The Highway 43 Grande Prairie bypass is now complete and open to traffic, improving traffic flow and safety for travellers in the region.
Tracy Allard was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of Grande Prairie, on April 16, 2019. She currently serves on the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund and the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future. She currently is Chair of Northern Alberta Development Council and serves on the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities. Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Mrs. Allard was a business owner, having franchised Tim Hortons restaurants in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and in Grande Prairie, Alberta. Active in her community, she served as a director with the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation. She was board president of the Grande Prairie Boys’ Choir and sat on the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation Capital Cabinet. She holds a bachelor of commerce and a certificate in disability management, both from the University of British Columbia. Mrs. Allard is a two-time recipient of a friends of education award from the Grande Prairie public school district and Le Conseil scolaire du Nord-Ouest, respectively. She and her husband, Serge, have three children.