Capital Works Program 2018

As part of its annual roads and utilities work program, the City of Fernie has commenced construction of the re-development of 9th Street in Maintown from Highway 3 to 2nd Ave. Following which, 7th St will be re-developed in the Annex from Highway 3 to 11th Ave. 

The planned re-developed roadway on 9th St from the Highway 3 to 2nd Ave features:

  • New roadway pavement and paved parking lanes
  • Improved roadway drainage
  • Concrete curb and gutter on both sides of street
  • Concrete sidewalk on the north side of the street
  • Upgrades to aging water and sewer infrastructure

**Estimated completion date end of July 2018

The re-developed roadway on 7th St from the Highway 3 to 11th Ave features:

  • New roadway pavement
  • Improved roadway drainage
  • Gravel parking lanes on either side of the pavement
  • Concrete sidewalk on the south side of 7th St from the highway to 9th Ave, to connect to the pedestrian corridor on 9th Ave
  • Upgrades to aging water and sewer infrastructure

**Estimated completion date end of July 2018

Additional Project components include work in the 8th/9th Avenue lane from 9th Street to 12th Street and work in the 10th /11th Avenue Lane from 7th to 8th Street to upgrade aging water and sewer infrastructure.