Construction will close two downtown streets

Work is being done to prepare for the new Red Deer Justice Centre

  • Sep. 28, 2020 11:30 a.m.

Construction will force road closures on 49th and 48th streets as water, wastewater and storm services are replaced in preparation for the new Red Deer Justice Centre.

Forty-ninth Street between 48th and 49th avenues will close Tuesday and reopen Saturday. During this time, traffic will be detoured to 49th Avenue and the Sorensen Station Parkade will be closed.

Sidewalks along the south side of 49th Street will be closed.

Once 49th Street reopens, 48th Street will be closed along the same block for approximately a week.

During this time, the sidewalk along the north side of 48th Street will be closed.

Red Deer Transit service will continue to operate throughout construction, says the city.

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