Annual Sidewalk Improvements Program Continues in Five Locations

Annual Sidewalk Improvements Program Continues in Five Locations


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The City’s annual sidewalk program continues with upgrades, replacements, or removals occurring on five sites starting Tuesday, August 2.

The locations include:

  • 92 Avenue Service Road from 99 Street to End
  • 91A Avenue from 98 Street to 9617 91A Avenue
  • Poplar Drive from 72 Avenue to 76 Avenue
  • Country Club - Loop (66 Avenue, 67 Avenue, 93 Street, 94 Street)
  • Country Club - Loop (94 Street, 93 Street, 62 Avenue)

Sidewalks at the five sites listed above are all aging infrastructure that are being replaced to increase safety, mobility, and ensure they meet current infrastructure standards.

Drivers are reminded to watch for workers in all construction areas and to pay attention to all posted signage.

Work on these sites is anticipated to be complete by September 30.

Background Information

The City’s Sidewalk Program is an annual program that aims to replace existing sidewalks and bring them as close to current standards as possible to ensure accessibility for all sidewalk users.

The City’s current standard for roads typically found in residential areas is a 1.5-metre sidewalk on one side of the road and a 10.5-metre road width.

For more information on construction, visit cityofgp.com/construction2022 or contact the City by phone at 311 or e-mail at info@cityofgp.com