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Highway 3 Bridge Rehabilitation

Alberta Transportation has issued the following Traveller's Advisory regarding traffic delays due to rehabilitation work on the Highway 3 bridge over the Oldman River in Lethbridge from late March to the end of July.

The bridge on Highway 3 over the Oldman River in Lethbridge will be reduced to one lane in each direction for rehabilitation work. Motorists can expect delays. 

Drivers will be restricted to the westbound lanes, one in each direction from the end of March to the end of July. The speed limit will be reduced to 50 kilometres per hour, and there will be a lane- width restriction of 3.7 metres for large truck traffic.  

There will be no pedestrian access to the bridge during the project. 

There may be periodic traffic delays on Coal Banks Trail and parking restrictions in the area as work is underway. 

Check 511 for regular updates. 

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Media inquiries

Wayne Wood
Communications Advisor
Alberta Transportation
780-293-1917

511 Alberta

In Alberta, dial 511
Outside Alberta, dial 855-391-9743