberta to boost economy and create jobs with interchange upgrades near Fort McMurray - April 24, 2009
Calgary ring road's northern legs head into homestretch - April 24, 2009
Highway construction investment supports jobs in Edmonton - April 16, 2009

March 2009

Legislative changes to help make Alberta's roads safer - March 16, 2009
Governments of Canada and Alberta fund Edmonton ring road interchange - March 6, 2009
New campaign aims to "cure" bad driving habit - March 5, 2009
Southeast Calgary ring road drives out of the starting blocks - March 2, 2009

February 2009

Alberta update forecasts economy will contract in 2009 - February 19, 2009
Province outlines long-term development plan for Alberta's oil sands - February 12, 2009

January 2009

Alberta communities benefit from more than $76 million in investments for roads, bridges, and other municipal infrastructure - January 30, 2009
Amendments to Traffic Safety Act are a go for intersection safety devices - January 7, 2009
Alberta communities gain access to infrastructure funding - January 6, 2009

December2008

Communities to Benefit from Canada-Alberta Partnership - December 19, 2008
Federal-Provincial agreement extends funding for Alberta infrastructure - December 19, 2008

November2008

Successful partnership improves busy Highway 63 intersection - November 25, 2008
First leg of Highway 63 twinning crosses the finish line - November 25, 2008
New roundabout opens to traffic in Peace River - November 13, 2008
Province announces 10-point action plan for school bus safety - November 4, 2008
Be careful when sharing the road with snowplows - November 3, 2008

October 2008

Construction to start in spring on Henday/Stony Plain Rd. interchange - October 20, 2008
Major interchange construction starts in Airdrie - October 10, 2008
Transportation Minister to attend international conference on public transit - October 2, 2008

September 2008

Construction officially starts on Northwest Anthony Henday Drive - September 25, 2008
Children "Walk the Talk" to highlight the importance of traffic safety - September 24, 2008
2007 statistics show driver error accounts for 90 per cent of crashes - September 22, 2008
New interchange connects three highways east of Calgary - September 4, 2008

August 2008

Highway 63 twinning north of Fort McMurray improves safety - August 19, 2008

July 2008

Construction set to begin on north Edmonton ring road - July 30, 2008
All pet services to be found under one roof in Edmonton - July 12, 2008
Fort Edmonton Park to feature new environmentally friendly administration building - July 12, 2008
Preliminary work begins on Fort McMurray interchanges - July 11, 2008
Alberta surges ahead with climate change action plan - July 8, 2008

June 2008

Infrastructure investment brings energy-efficient upgrades to historic Calgary Public Building - June 30, 2008
Construction begins on new five-lane bridge in Fort McMurray - June 23, 2008
Driver knowledge test now available in nine languages - June 23, 2008
Province promotes trade with Texas at transportation summit - June 19, 2008
Tough new rules to keep chronic drunk drivers off Alberta's roads - June 17, 2008

May 2008

Police join forces to target impaired drivers across the provinceMay 28, 2008
Highway construction ready to roll in central, southern Alberta - May 2, 2008
Highway construction ready to roll in northwestern Alberta - May 2, 2008
Record construction season planned for Highway 63 - May 2, 2008
Alberta launches record setting construction season - May 1, 2008

April 2008

2008-11 Capital Plan delivers $22.2 billion for municipalities, housing, hospitals, schools, and roads - April 22, 2008
Highway 28 twinning improves safety and connects the community - April 7, 2008

February 2008

County of Wetaskiwin and the Village of Clive residents benefit from four infrastructure investments - February 2, 2008
County of Thorhild receives infrastructure funding to improve safety at railway crossing - February 1, 2008
Government of Canada and Province of Alberta announce funding for upgrade to major roadway in Morinville - February 1, 2008
County of Barrhead upgrades improve safety and airport access - February 1, 2008
Funding Improves County of Lethbridge Infrastructure Management - February 1, 2008
High Level and Zama City to benefit from infrastructure investment - February 1, 2008

