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Calgary road closures - June 28, 2016

Calgary road closures and lane restrictions – June 28, 2016

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Unplanned work

ALERT: 19 Street N.W. is closed between 5 Avenue N.W. and 6 Avenue N.W. is closed due to an emergency water main repair. This closure will be in place until further notice, motorists are advised to use detours when possible and expect delays in the area.

Northeast

NEW: The right lane of northbound Edmonton Trail N.E. and adjacent sidewalk is closed at 4 Avenue N.E. from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29. This closure accommodates road repair.

NEW: The right lane of southbound Edmonton Trail N.E. is closed at 6 Avenue N.E. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29. This closure accommodates construction.

Aviation Road N.E. is closed between Aviation Boulevard and 15 Street N.E. beginning at 8 a.m. on Sunday, June 5. During this closure, local business access will be maintained. This closure continues until 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 25 and 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. beginning at 8 a.m. on Sunday, June 5. Westbound McKnight will be closed in this stretch and narrowed two-way traffic will be in place in the eastbound lanes. This work is part of the McKnight Boulevard N.E. Widening Project and will be in place through September 2016.

The right lane of eastbound 16 Avenue N.E. is closed at 1 Street N.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, June 1. This closure repeats during these hours on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through June and accommodates construction.

36 Street N.E. will be closed between 64 Avenue N.E. and Airport Trail N.E. beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, May 16. During this closure, traffic travelling northbound on 36 Street N.E. will be restricted to local only access at 64 Avenue N.E. During this closure, 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. This closure continues until mid-October 2016 and accommodates road widening by a developer.

Northwest

NEW: Northbound Crowchild Trail N.W. will be reduced to two lanes at the University LRT Station from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29 and Thursday, June 30 for utility work.

NEW: Southbound 14 Street N.W. is closed between 21 Avenue and 8 Avenue N.W. nightly from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29 and Thursday, June 30. During the closure, the ramps from 16 Avenue to 14 Street N.W. and 14 Avenue N.W. to 14 Street N.W. will be closed for paving. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes at Crowchild Trail N.W. and 10 Street N.W. and expect delays in the area. This closure accommodates work related to paving, for more information on paving visit Calgary.ca/paving.

Various curb lane closures on John Laure Boulevard N.W. between McKnight Boulevard and 14 Street N.W. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily beginning Monday, June 27. These closures continue daily until 3 p.m. on Friday, July 1. Motorists are advised to expect delays and use alternate routes when possible. This closure accommodates work related to paving, for more information on paving visit Calgary.ca/paving.

Southbound 14 Street N.W. is closed between 21 Avenue and 8 Avenue N.W. nightly from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Monday, June 27 and Tuesday, June 28. During the closure, a two-way traffic setup will be in place in the northbound lanes. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes at Crowchild Trail N.W. and 10 Street N.W. and expect delays in the area. This closure accommodates work related to paving, for more information on paving visit Calgary.ca/paving.

Various single lane closures in both directions of Crowchild Trail N.W. between Bow Trail and 5 Avenue N.W. nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Monday, June 27 and Tuesday, June 28. These closures accommodate surveying work.

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. beginning at 7 a.m. on Friday, June 3. This closure continues through August 2016 and accommodates the construction of a retaining wall. During this closure, pedestrians will be diverted to the south crosswalk through the affected area.

Various single curb lane closures on 14 Street N.W. from 8 Avenue N.W. to 21 Avenue N.W. beginning on Monday, June 6. The closures will occur in various single northbound lanes between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. and various single southbound lanes between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. These closures accommodate concrete work and continue daily during these hours until Friday, June 24.

Various single lane closures on off peak hours at 16 Avenue N.W. and Sarcee Trail N.W. for interchange improvement work. These closures are expected to last until November 2016.

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. during this closure; use an alternate route.

Southeast

NEW: Eastbound 26 Avenue S.E. is closed between Blackfoot Trail S.E. and 11 Street S.E. from 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28. During this closure westbound 26 Avenue will be reduced to a single lane in this stretch. This closure accommodates paving work.

NEW: Eastbound 26 Avenue S.E. is closed between Blackfoot Trail S.E. and 11 Street S.E. from 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29. During this closure westbound 26 Avenue will be reduced to a single lane in this stretch. This closure accommodates paving work.

NEW: Westbound 26 Avenue S.E. is closed between Blackfoot Trail S.E. and 11 Street S.E. from 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, June 30. During this closure eastbound 26 Avenue will be reduced to a single lane in this stretch. This closure accommodates paving work.

Various lane closures at 17 Avenue S.E. and 31 Street S.E. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily on Tuesday, June 28 and Wednesday, June 29. This closure accommodates ground sampling work.

The right lane of both 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, June 27. This closure continues daily during these hours, and also occurs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 2. This closure accommodates construction.

