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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Range Road 11 (Black Bull Road) Upgrades

Range Road 11

Update: September 22, 2022
Effective Sunday, September 25 at 7:00 am, Range Road 11 will be open to traffic. Paving will commence Monday, October 3. Road will remain open while paving is in progress.

Update: August 19, 2022
Work to be completed by October 2022. Earthworks about 50% completed. Working on north half of the project. The south half is primarily to grade. Base and Paving to start in late September.

Update: August 16, 2022 
The County of Wetaskiwin has issued a temporary road closure on RANGE ROAD 11 between HIGHWAY 13 and TOWNSHIP ROAD 460 in the Province of Alberta, from 7:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 17, 2022 until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 1, 2022 .

Update: August 3, 2022
Earthworks have started. Initial grading portion has commenced; however, rain delays the work. There are poor driving conditions on Range Road 11 due to road work and summers storms, please drive with caution and to the road conditions.

Update: June 29, 2022
Earth works have started. 

Original Post: 
The County is preparing to undertake upgrades to Range Road 11 (Black Bull Rd) from Highway 13 south to the Dorchester Ranch RV resort (approximately 6 km). The work is scheduled for the construction season of 2022 (May to October). The objective of the project is to upgrade the road to a high-quality pavement standard which will improve overall performance and level of service to the local residents. The work will include excavation and removal of poor subgrade material, improvements to vertical alignment, drainage improvements, granular base course, and paving. 

The County is endeavoring to safely maintain local traffic access on this road during the project. Please be patient during the upgrades. Reduced speeds will be enforced. Thank you for your patience as the County strives to provide road infrastructure that allows for the safe travel of the public.

Should you require any further information on this project or any other project, please call the Public Works Call Centre at 780-361-6241 or email.

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