January 2008

Camrose and the County of Stettler receive infrastructure investments - January 24, 2008
Municipalities in the Crowfoot region to benefit from infrastructure investments - January 23, 2008
Town of Banff receives $6 million for new Community Centre - January 21, 2008
County of Grande Prairie residents to benefit from waterworks investment - January 18, 2008
Towns of Okotoks and Pincher Creek Benefit from Infrastructure Investments - January 10, 2008
Safety is anything but pedestrian for Albertans - January 7, 2008
Take extra precaution at intersections during winter months - January 7, 2008
‘Tis the season to snowmobile safely - January 7, 2008

December 2007

Penhold receives $6 million for new multiplex facility - December 20, 2007
$1.3 million to improve vital transportation link through Saddle Hills County - December 20, 2007
Red Deer residents get upgraded public transit services - December 20, 2007
Red Deer County residents get cleaner and safer water - December 20, 2007
Improved water system and fire protection for 7,600 Grande Prairie homes - December 20, 2007
141 Norglenwold households to get improved wastewater system - December 19, 2007
Local residents and industry to benefit from reconstruction of Akasu Road in the County of Minburn - December 18, 2007
East Central Alberta to benefit from infrastructure investment - December 18, 2007
Town of Tofield to benefit from water and road improvements - December 17, 2007
$1.2 million for upgrades to Beaver County road and Holden wastewater system - December 17, 2007
St. Albert receives $6 million from the Government of Canada and the Province of Alberta to redevelop Riel Recreation Park - December 17, 2007
Residents of Brazeau County and the Town of Jasper will benefit from two infrastructure projects - December 17, 2007
Joint Forces Checkstop Pilot program shows the province's commitment to making Alberta's roads safer - December 14, 2007
New technologies to improve traffic flow on Calgary's Deerfoot Trail - December 10, 2007
Residents of Cold Lake and surrounding communities to benefit from more than $3.5 million infrastructure investment - December 8, 2007
Motorists have to be prepared for winter driving - December 6, 2007
Keep well back from the snowplow’s track - December 6, 2007
Checkstops’ flashing lights are a sign of the festive season - December 6, 2007
Impaired driving is not an option on Alberta’s roads - December 6, 2007
Take the road less travelled - December 6, 2007
Bill 49 improves traffic safety in Alberta - December 5, 2007
Government of Canada and Province of Alberta announced over $2 million for Stony Plain Exhibition Park revitalization - December 3, 2007

November 2007

1,100 kilometres of highway, millions of dollars cap 2007 infrastructure season - November 29, 2007
New residence for Lieutenant Governor on indefinite hold - November 28, 2007
Bill 49 aims to improve traffic safety in Alberta - November 20, 2007
Christmas tree arrives at Legislature grounds - November 19, 2007
Partners announce Safer Winter Highways campaign - November 7, 2007
Lethbridge Courthouse and Sifton House get $300,000 for upgradesNovember 1, 2007

October 2007

Milk River bypass replaces last two-lane section of Highway 4 - October 30, 2007
South Edmonton Ring Road crosses the finish line - October 22, 2007
Michener Centre building turned into affordable housing facility - October 18, 2007
Province invests $1 million in Red Deer facilities upgrades - October 18, 2007
New parking garage to be built next to the Jubilee Auditorium - October 18, 2007
Increase in traffic collisions and injuries calls for action - October 18, 2007
New Aldersyde interchange greatly improves intersection safety October 10, 2007
Highway 43 twinning to go through Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation - October 5, 2007
School bus safety rules keep children out of harm's way October 4, 2007
Operation Impact revs up in drive to save lives October 4, 2007
Wildlife on Alberta’s roads is a danger to drivers October 4, 2007
Province considers redeveloping Edmonton's historic Federal Building October 3, 2007
Three groups qualify to bid on north Edmonton ring road P3 project October 3, 2007

September 2007

Young Albertans "Walk the Talk" for traffic safety - September 26, 2007
Motorists and cyclists share responsibility on Alberta’s roads - September 25, 2007
Latest twinned section on Highway 43 improves safety for motorists - September 20, 2007
MLA Len Mitzel to represent Alberta at major trade conference in Denver - September 17, 2007
Minister Ouellette to promote Alberta at World Road Congress in Paris - September 11, 2007

