Road Closures and Lane Restrictions Update

Please be advised of the following road closures and lane restrictions in Calgary.

Special Events

Foothills Street Rod Association Rides and Rods Show & Shine

The following closures will take place on Sunday, July 28 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 40 Avenue between 1 Street N.E. and 2 Street N.E.
  • 38 Avenue between Edmonton Trail N.E. and 3A Street N.E.
  • 3A Street N.E. between 38 Avenue N.E. and 40 Avenue N.E.
  • 40 Avenue between 3A Street and 2 Street N.E.
Rocky Mountain Triathlon Company Ironman 70.3 Calgary

The following closures will take place on Sunday, July 28 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Northbound right lane closure on MacKenzie Lake Boulevard  between South leg of Mackenzie Lake Way S.E. to North leg of Mackenzie Lake Way
  • Two way traffic on South side of Mackenzie Lake Way between Mackenzie Lake Boulevard  and Mackenzie Drive S.E.
  • Southbound right lane closure on Mackenzie Lake Boulevard  between Mackenzie Lake Way and Highway 22X to the western city limits on Highway 22X
  • The right lane  on Glenmore Trail between Discovery Ridge Boulevard  and Sarcee Trail S.W. will be closed for cyclists
  • The right lane will be closed on eastbound Glenmore Trail between southbound Sarcee Trail and 37 Street S.W.
New road closures and lane restrictions for July 24, 2013

Northeast

Eastbound Memorial Drive over Deerfoot Trail N.E. will be reduced to the two right lanes from east of St. George’s Drive N.E. Drivers wishing to travel south on Deerfoot Trail from eastbound Memorial Drive will need to use the St. George’s Drive off ramp exit. Drivers wishing to travel northbound on Deerfoot Trail from eastbound Memorial Drive can still access the northbound ramp from the right lane. This traffic pattern is expected to last for four weeks before switching to the left lanes. Traffic speeds have been reduced to ensure the safety of travellers and construction crews. This work is part of Alberta Transportation’s Deerfoot Trail Operation and Maintenance project. For more information visit Alberta Transportation’s website or call 511.

Westbound McKnight Boulevard N.E. at Edmonton Trail N.E. will be reduced to one lane for bridge construction from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 25.
Northwest
Northbound Crowchild Trail at Bow Trail S.W. will be reduced to one lane for bridge inspection from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 25.

Southeast
The north entrance of Copperpond Boulevard between McIvor Boulevard and Copperpond Heights S.E. will be closed from 7 a.m. Monday, July 23 to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 27 for utility tie-ins. Drivers should access Copperpond Boulevard by the south entrance.  Detours will be posted.
Northbound Macleod Trail between 25 Avenue S.E. and the Elbow River will have a left lane closure daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 23 to Friday, July 26 and on Saturday, July 27 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for boulevard restoration.
Northbound and southbound Blackfoot Trail at the bridge over Glenmore Trail S.E. will have the two left lanes closed nightly from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday, July 23 and Wednesday, July 24 to allow for work related to the Blackfoot Trail Bridge rehabilitation project.

Southwest

Westbound Bow Trail east of Crowchild Trail will have two right lanes closed and the speed limit reduced to 50 kilometres per hour from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, for bridge construction. Access to the Crowchild Trail exit will be maintained.

Westbound 10 Avenue S.W., under the Bow Trail bridge, east of Crowchild Trail will have the left lane closed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, July 26, for bridge construction.
Ongoing road closures and lane restrictions

Northwest
53 Avenue N.W. at the intersection of 53 Street N.W. will be closed from 6 a.m. Monday, July 22 until 7 p.m. Thursday, August 1 for utility work. 

Northeast

Edmonton Trail between 28 Avenue N.E. and 41 Avenue N.E. will be restricted to the two west lanes, one lane in each direction starting at 6 a.m. on Saturday, July 21. The two east lanes are closed for reconstruction for approximately three months.  Access to several roads on the east side of Edmonton Trail is also closed. Businesses and residents will still have access from the east. The sidewalks along the east side are closed and bus stops will be temporarily re-located. For more details, see the Edmonton Trail Road Reconstruction Project.
36 Street N.E. will be closed between 80 Avenue N.E. and Country Hills Boulevard, beginning Monday, April 8, between Airport Trail and Country Hills Boulevard for the roadway to be reconstructed from two lanes to four lanes. The closure, which will last approximately four months, will allow Airport Trail connections to be made to 36 Street N.E. eastbound from the Airport Trail tunnel. Motorists are advised to use Métis Trail N.E. as an alternative route. For more information, visit 36 Street N.E. road reconstruction and widening.

Southeast
48 Street S.E. north of 90 Avenue will be closed until 3 p.m. on Monday, August 12, for utility work.

90 Avenue S.E. between 48 Street S.E. and 52 Street S.E. will have one lane closed in each direction from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily from Monday, July 22 until Friday, July 26.  In addition, the lane will be restricted between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Monday, July 29 until Monday, August 12, for utilities.

Dartmouth roundabout (Dartmouth Road S.E. at 26 Avenue S.E.) will have various lane closures from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily from Wednesday, July 17 to Wednesday, July 31. Saturdays and Sundays the road will be open and the lane restrictions will only happen during weekdays with the exception of 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 20 for construction.

3 Street S.E. between 7 Avenue S.E. and 9 Avenue S.E. will have one lane in both directions closed until the end of September, due to flood damage.

15 Street S.E. (Heritage) between Heritage Drive to westbound Glenmore Trail will be closed until approximately Thursday, August 15, for reconstruction of the road due to flood damage.

114 Avenue S.E.  between 68 Street S.E. to Stoney Trail will have the speed reduced to 50 kilometers per hour  starting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16 until the end of September due to construction activities adjacent to roadway.This work is being completed for the Stoney Trail tie-in work.

Southwest
Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 15 the single lane bridge on 9 Avenue S.W. over 14 Street S.W.  will be closed. Traffic will be maintained on eastbound with two lanes on 9 Avenue S.W. over 14 Street S.W. In addition, 14 Street S.W. under the 9 Avenue S.W. bridge will have various lane closures starting at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 15 continuing until the end of September, for the 9 Avenue bridge over 14 Street S.W. rehabilitation.

This work is part of a number of ongoing road closures and lane restrictions in Calgary. For more information on these and other closures, please visit www.calgary.ca/trafficinfo.