New Fibre Installation

Westman Communications plans to install underground fiber optic cabling, for Internet purposes, to all residential homes in the Riding Mountain National Park. The project involves the installation of approximately 1.4km of underground fiber optic cable from the south entrance of Riding Mountain National Park along the edge of Highway 10 to the intersection of Highway 10 and Mooswa Drive East

The cable is to be buried by directional drilling, trenching, or using existing conduits, or a combination of these methods in existing roadway alignments.

Latest update

March 01, 2022 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Notice of Determination - New Fibre Installation (Riding Mountain National Park) - March 1, 2022


Universal Broadband Fund
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
235 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H5
Telephone: 416-819-8528

  • Location

    • Riding Mountain National Park (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Westman Communications
  • Authorities

    • Innovation, Science and Economic Development
  • 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.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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