August 2007

New interchange to connect three highways - August 30, 2007
Construction starts on long-awaited Grande Prairie bypass - August 29, 2007
Drivers advised to use caution and watch out for school children - August 24, 2007
Safety is anything but pedestrian for Albertans - August 24, 2007
Abertans input invited to re-accredit enforcers of commercial vehicle safety laws - August 23, 2007
Calgary Courts Centre opening re-scheduled to September - August 17, 2007
North Edmonton Ring Road alignment finalized at St. Albert Trail - August 15, 2007

July 2007

North Edmonton Ring Road moves ahead as a P3 project - July 24, 2007
Safety junction - motorists need to use caution at intersections - July 11, 2007
School's out! Motorists reminded to watch out for kids on Alberta's streets - July 6, 2007

June 2007

Improvements to Highway 9 increase safety for motorists - June 26, 2007
Grande Prairie bypass unclogs city arteries - June 21, 2007
Work starts on the twinning of Highway 63 - June 19, 2007

May 2007

Protect yourself by wearing a helmet when cycling - May 18, 2007
Alberta's highways get spring cleaning - May 18, 2007
Rider control and sharing the road are keys to safe motorcycling - May 18, 2007
Roadside repair requires drivers to make safety a priority - May 9, 2007
Trying to “beat the train” could be a deadly game - May 9, 2007
Industry contribution helps maintain Dunvegan Bridge - May 2, 2007

April 2007

Young Albertans give roadsides a spring cleaning - Apr 26, 2007
Children's safety highlighted during United Nations Global Road Safety Week, April 23 - 29 - April 16, 2007
Spring weather can test drivers’ skills - April 5, 2007

March 2007

Cooling system to be replaced at Chinook Regional Hospital - March 23, 2007
Over $900,000 for street improvements and a regional recycling centre for two Peace Country communities - March 23, 2007
Stay safe -- buckle up, says the Alberta government - March 9, 2007
Motorists play key role in school bus safety - March 9, 2007
Distracted drivers pose a danger on Alberta’s busy roads - March 9, 2007
Over $6.8 million in recreation and cleaner water for communities in Eastern Alberta - March 13, 2007
City of Calgary gets $30 million for new heat and power energy system - March 12, 2007
Spruce Grove residents will benefit from $8.5 million for a new cultural and recreation centre - March 09, 2007
Red Deer Residents to benefit from over $5 million for park upgrades and improvements to local intersection - March 08, 2007
Town of Drayton Valley receives over $3.5 million from Canada's New Government and Alberta Government for wastewater treatment facility - March 07, 2007
Residents of Edmonton and Strathcona County will benefit from new transit facilities and improved water quality - March 06, 2007
New, energy-efficient fire hall will increase safety for residents of Lac Ste. Anne County - March 05, 2007
New aquatic centre and improved driver safety for the Town of Whitecourt and Woodlands County - March 05, 2007
New bridge for Yellowhead County will benefit local drivers and industry - March 03, 2007
Town of Edson receives $6 million for clean drinking water - March 03, 2007
Federal-Provincial Governments Support Mayerthorpe Fallen Four Memorial Society Initiative that Pays Tribute to Peace Officers - March 02, 2007

February 2007

Canada's New Government And Alberta Invest $3.5 Million to Improve Drinking Water and Bring Major Road Improvement for Southwest Alberta - February 24, 2007
New roadway to access middle school site will support residential growth in the Town of Millet - February 23, 2007
Residents in Wetaskiwin now have access to clean drinking water - February 23, 2007
Lacombe residents will benefit from expanded facilities and improved safety for drivers - February 23, 2007
Northeast Calgary ring road construction starts in spring - February 22, 2007
Game on! Motorists need to be on the lookout for kids playing street hockey - February 16, 2007
Slowing down is the best strategy to avoid a wildlife collision - February 16, 2007

Safer roads, clean water and lower risk of floods for Lethbridge, $6.48 million from Canada's New Government and the Government of Alberta - February 10, 2007
Communities in Southern Alberta get important infrastructure funding from Canada's New Government and the Government of Alberta - February 09, 2007
Drivers and hockey fans will benefit from two projects in East Central Alberta - February 09, 2007
First Alberta Communities Receive Funding for Public Transit and Water, Sewage and Waste Management Systems - February 02, 2007
Medicine Hat Drivers Will Benefit From Extension And Improvements To South Boundary Road - February 02, 2007
Canada's New Government and Alberta Invest $6 Million in New Arena for Citizens Of Brooks and the County of Newell - February 02, 2007

