Federal Government Infrastructure Investments in Alberta Examples

Public Transit Infrastructure Fund Projects Approved in Principle


LRT Design: Valley Line, Downtown to Lewis Farms - $9,501,000

LRT Design: Metro Line, NAIT to Blatchford - $13,001,000

LRT Preliminary Design: Capital Line, Century Park to Ellerslie - $4,101,000

LRT Concept Planning: Downtown Circulator, University to Bonnie Doon - $1,250,000

LRT Preliminary Design: Metro Line Blatchford to Campbell Road - $19,501,000

D.L. MacDonald LRT Transit Yard Traction Power Substation Upgrade - $2,500,000

LRT NE Crossings - Safety Improvements - $3,700,000

LRT NE Traction Power Distribution System Upgrade (Feeders) - $1,250,000

Design: Refurbishment of Stadium LRT Station - $500,000

Design: Refurbishment of Coliseum LRT Station - $500,000

LRT Surface Stations Warning Tile Replacement - $1,455,000

LRT D.L.MacDonald Garage Diesel Generator Tank and Waste Oil Tank Replacement - $485,000

Bay and Corona LRT Station Floor Tiles - Lifecycle Replacement - $485,000

Central LRT Station Platform Ceiling - Lifecycle Replacement - $485,000

Corona LRT Station Concourse Ceiling - Lifecycle Replacement - $364,000

Clareview LRT Station East Parking Lot Paving - $485,000

Upgrade LRT Station lighting to LED - $970,000

Upgrade Tunnel lighting to LED - $196,000

Churchill LRT Station 99 Street Entrance Structure Replacement - $728,000

Churchill LRT Station Interior Renewal - $2,350,000

Heritage Valley Transit Centre and Park & Ride - $13,494,000

Design: Replace Ferrier Garage Bus Storage Tents with a Permanent Structure - $729,000

Bus Renewal - Sixty Foot Articulated buses vs Forty Foot Low Floor buses - $1,487,000

Bus Renewal - Forty Foot Low Floor Buses - $1,487,000

Bus Renewal - Community Service Buses - $6,136,000

Bus Renewal - Disabled Adult Transit Service (DATS) Buses - $496,000

Bus Seating - Reupholster seats on 50 buses with superior fabric without padding - $99,000

Replacement Buses - $7,735,000

Bus Camera Systems - $2,800,000

Transit Priority Measures - $970,000

LRV Vehicle Seating - Replace with Plastic/Fibreglass - $1,000,000

Bus Fleet Growth - $15,283,000

Belvedere Transit Centre Terminal Renewal - $2,426,000

Castledowns Transit Centre Terminal Renewal - $2,426,000

Jasper Place Transit Centre Terminal Renewal - $2,426,000

Northgate Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $2,426,000

Castledowns Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $2,426,000

West Edmonton Mall Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $1,698,000

Jasper Place Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $1,213,000

Meadowlark Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $728,000

Capilano Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $970,000

Westmount Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $1,455,000

Stadium Transit Centre Busway Renewal -$1,455,000

Coliseum Transit Centre Busway Renewal - $1,455,000

Upgrade Transit Centre Buildings lighting to LED - $364,000

Upgrade Transit Centre Platform lighting to LED - $364,000


Green Line LRT - Utility Relocations - SE Corridor (multiple locations in Calgary) - $50,000,000

Green Line LRT - Utility Relocations - Central + North Corridors (multiple locations in Calgary) - $27,200,000

Green Line LRT - Land Preparation (multiple locations in Calgary) - $31,300,000

Green Line LRT - Transit Bus Improvements (multiple locations in Calgary) - $2,500,000

17 Ave SE BRT - Phase 2 - $42,500,000

Light Rail Transit (LRT) station refurbishment - $13,485,000

Light Rail Vehicles (LRVs) - $12,500,000

Fort Saskatchewan

Northern Transfer Location - $75,000

Fort Saskatchewan Bus Stop Infrastructure Upgrade/Construction - $34,000


Bus Pull-out - $67,500


Engineering & Design of North Transit Terminal - $111,842

Replacement of rolling stock existing vehicle to enhance service to transit customers - $34,266

Installation of cycling infrastructure (racks) to support active transportation for first/last mile to regional transit stops - $13,332

Implementation of mobile ticketing technology - $23,331

Implementation of new technology to remove public transit barriers for customers with vision loss - $20,000

Development of a User Fee and Revenue Strategy - $13,332

Investment in new transit stops to support dynamic transit model - $33,330

Implementation of new technology to improve service alerts with transit customers - $10,000


