Calgary, AB,
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Calgary road closures - September 5, 2014

ALERT: 14 Street N.W. is reduced to one lane in each direction between Northmount Drive N.W. and 24 Avenue N.W. due to an emergency water main break. Northbound traffic on 14 Street N.W. will be detoured at 24 Avenue and southbound traffic will be detoured at Northmount Drive. This closure will be ongoing until further notice. Major delays to traffic are expected and motorists are advised to use alternate routes.

Northeast

NEW: The ramps from 36 Street N.E. onto westbound and eastbound 16 Avenue N.E. will be closed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily on Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 7 due to road paving.

NEW: There will be various lane closures on 36 Street N.E. between 16 Avenue N.E. and 39 Avenue N.E. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to midnight until Sunday, September 14 due to road paving.

There will be various lane closures on Metis Trail N.E. between 64 Avenue N.E. and 96 Avenue N.E. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning Thursday, August 28 until Monday, September 15 for road paving.

There will be various lane closures on 32 Avenue N.E. between 12 Street N.E. to 36 Street N.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily until Tuesday, September 30 for road paving.

The intersection of Skyview Ranch Road and 128 Avenue N.E. will be reduced to one lane in each direction until September 30 for utility work.

17 Avenue N.E. and 18 Avenue N.E. are closed at Edmonton Trail until late August due to the Edmonton Trail road reconstruction project.

Northwest

NEW: 10 Street N.W. will be reduced to one lane in each direction at 2 Avenue N.W. from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, September 6 due to building construction.

Eastbound 32 Avenue N.W. will be reduced to one lane between 37 Street N.W. and 39 Street N.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning Tuesday, September 2 until Monday, September 8 due to utility work. On weekends this lane closure will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The right lanes on north and southbound Northland Drive N.W. will be closed throughout the summer due to bike lane improvements and road repaving.

Symons Valley Road is completely closed between 144 Avenue N.W. and Sage Meadow Circle. This closure is expected to last until December 2014. During this time, all heavy truck traffic will be detoured to Shaganappi Trail, and local traffic will be detoured via Sage Hill Drive to 144 Avenue N.W. Visit the webpage for  further information.

Southeast

NEW: 52 Street S.E will be closed south of 50 Avenue S.E. from 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 6 until 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 7 for CN Rail to complete railway crossing repairs. Local traffic will be detoured to Barlow Trail via 50 Avenue S.E. and 61 Avenue S.E. to bypass the construction. Alternate routes such as Stoney Trail are recommended as delays are expected.

NEW: The right lane on southbound Ogden Road will be closed south of Highfield Boulevard S.E. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 6 due to utility work.

NEW: There will be various lane closures on Macleod Trail at Heritage Drive from 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 7 to 5 a.m. on Monday, September 8 to accommodate bridge testing. At this time speed will be reduced to 50 km/h.

NEW: There will be various lane closures on Glenmore Trail between Blackfoot Trail and Deerfoot Trail from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. on Monday, September 8 and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, September 9 to accommodate bridge testing. At this time speed will be reduced to 60 km/h.

NEW: The two right lanes on southbound Blackfoot Trail will be closed over Glenmore Trail 7 a.m. on Friday, September 5 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 6 due to bridge work.

NEW: There will be various lane closures on northbound and southbound Macleod Trail at 210 Avenue S.E. from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 7 due to traffic signal work.  At this time the speed will be reduced to 60 km/h.

Extended: Westbound 130 Avenue S.E. will be closed between 52 Street S.E. and Copperpond Boulevard S.E. until Thursday, September 29 due to major utility work. The speed limit in the area will be reduced to 50 km/h. Residents are advised to use McIvor Boulevard S.E. to 52 Street S.E.

94 Avenue S.E. will be closed between 52 Street S.E. and 60 Street S.E. until Friday, October 31 due to utility work. At the same time, 60 Street S.E. will be closed between 90 Avenue S.E. and 94 Avenue S.E. Business access will be maintained.

There will be various lane closures on Spiller Road S.E. south of 25 Avenue S.E. starting Tuesday, August 26 until Tuesday, October 21 due to utility work.

