|Location||Whoop-Up Drive/University Drive and Whoop-Up Drive/Scenic Drive|
With traffic growth on the Whoop Up Drive, it is expected that major
capacity issues will arise on the two interchanges at the east and west ends of
the river crossing. With City Council wanting to delay a third river crossing
as long as practical, Whoop Up Drive remains the primary route within our
transportation system connecting east and west Lethbridge.
The Transportation Master Plan has indicated that there is adequate
capacity along Whoop Up Drive; however, the interchanges at Scenic Drive and
University Drive currently experience some capacity and congestion issues which
will exacerbate in future unless improvements are made. Over the next
five to ten years some improvements are thought to be necessary. This study
will identify the improvements most practical to increase traffic flow with a
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Drop-in from 11a.m. until 7p.m.
City Hall Foyer
Missed the session?
University Drive Interchange
Scenic Drive Interchange
Ahmed Ali, P.Eng., PTOE
Transportation Engineering Manager
403 320 4038