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Calgary road closures - February 26, 2016

Calgary road closures and lane restrictions – February 26, 2016

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Northeast

NEW: The right lane of westbound McKnight boulevard N.E. is closed west of 19 Street N.E. and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: Northbound Centre Street N is closed and a two way setup is in place in the southbound lanes south of 64 Avenue N.E. beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, February 26. During this closure there will also be various lane closures on Centre Street N north of 64 Avenue N.E. This closure continues until 6:30 on Sunday, February 28 and accommodates water services utility work.

NEW: The right turn lane of 19 Street N.E. to McKnight Boulveard N.E. is closed and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: Various lane closures in all directions at McKnight Boulevard N.E. and 12 Street N.E. / Aviation Boulevard N.E. between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 28. The speed limit will be reduced to 50 km/hr. and police will be onsite directing traffic as this closure accommodates traffic signal work. Motorists are advised to expect delays and use detours when possible.

NEW: McDougall Road N.E. is closed at 9 Street N.E. from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: 4 Avenue N.E. is closed between Edmonton Trail N.E. and 4A Street N.E. from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: The left lane of southbound 36 Street N.E. is closed between 24 Avenue N.E. and 25 Avenue N.E. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates pedestrian overpass work.

Update: Various lane closures at McKnight Boulevard N.E. and 19 Street N.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, February 16. The closures continue daily during these hours on weekdays until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2.

Update: 17 Avenue N.E. is closed at 6 Street N.E. beginning at 8 a.m. on Friday, February 12. During this closure there will be no northbound access to 6 Street via 16 Avenue N.E. Traffic will be detoured in the area. This closure continues until 6 p.m. on Friday, March 4 and accommodates gas utility work.

Update: The right lane of eastbound 16 Avenue N.E. at 1 Street N.E. is closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure continues during these hours on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday until further notice. This closure accommodates construction.

Centre Street is reduced to one lane northbound between 20 Avenue and 21 Avenue N.E. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily, beginning Thursday, February 18 and continuing until Monday, March 7. This closure is due to construction.

Northwest

NEW: Southbound Nose Hill Drive N.W. will be reduced to a single lane at John Laurie Boulevard N.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, February 26. This closure will continue until 8 p.m. on Sunday, February 28 and accommodates utility work.

NEW: The right lane and adjacent sidewalk of 10 Street N.W. north of 5 Avenue N.W. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates construction.

83 Street N.W. is closed between 33 Avenue N.W. and Bowfort Road N.W. until Spring 2016. There will be no access to Bowness Road N.W. from 16 Avenue N.W. during this closure; motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Southeast

NEW: Eastbound Glenmore Trail is reduced to a single lane east of Blackfoot Trail S.E. and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, February 26. This closure remains in place until 4 a.m. on Saturday, February 27 and accommodates construction.

NEW: 4 Street S.E. between 8 Avenue and 9 Avenue S.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 27. Beginning at 8 p.m. on Saturday, 4 Street between 8 Avenue and 9 Avenue S.E. will be completely closed until 5 a.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: 3 Street S.E. is closed between 7 Avenue S.E. and 9 Avenue S.E. beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, February 26. This closure accommodates utility work and continues until 5 a.m. on Monday, February 29.

NEW: The right lane of eastbound 12 Avenue S.E. is closed between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 27. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: There will be various single and multiple lane closures with the speed limit reduced to 50 km/h at the intersection of Blackfoot Trail and Southland Drive S.E. from 8:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday, February 28 to allow for roadway inspections. Alternate routes are recommended as delays are expected.

NEW: Lynnview Road S.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction at Lynnview Way S.E. beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, February 29. This closure remains in place until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1 and accommodates water services utility work.

NEW: The Zoo bridge will be closed for reconstruction beginning on Monday, March 7. This closure accommodates the 12 Street S.E. bridge replacement project and is expect to last until December 2017.

Blackfoot Trail / 58 Avenue S.E. Intersection Improvements Project

  • NEW: The intersection of Blackfoot Trail with 58 Avenue S.E. will have various lane single lane closures in all directions and the speed limit reduced to 50 km/h from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, February 29 to Friday, March 4 for traffic signal work in preparation for upcoming intersection upgrades.
  • From now until late Summer of 2016, there will be periodic lane closures and 50 km/h speed reductions at the intersection of Blackfoot Trail at 58 Avenue S.E. to allow for intersection improvements. There will be various stages of construction which may require road closures during off-peak traffic times. Further information will follow as construction progresses. For additional information on this project, please go to Calgary.ca and search “58 Avenue and Blackfoot Trail S.E. intersection improvements”.

