Riverside Drive Road Closure

Closure Details: The affected section of Riverside Drive will start to the east of the Riverside Drive and 3rd Street East intersection and will extend until the intersection of Riverside Drive and 4th Avenue. We kindly request your cooperation and understanding, as access to this part of Riverside Drive will be limited during this construction phase. 

Detour Route: To minimize disruptions to your commute, we recommend the following designated detour route: Please utilize Railway Avenue and Centre Street to the west of Riverside Drive and 6th Street East to the east of Riverside Drive to detour around the closure. This planned detour is aimed at minimizing any inconvenience to your travels. 

Safety First: Your safety remains our utmost priority. We acknowledge that road closures can post challenges, and we urge all commuters to plan their routes ahead of time, allowing for extra travel time. Please observe all traffic signs, signals and detour instructions to ensure the safety of both motorists and pedestrians. 

Thank You for Your Cooperation: We understand that this closure may cause some convenience, and we sincerely appreciate your patience and cooperation during this essential flood mitigation project. Your understanding and collaboration play a key role in supporting an enhanced community. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Flood Office via floodreadiness@drumheller.ca