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2017

Calgary road closures - January 12, 2017

Calgary road closures and lane restrictions press release

January 12, 2017

This press release is aimed at informing 911 and the media of major road closures and lane restrictions. For information on closures in your area, visit Calgary.ca/trafficinfo.

Find up to the minute road closure information on the Transportation Twitter account (@yyctransport).

Northeast

NEW: Westbound 32 Avenue N.E. is reduced to a single lane at 9 Street N.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, January 13 for utility work.

NEW: The left lane of southbound 36 Street N.E. is closed between Whitehorn Drive N.E. and 26 Avenue N.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, January 13 for utility work.

NEW: 41 Avenue N.E. is closed between 1 Street N.E. and Edmonton Trail N.E. beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 14. This closure remains in place until 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 15 and accommodates utility installation.

Skyview Ranch Drive N.E. is closed between Skyview Ranch Street and Skyview Point Rise N.E. beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, January 11. This closure remains in place until 6 p.m. on Monday, January 16 and accommodates utility installation.

The right lane of westbound Memorial Drive is closed west of 9 Street N.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, January 11. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Friday, January 13 and accommodates sound barrier work.

Northwest

NEW: Southbound 14 Street N.W. is closed at 21 Avenue N.W. beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, January 13. During this closure, northbound 14 Street N.W. will be reduced to a single lane at the same location. This closure continues until 8 p.m. on Sunday, January 15 and accommodates water services repair work.

NEW: Northbound Crowchild Trail will be reduced to a single lane in each direction between Bow Trail S.W. and Memorial Drive N.W. from 9 p.m. on Thursday, January 12 to 5 a.m. on Friday, January 13.

NEW: Northbound Crowchild Trail will be reduced to a single lane between Bow Trail S.W. and Memorial Drive N.W. nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning on Monday, January 16. This closure repeats nightly during these hours on Tuesday, January 17 and Wednesday, January 18. This closure accommodates bridge work.

Various single lane closures at 14 Street N.W. and 64 Avenue N.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning on Thursday, January 12. These closures continue daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, January 17 and accommodate utility work.

Stoney Trail/ Sarcee Trail Interchange Improvements

  • Update: The ramp from eastbound Stoney Trail N.W. to Sarcee Trail N.W. will be closed from 11 p.m. on Wednesday, January 11 to 5 a.m. on Thursday, January 12.
  • For more information on this project, visit the project page.

Southeast

NEW: 7 Street S.E. is closed between MacDonald Avenue S.E. and 9 Avenue S.E. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 14 and Sunday, January 15 for construction.

NEW: Reduced lanes on 6 Avenue S.E. at 3 Street S.E. from 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 14 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 15 for construction.

NEW: Westbound 9 Avenue S.E. is reduced to a single lane at 13 Street S.E. from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, January 16 for filming.

Various single lane closures at 68 Street S.E. and Applewood Drive S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, January 11. These closures continue daily during these hours on weekdays, and on Saturday, January 14 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. These closures accommodate traffic signal work.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange project

  • There will be various lane closures on southbound Macleod Trail between Shawnessy Boulevard / Midlake Boulevard and 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, January 9 until Friday, January 13.
  • There will be various lane closures on northbound Macleod Trail between 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard and Shawnessy Boulevard / Midlake Boulevard from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily on Monday, January 9 until Friday, January 13.
  • For more information, visit the project page

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • Various lane closures in all directions 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
  • The Shepard Road access south of Glenmore is closed. There will be a new access created at 24 Street S.E. south of Glenmore Trail, west of the existing Shepard Road alignment. Traffic requiring to access Shepard Road south of Glenmore Trial will be detoured via the new 24 Street S.E. exit and then along 86 Avenue S.E. to reconnect with Shepard Road. There will be limited business access north of 86 Avenue S.E. on Shepard Road after detour in place. In addition, the eastbound lanes on Glenmore Trail will be re-aligned into the next stage of construction. The eastbound and westbound lanes will be separated with two new intersections created. Ogden Road will have some alignment shifts north of Glenmore Trail to accommodate these traffic changes.

Southwest

NEW: 16 Street S.W. is closed between 44 Avenue S.W. and 45 Avenue S.W. beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, January 13. This closure remains in place until 5 a.m. on Monday, January 16 and accommodates utility work.

The right lane and adjacent cycle track on 5 Street S.W. between 7 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.W. is closed daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, January 11. Cycle track traffic will be diverted to the closed traffic lane. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Friday, March 10 and accommodates utility work.

The right lane and adjacent cycle track will be closed on 12 Avenue S.W. between 2 Street and 4 Street S.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, January 2. During this closure, cycle track traffic will be detoured into the closed traffic lane. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, January 17 and accommodates utility work.

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

  • NEW: 17 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction at 4 Street S.W. from 9 .m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, January 13. This closure also continues on the weekend from 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 14 to 7 p.m. January 15.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between Centre Street South and 1 Street S.E. through 7 p.m. on Friday, February 3.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between 5 Street and 6 Street S.W. beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, January 4. This closure is expected to continue until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 25.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Alberta Transportation

Alberta Transportation maintains Deerfoot Trail (Hwy.2) and Stoney Trail (Hwy. 201). For more information on work happening on these roads visit Alberta Transportation’s website.

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