FortisAlberta Pole Replacement - Town of Banff (610013803)

FortisAlberta is proposing to upgrade the overhead utility line located between the Husky gas station and Dorothy Hotel. The upgrade is to reduce fire risk, by bringing infrastructure up to current standards. The work will involve salvaging 1 pole, installing 2 poles, 1 guy wire and 1 pole mounted transformer. Installation of the two poles will require in stream construction. The work is expected to take 10 days to complete.


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Latest update

December 16, 2021 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada and Town of Banff are considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada and Town of Banff - Public comments invited from November 16 to December 16, 2021 - November 16, 2021

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Banff National Park
Box 900
Banff, Alberta T1L 1K2
Telephone: 403-762-1419

  • Location

    • Banff National Park (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Fortis Alberta
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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