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Province announces bridge twinning

Post Date:March 16, 2017 3:00 pm

Government of Alberta announces Highway 15 Bridge Twinning

FORT SASKATCHEWAN, ALBERTA, (March 16, 2017) – The City of Fort Saskatchewan is very pleased with today’s provincial budget announcement on the twining of the Highway 15 bridge.

“Fort Saskatchewan residents and members of City Council have been asking the Province to look at the transportation issues within the region for the last several years,” commented Mayor Gale Katchur.

“The announcement is very good news for the prosperity of Alberta’s Industrial Heartland and for the quality of life for our residents. We look forward to continued dialogue with the Province and our community as the project unfolds and more information is available,” Katchur concluded.


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Fort Saskatchewan is a vibrant economic and cultural hub located just 15 minutes northeast of Edmonton on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River. Home to more than 24,500 people, the City proudly manages state of the art recreation, culture and historic amenities including 75 kms of outdoor trails, a performing arts theatre and fitness centre within the Dow Centennial Centre and the 1875 – 1885 NWMP Fort Representation in historic downtown.