Construction on the ATCO/Alberta Powerline West Fort McMurray 500 kV project is scheduled to begin on September 25 2017, in various locations between Highway 2 and Martin Hills Road (Townships 72 to 75). Vegetation removal will begin first, followed by foundation installations, tower assembly, and stringing. Following completion of construction, reclamation work will begin. Initial construction work is scheduled to be complete by March 2018.
For safety reasons, traditional land use activities including harvesting will be restricted in and around the immediate areas of active construction.
For more information please contact Bruce Gladue.
(780) 455 2200 ext. 206
Click here to view the construction rout map.