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Construction schedule: 17 Ave S.W. construction

 
 
 
Find out what's happening and where, so you can make your plans to visit 17th Ave S.W. Sidewalks are open, so no matter how you travel to the avenue, you'll always be able to get your destination and there's ample parking on 17th Ave S.W. and in the area.
 
The following staging drawings provide general intent and planned timing as to how construction is anticipated to proceed. The timing may be impacted by weather conditions and by unknown and unexpected subsurface conditions that have the potential of extending any one stage by one or more weeks.
 
Sidewalk work will start at 2nd St S.W. and continue west along 17th Ave. S.

 


Stage 1

Stage 1 construction will cover the first 3 weeks of construction.

Phase one: weeks 1 (April 29, 2019) - 3

 

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9 St S.W. to 10a St S.W.

 

  • 17 Avenue S.W. will be closed between east of 9 St. S.W. and 10a St. S.W. for the first phase of construction. Local detours will be in place. 
  • Motorists are asked to follow detour signs.
  • All sidewalks will remain open.

 


Stage 2

Stage 2 construction will cover Phases two through five - 20 weeks of construction.

Phase two: weeks 4 - 6

 

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9 St S.W. to 10a St S.W. and 12 St S.W. to 14 St S.W.

 

  • During this phase of construction 17 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 9 St. S.W. and 10a St. S.W. and 12 St. S.W. and 14 St. S.W. Local detours will be in place.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. will remain open between 10a St. S.W. and east of 12 St S.W.
  • All sidewalks will remain open.

 

 

Phase three: weeks 7 - 13

 

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9 St S.W. to 11 St S.W. and 12 St S.W. to 14 St S.W.

 

  • During this phase of construction 17 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 9 St. S.W. and 11 St. S.W. and 12 St. S.W. and 14 St. S.W. Local detours will be in place.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. will remain open between 11 St. S.W. and 12 St S.W.
  • All sidewalks will remain open.

 

 

Phase four: weeks 14 - 18

 

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10 St S.W. to 12 St S.W.

 

  • During this phase of construction 17 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 10 St. S.W. Local detours will be in place.
  • All sidewalks will remain open.

 

 

Phase five: weeks 19 - 23

 

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​10a St S.W. to 12 St S.W.

 

  • During this phase of construction 17 Avenue S.W. will be closed between 10a St. S.W. and 12 St. S.W. Local detours will be in place.
  • 17 Avenue S.W. will remain open between 11 St. S.W. and 12 St S.W.
  • All sidewalks will remain open.

 


Transportation options

Find out how to navigate through construction to get to local businesses and restaurants on 17th Ave S.W.

View transportation options


Construction area access

 

Wheelchair access
Sidewalks and intersections will also remain wheelchair accessible.

 

Garbage and recycling pick-up
If you receive garbage collection from the back alley of your building, it's expected deliveries and garbage collection will continue as normal.

 

Deliveries
If you receive deliveries and garbage collection from the back alley of your building, it's expected deliveries and garbage collection will continue as normal.

If you receive deliveries and garbage collection in front of your building, and construction impedes it, The City's project team will work directly with you, including The City's or private garbage collection companies if necessary, to organize alternate arrangements to ensure your business can continue to operate.



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What's happening on 17th Avenue SW:
Go to the 17th Avenue website 
17th Ave Retail & Entertainment District - over 400 unique shops, restaurants, services and more to explore. Visit Calgary's liveliest district.
Go to Victoria Park website 
Victoria Park - Historic, urban and thriving. Victoria Park is a place to shop, dine and enjoy a night out.
Go to the Beltline Association website 
A vibrant new community association for the Beltline district in urban Calgary encompassing the neighbourhoods of West Connaught, Connaught Centre, Victoria Centre and East Victoria.


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