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About the Project Area

The project includes the widening of Fort Road to six lanes from Yellowhead Trail to 66 Street, with widening of the CN Rail underpass. The clearance at the CN Rail underpass will also be increased by lowering Fort Road.

Additional improvements include:

  • A new shared-use path on the west side of Fort Road
  • A new sidewalk on the east side
  • A new roadway connecting 66 Street to Fort Road, south of the CN Rail line


Where We Are Now

Concept plans have been developed for the widening of Fort Road and design is scheduled to begin in early 2019.

Project Lifecycle Concept

Public Engagement

Engagement information for all of the Yellowhead Trail Freeway Conversion projects can be found at Public Engagement. This includes engagement opportunities and reports for projects that make up the conversion of Yellowhead Trail.

Yellowhead Trail Is Changing

Stay informed with program updates and opportunities to have your say in shaping the new Yellowhead Trail.

For More Information

Yellowhead Trail Freeway Conversion




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