2019 Roads and Utilities Replacement Program
June 14, 2019
As part of its annual roads and utilities works program, the City of Fernie will be rehabilitating 4th Avenue from 7th Street to 11th Street, 11th Street from 3rd Ave to 5th Ave, and 10th Street from 2nd Ave Lane to 4th Ave. The works will be constructed by BA Blacktop and Bob Mitchell Excavating and will commence on June 18 and continue until approximately August 30.
To ensure public safety, roads will be periodically closed to general traffic. Through traffic will be maintained for emergency vehicles where possible. Detour routes will be in place. Residential street parking during this time will be restricted to the adjacent avenues and lanes. Please obey posted construction signage and barricades.
The infrastructure improvements feature:
- Concrete sidewalk on west side 4th Avenue between 8th Street and 11th Street
- New roadway pavement
- Improved roadway drainage through installation of stormwater infrastructure
- Gravel parking lanes
- Replacement of water and sewer mains in 2nd Ave lane, 3rd Ave lane, and 10th Street in blocks highlighted above