Calgary, AB,

Calgary road closures - October 20, 2014


Edmonton Trail will be reduced to one lane in each direction between 16 Avenue N.E. and 28 Avenue N.E. Access to 18 Avenue N.E. and 21 Avenue N.E. through 23 Avenue N.E. will be restricted from Edmonton Trail. Construction will continue until late fall on the Edmonton Trail road reconstruction project.


Crowchild Trail will be reduced to two lanes in each direction at Stoney Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on weekdays only from Tuesday, October 14 to Tuesday, October 21 due to Tuscany LRT station work.

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.


There will be various lane closures on 114 Avenue S.E. at Barlow Trail from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily starting Friday, October 10  until Sunday, October 26 to allow for intersection upgrades. At this time speed will be reduced to 50 km/h.

Until Wednesday October 22 at 3 p.m., there will be various lane closures, speed restriction to 50km/h, and flagman to stop traffic periodically for 5 minutes at a time at 50 Avenue S.E. and Barlow Trail. This will happen on weekdays daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and weekends daily from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Tuesday, October 14 work occurs from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. This work is to install new power lines.

Starting Monday, October 6 for a duration of approximately two months, there will be various single lane closures in place 24/7, plus multiple lane closures during evenings and weekends 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. Please note there will also be periodic road closures on the Heritage Drive connection to and from Glenmore Trail.

The sidewalk on the south side of 7 Avenue S.E. will be closed between 3 Street S.E. and 4 Street S.E. from Saturday, September 29 to Saturday, November 15 due to Central Library construction.

Southbound Highfield Road will be closed between 26 Avenue S.E. and Blackfoot Trail from 7 a.m. on Wednesday, September 17 to 6 p.m. on Monday, November 17 due to flood related slope reconstruction. Motorists are advised to access Blackfoot Trail from 26 Avenue S.E.

94 Avenue S.E. will be closed between 52 Street S.E. and 60 Street S.E. until Saturday, November 15 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, November 4 due to utility work.

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.


2 Avenue will be closed between 5 Street S.W. and 6 Street S.W. from Monday, October 20 to Thursday, October 23 due to building construction.

Eastbound 8 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 4 Street S.W. and 5 Street S.W. from 7 a.m. on Saturday, October 18 to 3 p.m. on Friday, October 24 to accommodate bike lane installation.

13 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 1 Street S.W. and Centre Street from Monday, October 20 to Friday, October 24 due to utility work.

Alberta Transportation

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