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17 Ave SW Construction schedule

Coming soon: 2017/2018 construction schedule. Info sessions planned for end of November. More details to come.

We’re taking this construction in shifts so that we can keep 17 Ave. open for business throughout the upcoming work. For the rest of 2016 throughout the spring of 2017, we’ll be doing utility work between Macleod Trail and 8 St SW.

Last updated October 7, 2016

ENMAX- traffic lanes and on-street parking begins to re-open

  • Between Macleod Tr. and 1 St SE, during the week of Oct. 10, on-street parking and travel lanes will open where there’s space. Manhole work will continue in a small work area until week of Oct. 24.
  • Between 1 St SE and Centre St, utility work is scheduled to be completed at end of October.
  • Between Centre St and 1 SW, work is underway until end of October.
  • Between 2 St and 4 St SW, on-street parking is expected to re-open on both sides of the street during the week of Oct. 10.

TELUS- work is nearing completion

Between 1 St and 2 St SW, work is underway and on schedule to be completed during the week of Oct. 10.

Weekend traffic impacts- 2 St. SW and Macleod Tr., Oct. 14-16

2 St. SW will be closed to traffic between 15 Ave and 17 Ave, from Friday, Oct. 14, at 7 a.m., to Sunday, Oct. 16, at 9 a.m. During the same time, 17 Ave SW will be reduced to one lane in each direct at 2 St SW. Traffic will be detoured around the closure. One sidewalk will remain open on 2 St SW, between 15 Ave and 17 Ave.

Southbound Macleod Tr. will be reduced to two lanes between 15 Ave and 17 Ave, from Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7 a.m., until Sunday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m.

Although we’ll try as hard as we can to stick with the schedule, they may change a little based on weather or crew availability. We’re moving into Calgary’s colder months now so all dates are subject to change.

Don’t worry, we’ll only be working on the north side of 17 Ave., and – as much as possible – only on one block at a time. We’re doing whatever we can to make sure 17 Ave. stays bustling throughout this process.

If you have questions about the project or would like to receive project updates, feel free to email the project team: