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Back lane repair

The annual program is complete

If you notice issues in your back lane that were not addressed during our annual program, let us know with an online Service Request.

​​Report a back lane maintenance concern​​

The City maintains approximately 1,200 km of gravel and paved back lanes. Each year, from mid-June to mid-October. We inspect the entire back lane network and schedule any needed repairs in priority order. Indications that a back lane needs maintenance may include:Gravel lane repair sign

  • Poor drainage
  • Severe potholes, ruts, washboards
  • Emerging/worsening sink holes
  • Too much/too little gravel
  • Low/high manhole covers

Repair notice

If your back lane is flagged for repair, we’ll post signs in your community like the one shown here.

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