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Calgary road closures - June 14, 2017

Calgary road closures – June 14, 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: Reduced lanes eastbound/westbound on Airport Trail N.E. at Deerfoot Trail N.E. beginning on Thursday, June 15 at 7 a.m. to Saturday, June 24 at 12 p.m. Speeds reduced to 50 km/hr. approaching the work zone. This closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Reduced westbound left lane on McKnight Boulevard N.E. approaching Barlow Trail N.E. beginning on Thursday, June 15 to Friday, June 30 on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speeds will be reduced to 50km/h approaching the closure. Closure is to accommodate construction work.

Reduced westbound lane on 32 Avenue N.E. between 23 Street N.E. and 19 Street NE beginning on Monday, June 12 to Saturday, June 24 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily and on Saturdays only from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. This closure is to accommodate construction.

Road closure on 9 Street N.E. between Centre Avenue N.E. and St Matthew Square N.E. beginning on Monday, June 12 at 6 a.m. to Sunday, June 18 at 6 p.m. Park access will remain open. Pedestrian and vehicle detours indicated via signage. This closure is to accommodate utility work.

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 Monday, June 12 to Wednesday, August 2. Pedestrian detour indicated via signage. This closure is to accommodate transit construction work.

Northwest

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

  • Starting at 12 p.m. on Thursday, June 1, the temporary access into Canada Olympic Park will be closed, and a new permanent access point into this area will open. This area will have police onsite to help direct traffic, motorists are advised to expect delays and watch their speed in the area.
  • 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: Reduced southbound lane with restricted parking on Centre Street S. between 17 Avenue S.E. and 18 Avenue S.E. on Thursday, June 15 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Reduced eastbound lane on 17 Avenue S.E. between 35 Street S.E. and 38 Street S.E. on Thursday, June 15 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Reduced eastbound lane on 17 Avenue S.E. between 44 Street S.E. and 45 Street S.E. on Thursday, June 15 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

NEW: Road closures on Riverfront Avenue S.E. between 4 Street S.E. and just west of Reconciliation Bridge with access to Reconciliation Bridge also closed at 4 Street N.E. and Memorial Drive N.E. Closures will begin on Thursday, June 15 at 10 p.m. to Friday, June 16, at 6 a.m. Vehicle detours indicated via signage. Closure is to accommodate street light removal.

NEW: Various reduced lanes eastbound on 5 Avenue S.E. between 1 Street S.E. and 4 Street S.E. and northbound on 3 Street S.E. at 5 Avenue S.E. on Thursday, June 15 from 10 p.m. to Friday, June 16 at 6 a.m. Full Road Closure on 5 Avenue between 3 Street S.E. and 4 Street S.E. for one hour at some point in this time frame. Police will be on site of the closure. Closure is to accommodate overhead sign structure removal. Use alternate route and expect delays.

Road closure of off ramp from Memorial Dive S.E. onto 19 Street S.E. beginning on Tuesday, June 13 to Thursday, June 15 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Road closure of lower deck on Centre Street Bridge beginning on Sunday, June 11 at 7:30 p.m. to Monday, June 12 at 3 a.m. Closure is to accommodate bridge maintenance.

Reduced northbound lane on 52 Street S.E. between New Brighton Drive S.E. and 130 Avenue S.E. beginning on Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday, June 17 to Sunday, June 18 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Speeds reduced through the construction zone. This closure accommodates utility work.

Various reduced lanes on westbound McKenzie Towne Boulevard S.E. and southbound Prestwick Boulevard S.E. at the traffic circle beginning on Thursday, June 8 to Wednesday, June 21 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The entrance to the community hall will remain open during the detour. This closure accommodates utility work.

17 Ave S.E. BRT Project

  • 6 Avenue S.E. is closed between 5 Street S.E. and Confluence Way S.E. beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 24. This closure was originally scheduled to remain in place until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31 and has been extended until Friday, June 16 at 7 p.m. This closure is to accommodate utility work. Local access will be maintained. Detours will be indicated via signage and motorists are advised to expect delays in the area and use alternate routes.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange Project

  • The exit ramp from 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. to northbound Macleod Trail will be closed nightly from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m. beginning on Wednesday, June 14 to Friday, June 16. Traffic will be detoured to Midlake Boulevard to access northbound Macleod Trail. This closure is to accommodate road paving.
  • There will be various lane closures on northbound and southbound Shawville Boulevard S.E. at 162 Avenue S.E. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 10 and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, June 12 until Friday, June 16.
  • There will be various lane closures on southbound Macleod Trail 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. beginning on Monday, June 12 until Friday, June 16.
  • There will be various lane closures on northbound Macleod Trail 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. beginning on Monday, June 12 until Friday, June 16.
  • There will be various multiple lane closures on northbound and southbound Macleod Trail at 162 Avenue S.E from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly beginning on Monday, June 12 until Friday, June 16 to allow for paving work.
  • There will be various lane closures on eastbound and westbound Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. at Macleod Trail and also east of Macleod Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning on Monday, June 12 until Friday, June 16.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Road closure at Willow Park Drive S.E. between Willowburn Crescent and Willowview Road S.E. starting Wednesday, May 31 at 7 a.m. until Friday, June 16 at 10 p.m. This closure accommodates sanitary utility upgrades. Please use alternate routes.

