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Wheeler Street Reconstruction From Fourth Avenue to the Escarpment

Public Service Announcement

Post Date:07/06/2017

Whitehorse – The City’s contractor Sidhu Trucking will be reconstructing Wheeler Street from Fourth Avenue to the escarpment during the 2017 and 2018 construction seasons.  The project will be phased as follows:

Phase 1 will take place from July 10 to end October 2017:

  • Construction from Fourth Avenue to Sixth Avenue, including the portions of Fifth & Sixth Avenues between Wheeler Street and Black Street.
  • This phase also includes a watermain extension to Cook Street through the park at the end of Wheeler Street.

Phase 2 to take place from May to October 2018:

  • Construction from Sixth Avenue to the escarpment including the portions of Seventh & Eighth Avenues between Wheeler Street and Black Street.  

We thank you for your patience during this construction period. The roadways will be signed appropriately and travellers are asked to watch for heavy equipment and obey speed limits. Property access may be restricted to alleyways at times during this work. 

For more information, please contact the City of Whitehorse Engineering Department at 668-8305, or visit www.whitehorse.ca/construction.