Alberta Transportation will be breaking ground on intersection improvements at Hwy. 12 and 67th Street in Stettler adjacent to the Tim Hortons, McDonalds, Boston Pizza, and Canadian Tire.
Improvements will include medians, the installation of traffic signals and illumination, as well as crosswalk installations at Hwy. 12 and 60th Street. and Hwy. 12 and 59th Street in Stettler, the town recently said in a release.
“This project has always been a priority for our community, and getting to this point has taken commendable dedication from past and current members of council and administration,” said Mayor Sean Nolls.
“The improvements planned for this intersection will significantly boost pedestrian and driver safety as well as regulate traffic flow in our busy west end. We are very thankful that Alberta Transportation has identified this intersection as a priority and I am very excited to see the positive outcomes of these improvements for years to come.”
Construction is expected to commence in mid-August and be completed by October.
Work will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily.