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Lane and sidewalk closure on 49 Avenue

October 21, 2019 8:32 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

- UPDATE - October 21, 2019 - 12:34 pm

The closure of the two eastern northbound lanes and east sidewalk has been extended to Thursday, October 24 at 4:00 p.m.



Drivers and pedestrians should be aware of a construction project that will shut down a section of northbound 49 Avenue as well as the adjacent sidewalk.

Crews will be working in the area of 49 Avenue between 43 Street and the entrance to Baymont Inn and Suites from 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22 to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23. The two easternmost northbound lanes of 49 Avenue will be closed during this time, as well as the east sidewalk. The two west lanes and the west sidewalk will remain open to traffic and pedestrians.

To avoid potential delays, drivers are asked to use 48 Avenue as a detour, and are reminded to slow down when approaching or driving in construction areas and obey all signs. Your patience and cooperation is greatly appreciated. 

For information about road construction and closures visit

For more information, contact:

Tim Ainscough
Environmental Services
The City of Red Deer

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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