Backgrounder : Local and regional roads projects in the City of Winnipeg – allocations towards projects in 2016


The City of Winnipeg used part of its 2016 federal Gas Tax Fund allocation to fund the following road improvement projects:

Project Description


Mill and Fill Preservation

Portage Avenue - Minto to Empress

Main Street – Mountain to Redwood

Main Street – Inkster to Mountain

Isabel Street – Notre Dame to William

Notre Dame Avenue – Wall to Arlington

Academy Road – Stafford to Maryland Bridge

Academy Road – Campbell to Renfrew

Lagimodiere Blvd – Dugald to Marion

St Mary’s Road – St Annes to Lyndale

Watt Street – Chalmers to Nairn

Reconstruction and Major Rehabilitation

Pembina Highway South Bound - Bairdmore North Leg to Kirkbridge

Ness Avenue East Bound – Overdale to Rutland

Sargent Avenue – Victor to Arlington

Academy Road – Harrow to Stafford

Maryland Street – Ellice to Portage

Maryland Street – Portage to Broadway

Archibald Street – Watt to #80 Archibald to Nairn

Keewatin Street South Bound – Logan to Notre-Dame

Logan Avenue – Keewatin to Blake

Pembina Highway – Grant to Osborne

Corydon Avenue West Bound – Montrose to Niagara

Pavement Rehabilitation

Grassie and Lagimodiere boulevards intersection

Lane Renewals

  • Chancellor Dr./Waverley St – Lake Lindero Rd to Lake Crest Rd
  • Cork Ave/Armstrong Ave – Salter St to Sly Dr
  • Partridge Ave/Royal Ave – Salter St to Powers St
  • Taylor Ave/CNR Tracks – CPR Tracks to Renfrew Bay
  • Palk Rd/Grosvenor Ave – Wellingston Cr to Ruskin Row
  • Cordova St/Campbell St – Kingsway to Grosvenor Ave
  • Jake Crest Rd N – Waverley St to Chancellor Dr
  • Grosvenor Ave/Dorchester Ave – Bounded by Grosvenor Ave, Dorchester Ave, Lilac St and Wentworth St
  • Kramble Pl – Bounded by Crossgate Rd, Whitehall Blvd and St. Martin Blvd
  • Oxford St/Cambridge St – Bounded by Oxford St, Cambridge St, Grosvenor Ave and Corydon Ave
  • Stradbrook Ave/Wardlaw Ave – Bounded by Stradbrook Ave, Wardlaw Ave, Scott St and Donald St
  • Waterloo St/Ash St – Bounded by Waterloo St, Ash St, Wellington Cr, and Academy Rd
  • Waverley St/Oxford St – Bounded by Waverley St, Oxford St, Grosvenor Ave, and Kingsway Ave
  • Chestnut St/Walnut St – Bounded by Chestnut St, Walnut St, Westminster Ave, and Preston Ave
  • Fife St/McPhillips St – The Eastern most North/South Block bounded by Fife St, McPhillips St, Troy Ave, and Chamberlain Ave
  • Garfield St N/Sherburn St – Bounded by Garfield St N, Sherburn St and Notre-Dame Ave
  • Main St (Semple Ave/Burrin Ave) – The Western most North/South block bounded by Main St, Scotia St, Semple Ave, and Burrin Ave
  • Main St (Kingsbury Ave/Royal Ave) – The Western most North/South block bounded by Main St, Scotia St, Kingsbury Ave, and Royal Ave
  • Newman St/Basswood Pl – Bounded by Newman St, Basswood Pl, Wolseley Ave, and Portage Ave
  • Perth Ave/Jefferson Ave – The South/East corner of the block bounded by Perth Ave, Jefferson Ave, St. Andrews St, and Powers St.
  • Victor St/Agnes St – Bounded by Victor St, Agnes St, Ellice Ave, and Sargent Ave
  • Young St/Spence St – Bounded by Young St, Spence St, Sargent Ave, and Cumberland Ave

Local Street Improvements

  • Saulteaux Cr (West Leg) – Murray Park Rd to Moray St
  • De Baets St – Paquin Rd to Carriel Sys St.
  • Mathers Ave – Ash St to Campbell St – Concrete Reconstruction
  • Lorette Ave – Arbuthnot St to Stafford St – Rehabilitation
  • Scotland Ave – Wentworth St to 50 m West – Concrete Reconstruction
  • Jessie Ave – Nassau St N to Daly St N – Concrete Reconstruction
  • Cockburn St S – Kylemore Ave to Rathgar Ave – Asphalt Reconstruction
  • Vivian Ave from Rue des Meurons to St. Mary’s Rd
  • Portland Ave from St. George Rd to Neepawa St
  • Traverse Ave from Enfield Cr to St. Mary’s Rd
  • Dussault Ave from Cottonwood Rd to Bibeau Bay
  • Barker Blvd North Bound and South Bound from Robin Blvd to Barker Blvd South Leg
  • Stack St from Robin Blvd to Barker Blvd South Leg
  • Acheson Dr from West limit to Authur Creek Dr
  • Sonnichsen Place from Acheson Dr to Authur Creek Dr
  • Goodridge Cr from Acheson Dr to Authur Creek Dr

Paving of Granular Lanes

East-West lanes bounded by:

