Transportationís Budget 2015 invests in key projects and protects Albertaís highways
Programs and Services
Winners of 2015 Transportation Innovation Awards
Alberta Transportation Minister Wayne Drysdale is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Minister's Awards for Transportation Innovation.
Canada Transportation Act Review
Alberta Transportation provides a safe and efficient transportation system to support Albertaís growing population and economy. As part of that work, the Government of Alberta has prepared a submission to the Canada Transportation Act (CTA) Review Panel to ensure Alberta is well-positioned to compete in global markets, now and in the future. The submission considers Alberta priorities affected by the CTA, including the national transportation systemís capacity to respond to evolving market conditions, multi-modal transportation of our major exports, strategic gateways and corridors, safe movement of goods, and accessibility for people with disabilities.
Highway 43 twinning complete
Work on twinning 20 kilometres of Highway 43 through the Sturgeon Lake Reserve is complete. The highway officially opened to traffic on September 12, 2014 and Sturgeon Heights resident Charlene Soldan was the first driver on the eastbound section of the newly twinned section. Transportation Minister Wayne Drysdale celebrated the completion of the project with special guests on October 3 in Grande Prairie.
Take a look at the final leg of the Calgary Ring Road
The Government of Alberta is continuing planning for the much anticipated final section of the Calgary Ring Road. Residents can now take a closer look at the future with the release of new planning drawings of the roadway and interchanges, current aerial photos of the route and an update on next steps as the project moves closer to shovels in the ground.