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2017 Capital Projects Map (pdf)

2017 Paving - Contract A - 51st Street and 52nd Street
Contractor: ACE Enterprises Ltd.
Start Date: Last week of May

The rehabilitation of 51 Street and 52 Street consists of replacement of approximately 200m of asphalt road on each street between 52 Avenue and 51 Avenue. Work will include replacement of the asphalt surface, sidewalk, curb and gutter as well as replacement of existing street lights in coordination with Northland Utilities Ltd.

2017 Paving - Contract A - Con Road 
Contractor: ACE Enterprises Ltd.
Start Date: To be determined

The work scheduled for 2017 on Con Road will include gravel installation and paving between 54 Street and Rycon Drive as well as the installation of  a sidewalk along the south side of the road. 

2017 Paving - Contract A - Kam Lake Road
Contractor: ACE Enterprises Ltd.
Start Date: Early June

Work on Kam Lake Road will include complete replacement of roadway asphalt, the addition of 3m asphalt pathways and concrete curb on both sides of the road, as well as street light installation in coordination with Northland Utilities Ltd. Paving activity will be coordinated around the installation of new traffic signals at the intersection of Finlayson Drive and Kam Lake Road. This project will also feature a new bus pull-out on Finlayson Drive near the existing Dusseault Court bus stop.

2017 Paving - Contract B - Franklin Avenue
Contractor: NWT Construction
Start Date: May 25

Paving activity for Franklin Avenue will be done in coordination with this summer's sewer upgrades. Work planned for this summer include paving of Franklin Avenue between Norseman Drive and Forrest Drive on both inbound and outbound lanes, replacement of all curb, and installation of a 3m asphalt pathway on each side of the road. Other construction items will include street light upgrades in coordination with Northland Utilities Ltd. as well as installation of three new bus pullouts.

2017 Paving - School Draw Avenue Parking Lot
Contractor: Not Yet Awarded
Start Date: September 2017

The 2017 budget is specifically for grading, rearrangement and asphalt surfacing of the site, as well as increased signage. Public participation will help provide the appropriate parking solutions and enhance place making in Yellowknife's historic Old Town district. Implementation may be spread over multiple years, subject to final design and budget considerations.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract A - Williams Avenue
Contractor: NWT Construction Ltd.
Start Date: Last week of May

Construction will include the replacement of water, sewer, and storm piping from Range Lake Road along Williams Avenue, Beck Court and adjoining easements. The project will also include installation of service connections, a new water hydrant and replacement of the existing hydrants within the project area. The road will be topped with gravel at the end of the project and will be scheduled for paving in 2018.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract B - Finlayson Drive 
Contractor: RTL
Start Date: Week of May 23

Construction will include the replacement of water, sewer, and storm piping along Finlayson Drive between Cinnamon Court and Hordal Road. The road will be topped with gravel at the end of the project and will be scheduled for paving in 2018.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract B - Forrest Park 
Contractor: RTL
Start Date: Week of May 29

Construction will include the replacement of water, sewer, service connections and storm piping along Forrest Park.  The road will be topped with gravel at the end of the project and will be scheduled for paving in 2018.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract C - Calder Crescent
Contractor: NWT Construction Ltd.
Start Date: Early to Mid-June

Construction will include the replacement of water, sewer, service connections and storm piping along Calder Crescent. The project will also include the replacement of a water hydrant on Finlayson Drive. All asphalt and curb will be removed during construction and the road will be topped with gravel at the end of the project. Calder Crescent is scheduled for paving in 2018.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract C - Lamoureux Road
Contractor: NWT Construction Ltd.
Start Date: Week of May 29

Construction will include the replacement of water, sewer, service connections and storm piping along Lamoureux Road. Other project tasks will include replacement of existing water hydrants and grade changes to the street. The road will be topped with gravel at the end of the project and will be scheduled for paving in 2018.

2017 Water and Sewer - Contract D - Franklin Avenue 
Contractor: NWT Construction Ltd.
Start Date: Thursday, May 18

Construction will include the replacement of approximately 550m of sewer pipe along Franklin Avenue between Norseman Drive and Reservoir Road.  Storm pipe will be replaced at the Forrest Drive intersection and YK Arena Parking Lot. The project area will have all asphalt and curb removed and gravels replaced. Paving of the project area is anticipated to begin immediately following completion of the project in 2017. 

 

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