January 2007

Construction to begin this spring on new access road to hospital - January 17, 2007
Alberta Snowmobile Association lists safety as a top priority - January 11, 2007

 

December 2006

Celebrate the festive season responsibly - December 22, 2006
Impaired driving is still a problem on Alberta's roads - December 22, 2006
Checkstops and patrols aim to catch impaired drivers - December 01, 2006

November 2006

Vehicle preparation is the key to safe winter driving - November 24, 2006
Partners launch Safer Winter Highways campaign - November 17, 2006
Increase in traffic deaths and collisions calls for joint action - November 17, 2006
Massive white spruce arrives at Legislature November 17 - November 16, 2006
Additional funds flow for regional water and wastewater systems - November 16, 2006
Resource industry benefits from increased roadway investment - November 16, 2006
More consultation required before any changes to provincial Hours of Service rules for truckers - November 08, 2006
$7.3 million for Francophone school capital projects - November 03, 2006
$30 million flows to water research - November 03, 2006
Government takes on the challenge of improving traffic safety - November 02, 2006
$34 million invested in steel-framed modular classrooms - November 02, 2006

October 2006

Fort McMurray bypass lane will reduce traffic congestion - October 31, 2006
Alberta homes and businesses to receive natural gas rebates in November - October 31, 2006
Parents play a key role in teaching children about school bus safety - October 26, 2006
Police now have the power to seize vehicles used to solicit prostitutes - October 23, 2006
Winter cameras provide up-to-date road conditions for motorists - October 20, 2006
Alert drivers play critical role in school bus safety - October 16, 2006
Province officially opens Anthony Henday Drive Southwest to 30,000 daily motorists - October 16, 2006
Travel to St. Paul made easier with new Highway 29 designation - October 10, 2006
Alberta cracks down on overdue traffic fines - October 05, 2006
More Sheriffs hit the highways Thanksgiving weekend - October 05, 2006
Highway 11 receives two new lanes - October 04, 2006

September 2006

New interchange bridges two hospitals - September 27, 2006
Children Walk the Talk to highlight the importance of traffic safety - September 27, 2006
Government annual reports outline programs and accomplishments of 2005-06 - September 26, 2006
Twinning work plows ahead on Highway 21 - September 22, 2006
Drivers urged to look out for kids who are back in school - September 15, 2006
Construction set to begin on Turner Valley containment system - September 14, 2006
Calgary Courts Centre reaches key milestone - September 13, 2006
Unique roundabout improves highway intersection - September 01, 2006

August 2006

$303.3 million allocated for Phase II school infrastructure - August 31, 2006

July 2006

New highway maintenance contracts kick in on Aug. 1 - July 27, 2006
A good attitude is key to safe driving and avoiding road rage - July 26, 2006
Construction zone signs are there for a reason - July 25, 2006
More divided roadway added on Highway 2 - July 20, 2006
Driver distractions put road users at risk - July 12, 2006
School's out! Motorists reminded to watch out for kids on Alberta's streets - July 06, 2006
Modernized electronic driver knowledge test will reduce fraud and increase safety on Alberta's roads - July 05, 2006
Newly completed Lois Hole Memorial Garden ready for visitors - July 04, 2006

June 2006

Last gravel section of Highway 833 to be paved this year - June 28, 2006
Motorists and cyclists share responsibility on our roads - June 27, 2006
Highway 22 becomes wider and smoother - June 13, 2006
Province, County of Grande Prairie partner for pavement - June 09, 2006
Highway maintenance keeps traffic moving smoothly - June 08, 2006

 