10 Avenue S.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning at 8 a.m. on Thursday, February 25. This closure accommodates water services work and remains in place until 6 p.m. on February 27.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange project

  • Northbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard will be reduced to a single lane of traffic and controlled by flagman personnel from 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 25 to allow for movement of construction equipment across Macleod Trail.
  • The left lane will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 28.
  • The left lane will be closed on northbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 28.
  • The left lane will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily on Monday, February 29 and Tuesday, March 1
  • The access to both westbound 162 Avenue S.E. and to eastbound Sun Valley Boulevard from northbound Macleod Trail was revised on Sunday, January 31. The left turn bay from northbound Macleod Trail to westbound 162 Avenue S.E. and the right turn bay from northbound Macleod Trail to eastbound Sun Valley Boulevard was closed. A new exit ramp via the northbound right lane opened to access both 162 Avenue S.E. and Sun Valley Boulevard. A new signalized intersection was created on Sun Valley Boulevard east of Macleod Trail to accommodate this new detour ramp connection. Macleod Trail is already part of a construction zone with a reduced speed limit of 60 km/h, that will remain in effect 24/7 for duration of construction.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

3 Street S.E. is reduced to one lane southbound between 6 Avenue S.E. and 9 Avenue S.E. from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily until further notice due to the Municipal Building Flood Mitigation Project. A two way traffic setup will be installed in the left northbound lane of 3 Street S.E. between 7 Avenue S.E. and 6 Avenue S.E.

Southwest

NEW: The two left lanes of 9 Avenue S.W. are closed between 10 Street S.W. and 11 Street S.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, February 26. This closure remains in place until 9 p.m. on Sunday, February 28 and accommodates construction.

NEW: 5 Street S.W. is closed between 2 Avenue and 3 Avenue S.W. beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, February 26. This closure continues until 6 p.m. on Sunday, February 28 and accommodates construction.

NEW: 5 Street S.W. is closed between 6 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.W. from 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 28. This closure accommodates utility work, motorists are advised to expect delays and use detours when possible.

NEW: Northbound 8 Street S.W. is closed between 8 Avenue S.W. and 10 Avenue S.W. and southbound will be reduced to a single lane from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28. This closure accommodates construction.

NEW: 7 Street S.W. is closed between 6 Avenue S.W. and 8 Avenue S.W. from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 27. This closure accommodates crane work.

NEW: The two left lanes of 9 Avenue S.W. are closed between 7 Street S.W. and 8 Street S.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, February 29. This closure continues daily during these hours until Thursday, March 3 and accommodates construction.

NEW: Various single lane closures in every direction at 4 Street S.W. and 15 Avenue S.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, February 29. This closure continues daily during these hours until Friday, March 4 and accommodates utility work.

The right lane and cycle track on 5 Street S.W. will be closed between 12 Avenue S.W. and 13 Avenue S.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, February 24 and Friday, February 25. During this closure, cycle track traffic will be diverted to the closed traffic lane. This closure accommodates utility work.

5 Street S.W. is reduced to narrow southbound lanes between 7 Avenue and 8 Avenue S.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, January 5 until Wednesday, March 2. During this closure the cycle track will also be closed along this stretch. Cyclists are asked to practice patience, follow signage, ride courteously and cooperate with pedestrians on the east sidewalk during this closure. Alternate routes are recommended, this closure accommodates utility installation.

Crowchild/Flanders Ave Interchange

  • Single left lane closures on northbound and southbound Crowchild Trail at Flanders Avenue S.W. with a speed reduction to 50 km/hr. daily beginning in early January. This closure will continue daily during these hours until late February.
  • The northbound exit ramps from Crowchild Trail S.W. to Flanders Avenue S.W. are currently closed until late 2016. Motorists will be unable to access Flanders Avenue S.W. via northbound Crowchild Trail S.W. Motorists are advised to use 33 Avenue S.W. or 50 Avenue S.W. via Crowchild Trail as alternate routes.
  • Caen Avenue (from the Currie Business Park entrance to Quesnay Wood Drive) is closed to allow for the utility work necessary for the Interchange construction. This stretch of Caen Avenue will be closed until late 2016. A temporary off-ramp provides access into the Currie Business Park, from Crowchild Trail South to Battleford Avenue.
  • Construction work has begun on Richard Road and eastbound Flanders Avenue. Traffic on Richard Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction (north and sound bound).

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