Calgary, AB,
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May
2017

Calgary road closures - May 12, 2017

Calgary road closures – May 12, 2017

Calgary road closures and lane restrictions press release

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

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) at 208 Saddletown Circle N.E. just after Martindale Drive N.E. on Friday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This closure accommodates paving.

Reduced lanes on eastbound 32 Avenue N.E. at 56 Street N.E. starting Monday, May 15 at 6 a.m. until Saturday, May 27 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates water main replacement work.

Southbound 11 Street N.E. between Aviation Road and 53 Avenue N.E. will be closed and there will be two-way traffic on the East side of the road. This closure starts on Monday, May 15 at 6 a.m. until Tuesday, May 30 at 6 p.m. and accommodates water main replacement work.

Country Hills Boulevard N.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between Barlow Trail and 25 Street N.E. until Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. for construction.

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) on southbound 19 Street N.E. at Aero Drive N.E. starting on Thursday, May 11 at 6 a.m. until Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Road closure on Radford Road N.E. at Regent Crescent N.E. starting Thursday, May 11 at 7 a.m. until Thursday, May 25 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates utility work.

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) on southbound Barlow Trail N.E. and on westbound Stone Hill Gate N.E. starting Tuesday, May 9 at 8 a.m. until Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m. These closures accommodate utility work.

115 Avenue N.E. is closed between 14 Street N.E. and 18 Street N.E. through 7 p.m. on Friday, May 12 and accommodates construction. Use alternate routes.

Skyview Ranch Drive N.E. is closed between Skyview Shores Manor and Skyview Ranch Street N.E. beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 1. This closure continues until 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 3 and accommodates road construction.

Northwest

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) on westbound 16 Avenue N.W. at 14 Street N.W. on Saturday, May 13 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. This closure accommodates materials delivery.

Road closure on 85 Street N.W. between 48 Avenue and 47 Avenue N.W. on Saturday, May 13 from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. This closure accommodates utility work.

Road closure originally scheduled at 5A Street N.W. between 1 Avenue and Memorial Drive N.W. has been postponed until Monday, May 15 at 7 a.m. through to Saturday, May 20 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates major water services work.

Reduced lanes on westbound Silver Spring Boulevard N.W. at Silver Grove Drive N.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Friday, May 5. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Friday, May 12 and accommodates utility work.

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, May 15 and accommodates construction.

Various single lane closures on 16 Avenue N.W. at 29 Street N.W. / Uxbridge Drive N.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 17. Pedestrian and vehicle detours will be indicated via signage. This closure is part of an intersection improvement project and is expected to continue through October 2017.

16 Ave NW / Bowfort Road Interchange Improvements

  • Beginning at 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 23 there will be a new traffic pattern on eastbound 16 Avenue N.W. at Bowfort Road N.W. Motorists wishing to access Bowfort Road should remain in the left lane, all other traffic will be diverted under the bridge.
  • 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

Road closure on 33 Street S.E. between 16 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.E. starting Friday, May 12 at 9 a.m. until Monday, May 15 at 5 p.m. Please use alternate routes. This closure accommodates construction.

Northbound MacLeod Trail S.E. between 15 Avenue and 18 Avenue S.E. will be reduced to one lane (three left lanes closed) starting Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m. until Sunday, May 14 at 9 a.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) on northbound 33 Street S.E. between 19 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.E. starting on Monday, May 15 at 7 a.m. until Wednesday, May 17 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) at the McKenzie Towne Traffic Circle S.E. starting Monday, May 15 to Friday, May 19 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. each day. This closure accommodates pedestrian signal work.

Road closure at 210 Avenue S.E. between Sheriff King Street and MacLeod Trail S.E. starting Monday, May 15 until Monday, July 31. This closure accommodates utility work. Please use alternate routes.

Reduced lanes on northbound 52 Street N.E. between New Brighton Gate and New Brighton Drive S.E. starting Monday, May 15 until Wednesday, May 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. This closure accommodates underground utility work.

Reduced lanes (two right lanes closed) on southbound 1 Street S.E. between 15 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.E. on Thursday, May 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Southbound 3 Street S.E. between 6 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.E. will be fully closed starting on Wednesday, May 10 at 7 a.m. 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.

Road closure at 3 Street S.E. between 6 Avenue and 7 Avenue S.E. starting Wednesday, May 10 at 7 a.m. until Friday, June 16 at 12 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

17 Ave S.E. BRT Project

  • Eastbound 17 Avenue S.E. has reduced lanes east of 19 Street S.E. daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays through 3 p.m. on Friday, May 12.

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 remains in place until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31 and accommodates deep utility work. Local access will be maintained. Motorists are advised to expect delays in the area and use alternate routes.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • The left lane will be closed on northbound and Southbound Barlow Trail south of Glenmore Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, May 8 until Friday, May 12 to allow for road work related to the Glenmore Trail / Ogden Road interchange project. Barlow Trail at Glenmore Trail 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 construction.
  • 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.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue construction 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, May 8 until Friday, May 12.
  • 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, May 8 until Friday, May 12.
  • The right lane will be closed on northbound and southbound Shawville Boulevard at 162 Avenue S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, May 8 until Friday, May 12.
  • The right lane will be closed on northbound and southbound Shawville Boulevard at 162 Avenue S.E. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 13.
  • For more information, visit the project page.

