FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The City has awarded a tender to improve and add to the current community trail system.
The City will spend $475,848.88, not including engineering costs, from the 2020 Capital budget on improvements to the current community trail system.The funding will cover the following projects:
- Alaska Highway Trail connection from 104th Street to 108th Street along the highway frontage
- Overlay and maintenance of furnishings on the Hospital trails
- Overlay and maintenance on Toboggan Hill
- Addition of a North Loop on Toboggan Hill and Fish Creek Wilderness Trail improvements
Knelsen Sand and Gravel from Grande Prairie was awarded the tender since they had the lowest qualifying bid.
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The City has budgeted up to $750,000 for the project.
The City’s Capital budget is funded through grants, and the Peace River Agreement with the Province of B.C. Property taxes do not support the Capital budget.