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Traffic disruptions on 51 Avenue Southbound

August 20, 2021 9:28 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of upcoming traffic disruptions as crews work to complete roadway improvements along 51 Ave SB from 53 Street to 45 Street.

The milling will take place during the day on Sunday August 22 from 7a.m. to 12a.m.. The paving is scheduled for the following weekend, Saturday August 28 and Sunday August 29 during the evening from 7p.m. to 6a.m.. Traffic will be limited to one lane only, therefore delays should be expected and alternative routes should be considered.

Signs are placed to notify drivers of detours and closures as they occur. Drivers are reminded to slow down when driving in construction zones and obey all signs. Pedestrians are reminded to cross only at designated crosswalks.

All road construction is weather dependent and schedules may be subject to change. For information about road construction and closures visit Any impacts to transit routes are posted on the City website as construction nears and can be viewed at

For more information, contact:

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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