Calgary, AB,
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Calgary road closures - March 5, 2015

ALERT: Westbound Glenmore Trail S.E. east of Ogden Road S.E. is closed due to emergency water main repair beginning immediately. Traffic will be directed to the south side of Glenmore Trail S.E., where a two-way traffic setup is deployed in the eastbound lanes. Calgary Police Service will be on site to monitor and control traffic as required. Updates will be provided as they become available.

 

Northeast

Update: 27 Street N.E. south of 32 Avenue N.E. is closed beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, March 2. The closure will remain in place until 9 p.m. Friday, March 6 and accommodates water utility work.

The left lane on southbound Metis Trail N.E. will be closed at 128 Avenue N.E. beginning Thursday, March 5. This closure will be in place between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily, except on Saturdays when restrictions will be in place between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. This closure will accommodate utility work.

 

Northwest

NEW: Eastbound Crowchild Trail N.W. is reduced to a single left-lane at 40th Avenue N.W. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Friday, March 6. This closure will accommodate utility work.

NEW: Hunterview Drive N.W. is closed between Hunterquay Hill N.W. and Hunterbrook Road N.W. beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, March 6. This closure will remain in place until 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 8 and will accommodate utility work.

NEW: Westbound Crowchild Trail N.W. is reduced to one right lane at 32 Avenue N.W. beginning at 11:30 p.m. on Friday, March 6. This closure will accommodate Transit work, and will continue until 5 a.m. Saturday, March 7.

Update: 14 Street N.W. at 14 Avenue N.W. is reduced to a single lane in both directions for emergency water main repair. This closure remains in place until 5 a.m. Friday, March 6.

Eastbound 16 Avenue N.W. will be reduced to one lane east of Sarcee Trail N.W. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily on weekdays until the end of March due to utility work.

 

Southeast

NEW: Eastbound Southland Drive S.E. east of Blackfoot Trail S.E. will be reduced to a single right lane between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Thursday, March 5. The closure will accommodate traffic study.

Westbound 17 Avenue S.E. east of 100 Street S.E. will be reduced to a single lane between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. beginning Wednesday, March 4. This closure will remain in place until Friday, March 6 and will accommodate construction.

3 Street S.E. will be reduced to one lane in each direction between 6 Avenue S.E. and 8 Avenue S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily until the middle of March 2015. The sidewalk will also be closed during this time.

4 Street S.E. is reduced to one lane in each direction between 9 Avenue S.E. and 8 Avenue S.E. until the September 30. This closure is needed to facilitate the construction of the +60 pedestrian bridge at the National Music Centre.

Single lane closures will continue on Glenmore Trail west of 18 Street SE until March 8, to allow for the City of Calgary’s Water Services’ water main upgrade project- under the Graves Bridge on Glenmore Trail over the Bow River. Glenmore Trail is already part of a construction zone with a reduced speed limit of 60 km/h that will remain in effect 24/7 until project is completed.

The west sidewalk of 3 Street S.E. between 7 Avenue S.E. and 8 Avenue S.E. is closed for construction until February 2015.

 

Southwest

Southbound 1 Street S.W. will be reduced to one lane between 9 Avenue S.W. and 10 Avenue S.W. starting Sunday, January 25 to accommodate the 1 Street S.W. underpass enhancement project. At the same time the sidewalk on southbound 1 Street S.W. will be closed. Pedestrians should use the sidewalk on the east side of 1 Street S.W. These closures will be in place until the work on the west side of the underpass is complete.

 

Special Events

Safety Expo 2015

The right lane on Macleod Trail will be closed between 7 Avenue S.E. and 9 Avenue S.E. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Wednesday, March 11 to Thursday, March 12.

Calgary Road Runners Club – St. Patrick’s Day Road Race 2015

Sunday, March 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.:

  • 21 Street S.W. will be closed between 50 Avenue S.W. and 58 Avenue S.W.
  • 19 Street S.W. will be closed between 53 Avenue S.W. and 58 Avenue S.W.
  • Southbound Crowchild Trail S.W. between 66 Avenue S.W. to the Entrance of North Glenmore Park will be closed.

 

Alberta Transportation

For more information visit Alberta Transportation’s website .

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