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Alternate 68 Street Access Routes

Option 1
Option 2
Option 3
Option 4
Option 4A - passenger vehicles only

About the Project

Stage 1 improvements begin to transform Yellowhead Trail into a freeway facility. Following public meetings in 2011, the approved concept plans include changes at the following locations:

  • Yellowhead Trail, 66 Street Access Management: closing access to Yellowhead Trail at 67 Street north and south of Yellowhead Trail; closing access to Yellowhead Trail at 68 Street north and south of Yellowhead Trail; and closing direct access to Yellowhead Trail from all alleys and driveways between 66 Street and 68 Street. Closure of access to 62 Street from Yellowhead Trail.
  • Yellowhead Trail at 89 Street: closure of access to 89 Street and service road from Yellowhead Trail. Pedestrian access maintained at 82 Street and 97 Street.

89 Street and Yellowhead Trail Approved Concept Plan

97 Street and Yellowhead Trail Concept Plan

82 Street and Yellowhead Trail Concept Plan

Impacts

Property Impacts

Yellowhead Trail has mature and fully developed areas on both the north and south sides which have been a key consideration in developing the proposed strategy. Depending upon the scale of improvement within the corridor, some property acquisition will be required.

Project Lifecycle – Concept Phase

Where We Are Today

The Stage 1 Improvements for Yellowhead Trail have not received budget approval. If approved, construction would begin 1 to 2 years after that time.

For More Information

Natalie Lazurko

Transportation Planning

Title Project Manager
Telephone

780-442-4529

Email natalie.lazurko@edmonton.ca

Rob Gibbard

Title Director
Telephone 780-423-5280
Email rob.gibbard@edmonton.ca

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