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Pathway closures

Pathway safety - tree debris 

Many pathways still have storm debris or fallen trees blocking routes. Priority sections are being addressed, beginning with the most heavily used commuter routes. Please be patient and proceed with caution. Travel slow and watch for storm debris and work crews.

Pathway in Prince's Island

The pathway closures listed below are currently closed due to construction or hazardous conditions. Pathways not listed are considered open. 

All posted dates are weather dependent and subject to change.

For pathway closures related to the 2013 June flood and their restoration timeline, please visit the Restoring flood damaged pathways page.

Downtown pathway closures

Current closures:

Northeast pathway closures

Current closures:

  • Laycock Park - August 10 to late December - pathways closed for sewer upgrade through the park and underground utilities installation.
  • McKnight Blvd/Nose Creek underpass - August 27 to mid October - pathway underpass closed for bridge repair.

Northwest pathway closures

Current closures:

Southeast pathway closures

Current closures:

  • Carburn Park to Glenmore Trail - until further notice - pathway is closed due to river bank erosion. Detour through community and obey all signage.
  • McKenzie Lakeuntil further notice - multiple pathways within the community are being repaired. Construction will be phased, not all closures will occur simultaneously.
  • Elbow River - 9 Ave S.E. to Macleod Tr. - until October 13 - pathway closed for bank stabilization and pathway reconstruction. Two detours available - detour through Stampede Grounds or detour through Ramsay.
  • WID Canal - March 5 to November 15 - portion of the canal pathway between 52 St & 68 St is closed. Seemap for detour.
  • Old Refinery Park / Beaverdam Flats - flood damage closure.
  • Southland Dr. to Anderson Rd​. - flood damage closure.
  • Douglasdale (130 Ave north to ball diamonds) - closed until further notice - pathway is unstable. 
  • Douglasdale - The Sue Higgins pedestrian bridge has reopened however intermittent construction activity will continue in the area through the summer and fall of 2014.  For your safety please follow and obey construction signage.
  • McKenzie Lake - temporary closure - due to hazardous conditions, the south Bow River pathway from 208 Mt. Douglas Close S.E. to 101 Mt. Alberta View S.E. is closed. Please follow signed detour.

Southwest pathway closures

Current closures:

This page will be updated as new information becomes available.

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