The construction on a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 12 and Highway 20 is beginning this month and is set to be complete by October 2022. The intersection is located approximately one kilometer west of Bentley.
It is believed the roundabout will improve safety, capacity, congestion, increase traffic flow, reduce intersections queuing and improve network efficiency
In addition to the roundabout, the project will include grade widening on highway 20 and 12, curb and gutter installation with a concrete median as well as paving markings and signage. . It will also include a central island apron and outer truck over-run area which will accommodate heavy truck traffic and farm equipment.
Construction will begin during the last week of May and will occur daily form 7:00AM to 7:00PM. Construction will not be happening over long weekends. Traffic will be reduced to 30km/hr and will be limited to single lane traffic with no passing.