  • Lennox Ave - Fernwood Ave - St. Annes Rd - St. Andrew Rd;
  • Poplarwood Ave - Berrydale Ave - Neepawa St - St. Mary’s Rd; and Neepawa St. from Poplarwood Ave to lane north of Berrydale Ave;
  • Poplarwood Ave – Berrydale Ave – Neepawa St – St. David Road;
  • Stranmillis Ave – Imperial Ave – Rue des Meurons – St. Anne’s Road;

All lanes bounded by :

  • Wingham Ave – Bayfield Ave – Claydon Dr and the first north-south land east of St. Anne’s Road;

Lane in the block bounded by:

  • Kitson St - Hanbury St – Kenny St – Tache Ave

Local Thin Bituminous Overlay

  • Amarynth Cr South Leg – 36 Amarynth Cr / School Rd
  • Ayr Blvd – Kelvin Blvd/Grant Ave
  • Bellemer Dr – Grandmont Blvd/Le Maire St
  • Cannes Cr – Mandalay Dr/Jefferson Ave
  • Carlos Lane – Carlotta Cres
  • Chancery Bay – Burland Ave
  • Emily St – McDermot Ave/Notre Dame Ave
  • Gascon Rd – Forrester Ave/Woodydell Ave
  • Glasgow Ave – McDermot Ave/Notre Dame Ave
    Hewitt Cr – Eldridge Ave to Haney St
  • Hyatt Place – Dakota St to Novavista Dr
  • Jonathan Cres – Forest Cove Dr to Rose Hill Way
  • Killarney Ave – Caledon Rd to Acadia Bay
  • La Porte Drive – Le Maire St to End
  • Lanark St – Kingsway to Academy Rd
  • Linden Ridge Dr – Falcon Ridge Dr to Laurel Ridge Dr
  • Livinia Ave – Knox St to Buchanan Blvd
  • Manitoba Ave – Salter St to McGregor St
    Manor House Ct – Mapleglen Dr
  • Mansard Cs – Jefferson Ave
  • Marquis Cr – Margate Rd. to Madrigal Cs
  • Monticello Rd – Scurfield Blvd
  • Prescott Rd – Leeds Ave to Ryerson Ave
  • Strand Cl – Charing Cross Cr
  • Tamarac Bay – Lakewood Blvd
  • Thunder Bay – Woodydell Ave to Brampton St
  • Wellington Ave – E end to Empress St
  • Westmoreland Rd – Columbia Dr to Sheffield Rd
  • Woodcott Place – Duncan Norrie Dr to Lindenwood Drive W
  • Beliveau Rd E – St. Anne’s Rd to Marlene St
  • Cusson St – Archibald St to Evans St
  • Edgewood St – Des Meurons to End
  • Emerson Ave – Rothesay St to Henderson Highway
  • Foxborough Rd – Alex Taylor Dr
  • Gareau St – Archibald St to Evans St
  • Guilbault St – Des Meurons St to End
  • Herbert Ave – Cameron St to Foster St
  • Larche Ave West – Winona St to Day St
  • McMillan Ave – Stafford St to Lilac St
  • Prosper St – Archibald St to End
  • Rizer Cr – Louelda St to Kimberly Ave
  • Rizzuto Bay – Rougeau Ave to Rougeau Ave
  • Spence St – Sargent Ave to Ellice Ave
  • Tamarind Dr – Whellams Lane to End
  • Willow Point Rd – Pebble Beach Rd to Willowlake Cres

Sidewalk Renewals

  • Ravelston Ave West (North side) from Plessis Rd to Hoka St
  • Edison Ave from Broad Bay to De Graff Pl
  • Matheson Ave from McGregor St to Salter St
  • Lisgar Ave (South side) Austin St N. to Beaconsfield St
  • Rosseau Ave E. from Ravelston Ave E. to Leola St
  • Manchester Blvd N. (North side) Wildwood St to Point Road
  • Edderton Ave (South side) from Beaumont St to Daniel St
  • Aberdeen Ave (South side) from Main St to East end
  • Alfred Ave from Arlington St to McKenzie St
  • St. Anthony Ave from Salter St to Main St
  • Berrydale Ave from St. Anne’s Road to East End
  • Blenheim (South side) St. Anne’s Rd to Des Meurons St
  • Blenheim Ave (North side) St. Anne’s Rd to Overton St
  • Dubuc St (South side) from Enfield Cres to Des Meurons St
  • Enfield Cres (South side) from St. Mary’s Rd to Dubuc St
  • Rathgar Ave from Daly St S to Osborne St
  • Rathgar Ave (North side) from Cockburn St S to Argue St
  • Provencher Blvd (North side) from Archibald St to Nadeau St
  • Des Meurons St (West side) from Provencher Blvd to De La Cathedrale Ave
  • Corydon Ave (North side) from Sir John Franklin Rd to Lindsay St
  • Taylor Ave (North side) from Renfrew St to Lindsay St
  • Tuxedo Ave (North side) from Edgeland Blvd to Chataway Blvd
  • Arlington St (East side) from Notre Dame Ave to Wellington Ave

Disraeli Bridge

Design, Build and Finance the Disraeli Bridge and Overpass Facility

Chief Peguis Trail

Design, Build and Finance the Chief Peguis Trail


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