New Whitecourt Transit Bus

Cold Lake

Replacement of two aging core fleet vehicles to modernize transit fleet and increase accessibility


Construction of four transit stops

Grande Prairie

Fleet Growth and Right Sizing Program

Electronic Fare Collection Phase 2 - Additional Upgrades and Features

Mobile Ticketing System to Increase Digital System Accessibility

Transit Scheduling Software

Onboard Camera System Retrofitting

Automated Passenger Counter System

Solar Energy Storage

Real-Time Passenger Information Digital Signage

Garage Electrical Infrastructure Upgrades


Canmore Bus Storage Facility


Banff Local Transit Service Expansion


NextBus Arrival Sign

Fare-box Upgrades

Medicine Hat

Transit Facility Rehabilitation and Maintenance Upgrades

Intelligent Transit Technology

Accessible Bus Stop Upgrades

Review of conventional and paratransit service delivery models

Replacement Conventional and Para Transit Buses

Red Deer

Storage Structure for Transit Action Buses

Bus Stop Accessibility Upgrades

Replacement of Transit Buses

System Wide Intelligent Transit Project Phase 2


Transit Terminal and Regional Park n Ride

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo

Design and Construction of Bus Bay Turnouts and Bus Shelters along the major arterial roadway

St. Albert

Purchase of new conventional buses

Replace hoists in transit garage

Strathcona County

Conventional Transit Bus Replacement Program to Achieve 100% Accessibility

Specialized Transit Bus Replacement

Ordze Transit Center Revitalization Project


Review of Transit feasibility and staging of implementation of local and regional transit service

Construction of Bus Stops and Bus shelters.

Spruce Grove

Bus Stop Upgrades

Long Range Regional Transit Plan

Clean Wastewater Fund Projects Approved in Principle

Nampa Treated Water Reservoir Expansion

Cold Lake Regional Utility Services Commission – Regional Water Supply System Extension

County of Forty Mile / Foremost Many berries Regional Water Pipeline

Lamont County Regional Waste Supply – St Michael

Sturgeon County – Water Line to Alcomdale

County of Vermilion River – Stage 4 Regional Water line Lloydminster to Kitscoty

County of Wetaskiwin – Pigeon Lake Regional Wastewater System (Phase 2)

Municipal District of Pincher Creek – Beaver Mines Regional Water Supply

Wembley – West Corridor Water Transmission Line (Phase 1)

West Inter-Lake District Regional Water Commission – Waterline to Onoway and Gunn

Westlock Regional Water Services Commission – Westlock to Fawcett Water Transmission Line (Phase 3)

North Red Deer Regional Wastewater Commission – Wastewater Transmission Line  (Lacombe/Blackfalds to Red Deer)

Regional Water Pipeline – Mirror to Bashaw

County of Vermilion River – Regional Waterline from Kitscoty to Marwayne (Stage 5)

Mallaig Regional Water Supply

Tabor Industrial Wastewater Lagoon Upgrade

Upgrade/Waterline to Rockyford

Canada Cultural Spaces Fund


Calgary Centre for Performing Arts (Seat Replacement) - $1,500,000

National Music Centre (Construction) - $5,000,000

Societe Du Centre Scolaire Communautaire de Calgary (Renovation and Purchase of Specialized Equipment) - $197,233

The Quickdraw Animation Society (Renovation of Space) - $67,315

Theatre Junction Society (Purchase of Specialized Equipment) - $10,200

Trickster Theatre Society (Purchase of Specialized Equipment) - $24,884


Camrose Performing Arts Centre Management Council (Purchase Specialized Equipment) - $38,627


Leduc/Devon Oilfield Historical Society (Renovation of Museum) - $48,515


Royal Tyrell Museum – Alberta Infrastructure (Renovation/Construction) - $3,595,000


Edmonton Opera Association (Renovation of Rehearsal Space) - $405,000

Edmonton School District No. 7 (Roof Renovation of MacKay Avenue School) - $600,484

Workshop West Playwrights Theatre Society (Feasibility Study) - $3,500

Fort Saskatchewan

City of Fort Saskatchewan (Purchase of Archival Storage United) - $34,841


Town of Hinton (Construction/Renovation of a Theatre) - $1,000,000


City of Lethbridge (Renovation of a Theatre) - $3,500,000

Stoney Plain

Stony Plain and Parkland Pioneer Museum Society (Renovation of Museum) - $100,000