26 Avenue S.E. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between Highfield Road S.E. and Portland Street S.E. from 8 p.m. to midnight on Tuesday, June 28. This closure accommodates paving work, for more information on paving visit Calgary.ca/paving.

Starting at 7 a.m. Thursday, June 23 and continuing until the end of June, Dartmouth Road will be closed at 34 Avenue S.E. to allow for gas main upgrades. Traffic will be directed to use either Spiller Road or Macleod Trail to bypass the closure.

The right lane of southbound and northbound 52 Street S.E. is closed and the speed limit is reduced to 50 km/hr. at Glenmore Trail S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Monday, June 20. This closure continues daily during these hours, and also occurs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 25 and accommodates construction.

Westbound 17 Avenue S.E. is closed between Centre Street S and Macleod Trail S.E. beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, June 13. This closure continues until 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6 and accommodates Transportation Infrastructure work.

There will be various single lane closures on Glenmore Trail north of 52 Street S.E. daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning on Friday, April 15. This construction continues daily during these hours on weekdays, and from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends. These closures accommodate construction and continue until further notice.

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

  • There will be various single lane closures in all directions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, June 27 to Friday, July 1.
  • 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. 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”.

Macleod Trail / 162 Avenue Interchange project

  • 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 from Monday, June 27 to Friday, July 1.
  • The right 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 from Monday, June 27 to Friday, July 1.
  • Starting the evening of Sunday, June 26, 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

  • Construction continues at the Glenmore / Ogden Interchange. For information on this project, visit the Glenmore / Ogden Interchange website on Calgary.ca

Southwest

The right lane and adjacent sidewalk of 9 Avenue S.W. east of 14 Street S.W. is closed daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning on Monday, June 27. This closure continues daily during these hours until 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 30 and accommodates utility work.

10 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction west of 8 Street S.W. beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 20. This closure continues until 3 p.m. on Friday, August 26 and accommodates Transportation Infrastructure work.

Westbound 17 Avenue S.W. is reduced to a single lane in each direction between 1 Street and 2 Street S.W. beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, June 13. This closure continues until 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6 and accommodates Transportation Infrastructure work.

The right lane of southbound 8 Street S.W. between 8 Avenue and 10 Avenue S.W. is closed beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24. During the closure, the west sidewalk on 8 Street S.W. in this stretch will be closed. This closure will continue through October 2016 and 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

Annual East Village Street Fair – Friday, July 1 – 5 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • 8 Avenue S.E. is closed between 4 Street S.E. and 6 Street S.E.
  • 6 Street S.E. is closed from 7 Avenue to 9 Avenue S.E.
  • 5 Street S.E. is closed south of the traffic square to 8 Avenue S.E.

Canada Day 2016 - 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday, July 1

  • Parking will be restricted on Riverfront Avenue S.E. from 1 Street S.E. to Macleod Trail S.E. from 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 2.

The following closures will be in effect from 6 a.m. on Friday, July 1 to 2 a.m. on Saturday, July 2:

  • Riverfront Avenue will be closed between 1 Street S.W. and the Langevin Bridge
  • 2 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 1 Street S.W. and Riverfront Avenue.
  • 1 Street S.E. from between Riverfront Avenue S.E. to 3 Avenue S.E.
  • Lower deck of the Centre Street Bridge
  • Single left lane of southbound 1 Street S.E. between 7 Avenue and 8 Avenue is closed
  • Single left lane of Northbound Macleod Trail S.E. between 7 Avenue and 8 Avenue is closed

The following closures will be in effect from 6 p.m. on Friday, July 1 to 2 a.m. on Saturday, July 2:

  • Samis Road N.E. from Centre Street N to 1 Street N.E.
  • Memorial Drive between 10 Street N.W. and Edmonton Trail (with the exception of one community access lane between 3 Street N.W. and 4 Street N.W.
  • Upper deck of Centre Street Bridge
  • Centre Street from 3 Avenue S to 8 Avenue N
  • Various streets in Crescent Heights will be restricted to resident only including: Crescent Road at 3 Street N.E., 1 Street N.W. at 9 Avenue, 2 Street N.E. at 8 Avenue, 6 Street N.E. at Edmonton Trail.
  • Parking will be restricted on the south side of 8 Avenue N.E. between Centre Street and Edmonton Trail.

Calgarians are encouraged to walk, bike or take transit to the downtown area on Canada Day.

Soundtown Experience Canada Day – Friday, July 1 – 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

  • 8 Avenue S.E. between Centre Street and 1 Street S.E. is closed.

Chinatown Canada Day Celebration – Friday, July 1 – 6 a.m. to Saturday, July 2 – 2 a.m.

  • 2 Avenue S.W. east of 2 Street S.W. is closed.

Alberta Transportation

For more information visit Alberta Transportation’s website.

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