King Albert Greenway Project

The King Albert Greenway will provide a safe, accessible and attractive walking and cycling route from Gatensbury Street to Hillcrest Street.

The King Albert Greenway is identified as a Class 1 bicycle route in the City’s Strategic Transportation Plan, which means that it is intended to appeal to cyclists of all abilities from novice to expert.


The route will provide connectivity to

  • Civic facilities within the Poirier precinct:
    • Poirier Sport and Leisure Centre
    • Poirier Community Centre
  • Hillcrest-Como Lake Greenway
  • Poirier Avenue Greenway
  • Schools:
    • Vanier Centre
    • Como Lake Middle School
    • Centennial High School


  • Phase 1: King Albert Avenue from west of Schoolhouse Street to Poirier Street - 2019
  • Phase 2: King Albert Greenway Pedestrian Bridge - 2020
  • Phase 3: King Albert Avenue from Poirier Street to Hillcrest Street (via Lemax Avenue and Midvale Street) – 2020