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Title: Crowchild Trail Updates - January 2019

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COCShortDescription: The Ward 1 office was notified of the following work occurring this week:

COCDescription: <p><strong>​Nightly closure of a portion of The Bow River Pathway </strong></p> <div>Beginning Tuesday, January 15 for approximately one month, the City will be closing The Bow River Pathway on the east side of Crowchild Trail (north side of the river) every night between 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. <br /> <br />The City of Calgary will be conducting heavy concrete demolition work overhead. To ensure citizens’ safety, this portion of the pathway will be closed.<br /> <br />Given the recent sensitivities surrounding pathway closures, the City is taking the following measures to ensure residents are made aware of this closure ahead of time and that the inconvenience to them is minimized as much as possible:</div> <div> </div> <div>• The closure is being restricted to off-peak, overnight hours;<br />• Installation of five digital message boards along the pathway;<br />• Installation of detour signage that will help direct pedestrians and cyclists using this portion of the pathway overnight;<br />• Advance communication of the upcoming closure via project page, e-newsletter, direct emails to impacted community associations, and a personalized email to our partners at Bike Calgary.</div> <div> </div> <div><img src="/citycouncil/ward-1/PublishingImages/Detour.JPG" alt="" style="margin:5px" /><br /><br /><strong>Upcoming bridge work</strong></div> <div><strong></strong> </div> <div>In the City’s continued effort to avoid impacting citizens’ weekday commutes, they will be installing girders and pouring concrete on the bridge over the Bow River this weekend. The impacts will be as follows:<br /> <br />Friday, January 11 (10:00 p.m.)  –  Saturday, January 12 (6:00 p.m.)</div> <div> </div> <div>• Double lane closure along southbound Crowchild Trail over the Bow River. <br /><strong>full closure </strong>of the southbound Crowchild Trail ramp from eastbound Memorial Drive/Parkdale Boulevard</div> <div> </div> <div><img alt="ramp closed.JPG" src="/citycouncil/ward-1/Documents/ramp%20closed.JPG" style="margin:5px" /> </div> <div>Saturday, January 12 (6:00 p.m.) to Monday, January 14 (5:00 a.m.):</div> <div>• Single right-hand lane closure along southbound Crowchild Trail over the Bow River.<br />• A yield sign will be temporarily added for drivers coming onto southbound Crowchild Trail from the eastbound Memorial Drive/Parkland Boulevard ramp.</div> <div> </div> <p> <img alt="ramp open.JPG" src="/citycouncil/ward-1/Documents/ramp%20open.JPG" style="margin:5px" /><br /><br /><strong>Increased on-site activity</strong></p> <div>Last year, the City’s focus was working on the underside of the bridge. In 2019, citizens will notice a lot more activity up on top. Increased activity will begin this week. For more details, visit the <a href="/Transportation/TI/Pages/Road-projects/crowchild-trail-upgrades/Crowchild-Trail-Upgrade.aspx?redirect=/crowchild" target="_blank">project page</a>. </div> <div> </div> <div><br />Never miss another municipal or community update! Sign up for the Ward 1 Report at <a href="http://www.wardsutherland.com/">www.WardSutherland.com</a> <br /></div>

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Crowchild Trail Updates - January 2019

January 10, 2019

The Ward 1 office was notified of the following work occurring this week:

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Title: Crowchild Trail Updates - January 2019

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COCShortDescription: The Ward 1 office was notified of the following work occurring this week:

COCDescription: <p><strong>​Nightly closure of a portion of The Bow River Pathway </strong></p> <div>Beginning Tuesday, January 15 for approximately one month, the City will be closing The Bow River Pathway on the east side of Crowchild Trail (north side of the river) every night between 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. <br /> <br />The City of Calgary will be conducting heavy concrete demolition work overhead. To ensure citizens’ safety, this portion of the pathway will be closed.<br /> <br />Given the recent sensitivities surrounding pathway closures, the City is taking the following measures to ensure residents are made aware of this closure ahead of time and that the inconvenience to them is minimized as much as possible:</div> <div> </div> <div>• The closure is being restricted to off-peak, overnight hours;<br />• Installation of five digital message boards along the pathway;<br />• Installation of detour signage that will help direct pedestrians and cyclists using this portion of the pathway overnight;<br />• Advance communication of the upcoming closure via project page, e-newsletter, direct emails to impacted community associations, and a personalized email to our partners at Bike Calgary.</div> <div> </div> <div><img src="/citycouncil/ward-1/PublishingImages/Detour.JPG" alt="" style="margin:5px" /><br /><br /><strong>Upcoming bridge work</strong></div> <div><strong></strong> </div> <div>In the City’s continued effort to avoid impacting citizens’ weekday commutes, they will be installing girders and pouring concrete on the bridge over the Bow River this weekend. The impacts will be as follows:<br /> <br />Friday, January 11 (10:00 p.m.)  –  Saturday, January 12 (6:00 p.m.)</div> <div> </div> <div>• Double lane closure along southbound Crowchild Trail over the Bow River. <br /><strong>full closure </strong>of the southbound Crowchild Trail ramp from eastbound Memorial Drive/Parkdale Boulevard</div> <div> </div> <div><img alt="ramp closed.JPG" src="/citycouncil/ward-1/Documents/ramp%20closed.JPG" style="margin:5px" /> </div> <div>Saturday, January 12 (6:00 p.m.) to Monday, January 14 (5:00 a.m.):</div> <div>• Single right-hand lane closure along southbound Crowchild Trail over the Bow River.<br />• A yield sign will be temporarily added for drivers coming onto southbound Crowchild Trail from the eastbound Memorial Drive/Parkland Boulevard ramp.</div> <div> </div> <p> <img alt="ramp open.JPG" src="/citycouncil/ward-1/Documents/ramp%20open.JPG" style="margin:5px" /><br /><br /><strong>Increased on-site activity</strong></p> <div>Last year, the City’s focus was working on the underside of the bridge. In 2019, citizens will notice a lot more activity up on top. Increased activity will begin this week. For more details, visit the <a href="/Transportation/TI/Pages/Road-projects/crowchild-trail-upgrades/Crowchild-Trail-Upgrade.aspx?redirect=/crowchild" target="_blank">project page</a>. </div> <div> </div> <div><br />Never miss another municipal or community update! Sign up for the Ward 1 Report at <a href="http://www.wardsutherland.com/">www.WardSutherland.com</a> <br /></div>

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Tag: Councillor; Developments and Projects; Traffic

Crowchild Trail Updates - January 2019

The Ward 1 office was notified of the following work occurring this week:

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