Calgary, AB,
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July
2017

Calgary road closures - July 6, 2017

Calgary road closures – July 6, 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

UPDATE: Road closed on westbound lane of Pegasus Road N.E. at Barlow Trail N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 at 6 a.m. to Friday, July 7 at 12 p.m. Detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

UPDATE: Road closure of right turn bay southbound on Barlow Trail N.E. onto Country Hills Boulevard N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Wednesday, July 12 daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Reduced lane northbound on 52 Street N.E. at Madigan Drive N.E. on Saturday, July 8 from 7 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. Pedestrian detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: 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.

Road closure on Regal Crescent N.E. from 6 Street N.E. to 7 Street N.E. with reduced lane on 7 Street N.E. between 13 Avenue N.E. and Regal Crescent N.E. beginning on Monday, June 19 at 7 a.m. to Friday, July 7 at 6 p.m. Vehicle detours indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate major utility work.

Reduced westbound lane on 32 Avenue N.E. between 23 Street N.E. and 19 Street NE beginning on Monday, June 19 to Monday, July 10 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily and Saturdays, July 8 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. This closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane eastbound on Memorial Drive N.E. between 9 Street N.E. and 12 Street N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Saturday, July 8 daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 60 km/h through work area with a flagman onsite. Closure is to accommodate construction.

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 lanes eastbound and westbound on Country Hills Boulevard N.E. between Barlow Trail N.E. and 28 Street N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Saturday, July 8 on weekdays daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane northbound on 36 Street N.E. at Rundlehorn Drive N.E. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Tuesday, July 11 weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. 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 14 at 6 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

UPDATE: 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 Monday, July 10 at 9 p.m. to Tuesday, July 11 at 6 a.m. Speeds reduced to 50 km/h through work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Various lane closures northbound and southbound on Uxbridge Drive N.W./29 Street N.W. at 16 Avenue N.W. beginning on Friday, July 7 at 9 a.m. to Monday, July 10 at 5 a.m. Pedestrian detour indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Road closure on Brisebois Drive N.W. at Northmount Drive N.W. beginning on Friday, July 7 at 7 p.m. to Sunday, July 9 at 5 p.m. Local access remain available on Brisebois Drive N.W. Detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Road closure on Ulster Road N.W. between 16 Avenue N.W. and Urquhart Road N.W. with reduced lanes northbound and southbound on Uxbridge Drive N.W. between 16 Avenue N.W. and Unwin Road N.W. beginning on Saturday, July 8 at 8 a.m. to Sunday, July 9 at 6 p.m. Vehicle and pedestrian detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Road closure on 17 Avenue N.W. between 7 Street N.W. and 8 Street N.W. on Saturday, July 8 and on Monday, July 10 daily from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Access to local traffic will be available. Vehicle detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Reduced lane westbound on 16 Avenue N.W. between Sarcee Trail N.W. and Bowfort Road N.W. beginning on Monday, July 10 to Wednesday, July 12 daily from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds reduced to 50 km/h through work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lane eastbound on Stoney Trail N.W. at Sarcee Trail N.W. beginning on Thursday, July 6 to Friday July 7 daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 80 km/h through the work area. 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.

Reduced lanes eastbound on 16 Avenue N.W. between Bowfort Road N.W. and Sarcee Trail N.W. from Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, July 14 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced lanes in both directions of Hidden Creek Drive N.W. at Beddington Trail N.W. daily from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays beginning on Friday, June 30. This closure also occurs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends, and continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Friday, July 14. This closure accommodates intersection improvements.

Reduced lanes on westbound 16 Avenue N.W. west of 14 Street N.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. During this closure, the speed limit will be reduced to 50 km/hr. through the construction zone. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Monday, July 17. Closure is to accommodate construction.