May 2006

Finishing touches put on Deerfoot Trail extension - May 30, 2006
Repaving and construction means a smoother ride on Highway 16 - May 23, 2006
Young people clean over 5,200 kilometres of highway - May 19, 2006
Construction work on Highways 16 and 14 will improve traffic flow - May 17, 2006
Busy year planned for Alberta's highways - May 16, 2006
Drivers reminded to slow down when passing emergency vehicles and construction workers - May 12, 2006
New standard for new provincial buildings will reduce energy costs - May 11, 2006
Spring driving can challenge even the best of drivers - May 10, 2006
Three firms to bid for northeast Calgary ring road - May 09, 2006
Fort McMurray intersection work will reduce traffic congestion by fall - May 05, 2006
Government sets new fines to spare court time - May 03, 2006

April 2006

Alberta youth spruce up roadsides for 30th time - April 27, 2006
Alberta communities to benefit from $264 million in infrastructure investment - April 19, 2006
Government promotes regional water systems - April 5, 2006

March 2006

"Go Green" standard means better quality of life in provincial buildings - March 17, 2006

February 2006

Province seeks private partners for northeast Calgary ring road - February 24, 2006
Old Wetaskiwin courthouse to become new city hall - February 24, 2006
Government commits to twinning Highway 63 (February 23, 2006
Residents get a peek at north Edmonton ring road plans - February 14, 2006
Government seeks input into redevelopment of Legislature Grounds - February 8, 2006

January 2006

New facility replaces Canmore's Lawrence Grassi Middle School - January 20, 2006

December 2005

Province accepts Health Region's proposal to restore historic building at Michener Centre - December 20, 2005
Busy construction season wraps up for 2005, bringing Albertans new schools, healthcare centres and post-secondary buildings - December 20, 2005
Alberta Legislature to be smoke-free in the New Year - December 8, 2005
Province enjoys successful highway construction season - December 7, 2005
New traffic lights are over 80 per cent more efficient than existing lights - December 6, 2005
Agreement between government and oil sands industry will improve transport of oversize loads - December 1, 2005

November 2005

Median barriers to be installed to improve Deerfoot Trail safety - November 30, 2005
Innovative P3 approach earns national recognition for Alberta - November 30, 2005
Calgarians get another look at plans for the southwest ring road - November 21, 2005
Construction smooths out road to world heritage site - November 14, 2005
Highway 36 renamed Veterans Memorial Highway - November 11, 2005
Province opens new section of Anthony Henday Drive SW - November 8, 2005
New interchange serves fast-growing community of Brooks - November 7, 2005
Province works on flood damage reduction strategy - November 4, 2005
Minister Oberg to discuss digital learning infrastructureNov 1, 2005

October 2005

New law makes Alberta roads safer for emergency and construction workers - October 28, 2005
New external advisory committee established to help Alberta's transportation system meet present and future challenges - October 24, 2005
School bus safety is all about protecting Alberta's children - October 17, 2005
Lights go out from Claresholm to Edmonton - October 7, 2005

September 2005

Young children "Walk the Talk" for traffic safety - September 28, 2005
Government provides $2.2 million to Medicine Hat College - September 17, 2005
Government breaks ground for Lois Hole memorial garden - September 16, 2005
New road will link northern Saskatchewan to Athabasca Oil Sands - September 15, 2005
Airdrie Community Health Centre getting $2.5 million upgrade - September 15, 2005
Work on Highway 55 to be done sooner than planned - September 13, 2005
New statistics reveal slight drop in traffic collisions, fewer injuries - September 12, 2005
Back to school rush means drivers need to slow down - September 7, 2005
Edmonton LRT Expansion To Be Funded Under The New Deal For Cities And Communities - September 6, 2005
Paving project improves driving conditions for oilfield, local motorists - Improvements to Highway 753 near Cynthia to be completed this fall - September 2, 2005

August 2005

Upgrading continues on Highway 58 - August 30, 2005
Immediate licence suspensions help reduce number of impaired drivers. - August 26, 2005
Minister Oberg leads research mission to Israel - August 25, 2005
Another 59 green infrastructure projects and $14.6 million approved for Alberta communities - August 18, 2005
Province provides $1 million to improve key Red Deer intersection - August 15, 2005
Motorists using Highway 595 in for a smooth ride - August 15, 2005
New bridge offers more room to roll - August 11, 2005
Newly paved highway serves Metis settlement - August 11, 2005
Construction brings Highway 519 up to speed - August 11, 2005
Highway improvements for Morinville area moving ahead - August 8, 2005
Seventeen Alberta Communities Benefit From $12 Million in Green Infrastructure Investments - August 3, 2005
School maintenance funds increasing by 140 per cent - August 4, 2005

