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Current Construction Projects

Post Date:06/07/2018 7:45 AM

Lac La Biche County undertakes a wide variety of construction projects each year. These projects expand and improve our County's infrastructure, to better serve our residents and visitors.

Below is a summary of ongoing construction projects. Lac La Biche County works to ensure the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but please note that project scopes and timelines may change. For more complete project details, please call (780) 623-1747.

Project Name Description Location Project Timeline Consultant Construction Company

Airport Improvements

Final grading and clay import.

 Lac La Biche Airport

Expected start date is August 1, 2018. Expected completion date is September 15, 2018.

WSP|OPUS In-house
Bridge File 09445 (Beaver River near Highway 866)

Replacement of a bridge spanning the Beaver River, and accompanying roadwork.

Township Road 633B, immediately west of Highway 866.

Project is in progress. Expected completion date is July 31, 2018.

WSP|OPUS S&K Structures Ltd.
County Centre Shop Expansion

Phase I & II of expanding the County Centre's maintenance shop. A standalone, two-bay facility for mechanical and washing services is being constructed.

Yard behind Lac La Biche County Centre, on Highway 881. TBD. First phase is complete. Second phase is in tender preparations. Richards Consulting Apple Building Systems
Dumasfield Stormwater Management Pond

Construction of a stormwater management pond, to contain excess rainwater and runoff in Dumasfield subdivision in the hamlet of Lac La Biche. A local access road will also be built to connect 91 Avenue from Beaver Hill Road to Dumasfield subdivision.

Dumasfield subdivision in the hamlet of Lac La Biche, south of 91 Avenue and east of 93 Street.

Project is in progress. Expected completion date is July 30, 2018.

WSP|OPUS Rockhard Contractors Inc.

Elinor Lake Road Paving. Click here to read the official Notice of Construction.

Grading and paving of 11.4 kilometres of Township Road 652 (Elinor Lake Road).

The gravel portion of Elinor Lake Road, ending at Range Road 113.

Project is underway. Expected completion date is October 15, 2018.

WSP|OPUS Knelsen Contracting
Hamlet Entrance Signs

The two new Plamondon hamlet signs will be moved to reinstall the old Plamondon signs. Landscaping around all signs to be completed.

Throughout the County, at the entrances of hamlets. Expected construction start date is July 3, 2018. Expected completion date is August 15, 2018. In-house N/A
Hamlet Sidewalk Reconstruction Replacement of sidewalks throughout the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Multiple locations in the hamlet of Lac La Biche.

Project is underway. Expected completion date is August 15, 2018.

N/A Signature Contractors
Highway 858 Water & Sewer Replacement. Click here to read the official Notice of Construction.

Replacement of water and sewer services in the hamlet of Plamondon.

Highway 858 from Plamondon Avenue to 102 Avenue, and along 101 Avenue from Highway 858 to 102 Street.

Project is broken into five stages, occurring over a two-year period. Expected completion date for this year is August 31, 2018.

V3 Companies of Canada Ltd. Thompson Infrastructure Ltd.
Highway 881 & Beaver Hill Road Intersection

Minor deficiencies need to be corrected this intersection, which will be addressed in summer 2018.

Hamlet of Lac La Biche: intersection of Highway 881 and Beaver Hill Road  TBD. Summer 2018.    
Old Trail Walking Trail

Construction of a walking trail to improve recreational opportunities. Approximately 60 per cent complete. Paving, walking bridge connectors, and landscaping remain.

Located near Eagle Haunt Estates along the Old Trail. Project is in progress. Expected completion date is August 30, 2018. WSP|OPUS Camp 5 Paving
Plamondon/Caslan Connector

Base and pave of 15 km of Range Road 164, also known as the Plamondon/Caslan Connector.

South section of the connector, from Highway 663 to Township Road 670. Intersection improvements at Highway 663 have started. Expected completion date is October 15, 2018. Wood (Amec Foster Wheeler) Carmack's Construction
Street Lighting (101 Ave)

Local lighting improvements to enhance security and safety along 101 Avenue in the Hamlet of Lac La Biche.

Hamlet of Lac La Biche along 101 Avenue, between Fiddlers and KFC.

Expected construction start date is May 28, 2018. Expected completion date is August 17, 2018.

 N/A Fortis / Lac La Biche County Gas Coop