Highway 63 motion passes unanimously

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Highway 63 motion passes unanimously

A motion proposing harsher penalties on Alberta’s highways has passed unanimously in the legislature.

Highway 63 twinning on track for 2016 completion

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Highway 63 twinning on track for 2016 completion

Everything is on track and on schedule for the twinning of Highway 63, said MLA Don Scott at Friday morning’s Alberta Transportation progress update.

Status update on Highway 63 twinning

Posted by on Sep 16, 2013 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Status update on Highway 63 twinning

Check out an updated twinning map and read news release.

Alberta premier appoints adviser on Highway 63 twinning

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Alberta premier appoints adviser on Highway 63 twinning

Look for a solution to twinning deadly Highway 63 soon rather than later, says Alberta’s premier.

Premier Alison Redford announced today Mike Allen

Fort McMurray MLA named special adviser on twinning and other Highway 63 issues

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Fort McMurray MLA named special adviser on twinning and other Highway 63 issues

Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo MLA Mike Allen has been named special adviser to Minister of Transportation Ric McIver on Highway 63 issues.

Premier Alison Redford said Tuesday that Allen will advise McIver on specific recommendations to accelerate the twinning of the mostly two-lane road and address safety concerns.

Redford to announce plan for Highway 63

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Redford to announce plan for Highway 63

Fort McMurray residents are looking for answers from Alberta’s premier today on improvements to Highway 63.

Premier heads north to talk about Highway 63

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Premier heads north to talk about Highway 63

Alberta Premier Alison Redford is set to visit Fort McMurray Tuesday to talk with local politicians about ways to speed the twinning of Highway 63.

Alberta minister promises more action on ‘death’ highway

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | No Comments
Alberta minister promises more action on ‘death’ highway

The Alberta government will soon make an announcement on twinning Highway 63, says the province’s transportation minister.

Provincial transportation czar tours killer Alberta highway

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in News Coverage, Progress | 2 Comments
Provincial transportation czar tours killer Alberta highway

After getting a first hand look at deadly Hwy. 63 from the driver’s seat, Alberta’s newly-minted transportation czar says improving the crucial artery to Fort McMurray needs acceleration.

Successes on 63

Successes on 63

We are starting to see some movement on Highway 63: Construction Just two weeks ago there was not a single piece of machinery working on the highway. As of today, drivers have reported that construction crews are at work.