July 2005

New interchange improves intersection safety - July 29, 2005
New south Innisfail interchange improves safety for drivers - July 25, 2005
Cost-sharing drives new blacktop for southern Alberta - July 22, 2005
Cost-sharing helps pave missing highway link - July 22, 2005
Alberta Communities Benefit From Green Infrastructure Investments - July 20, 2005
School boards receive $40 million more for school maintenance - July 15, 2005
Government to provide land for container terminal in Grande Prairie - July 8, 2005

June 2005

Calgarians get a sneak preview of southwest ring road - June 30, 2005
Provincial partnership fuels cities' transportation projects - June 29, 2005
Heavily travelled route receives heavy investment - June 29, 2005
Road construction further divides Highway 43 - June 27, 2005
Trucking sector first to agree to reduce greenhouse gas emissions - June 22, 2005
Added classrooms meet priority enrolment needs - June 16, 2005
Highway 619 receives a missing link - June 15, 2005

May 2005

Boost in funding keeps Peace River school construction projects moving forward - May 26, 2005
Ministers Release Western Transportation Strategy - May 25, 2005
Highway 2 receives 'Royal' treatment - May 23, 2005
5,900 kilometres of highway receive spring cleaning - May 20, 2005
New, tougher road test coming May 20 - May 19, 2005
Province, Parkland County share road improvement costs - May 18, 2005
NEW DEAL FOR CITIES AND COMMUNITIES - May 14, 2005
Province to build official residence for Lieutenant Governor - May 13, 2005
Alberta, Israel to share water conservation research - May 12, 2005
Unveiling offers window of opportunity for Royal watchers - May 12, 2005
Grant MacEwan College receives $46.1 million for new Health Care Learning Centre - May 12, 2005
Canmore Catholic School construction given green light - May 9, 2005
Alberta invests $530 million for highways to the oil sands - May 3, 2005

April 2005

Alberta youth give highways a spring cleaning - April 29, 2005
Health and learning centre given the $577 million go-ahead - April 26, 2005
Legislative changes make Alberta roads safer - April 14, 2005
Unparalleled $3-billion municipal infrastructure funding to begin flowing - April 14, 2005
Record $9.2 billion investment in infrastructure builds Alberta for the future - April 13, 2005

March 2005

Partnership Funds Drive Rural Transportation Projects - March 22, 2005
Rural Albertans are saving lives by buckling up - March 15, 2005
Southwest Calgary ring road moves forward - March 11, 2005
Changes will help resolve rail crossing disputes - March 8, 2005
Partnership makes Highway 3 and 36 intersection safer - March 3, 2005
$13.5 million school capital project announced for Raymond - March 3, 2005

February 2005

Minister Oberg to speak on building technology into schools at California education and research conference - February 10, 2005
New cargo rules increase safety on Alberta's roads - February 10, 2005

Governments Of Canada And Alberta Announce Contribution Agreements For Intelligent Transportation Systems - February 3, 2005

January 2005

Innovative planning means new interchanges to Stoney Trail - January 28, 2005
P3 enables Anthony Henday Drive S.E. to open in 2007 - January 25, 2005
Major Funding Flows For Wastewater Treatment In The Alberta Capital Region - January 20, 2005

December 2004

New interchange makes highway travel more safe and efficient - December 10, 2005

October 2004

Grande Prairie, High Prairie hospitals approved to plan for expansion - October 21, 2004
Supportive living facilities for seniors to be built in rural Alberta - October 21, 2004
Cross Cancer Institute begins planning expansion - October 20, 2004
Health planning studies approved for Camrose, Viking - October 20, 2004
Planning studies for health facilities in Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park announced - October 14, 2004
Aspen Health Region to upgrade Edson, Barrhead hospitals - October 13, 2004
New and improved health facilities for Rimbey and Red Deer - October 08, 2004
Capital funding expands health facilities in southern Alberta - October 06, 2004