Westbound Glenmore Trail between 52 Street S.E. and Stoney Trail will be reduced to one lane with the speed limit reduced to 50 km/h from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly until Saturday, September 6 for paving.

4 Street S.E. will be closed between 9 Avenue S.E. and 8 Avenue S.E. until the end of January 2015.  This closure is needed to facilitate the construction of the +60 pedestrian bridge at the National Music Centre.

Southwest

NEW: Southbound 14 Street S.W. will be closed between 6 Avenue S.W. and 17 Avenue S.W. from6 a.m. to 6 P.m. on Sunday, September 7 for final paving. At this time two-way traffic will be allowed in the northbound lanes.

NEW: 50 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 4 Street S.W. and 4A Street S.W. from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, September 8 due to road work.

12 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 9 Avenue S.W. and 10 Avenue S.W. from 6 p.m. on Friday, September 5 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 7 due to utility work.

33 Street S.W. will be closed between 16 Avenue S.W. and 17 Avenue S.W. from 7 p.m. on Friday, September 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, September 7 due to utility work.

Bow Trail will be reduced to one lane westbound and one lane eastbound between 37 Street S.W. and 40 Street S.W. starting Tuesday, September 2 at 8 a.m. until Saturday, September 20 at 6 p.m. for utility relocation.

The left lane on 4 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 2 Street S.W. and 1 Street S.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning Tuesday, September 2 until Friday, September 12 due to building construction.

The two centre lanes will be closed on 5 Avenue S.W. between 2 Street S.W. and 1 Street S.W. until September 15 for utility work.

The left lane and sidewalk are closed on 11 Avenue S.W. between 11 Street S.W. and 12 Street S.W. until Tuesday, September 30 due to building construction.

Special Events

University of Calgary Dino Dash Road Race – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 6

The following closures will be in place for the duration of the race:

  • The right hand lane on northbound University Drive between Unwin Road N.W. and 24 Avenue N.W.
  • The right hand lane on westbound 24 Avenue N.W. between University Drive Crowchild Trail and Collegiate Boulevard N.W.
  • The right hand lane on westbound 32 Avenue N.W. between east of Shaganappi Trail to east Campus Drive N.W.
  • The right hand lane on eastbound  32 Avenue N.W. between east Campus Drive N.W. to east of Shaganappi Trail N.W.
  • Runners will be directed through the Varsity community. Please watch for runners and temporary signage between east of Shaganappi Trail and west of 37 Street N.W., and south of Varsity Drive N.W. and north 32 Avenue N.W.
  • Please expect delays in this area, Calgary Police Service will be directing traffic along the race route.

Calgary Corporate Challenge Road Race –9 a.m. to 12 noon, Sunday, September 7

  • 50 Avenue S.W. will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 14A Street to Crowchild Trail.
  • Watch for runners in the Lakeview and North Glenmore Communities.
  • Please obey all temporary traffic control signs.
  • Calgary Police Service will be assisting with the flow of traffic during this event.

Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope Event – 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, September 7

  • There will be parking restrictions on the south side of 66 Avenue S.W. between Crowchild Trail and 37 Street S.W.
  • Please obey all temporary traffic control signs and watch for runners in the curb lane.
  • Calgary Police Service will be assisting with the flow of traffic during this event.

Really, Really Long Table Dinner Event – 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Monday, September 8

  • 8 Avenue SW will be closed between Centre Street and 1 Street SW

Spruce Meadows “Masters” – from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, September 12, and 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, September 13  and Sunday, September 14

  • Eastbound Spruce Meadows Trail/Highway 22X will be reduced one lane between Tournament Lane and Spruce Meadows Way S.W.
  • Spruce Meadows Way S.W. will be reduced to one lane southbound and two lanes northbound, just south of Highway 22X.
  • Speed will be reduced to 50 km/h during this time.

Alberta Transportation

For more information visit Alberta Transportation’s website .

Follow The City of Calgary’s Transportation Department on Twitter for up to date information on road closures, projects and all of Transportations’ services at @yyctransport

Visit Calgary.ca/trafficinfo for up-to-date road closure and incident information.

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