Construction Season Alerts

67 Street Johnstone Drive roundabout project update

June 15, 2017 1:44 PM

BI-WEEKLY UPDATE FOR JUNE 15, 2017
67 STREET AND JOHNSTONE DRIVE / ORR DRIVE ROUNDABOUTS

Construction of the 67 Street and Johnstone Drive/Orr Drive roundabout and surrounding roadways has started up again. This year, we will complete the following work:

  • Road reconstruction on 67 Street, between Golden West Avenue and the roundabout
  • Paving on parts of 66 Street, Orr Drive, Johnstone Drive and 67 Street
  • Permanent pavement markings
  • Permanent street lighting
  • Asphalt trails
  • Landscaping of boulevards and roundabout circles

Happening next two weeks (June 19, 2017 to July 1, 2017)

  • Shift traffic to enable construction on North side of 67th St. East of roundabout.
  • Saw cut asphalt, commence removals of asphalt.
  • Do excavation and base construction.
  • Construct Curb and Gutter on the North side of 67th St. W/Bound
  • Continue Concrete Paving on 67 St. E/Bound and W/Bound

Road closures & Detours

  • Throughout construction the roundabout will remain open, but will be restricted to one lane in each direction. Turns in all directions will be accommodated.
  • Traffic movements on Golden West Avenue, south of 67 Street will be closed to traffic.  To access businesses on 67 Street Close, use 65 Avenue from 67 Street or south on Orr Drive from the roundabout. 
  • Left turns from eastbound 67 Street to Golden West Avenue will not be allowed. To access businesses on Golden West Avenue north of 67 Street, use Johnstone Drive and 71 Street.  Southbound traffic on Golden West Avenue will be able to turn right or left on 67 Street.
  • During this time period, there may be lane restrictions on Orr Drive.
  • Bus routes will be maintained as per existing.

Who do I contact for more information?

  • We are available by phone and email, and encourage businesses and residents to ask us questions or pass along comments. Residents and businesses who have questions or concerns during construction should contact The City at 403-342-8158 or constructionseason@reddeer.ca