September 2004

Infrastructure's 2003-04 Annual Report focuses on growth and preservation - September 30, 2004
Safer Drivers and Roads, and Stronger Partnerships were the focus for Alberta Transportation in 2003-04 - September 30, 2004
"Walk the Talk" for traffic safety - Point, Pause and Proceed - September 29, 2004
Communities Get Quality Of Life Infrastructure Boost - September 22, 2004
Alberta's 2003 collision statistics serve as a reminder for motorists to use caution while driving on Alberta's roads - September 8, 2004
McDermid recommends road safety plan and sustainable funding for traffic safety in Alberta - September 8, 2004
Funding Paves The Way For New Cultural & Recreational Facility - September 3, 2004
Alberta Inspector is Top in North America - September 3, 2004

August 2004

$20 million schools investment benefits St. Paul students - August 26, 2004
Accreditation assessment team invites public comment - August 20, 2004
Justice will be served in new Calgary Courts Centre - August 18, 2004
Michener Centre Expression of Interest deadline extended - August 13, 2004

July 2004

116 Street in Grande Prairie to be widened - July 8, 2004
Highway 39 widening continues - July 8, 2004
Medicine Hat road to receive $7 million in improvements - July 8, 2004
Widening of Mayor Magrath Drive continues (July 8, 2004
Upgraded intersection to reduce traffic delays - July 8, 2004
Government seeks ideas for use of Michener Centre facility - July 07, 2004

June 2004

Paving the road to a safe construction season - June 25, 2004
Aspen Health Region expanding mental health services - June 24, 2004
Chinook Health Region improves access to community health programs - June 23, 2004
Medicine Hat program helps patients with chronic diseases - June 23, 2004
Funding paves the way for smoother landings at Coronation airport - June22, 2004
LittleProject ensures water supplies in south - June 17, 2004
WestViewth Centre expands community care programs - June 09, 2004

May 2004

Agreement government means bright future for CKUA - May 11, 2004
Volunteersn 5,700 km of Alberta highways - May 7, 2004
Highwayssmarter - May 5, 2004
Governmentides funds for post-secondary project in Lethbridge - May 05, 2004
Newenhances development and protection of Alberta's highways - May 4, 2004

April 2004

Agreements green light to start functional plan on Southwest Calgary Ring Road - April 30, 2004
Crosser Institute receives funding for capital projects - April 28, 2004
Funds at community airports - April 27, 2004
Grants growing cities - April 23, 2004
Highwaysspring cleaning on May 1 - April 22, 2004
Provincests an additional $25 million in improving regional water systems - April 21, 2004
ALBERTAUNITIES GET $25 MILLION BOOST IN INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING - April 15, 2004
Schoolsrayton Valley moving ahead - April 08, 2004
Schoolsorthwestern Alberta receive funding - April 07, 2004
FundingCold Lake elementary school part of 2004-07 Capital Plan - April 06, 2004
Governmentides $17.4 million for world-class recreation facility at Keyano - April 06, 2004
2004apital Plan means expanded apprenticeship training capacity at NAIT - April 05, 2004
Onowayentary school to be replaced - April 05, 2004
2004apital Plan to provide funding for post-secondary project in Banff - April 02, 2004
2004apital Plan to provide funding for post-secondary projects in Calgary - April 02, 2004
Schoolsanmore and Okotoks moving ahead - April 02, 2004

March 2004

$53ion means more beds, upgrades for Capital Health - March 30, 2004
Governmentonds to health facility needs in Calgary - March 29, 2004
Albertaunities benefit from Resource Road Program - March 29, 2004
Newols accommodate student needs in Calgary - March 29, 2004
Governmenting supports U of A, Augustana merger - March 26, 2004
Provincialways to receive $2 billion investment - March 25, 2004
Parentsi>Geared to Goto help new drivers - March 19, 2004
Waterwastewater grants pour in - March 17, 2004
Fundings for water pipeline in southern Alberta - March 16, 2004
Threes selected to bid on Edmonton's southeast ring road - March 3, 2004
Highwaymprovements down the road - March 2, 2004

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