Lethbridge & Region Major Development Projects

Industrial Sector
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Retail Sector
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Canadian Tire SouthRenovations$5.0
Institutional Sector
Core Infrastructure
Project OutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
City of LethbridgeElectrical Distribution - Extension & Improvement $42.9Annual Program
City of LethbridgeElectrical Bus & Charging Infrastructure$20.82029*
City of LethbridgeWalsh Drive - University to Metis Trail$17.22026*
City of LethbridgeSubstation - Transformer Upgrades$16.92024
City of LethbridgeWater Treatment Plant - Process Redundancy$13.52024
City of LethbridgeElectrical Distribution - Main Line - Annual Renewal Program$12.0Annual Program
City of LethbridgeBridge Rehabilitation Program$11.2Annual Program
City of LethbridgeTransportation - Annual Overlay Program$10.0Annual Program
City of LethbridgeFacility Renewal & Upgrade Program$8.42022
City of Lethbridge West Lethbridge Operation Depot - Phase 3a$7.82022
City of LethbridgeWater Treatment Plant - Medium Voltage Upgrades$7.52024
City of LethbridgeWaste & Recycling Centre - Disposal Cell Development & Closure$7.1Annual Program
City of LethbridgeWaste & Recycling Centre - Site Enhancements$7.1Annual Program
City of LethbridgeFibre Connectivity Program$6.92022
City of LethbridgeWaste & Recycling Centre - Landfill Gas & Leachate Management$6.6Annual Program
City of LethbridgeWastewater Treatment Plant - Biosolids Treatment Upgrades$5.82023
City of LethbridgeWhoop-Up Dr./Scenic Dr. Interchange - Detailed Design & Construction$5.82024**
City of LethbridgeIntersection Improvements$5.52023
City of LethbridgeBikeways/Pathways/Sidewalks - Upgrades$5.12024
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Residential Condos342 Unit Development, 102 Scenic Drive$53.02022
Supportive Living Facility102 Unit Development, West Lethbridge$16.12022
Affordable Seniors Housing64 Unit Development$12.52022
Community Supports
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Exhibition ParkLethbridge & District Exhibition Agri-Food Hub$72.82022
Lethbridge AirportRenovations & Improvements$25.82022
J.D. Higginbotham Building RenewalCommercial Development$17.02022
Fire Station #3 - 16 Ave. SouthRelocation Design$5.02023
Health Services
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Education, Training, & Research
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
West Lethbridge - Elementary SchoolNew Elementary School Construction$25.12025
Recreation & Leisure
ProjectOutcomeValue (in millions)Expected Completion
Henderson Ice CentreUpgrades$6.12024
Southern Alberta Art Gallery (SAAG)Facility Enhancements$6.02024
Total: Lethbridge & Region, Major Development Projects$462.5


i This list is indicative of major projects but is not comprehensive of all Lethbridge and region activity
ii Includes projects valued at $5.0 million or higher
iii Categorized by project sector and subsector
iv Updated October 2021 v Expenditures are calculated for 2022-2025. * Projects that have been funded within the 2022-2025 period but have a projected completion date outside this range. ** Only includes funding that has already been approved. 


Alberta Finance & Enterprise, Inventory of Major Alberta Projects
ii City of Lethbridge Capital Improvement Plan 2022-2031 iii City of Lethbridge, Capital Improvement Plan 2018-2027 iv Corporate News Releases v City of Lethbridge, Monthly Building Permit Reports