Fort Garry/Fort Rouge Neighbourhood

Overview

The work for the project will be entirely contained on public property and will take place in Calrossie Toiler Park, along the Red River, east of Riverside Drive, between Byng Place and Calrossie Blvd.

Current Work

Project start date: December 2013
Expected project completion date: October 2014
Cost: $2.55 million

Scope of work

The work will take about five months and will include:

  • stabilizing the riverbank, and
  • installing a new concrete gate chamber and outfall to the river’s edge that will allow land drainage from the neighbouring area to drain into the Red River.

toilers

The green space restoration will:

  • be completed in the spring,
  • consist of landscaping around the new gate chamber and outfall to the river’s edge and restoring any green spaces that we disturbed during construction.

We held an open house on Tuesday, April 8th, 5:30-7:30pm at Lord Roberts Community Centre. You can view the storyboards online.