Overview

The Government of Alberta (GoA) is responsible for maintaining highways to a safe standard. Highway maintenance services are provided by businesses throughout the province that are contracted by the GoA.

In the winter, nearly 700 snowplows and other snow removal equipment help make the more than 31,400 km of Alberta highways clear and safe for drivers.

Contract maintenance areas

Contractors provide highway maintenance operations in 30 Contract Maintenance Areas of the province, including the ring roads around Calgary and Edmonton Deerfoot Trail in Calgary.

Find the highway contract maintenance area (PDF, 10 MB) for your community.

Highway maintenance contractors

Contractors are responsible for highway maintenance activities including:

  • highway patrolling and emergency duties
  • winter maintenance
  • line painting and pavement markings
  • vegetation control
  • asphalt maintenance
  • gravel surface maintenance
  • roadside maintenance
  • bridge maintenance and cleaning
  • highway lighting and signals maintenance

Highway maintenance contractors

Contact the contractor in your area for information about highway maintenance work or the applicable Alberta Transportation District Office.

Contractor name Contract maintenance area Service area Contractor phone Alberta Transportation District Office
Alberta Highway Services Ltd. 17, 18, 19 and 29 Airdrie

Caroline

Innisfail

Lacombe

Olds

Ponoka

Red Deer

Rimbey

Rocky Mountain House

Wetaskiwin
1-888-255-5554 Red Deer (CMAs 17, 18 and 19)
Phone: 403-340-5166

 

Calgary (CMA 29)
Phone: 403-297-6311
Carmacks Enterprises Ltd. Deerfoot Trail Deerfoot Trail, City of Calgary 1-800-621-5386 Calgary
Phone: 403-297-6311
Emcon Services Inc. 20, 21 and 22 Consort

Drumheller

Hanna

Oyen

Provost

Stettler

Three Hills
1-800-390-2242 Hanna
Phone: 403-854-5550
Emcon Services Inc. 7, 8, 14, 15 and 16 Camrose

Cold Lake

Fort McMurray

Smoky Lake

Vegreville

Vermilion

Wainwright
  Fort McMurray (CMA 7-North)
Phone: 780-743-7460

 

Athabasca (CMAs 7-South, 8)
Phone: 780-675-2624

 

Vermilion (CMAs 14, 15, 16)
Phone: 780-853-8178
Emcon Services Inc. 6, 9, 10 and 11 Athabasca

Barrhead

Drayton Valley

Fort Saskatchewan

High Prairie

Leduc

Mayerthorpe

Morinville

Slave Lake

Stony Plain

 

Peace River (CMA 6)
Phone: 780-624-6280

 

Stony Plain (CMAs 9, 11)
Phone: 780-963-5711

 

Athabasca (CMA 10)
Phone: 780-675-2624
Laprairie Works Inc. 1, 2, 3 and 4 Fox Creek

High Level

Manning

Peace River

Valleyview
1-800-828-3908 Peace River (CMAs 1, 2, 4)
Phone: 780-624-6280

 

Grande Prairie (CMA 3)
Phone: 780-538-5310
Ledcor Alberta Limited 5, 12 and 13 Edson

Grande Prairie

Hinton

Whitecourt
1-866-453-3267 Grande Prairie (CMA 5)
Phone: 780-538-5310

 

Edson (CMAs 12, 13)
Phone: 780-723-8250
Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. 23, 24, 25 and 26 Brooks

Cardston

Claresholm

Fort Macleod

Lethbridge

Medicine Hat

Pincher Creek

Taber
1-888-877-6237 Lethbridge
Phone: 403-381-5427
Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. 27, 28 and 30 Bassano

Calgary

Canmore

High River

Okotoks

Strathmore

Turner Valley
1-888-877-6237 Calgary
Phone: 403-297-6311

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Contact

For more information, contact the Alberta Transportation District Office in your community. Check the Alberta Transportation Region and District Offices map (PDF, 423 KB) to find the nearest office.