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Damage to hospital street bridge forces road closures

Sections of Hospital St Bridge and highway 63 northbound remain closed after a suspected collision from a semi-trailer.

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New four-lane stretch of Highway 63 to open soon

There will be a 4-lane section of twinned Highway 63 which will open soon. Many thanks to MLA Mike Allen for his report and suggestions for the increased safety of the highway.

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Fort McMurray Road Reports

Highway 63 construction will continue until October 31 at the Parsons Creek Interchange. Expect temporary, intermittent, single-lane closures in both directions during the construction. Until November 15, traffic on Highway 63 at the Parsons Creek Interchange will be controlled using … Continue reading

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Summer construction update

The municipality gave us our Summer construction update. Construction in various areas of the city will continue well into September.

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Eight years for Highway 63 twinning

Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo MLA Mike Allen prepared his report to Minister of Transportation Ric McIver. The report outlines the $550M budget and eight years to twin Highway 63.

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MLA Mike Allen to serve as Highway 63 advisor

Premier Allison Redford has appointed MLA Mike Allen to serve as Highway 63 advisor to Minister of Transportation Ric McIver, who will deliver a report in six weeks with recommendations for improving safety and hastening the twinning of Highway 63. … Continue reading

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Protest scheduled regarding the twinning of Highway 63

Organizers have scheduled a peaceful demonstration – Highway 63 protest will take place Saturday May 5 at 11:00 at Corless Field

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Twinning of Highway 63 on PC agenda

Should they be re-elected, thePC government will hasten the twinning of Highway 63. Premier Alison Redford told reporters that the PC government is prepared to release more Crown land and increase funding to twinning efforts.

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