Road Projects Announced for Labrador

Several road projects were announced for Labrador on Tuesday. They include:

  • Paving of 1.3 kilometres of gravel community roads in Forteau.

  • Wabush will see the reconstruction of 290 meters of roadway.

  • Resurfacing of Sunday Hill Road in North West River.

  • Labrador City will see the reconstruction of sections of Lakeside Street and Canning Street.

  • Postville will see road and safety upgrades to approximately 500 metres of local roads.

These improvements, to be completed in 2021, will make roadways safer and more reliable for residents and visitors.

The Government of Canada is investing more than $1.1 million in these projects. The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is providing more than $982,000 and the municipalities are contributing more than $1.1 million.