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Calgary road closures - July 19, 2017

Calgary road closures – July 19, 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).

Unplanned closures

Reduced lanes on westbound Heritage Drive at Macleod Trail S.E. due to emergency utility repairs. This closure is expected to last until the evening of Friday, July 21. During this closure, there is no right turn from westbound Heritage Drive to northbound Macleod Trail S.E. Use alternate routes when possible.

Northeast

NEW: Reduced lane eastbound on Memorial Drive N.E. between 9 Street N.E. and 12 Street N.E. on Thursday, July 20 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 60 km/h through the work area. A flagman will be on site to direct traffic. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lanes southbound on Barlow Trail N.E. south of Country Hills Boulevard N.E. and on westbound Country Hills Boulevard N.E. approaching this intersection from Tuesday, July 4 at 9 a.m. to Friday, July 21 at 6 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane westbound on Country Hills Boulevard N.E. between Barlow Trail N.E. and 25 Street N.E. beginning on Friday, July 14 to Friday, July 21 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work zone. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lanes eastbound 1725 32 Avenue N.E. starting Thursday, July 13 until Friday, July 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. This work accommodates construction.

Reduced lanes eastbound 32 Avenue at 23 Street N.E. starting Thursday, July 13 until Friday, July 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. This work accommodates construction.

Reduced lanes eastbound 16 Avenue at Edmonton Trail N.E. weekdays starting Thursday, July 13 until Friday, August 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This work accommodates construction.

Reduced lane northbound on 52 Street N.E. at Whitehorn Drive N.E. / Temple Drive N.E. beginning on Monday, July 10 to Friday, September 1 on weekdays only daily from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Pedestrian detour will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Various reduced lanes on Country Hills Boulevard N.E. at 52 Street N.E./Cityscape gate N.E. beginning on Monday, July 10 to Friday, July 21 weekdays only from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closures are to accommodate utility work.

Reduced lanes northbound and southbound on Falconridge Boulevard N.E. at Taradale Drive N.E./Martindale Boulevard N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, September 1 (subject to change) on weekdays only from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Pedestrian detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane northbound on 52 Street N.E. at Temple Drive N.E./44 Avenue N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Wednesday, August 30 (subject to change) on weekdays only from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced northbound and southbound lanes on Falconridge Boulevard N.E. at Taradale Drive N.E. weekdays only from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 P.M. beginning on Tuesday, June 27 to Thursday, September 7. Pedestrian detour indicated via signage. This closure is to accommodate transit construction work.

Northwest

Road closure on 17 Avenue N.W. between 7 Street N.W. and 8 Street N.E. beginning on Wednesday, July 19 to Friday, July 21 daily from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Access will be available to local traffic only. Vehicle detour will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane westbound on 16 Avenue N.W. between University Drive N.W. and Uxbridge Drive beginning on Monday, July 3 to Friday, July 21 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

16 Avenue NW / Home Road project

  • Reduced lanes eastbound on 16 Avenue N.W. at 29 Street N.W. / Uxbridge Drive N.W. beginning on Monday, April 17 to Friday, July 21 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Note – there will not be a set up on Saturday, July 1 only). Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.

16 Avenue N.W. at 29 Street N.W. / Uxbridge Drive N.W. will see various lane closures until the end of October, 2017 as part of an intersection improvement project.

16 Ave NW / Bowfort Road Interchange Improvements

  • Daily lane reductions on Bowfort Road N.W. and 16 Avenue N.W. through the project limits from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until further notice. For more information on this project, visit the project page.

Stoney Trail/ Sarcee Trail Interchange Improvements

  • Various reduced lanes southbound on Sarcee Trail N.W. at Stoney Trail N.W. and on the westbound on-ramp from Stoney Trail N.W. to Sarcee Trail N.W. beginning on Tuesday, July 18 at 9 p.m. to Thursday, July 20 at 6 a.m. Speeds reduced to 50 km/h through work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • Daily lane reductions on Sarcee Trail N.W. and 16 Avenue N.W. through the project limits from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until further notice. For more information on this project, visit the project page.

Southeast

Road closure on 4 Street S.E. between 58 Avenue S.E. and 60 Avenue S.E. beginning on Monday, July 24 at 8 a.m. to Friday, August 11 at 7 p.m. Access will be available to local traffic only. Vehicle detour indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

Road closure on 6 Avenue S.E. between 5 Street S.E. and Confluence Way S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 7 a.m. to Monday, July 31 at 7 p.m. Vehicle detour will be indicated via signage. Use alternate route and expect delays. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

Road closure on 4 Street S.E. between 58 Avenue S.E. and 60 Avenue S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 8 a.m. to Friday, August 4 at 7 p.m. Access will be available to local traffic only. Vehicle detour indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • The right lane will be closed on northbound and southbound Ogden Road S.E. at Glenmore Trail S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21.
  • Glenmore Trail S.E. between 18 Street S.E. and Barlow Trail S.E. will be put into the ultimate mainline alignment beginning at 5 a.m. on Wednesday, July 19. The access to eastbound Glenmore Trail S.E. will be closed from Ogden Road S.E. / 24 Street S.E. with traffic detoured to northbound Shepard Road S.E. via 86 Avenue S.E., to re-connect with eastbound Glenmore Trail S.E. on a temporary ramp connection. In addition, there will be no access to Glenmore Trail S.E. from 30 Street S.E. Traffic on 30 Street S.E. will be directed to Barlow Trail S.E. via 72 Avenue S.E. to connect with Glenmore Trail S.E. Glenmore Trail S.E. is already part of a construction zone with a reduced speed limit of 50 km/h, that will remain in effect 24/7 for duration of interchange construction.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Road closure southbound on 3 Street S.E. between 6 Avenue S.E. and 7 Avenue S.E. with reduced northbound lanes beginning on Tuesday, June 20 at 12:00 a.m. until Friday, September 1 at 6 p.m. Vehicle and pedestrian detours indicated via signage. This closure accommodates construction.

