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Calgary road closures - July 19, 2016

Calgary road closures and lane restrictions – July 19, 2016

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Northeast

NEW: The right lane of northbound 12 Street N.E. is closed at McKnight Boulevard N.E. from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20. This closure accommodates construction work.

NEW: The right lane of the eastbound Airport Tunnel is closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20 for traffic camera maintenance.

NEW: The right lane of southbound Edmonton Trail N.E. is closed at 15 Avenue N.E. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20. This closure accommodates construction.

Various single lane closures in both directions on Edmonton Trail N.E. from Memorial Drive to 16 Avenue N.E. daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily beginning on Monday, July 18. These closures continue daily during these hours until 5 p.m. on Friday, July 22 and accommodate manhole repair work.

Lane closures on Country Hills Boulevard N.E. from Deerfoot Trail to Barlow Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on weekdays and 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays from Monday, July 11 until Saturday, August 13 due to the addition of lanes.

Various lane closures both directions on Country Hills Boulevard N.E. at 38 Street N.E. from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily from Wednesday, July 6 until Wednesday, July 20 due to signal work.

Aviation Road N.E. is closed between Aviation Boulevard and 15 Street N.E. until Sunday, September 25. Local business access will be maintained. This closure is part of the McKnight Boulevard N.E. Widening Project.

There will be new traffic patterns on McKnight Boulevard N.E. between 12 Street N.E. and 19 Street N.E. until September 2016. This work is part of the McKnight Boulevard N.E. Widening Project.

36 Street N.E. will be closed between 64 Avenue N.E. and Airport Trail N.E. until mid-October 2016. During this closure, traffic travelling northbound on 36 Street N.E. will be restricted to local only access at 64 Avenue N.E. Traffic travelling westbound on 80 Avenue N.E. will be diverted to southbound 40 Street N.E. There will be no access to Airport Trail from 80 Avenue N.E. during this closure. Detours using Metis Trail N.E. around construction zone are recommended.

Northwest

NEW: 13 Street N.W. will be closed on the south side of Kensington Road N.W. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20 due to streetlight installation. This closure is part of the Kensington improvements project.

NEW: Closure of the Bowness Bridge between Bow Crescent and 52 Street N.W. This closure will occur from 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday, July 21. This closure accommodates removal of two existing high mast streetlights. For more information, visit the roads bridge maintenance page.

Northbound 14 Street N.W. is closed between 8 Avenue and 21 Avenue N.W. and a two-way traffic setup is in place in the southbound lanes from 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19 to 5 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20. During the closure there will be no access to northbound 14 Street N.W. from 14 Avenue N.W. and 16 Avenue N.W. This closure accommodates paving.

There will be various single lane closures daily on Sarcee Trail N.W. at Stoney Trail N.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, July 6. These closures continue daily during these hours until August 8 and accommodates interchange upgrades.

The right lane of eastbound Stoney Trail N.W. is closed at Sarcee Trail N.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily until August 8 due to interchange upgrades.

Northmount Drive N.W. has parking restrictions in place and traffic shifting between Cambrian Drive N.W. and McKnight Boulevard N.W starting at 7 a.m. on July 10 due to paving. Two-way traffic will be maintained during these operations. This closure accommodates paving.

The Prince’s Island Park pedestrian bridge to Memorial Drive will be partially closed until September 2016 and accommodates replacement of a non-slip coating.

144 Avenue N.W. is closed between Centre Street North and 14 Street N.W. for roadway upgrades through November 2016.

The right lane of westbound 24 Avenue N.W. is closed between 23 Street N.W. and Crowchild Trail N.W. until August 2016 due to the construction of a retaining wall.

83 Street N.W. is closed between 33 Avenue N.W. and Bowfort Road N.W. until further notice. There will be no access to Bowness Road N.W. from 16 Avenue N.W.; use an alternate route.

Southeast

The right lane and adjacent sidewalk of northbound 3 Street S.E. is closed between 7 Avenue and Riverfront Avenue S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20. This closure accommodates construction.

Various lane closures at Macleod Trail S.E. and 38 Avenue S.E. and Macleod Trail S.E. and 45 Avenue S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues daily during these hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20 and accommodates the Macleod Trail Feedermain Valve Upgrade Project.

There will be various single lane closures in all directions at Peigan Trail and 52 Street S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, July 18 to Friday, July 22. This work is required for concrete rehab and roadway preparations in advance of paving at the intersection.

The left parking lane of 6 Avenue S.E. will be closed between Centre Street and 1 Street S.E. beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 18. This closure continues until 5 a.m. on Tuesday, September 6 and accommodates construction.

The right lane of southbound Ogden Road S.E. is closed at 42 Avenue S.E. beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 18. This closure remains in place until 5 a.m. on Monday, July 25 and accommodates construction.

The right lane of northbound and Southbound 52 Street S.E. is closed at Glenmore Trail S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues daily during these hours, and also on Saturday, July 23 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. This closure accommodates Transportation Infrastructure work.

The left lane of eastbound Memorial Drive is closed at 28 Street S.E. and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues daily during these hours, and also on Saturday, July 23 from 4 a.m. to 8 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

The left lane of northbound 36 Street S.E. is closed at 4 Avenue N.E. and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues daily during these hours, and also on Saturday, July 23 from 4 a.m. to 8 p.m. This closure accommodates construction.

17 Avenue S.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction from 1 Street to Macleod Trail S.E. beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, July 18. This closure remains in place until 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 31 and accommodates construction.

The left lane of 1 Street S.E. is closed between 15 Avenue and 18 Avenue S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues during these hours on weekdays until 3 p.m. on Monday, July 25 and accommodates construction.

15 Street S.E. is closed between 42 Street and 46 Street S.E. During this closure, business access will be maintained. This closure continues through 2016 and accommodates major water services work.

Zoo Road will be closed until December 2017 to accommodate the construction of the Zoo Flood mitigation project. The 12 Street S.E. bridge will remain open to local only traffic.

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

  • The left lane will be closed on eastbound and westbound 58 Avenue S.E. on each side of Blackfoot Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, July 18 to Friday, July 22
  • The left lane will be closed on eastbound and westbound 58 Avenue S.E. on each side of Blackfoot Trail from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly on Monday, July 18 to Friday, July 22.
  • The left lane will be closed on northbound and southbound Blackfoot Trail north of 58 Avenue S.E. from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly on Monday, July 18 to Friday, July 22.
  • The left lane will be closed on eastbound and westbound 58 Avenue S.E. on each side of Blackfoot Trail from 7 p.m. Friday, July 22 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 24.
  • The left lane will be closed on northbound and southbound Blackfoot Trail north of 58 Avenue S.E. from 7 p.m. Friday, July 22 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 24. Blackfoot 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.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange project

  • NEW: The two left lanes will be closed on northbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. nightly on Wednesday, July 20 and Thursday, July 21 to allow for concrete pours.
  • NEW: The two right lanes will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. nightly on Wednesday, July 20 and Thursday, July 21 to allow for concrete pours.
  • The two right lanes will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. nightly on Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20 to allow for concrete pours.
  • The two right lanes will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. nightly on Friday, July 15 Saturday, July 16 and Monday, July 18.
  • The left lane will be closed on northbound Macleod Trail south of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, July 18 to Friday July 22.
  • 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, July 18 to Friday July 22.
  • The left lane will be closed on northbound Macleod Trail north of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, July 18 to Friday July 22.
  • The left lane will be closed on southbound Macleod Trail north of 162 Avenue S.E. / Sun Valley Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily on Monday, July 18 to Friday July 22.
  • Access to southbound Macleod Trail from the shopping Centre located north of 162 Avenue S.E. will close to accommodate the next phase of construction. Traffic will be required to exit the shopping Centre at the west entrance on Shawville Boulevard and connect to either 162 Avenue S.E. or Shawnessy Boulevard to access Macleod Trail.

Glenmore Trail / Ogden Interchange

  • 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. There will be limited business access north of 86 Avenue S.E. on Shepard Road after detour in place. In addition, the eastbound lanes on Glenmore Trail will be re-aligned into the next stage of construction. The eastbound and westbound lanes will be separated with two new intersections created. Ogden Road will have some alignment shifts north of Glenmore Trail to accommodate these traffic changes.

Southwest

NEW: 11 Avenue S.W. is reduced to two left lane between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20. During this closure, the sidewalk on the south side of 11 Avenue will also be closed. This closure accommodates utility work.

NEW: 8 Avenue S.W. is closed between 2 Street and 3 Street S.W. from 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20. This closure accommodates utility work.

17 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction from Centre Street to 2 Street S.W. beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 18. This closure remains in place until 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 and accommodates construction.

The right lane and adjacent sidewalk of southbound 1 Street S.W. is closed between 9 Avenue and 10 Avenue S.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, July 18. This closure continues daily during these hours until 3 p.m. on Friday, July 29 and accommodates construction.

Various single lane closures in each direction of Anderson Road from Macleod Trail S.E. to 14 Street S.W. on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on weekends from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning on Saturday, July 4. This closure accommodates concrete work in preparation for paving.

The left lane of 12 Avenue S.W. at 19 Street S.W. is closed daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, July 13. During this closure, there will also be a right lane closure at 12 Avenue S.W. and 18 Street S.W. This closure continues daily during these hours, and from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends. This closure remains in place until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27 and accommodates construction.

10 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction west of 8 Street S.W. until 3 p.m. on Friday, August 26 due to Transportation Infrastructure work.

The right lane of southbound 8 Street S.W. between 8 Avenue and 10 Avenue S.W. is closed until October 2016. The west sidewalk on 8 Street S.W. in this stretch will be closed. This closure accommodates work on the 8 Street S.W. underpass project.

The right lane of northbound 4 Street S.W. is closed at 15 Avenue S.W. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, May 10. This closure continues daily during these hours until further notice and accommodates utility work.

Crowchild/Flanders Ave Interchange

  • 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).

Special Events

Sun Rype Tri Kids Triathlon - Sunday, July 24 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • 19 Street S.W. will be closed between 50 Avenue S.W. and 56 Avenue S.W.
  • Please obey all temporary traffic controls. Police will be on-site to monitor traffic.

Rocky Mountain Ironman 70.3 Calgary -Sunday, July 24 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Motorists are advised to watch for cyclists and police along Glenmore Trail and Highway 22X, and obey all temporary traffic controls.

  • The right lane on 52 Street S.E. will be closed between Auburn Bay Avenue S.E. and Auburn Bay Drive S.E.
  • The right lane on Highway 22X will be closed from east of Macleod Trail to 6 Street S.W.
  • The ramp from southbound Macleod Trail onto westbound Highway 22X will be closed.
  • The ramp from southbound 6 Street S.W./Sherriff King Street S.W. onto westbound Highway 22X will be closed.
  • Left turns will be restricted from northbound Sheriff King Road S.W. onto Highway 22X.
  • The ramp from westbound Spruce Meadows Trail onto northbound James McKevitt Road S.W. will be closed.
  • The right lane will be closed on southbound James McKevitt Road S.W. at Spruce Meadows Trail.
  • The ramp from westbound Spruce Meadows Trail onto northbound 24 Street S.W. will be closed.
  • The ramp from eastbound Glenmore Trail onto southbound Discovery Ridge Boulevard S.W. will be closed.
  • The ramp from northbound Discovery Ridge Boulevard S.W. onto eastbound Glenmore Trail will be closed.
  • The right lane will be closed on Sarcee Trail between Glenmore Trail and 37 Street S.W.
  • Speed will be reduced to 60 km/h on Glenmore Trail between 101 Street S.W. and Sarcee Trail.

Fiestaval Calgary – Latin Festival – 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily - Thursday, July 21, until Sunday, July 24

  • 8 Avenue S.E. between 1 Street S.E. and Macleod Trail S.E. (including alley behind Teatro’s) is closed.

Pedestrian Bridge Rehabilitation

  • The Peace Bridge will be closed nightly from Monday, July 18 until Thursday, August 10 for bridge repair. For more information, visit the roads bridge maintenance page.

Alberta Transportation

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