16 Avenue NW / Home Road project

  • Reduced lane on westbound 16 Avenue N.W. between 49 Street N.W. and 46 Street N.W. beginning on Monday, June 19 to Saturday, July 15 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Business access is to be maintained. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • 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

  • Reduced lanes westbound on 16 Avenue N.W. between Sarcee Trail N.W. and Bowfort Road N.W. from Wednesday, July 5 to Monday, July 10 daily from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work area. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • Various reduced lanes westbound on 16 Avenue N.W. between Bowfort Road N.W. and Stoney Trail N.W. beginning on Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 7 daily from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closures may go beyond 3 p.m. on last day to complete work. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the work area. Closure is to accommodate paving in preparation of new road opening.
  • 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

  • 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

NEW: Road closure on 17 Avenue S.E. between 45 Street S.E. and 47 Street S.E. beginning on Friday, July 7 at 7 p.m. to Monday, July 10 at 5 a.m. There will be access to local traffic only. Vehicle detours will be indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: There will be various lane closures with the speed limit reduced to 50 km/h on northbound and southbound Macleod Trail S.E. between 194 Avenue S.E. and 210 Avenue S.E. daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 8 and Sunday, July 9.

NEW: Reduced lanes northbound and southbound on Ogden Road S.E. between 78 Avenue S.E. and 80 Avenue S.E. beginning on Saturday, July 8 at 6 a.m. to Sunday, July 9 at 7 p.m. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Reduced lane eastbound on 17 Avenue S.E. between 54 Street and 51 Street S.E. beginning on Monday, July 10 to Tuesday, July 11 daily from 7a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Reduced lane northbound on 52 Street S.E. from 126 Avenue S.E. to 300 meters to the north beginning on Monday, July 10 to Wednesday, July 12 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h through the construction zone. This closure accommodates utility work.

There will be various lane closures with the speed limit reduced to 50 km/h on northbound and southbound Macleod Trail S.E. between 194 Avenue S.E. and 210 Avenue S.E. daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, July 4 to Thursday, July 7.

Reduced lane northbound on 52 Street S.E. between 130 Avenue S.E. to 300 meters north of 126 Avenue S.E. beginning on Friday, June 30 to Friday, July 7 (excluding Monday, July 3) daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Speeds will be reduced through the construction zone. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • NEW: The left lane will be closed on westbound Glenmore Trail S.E. at Barlow Trail S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, July 7 to allow for road work.
  • NEW: The two right lanes will be closed on eastbound Glenmore Trail S.E. at Barlow Trail S.E. from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 8 to allow for road work. Eastbound traffic will be put into the right lane of dual left turn bay to continue eastbound through intersection. 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. Use of an alternate eastbound route is recommended as delays are expected.
  • 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

  • NEW: Reduced lane westbound on 17 Avenue S.E. between 54 Street and 51 Street S.E. beginning on Thursday, July 6 to Friday, July 7 daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange Project

  • NEW: The exit ramp from southbound Macleod Trail S.E. to 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, July 7 to 5 a.m. Saturday, July 8. Traffic will be directed to use either the Midlake Boulevard S.E. exit or the 22X (Spruce Meadows Trail S.E.) exit as a detour.
  • Reduced lanes on Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. at Macleod Trail S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 7.
  • Reduced lanes on Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. at Macleod Trail S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, July 10 to Wednesday, July 12.
  • 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. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 7.
  • 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. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily on Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 7.
  • The right lane will be closed on northbound Shawville Boulevard S.E. at 162 Avenue S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, July 7.
  • 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

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

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

Stampede Parade - Friday July 7

Beginning at 7:30 a.m., Friday, July 7, the following roadways will be closed for the 2017 Calgary Stampede Parade:

  • Westbound 6 Avenue from 3 Street S.E. to 10 Street S.W.
  • 10 Street S.W. from 6 Avenue S.W. to 9 Avenue S.W.
  • Eastbound 9 Avenue from 10 Street S.W. to 3 Street S.E.
  • The morning connector from Bow Trail to westbound 5 Avenue S.W. will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. only.