17 Ave S.E. BRT Project

  • Reduced eastbound lane on 17 Avenue S.E. between 28 Street S.E. and 31 Street S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21 daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange Project

  • There will be various lane closures on southbound Macleod Trail S.E. between Shawnessy Boulevard S.E./ Midlake Boulevard S.E. and 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21.
  • There will be various lane closures on northbound Macleod Trail S.E. between 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. and Shawnessy Boulevard S.E. / Midlake Boulevard S.E. daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21.
  • The right lane will be closed on westbound 162 Avenue S.E. between Macleod Trail S.E. and Shawnessy Boulevard S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

210 Avenue S.E. between Sheriff King Street and MacLeod Trail S.E. will be closed until Monday, July 31. This closure accommodates utility work. Please use alternate routes.

Southbound 3 Street S.E. between 6 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.E. will be closed until early July. Access to Lot 47 will be available at all times and can only be accessed from 9 Avenue S.E. Please use alternate routes and expect delays. This closure accommodates the 3 Street corridor improvement project.

Southwest

UPDATE: Various reduced lanes on 8 Street S.W. between 8 Avenue S.W. and 10 Avenue S.W. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 7 a.m. to Friday, July 21 at 7 a.m. These closures are to accommodate a public art installation on the underpass.

Reduced lanes southbound on 1 Street S.W. between 6 Avenue S.W. and 7 Avenue S.W. beginning on Wednesday, July 19 to Friday, July 21 daily from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate traffic lights install.

Reduced lane southbound on 8 Street S.W. between 15 Avenue S.W. and 17 Avenue S.W. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 28 weekdays daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The west side back lane will also be closed at 8 Street S.W. This closure accommodates construction work.

Various reduced lanes on 5 Street S.W. between 6 Avenue S.W. and 8 Avenue S.W. beginning Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21 daily from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. Cycle track detour will be indicated via signage. This closure is to accommodate overhead plus fifteen work.

Reduced lanes eastbound and westbound on 17 Avenue S.W. between 8 Street S.W. and 9 Street S.W. beginning on Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pedestrian detour will be indicated via signage. This closure is to accommodate construction.

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

  • Road closure on 17 Avenue S.E. between 1 Street S.E. and Macleod Trail S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 7 a.m. to Tuesday, August 8 at 7 p.m. Access will be open to local traffic only. Vehicle detours will be indicated via signage.
  • Road closure on 17 Avenue S.E. between Centre Street S.E. and 1 Street S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 7 a.m. to Monday, August 14 at 7 p.m. Access will be open to local traffic only. Vehicle detours will be indicated via signage.
  • Road closure on 17 Avenue S.E. between 1 Street S.W. and Centre Street S.E. beginning on Monday, July 17 at 7 a.m. to Sunday, October 1 at 7 p.m. Access will be open to local traffic only. Vehicle detours will be indicated via signage.
  • 17 Avenue will be closed to traffic between Macleod Trail and Centre Street starting May 19.
  • For more information on the 17 Avenue project visit Calgary.ca/17Avenue.
  • For more information, visit the construction schedule 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.

Southwest Ring Road Project

24 Street S.W. is permanently closed north of Highway 22x as part of the SWRR construction project. For more information on work happening, visit http://www.swcrrproject.com/traffic-updates/

Special Events

Fiestaval Calgary – Latin Festival – 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily - Thursday, July 20, until Sunday, July 23

  • 8 Avenue S.E. between 1 Street S.E. and Macleod Trail S.E. (including alley behind Teatro’s) is closed.

Sun Rype Tri Kids Triathlon - Sunday, July 23 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • 19 Street S.W. will be closed between 50 Avenue S.W. and 56 Avenue S.W.
  • Please obey all temporary traffic controls. Police will be on-site to monitor traffic.

Rocky Mountain Ironman 70.3 Calgary - Sunday, July 23 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  • The right lane on 52 Street S.E. will be closed between Auburn Bay Avenue S.E. and Auburn Bay Drive S.E.
  • Reduced lanes on Auburn Bay Drive S.E. from 52 Street to Auburn Bay Avenue S.E
  • Reduced lanes on Auburn Bay Avenue S.E. from Auburn Bay Drive to Auburn Shore Way S.E.
  • Reduced lanes on Auburn Bay Gate S.E. between Auburn Bay Boulevard S.E. to Seton Boulevard S.E.
  • Reduced lanes on Seton Boulveard S.E. / Cranston Avenue S.E. from Auburn Bay Gate S.E.to Fish Creek Entrance Pathway (East)
  • Watch for police presence onsite directing traffic
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