Twinning Highway 63

Progress Being Made On 'Highway Of Death'

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The twinning of Alberta's "Death Highway" to Fort McMurray will be done as promised by the fall of 2016, Premier Jim Prentice announced Thu...

Making Highway Of Death More Livable

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Alberta government says it expects to get another big stretch of Highway 63 ready to be twinned this year.About 250 pieces of equipment...

Cold Lake Highway Just As Dangerous As 'Highway Of Death,' Mayor Argues

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Alberta

COLD LAKE, Alta. -- The mayor of a northeastern Alberta community is calling on the province to twin another busy highway leading into the bustling en...

Highway Of Death Kills Woman In Head-On Collision With Tanker

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, - A woman has died in a head-on collision on Highway 63 north of Fort McMurray, Alta.RCMP say the woman was the only occupant of a pick...

Why "My" Highway Needs "Your" Money

Theresa Wells | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada Alberta
Theresa Wells

Why should their money go to pay for my highway? Well, why should my tax dollars go to pay for their hospitals? Why should my tax dollars pay for anything in their region or community? Because that's just how it works, folks. My tax dollars might be allocated to your regional needs just as your tax dollars might be to mine. But there is a far larger reason at work here. Where EXACTLY do people in this province think the money in our economy is coming from? Who is the economic driver of this province? What is the economic engine?

Highway 63 Twinning Fast-Tracked For 2016 Completion

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.19.2012 | Canada Alberta

The Government of Alberta announced plans to fast-track the twinning of Highway 63 for completion by the fall of 2016 on Friday. The announcement w...

Highway Of Death Crash - TWITTER React

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 11.10.2012 | Canada Alberta


Highway Of Death Claims 2 More Lives

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2012 | Canada Alberta

WANDERING RIVER, Alta. - A busy northern Alberta highway between Edmonton and Fort McMurray that is known for accidents has claimed another two lives ...