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About the Project

Capital Line was Edmonton’s first LRT. Planning started in 1962 and service started in time for the 1978 Commonwealth Games. It ran between Belvedere Station to Central Station. Between 1981 and 2006 six more stations open up expanding the LRT line in the Northeast and to the University area. Progress on the South portion of the Capital Line has occurred in stages. Preliminary Engineering from Century Park to Ellerslie Road was completed in 2010.

Capital Line Building Stages

Century Park to Heritage Valley

Currently in design phase, Capital Line South is reviewing preliminary engineering to bring the project up to current standards.

Clareview to Gorman

The preliminary engineering for the Northeast portion of the Capital Line was completed in 2010 and was awaiting funding to move forward.

Capital Line: Schedule

The Capital Line from Clareview to Century Park is operational. Find your schedule. 

Capital Line Map

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Design Phase Design Phase
Operate Phase Operate Phase
Public Engagement Public Engagement Meeting(s)

Building a new LRT line is a significant infrastructure project that can take several years of planning, engineering and public engagement before construction can begin.

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City of Edmonton

Telephone 780-496-4874
Email LRTprojects@edmonton.ca

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