Fortis Line Install at CP Mile 108

This project will be assessed with a basic impact assessment. Fortis is proposing to install a new 250m right-of-way to power signal lights on the CP rail tracks. The land is currently undeveloped. They propose horizontal directional drilling to underground the line, which will pass perpendicular to the Bow Valley Parkway near Baker Creek.

Latest update

4 July 2020 - – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New Project Being Assessed by Parks Canada - Public Comments Invited 4 June to 4 July, 2020 - June 8, 2020


Banff National Park
Telephone: 403-497-4765

  • Location

    • Banff National Park (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Railways
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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