Welcome to Municipal District of Foothills No. 31

Public Works

Report a Problem

If you have a problem to report, please call the Aldersyde Public Works Shop at 403-652-2390 or email Public Works

Road Bans


Road Ban, Effective May 25, 2017 - pdf
Road Ban Map, Effective April 27, 2017 - pdf

The MD entered into an agreement with TRAVIS MJ in March of 2016, All overdimentional and overweight permits will be issued through this system and the MD's provider is still Roadata. Travis MJ - pdf

Commercial Vehicle Overweight 1-888-830-7623
Over Dimensional Permits contact Road Data directly at www.roadata.com

Road & Bridge Closures

Road Closures: 

  • October 4, 2017: CP Rail will be closing the railroad crossing in Aldersyde on Wednesday October 4, 2017. The crossing will be closed all morning.
  • October 15 - 16, 2017: ATCO will be closing Railway Avenue (Cayley) between Jamieson St and Niblock St on October 15 and 16, 2017. The road will remain closed at all times both days.

Bridge Closures: none at present

Calgary Southwest Ring Road Information

For up-to-date information on the Southwest Ring Road, please visit SWCRRproject.com

Dust Control

Spot Treatment Program

  • The Dust Control Spot Treatment Program (dust suppressant for rural residents) is scheduled to start in early May and be complete by late fall, where required.

Surfaced Roads

  • Major road repairs on the MD Maintainable Road Oil (MRO) surfaces are scheduled to start May 15, 2017 and be complete by late fall
  • Chip seal program is subject to funding and Council approval, historically the MD contracts out 30 kilometer per year

Gravel Roads

  • The Re-graveling Program is scheduled to start April 24, 2017  and be complete by late fall

Pothole Patching

  • Pothole patching will get underway as soon as weather is permitting and will be expanded on May 15, 2017

Crack Sealing

  • Crack sealing on paved surfaces is scheduled to start on May 15, 2017 and complete by late May

Street Sweeping

  • Street sweeping of MD paved roads, Hamlets and paved internal subdivisions will begin on April 10th, 2017.  This program should be complete the mid-May.

Drainage / Ditches / Culverts

  • The Culvert Replacement and Drainage Program is scheduled to start May 15, 2017.  This program is priority based and runs into late fall.

Public Works Department

Administrative Office Phone: 403-652-2341
Aldersyde Shop Phone:  403-652-2390 
Emergency After Hours Phone: 1-888-808-3722

 MD Resource Library lists Bylaws, Policies and Forms - click here.