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Southwest BRT

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Project updates - December 3, 2018

Crews are completing the final tie-in of the storm water siphon at the northwest corner of the 90 Avenue and 14 Street S.W. intersection and are also working on utility relocations. Work continues on the south section of the vehicle bridge deck in preparation to shifting traffic to the second stage of the detour in order to begin work on the north half of the vehicle bridge. The south underpass retaining walls are currently underway, as well as the piling for the underpass and excavation for the storm water pump station. The second stage of the 90 Avenue underpass construction detour is expected to be implemented in early January 2019.
 
Piling continues for the 90 Avenue S.W. pedestrian overpass in the northwest corner of the 90 Avenue and 14 Street S.W. intersection with piling for the structural bases for the pedestrian bridge ramps on the east side of 14 Street S.W. is expected to begin this week. See the information notice.
 
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Lane closures

Have a look at when lane closures are in effect for construction

Lane closures​​​​​​​​
 

Tree removal

We're working on the landscaping and compensation plan for any trees removed during construction.

Tree removal​​​​​​​​
 
 

Project background and budget

Have a look at the reports, plans, and materials presented during the design of the Southwest BRT.
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Project background​​​​​​​​
 

Project overview

Take a look at the full route and final designs for the Southwest BRT.

Project overview​​​​​​​​
 

Other southwest projects

Have a look at the projects on the go in the southwest of the city.

Other southwest projects​​​​​​​​

Southwest Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

The Southwest BRT project is one of four additions to The City's primary transit network. The project includes new BRT stations along the length of the route, and construction of new bus-only travel lanes on 14 Street W between Southland Drive and 75 Avenue S.W. Buses will run in mixed traffic along the rest of the route, except on portions of Glenmore Trail and Crowchild Trail, where buses will be able to use the shoulder lanes to bypass traffic in rush hour.

The BRT project route​​ will run from Downtown Calgary to Woodbine, and provide direct connections to major destinations that are currently underserviced by transit, such as Southland Leisure Centre, Glenmore Landing, Heritage Park, Rockyview Hospital, Mount Royal University, Lincoln Park, Currie Barracks, and Marda Loop.

 

Project budget

There have been a number of budget approvals related to the BRT program, with funding coming from a number of sources including the provincial and federal governments. The total Council approved budget for the BRT program and related projects is $304 million. This includes the four BRT routes, intersection improvements and noise walls which will be built as a part of the Southwest BRT.

For a full break down of the BRT program budget see the project background page.


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