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Selkirk modern street reconstruction venture earns engineering ‘Oscar’

Selkirk modern street reconstruction venture earns engineering ‘Oscar’

A big road reconstruction undertaking in the metropolis of Selkirk that was built with the aim of attracting a lot more inhabitants and tourists to the city’s downtown core, and developing a lot more lively transportation possibilities has been awarded a prestigious engineering award.

“This award is like the Manitoba engineering Oscars,” Selkirk CAO Duane Nicol explained in a media launch on Monday, reacting to the news that a job that observed seven blocks of Selkirk’s Eveline Road wholly rebuilt in the downtown area of the metropolis has been named the 2023 winner of the Association of Consulting Engineers Companies (ACEC) of Manitoba Award of Excellence in Transportation.

Previous March, Selkirk, a metropolis of about 10,000 people situated about 25 kilometres north of Winnipeg, introduced ideas for the $7.5 million task, and explained that along with reconstructing seven blocks of Eveline Avenue, it would also include the addition of much