Southwest

UPDATE: Road closure on northbound 1 Street S.W. between 13 Avenue and 14 Avenue S.W. starting Thursday, May 11 at 7 a.m. to accommodates construction. This closure was originally in place until Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. but has now been extended until Sunday, May 14 at 7 p.m.

Road closure on 20 Street S.W. at 44 Avenue S.W. starting Friday, May 12 at 6:30 p.m. until Monday, May 15 at 5 a.m. Please use alternate routes. This closure accommodates underground utility construction.

Reduced lanes (two left lanes closed) on 11 Avenue and 10 Street S.W. starting Saturday, May 13 at 6 a.m. until Sunday, May 14 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates water services work.

Reduced lanes (right lane closed) at 1 Street S.W. between 12 Avenue and 13 Avenue S.W. starting Monday, May 15 at 7 a.m. until Sunday, June 4 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates road construction.

Reduced lanes on eastbound 17 Avenue S.W. between 8 Street and 9 Street S.W. starting Monday, May 15 until Thursday, June 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. & from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. each day. This closure accommodates sidewalk removal and installation.

The 5 Street S.W. cycle track will be closed between 10 Avenue and 11 Avenue S.W. on Thursday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The southbound lane on 5 Street S.W. will be closed and utilized as a cycle track detour. This closure accommodates utility work.

Road closure on 10 Avenue S.W. between 1 Street and Centre Street S.W. starting Thursday, May 11 at 6 p.m. until Monday, May 15 at 5 a.m. This closure accommodates 1 Street Corridor Improvement Project. Please use alternate routes.

Road and sidewalk closures at 1 Street S.W. between 10 Avenue and 12 Avenue S.W. starting Wednesday, May 10 at 7 a.m. until Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

Various lane closures on 1 Street S.W. between 10 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.W. starting Monday, May 8 at 7 a.m. until 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. Use alternate routes and expect delays.

Sheriff King Street S is closed between 194 Avenue S.W. and 210 Avenue S.W. beginning at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, March 1. This closure remains in place until Saturday, May 13 at 12 p.m. and accommodates construction.

17 Avenue S. reconstruction project

  • Road closure at 1 Street S.W. between 15 Avenue and 17 Avenue S.W. starting Wednesday, May 10 at 7 a.m. until Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. is closed between Macleod Trail S.E. and 1 Street S.E. beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, April 17. 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.

Special Events

Scouts Canada Soap Box Derby – Saturday, May 13

  • Lake Ontario Drive S.E. will be closed between Lake Crimson Drive S.E. and Lake Sylvan Drive S.E. from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 13.

18th Annual Dashmesh Culture Centre Sikh Parade – Saturday, May 13

From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 13 the route of the Dashmesh Culture Centre – Annual Sikh Parade will have the following lane reductions and road closures:

  • Martindale Boulevard N.E. will be closed between Martindale Gate N.E. and Falconridge Boulevard N.E.
  • Falconridge Boulevard N.E. will be reduced to a single northbound lane between Taradale Drive N.E. / Martindale Boulevard N.E. to 64 Avenue N.E.
  • 64 Avenue N.E. will be reduced to single lane in each direction on the south side of the road between Falconridge Boulevard N.E. and Martindale Gate N.E.
  • Martindale Gate N.E. will be reduced to two lanes on the west side of the road between 64 Avenue N.E. and Martindale Boulevard N.E.
  • Please be aware there will be a large presence of Calgary Police directing traffic onsite.
  • Please watch for pedestrians as this is expected to be a mass gathering of people.

40th Annual Sport Chek Mother’s Day 5 km and 10 km Run, Walk and Ride – Sunday, May 14

From 6 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Sunday, May 14 the route for the Annual Sport Chek Mother’s Day Run, Walk and Ride will be closed to motorists. The lane closures, which will accommodate runners and pedestrians along the route, are:

  • Macleod Trail will be reduced to two lanes for northbound traffic between Glenmore Trail and Mission Road.
  • Macleod Trail will be reduced to one lane for southbound traffic between Glenmore Trail and Mission Road.
  • Southbound Elbow Drive S.W. will be reduced to one lane each direction between 4 Street S.W. and Lansdowne Avenue S.W., and the northbound lanes will be closed to traffic.
  • 4 Street S.W. will be closed between 42 Avenue S.W. and 58 Avenue S.W.
  • 58 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 5 Street S.W. and Macleod Trail.
  • Mission Road S.W. will be reduced to one lane, northbound only between 4 Street S.W. and Macleod Trail.
  • There will limited parking in the area, participants are advised to use Calgary Transit.

Motorists are reminded that there will be a heavy police presence on site.

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

Work is underway on the Southwest Ring Road project. For more information on work happening, visit http://www.swcrrproject.com/traffic-updates/

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