August 9, 2019:
PROJECT COMPLETED AND ROAD OPEN TO THROUGH TRAFFIC
Note: The pathway in the immediate vicinity of the project will remain closed (near the Canada Post Office) until construction crews finish some cleanup work adjacent to the roadway.
Thank you to everyone for your patience during this project.
Aging water and sanitary mains have been replaced to provide safe, reliable infrastructure.
The City is completing water and sanitary main replacements in the area along Spencer Street. This is a big project that will require some major detours and pathway closures. The work is being staged to minimize disruption to area occupants, with a project completion date anticipated for fall, 2019.
Read the News Release (link)
- The new water main replaces old infrastructure in this area
- Water main breaks along this street often cause temporary road closures and problems for residents and businesses
- Once completed everyone will benefit from safe, reliable infrastructure in place of the 100 year old pipes we will be removing
The City of Medicine Hat is committed to an infrastructure renewal program focused on replacing aging assets to ensure quality services to its customers. We thank everyone for your understanding during this important local project. Please drive safely around work crews.
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