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

Reduced lanes at the following locations beginning on Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 16 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closures are to accommodate utility work.

  • Southbound on 5 Street S.W. between 5 Avenue S.W. and 7 Avenue S.W.
  • Northbound on 6 Street S.W. between 6 Avenue S.W. and 7 Avenue S.W.
  • Westbound on 6 Avenue S.W. at 5 Street S.W.

Road and sidewalk closures on 1 Street S.W. between 10 Avenue S.W. and 12 Avenue S.W. beginning on Wednesday, May 10 at 7 a.m. originally scheduled until Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. has been extended until Saturday, June 17 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Reduced southbound lane on 1 Street S.W. between 12 Avenue S.W. and 13 Avenue S.W. until Sunday, June 17 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates road construction.

1 Street S.W. between 10 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.W. will see various lane closures Saturday, June 10. Safe pedestrian access will be maintained and access to businesses and residents will be accommodated during construction. These closures accommodate 1 Street corridor improvement project.

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

  • Reduced lanes on 17 Avenue S.W. between 8 Street and 9 Street S.W. originally beginning on Wednesday, May 24 until Friday, June 2 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closures extended until Friday, June 16 with the inclusion of Saturday, June 10. This closure accommodates sidewalk removal and installation.
  • 17 Avenue will be closed to traffic between Macleod Trail and Centre Street starting May 19. For more information on the 17 Avenue construction schedule visit Calgary.ca/17Avenue.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. is closed between Macleod Trail S.E. and 1 Street S.E. During this closure, local business access will be maintained. This closure remains in place until 7 p.m. on Monday, June 19.
  • 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.

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

Calgary Fastest 10K – Saturday June 17 - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

  • The right lane is closed on the following roads
    • Eastbound 17 Avenue S.W. between 69 Street S.W. and 37 Street S.W.
    • Northbound 37 Street S.W. from 17 Avenue S.W. to Bow Trail S.W.
    • Eastbound Bow Trail S.W. from 37 Street to 14 Street S.W.
    • Eastbound 9 Avenue S.W. from 14 Street to Centre Street S
    • Northbound Centre Street between 8 Avenue and 9 Avenue S.E.
    • 8 Avenue S.E. from Centre Street S to 1 Street S.E.
  • Watch for Calgary Police Services along the route directing traffic

Chinook Half Ironman Triathlon Saturday June 17 - 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • The right lane is closed on the following roads:
    • Eastbound Midlake Boulevard from Midlake Green to Sundance Boulevard S.E.
    • Eastbound/southbound Sundance Boulevard from Midlake Boulevard to Stoney Trail S.E.
    • Southbound Sundance Boulevard / Chapparal Boulevard / Walden Boulevard S.E. from Stoney Trail S.E. to 210 Avenue S.E.
    • Eastbound 210 Avenue S.E. from Walden Common S.E. to Macleod Trail S.E.
    • Southbound Macleod Trail S from 210 Avenue S.E. to city limits
    • Northbound Macleod Trail S from city limits to 210 Avenue S.E.
    • Eastbound 210 Avenue from Macleod Trail S.E. to Walden Common S.E.
    • Westbound Walden Drive from Walden Common to Walden Boulevard S.E.
    • Northbound Walden Boulevard S.E. to north of Walden Rise S.E. to 194 Avenue S.E.
    • Eastbound 194 S.E. from Chaparral Boulevard S.E. to Fish Creek Park.
  • Watch for Calgary Police Services along the route directing traffic

East Elbow Park Summer Solstice Party – Saturday, June 17 - 3 p.m. to 11:55 p.m.

  • 39 Avenue S.W. is closed between 4A Street and 5 Street S.W.
  • 4A Street S.W. is closed between 39 Avenue and 40 Avenue S.W.

CKOS – Triathlon Club – Calgary Kids of Steel – 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Sunday, June 18

  • Watch for cyclists in the area
  • Westbound 24 Avenue is reduced to a single lane between Campus Gate and Collegiate Road N.W.
  • Eastbound 32 Avenue N.W. is reduced to a single lane between Collegiate Boulevard and Campus Drive N.W.
  • Watch for police presence in the area directing traffic
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