Calgary, AB,
20
June
2017

Calgary road closures - June 20, 2017

Calgary road closures – June 20, 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: Reduced westbound lane on McKnight Boulevard N.E. at McCall Way N.E. on Wednesday, June 21 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Speeds reduced to 50 km/h through work area. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

NEW: Road closure on northbound Barlow Trail N.E. between Stonehill Gate N.E. and 116 Avenue N.E. on Wednesday, June 21 from 7 a.m. to Wednesday, June 28 at 6 p.m. Northbound traffic will be directed to the west side for 2 way traffic. Closure is to accommodate utility work.

Reduced lanes on eastbound and westbound Marbank Drive N.E. at 48 Street N.E. beginning on Tuesday, June 20 to Friday, June 23 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pedestrian detours indicated via signage. This closure is 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 Monday, July 3 at 5 a.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 Friday, June 30 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily and Saturdays, June 24 and July 1 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. This closure is to accommodate construction.

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.

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 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

Road closure on Sage Hill Drive N.W. between 37 Street N.W. and Symons Valley Road N.W. beginning on Monday, June 19 at 8 a.m. to Thursday, June 22 at 7 p.m. Access will be maintained for residents. Vehicle detours indicated via signage. This closure accommodates utility work

16 Avenue NW / Home Road project

  • Reduced lane on westbound 16 Avenue N.W. between 49 Street N.W. and 46 Street N.W. on weekdays daily from 9 a.m. on Monday, June 19 to 3 p.m. on Monday, July 3 and on Saturdays and Sundays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Business access is to be maintained. Closure is to accommodate construction.
  • Right lane closed on westbound 16 Avenue N.W from 49 Street to 46 Street N.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays beginning Tuesday, June 20. This closure also occurs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends and continues until early July.
  • Right lane closed on eastbound 16 Avenue N.W. from 49 Street to Home Road N.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays beginning Tuesday, June 20. This closure also occurs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends and continues until Tuesday, June 27.

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: 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.

Reduced lanes on Willow Park Drive S.E. between Willow Brook Drive S.E. and Acadia Drive S.E. beginning on Tuesday, June 20 at 7 a.m. to Thursday, June 22 at 7 p.m. Willowgreen Drive S.E. will be also closed at Willow Park Drive S.E. with local access available. Closure is to accommodate paving.

Reduced lanes southbound on 52 Street S.E. at Copperfield Gate S.E. beginning on Tuesday, June 20 to Tuesday, July 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays and from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. Speeds reduced to 50 km/h through work area. This closure accommodates road construction.

Road closure with left turn restrictions on Centre Street S.E. at 17 Avenue S.E. to 15 Avenue S.E. from Monday, June 19 at 7 a.m. to Saturday, July 1 at 7 p.m. Closure to accommodate construction.

Reduced northbound lane on 52 Street S.E. approaching 130 Avenue S.E. to 126 Avenue S.E. beginning on Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 23 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.

Reduced lane on northbound 52 Street S.E. at 17 Avenue S.E. from Monday, June 19 to Tuesday, June 20 daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

Reduced westbound lane on 17 Avenue S.E. from 48 Street S.E. to 36 Street S.E. beginning on Monday, June 19 at 9 a.m. to Tuesday, June 20 at 5 a.m. Closure is to accommodate construction.

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

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange Project

  • 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. daily on Monday, June 19 until Friday, June 23.
  • 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. daily on Monday, June 19 until Friday, June 23.
  • There will be various multiple lane closures on northbound and southbound Macleod Trail at 162 Avenue S.E from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly on Monday, June 19 until Wednesday, June 21 to allow for paving work.
  • The exit ramp from 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. to northbound Macleod Trail will be closed from midnight 12 a.m. to 5 a.m. nightly on Monday, June 19 until Wednesday, June 21 to allow for paving. Traffic will be directed to use Midlake Boulevard S.E. to access northbound Macleod Trail.
  • There will be various lane closures on eastbound and westbound Sun Valley Boulevard S.E. at Macleod Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, June 19 until Friday, June 23.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • Reduced lanes on northbound and southbound Barlow Trail S.E. at Glenmore Trail S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning on Tuesday, June 20 to Thursday, June 22 to allow for road work.

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

NEW: Reduced lanes on 4 Avenue S.W. between 3 Street S.W. and 4 Street S.W. on Wednesday, June 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closure is to accommodate event bus parking.

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

  • Reduced lanes on 17 Avenue S.W. between 8 Street and 9 Street S.W. beginning on Wednesday, May 24 until Friday, June 30 on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on weekends from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. 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

Sled Island Block Party Inglewood - Saturday, June 24 – 12 p.m. to 11:55 p.m.

  • 10 Street S.E. is closed between 9 Avenue S.E. and 10 Avenue S.E.
  • 10 Avenue S.E. between 10 Street and 11 Street S.E. is also closed during this time.

Sled Island - Broken City

  • The left lane of 11 Avenue S.W. is closed between 5 Street S.W. and 6 Street S.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 21 through to 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 25. This closure accommodates the setup of temporary bike racks for Sled Island.

Sled Island - Commonwealth

  • The right lane of eastbound 10 Avenue S.W. is closed east of 7 Street S.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, June 20 through to 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 25. This closure accommodates the setup of temporary bike racks for Sled Island.

Sled Island - Hifi / Nite Owl

  • The right lane of eastbound 10 Avenue S.W. is closed between 1 Street S.W. and 2 Street S.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 21 through to 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 25. This closure accommodates the setup of temporary bike racks for Sled Island.

Color Me Rad – Saturday, June 24 – 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • 10 Street N.W. between 5 Avenue and 16 Avenue N.W. is closed
  • Crescent Road from 13 Avenue to 2 Street N.W. is closed
  • Police presence onsite directing traffic

Multisports Canada – Wild Rose Women’s Triathlon – Sunday, June 25 – 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

  • The right lane of westbound 24 Avenue N.W. from Campus Gate N.W. to Collegiate Road N.W. is closed
  • Right lane of eastbound 32 Avenue N.W. from Collegiate Boulevard to Campus Drive N.W. is closed
  • Watch for police in the area directing traffic
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