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Construction Advisory - Temporary Boat Launch Closure

July 12, 2016

The English Bay Boat Launch will be closed temporarily while construction is under way on the boat launch access and parking area.

Construction Advisory - Campground Redevelopment Underway

July 12, 2016

  • The first phase of the project started the second week of July and is scheduled to be complete this August.
  • This includes the refurbishment of two camping loops in the south campground (47 stalls), a new access road and expansion of the boat launch parking lot.
  • Future plans include development of educational programming and interpretive signage in collaboration with the Cold Lake First Nation that will reflect their cultural significance and history to the land and region.
  • The project will eventually include 120 modern campsites, improvements to the day-use area, a playground and washrooms at a cost of $3 million. The scheduled completion date is spring 2017.

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