All roadways are expected to reopen by approximately 2 p.m.

Alternate routes into downtown

  • Eastbound traffic on 9 Avenue will be directed to 11 Street S.W.
  • Motorists are advised to use 5 Avenue or 12 Avenue to bypass the closures.
  • Motorists are encouraged to use Blackfoot Trail, Stoney Trail, Crowchild Trail, 16 Avenue, and Deerfoot Trail as alternate routes into downtown.

Mustard Seed Stampede BBQ – Friday July 7 – 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Centre Street is closed between 10 Avenue and 11 Avenue S.E.

51 North Productions – i Heart Radio Canada Fest – Saturday, July 8 – 6 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.

  • 11 Street S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between 6 Avenue And 9 Avenue S.W.
  • There is a Taxi Zone on the left lane of 9 Avenue S.W. by Shaw Millennium Park/Mewata Armory

Calgary Stampede Rope Square Downtown Attractions – Saturday July 8, and Monday, July 10 to Saturday, July 15 – 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. daily

  • Northbound Macleod Trail is closed between 6 Avenue and 9 Avenue S.W.
  • 9 Avenue S.W. closed at 1 Street S.W.
    • Motorists are advised to use 2 Street S.W.
  • Parking restrictions in place in the following locations:
    • 3 Street S.W. between 2 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.W.
    • 8 Avenue S.W. between 3 Street and Macleod Trail S.E.
    • Macleod Trail S.E. from 9 Avenue to Riverfront Avenue S.E.
    • Riverfront Avenue from Macleod Trail to 2 Street S.E.
    • 4 Avenue S.W. from 1 Street to 3 Street S.W.

Stampede Road Race – 5, 10, 21K – Sunday July 9, 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.

  • 19 Street S.W. is closed between 50 Avenue S.W. and 58 Avenue S.W.
  • The right lane of eastbound 50 Avenue S.W. is closed between 16 Street S.W. and 19 Street S.W.
  • Watch for runners in the following locations:
    • 21 Street S.W. from 51 Avenue S.W. to 58 Avenue S.W.
    • Langriville Drive S.W. south of 58 Avenue S.W.
    • The right lane of northbound Crowchild Trail S.W. between 66 Avenue S.W. and the entrance of North Glenmore Park.
    • The Lakeview community.
  • Police presence onsite directing traffic

51 North Productions – Stampede Roundup Music Fest – Tuesday, July 11 – 6 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.

  • 11 Street S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between 6 Avenue And 9 Avenue S.W.
  • There is a Taxi Zone on the left lane of 9 Avenue S.W. by Shaw Millennium Park/Mewata Armory

28th Annual Bowness Lions Club Stampede Parade / Breakfast – Saturday, July 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

  • Road closures at all access roadways onto Bowness Road N.W. from Bow Crescent N.W. to 79 Street N.W.
  • The parade will travel north with a CPS escort and tail end on Bowness Road N.W. with marshals at each intersection.
  • High volume pedestrian traffic is anticipated. Avoid area, expect delays and use alternate route.

Ranchlands Community Association Stampede Parade and Breakfast – Saturday, July 8

The breakfast will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with high volume pedestrian traffic anticipated. Avoid area, expect delays and use alternate route.

The parade will start at 9 a.m. and finish by 10 a.m. and will travel south/east with the following road closures:

  • Ranchlands Crescent N.W. at Ranchlands Boulevard N.W.
  • Ranchlands Boulevard N.W. at Ranchero Drive N.W.
  • Ranchero Drive N.W. at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchero Road N.W. at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchridge Way N.W. at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchridge Drive N.W. (3 intersections) at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchview Road N.W. at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchridge Road N.W. at Ranchview Drive N.W.
  • Ranchview Drive N.W. at Community Association entrance (7713 Ranchview Drive N.W.)

The parade will travel with a CPS escort and tail end along the route with marshals at each intersection.

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