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17 Ave SW Construction

We’re really into 17th Ave.

We’re really into 17th Ave.

17th Ave is a vibrant district and we’re committed to keep it that way.


17 Ave SW, construction schedule

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Getting around 17 Ave.

Getting around 17 Ave.

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Better 17 ave

We're making 17 Ave SW better.

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Mission: Red Mile - Discover the new 17th Ave

Complete as many 17th Ave challenges as you can for a chance to win a 17th Ave prize pack and celebrate a break in construction! We've completed upgrades on the east end of 17th Ave for you to check out and enjoy.

Event Details

  • When: Saturday, November 25
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Where: Race starts at McHugh House (1515 Centre Street). Pick-up your clues and enjoy some hot chocolate to keep you warm during​ the race.
  • Register: Visit EventBrite to register.


Latest Updates on 17th Avenue Construction

November 16, 2017 - After finishing the paving and wrapping up the remaining work on 17 Avenue S. over the past few days, the Avenue between Macleod Trail and 5 Street S.W is now fully open to traffic and on-street parking. Re​ad more.

Stay up to date on 17 Ave's construction schedule

It's about time!

After thirty years, we're reconstructing 17 Avenue S.W. And our plans are going to make it awesome for all of us, for decades to come. The construction will be between Macleod Trail S.E. and 14 Street S.W. to improve sidewalks, road design and underground utilities.

17 Ave is one of Calgary's most vibrant neighbourho​ods to shop, visit and do business. Don’t let construction bum you out, we have plan to ease the pain.

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

What's happening on 17th Avenue S.W.​


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