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City projects in southwest Calgary (14 Street S.W. and Glenmore Trail area)

 
 

There are a number of projects under construction in the southwest of Calgary​. The Cit​y is working across departments to coordinate construction and minimize the impacts to residents and people travelling in the area.

Below, you'll find the current road and traffic report and then the links to more specific information about each project.

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Row Count: 2
ListCat: SWBRT Advisories
ID: 2391

MAJOR traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions on main roads and during rush hours)
 
Crowchild Tr. - night time lane closures
Crowchild Tr., between 50 Ave. SW and Glenmore Tr. will have nighttime lane closures, between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., to install the pedestrian bridge deck panels.
  • Tuesday July 16 - one lane will be open, driving south. All lanes open driving north.
  • Wednesday July 17 – two lanes open driving south, one lane open driving north.
  • Thursday July 18 – all lanes open driving south, two lanes open driving north.
  • Tuesday July 23 - one lane will be open, driving south. All lanes open driving north.
  • Wednesday July 24 – two lanes open driving south, one lane open driving north.
  • Thursday July 25 – all lanes open driving south, two lanes open driving north.
 
Anderson Rd/14 St. intersection - major lane closures to finish intersection paving
The intersection will have a number of major restrictions for paving work, from 5 a.m., Saturday, July 20, until 7 p.m., Sunday, July 21. This work is the last step to completing the 14 St. SW intersection.
  • OPEN:
    • All right-turns at the Anderson Rd./14 St. intersection
    • Pedestrian crossing at Anderson Rd./24 St. SW intersection
    • All other intersections along Anderson Rd.
    • Primary detour routes will be fully open
  • CLOSED​:
    • 14 St. SW, heading south and north across Anderson Rd.
    • All left turns at the Anderson Rd./14 St. SW intersection
  • RESTRICTIONS:
    • Anderson Rd. is reduced to one lane in each direction
  • DETOURS:
    • People who need to travel north and south on 14 St. SW, at Anderson Rd., can use 24 St. SW, Elbow Dr. and Macleod Tr.
 
Glenmore Trail - single lane closures
  • Driving east, between 37 St. and Crowchild Tr.: 7 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, July 20, one lane will be open to make room for concrete barrier work.
  • Driving west, approaching Richard Rd.: 7 a.m. to noon, Sunday, July 21, one lane will be open for sign work.
 
14 St. SW, at 75 Ave. - night time lane closures on July 25 and 26
14 St. SW, at 75 Ave., will have lane restrictions through the two nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., to replace underground electrical by the 75 Avenue S.W. pedestrian bridge:
  • Thursday night, July 25: One north driving lane and two south driving lanes will be open
  • Friday night, July 26: Two north driving lanes and one south driving lane will be open
All turning movements and accesses will be maintained at the intersections. Calgary Police Service will be onsite to help direct traffic.
 
 

MEDIUM traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions outside of rush hours or on local roads)
 
14 St. SW, at 90 Avenue
Driving east on 90 Ave. SW, the right turn ramp onto southbound 14 St. SW will be closed between 4 and 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, for utility work. People can still make right turns at the intersection.
 
Glenmore Tr., between 37 St. SW. and Crowchild Tr.
Crews will switch the remaining eastbound Glenmore Trail lane, north, approaching Crowchild Tr., at 11 p.m., Thursday, July 18, to allow room for crews to begin work on the remaining new eastbound lanes.
 
Glenmore Tr.
The off-ramp for driving north on Crowchild Tr. from west on Glenmore Tr. is reduced to one lane, from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Saturday, July 20. We’ve added this day to make up for lost time, due to poor weather in June.
 
Crowchild Trail- lane shifts
    Tuesday, July 23, overnight: shift northbound Crowchild Tr. traffic lanes, just north of Glenmore Tr., to make room for widening Crowchild Tr. Thursday, July 25, overnight: shift southbound Crowchild Tr. traffic lanes, approaching Glenmore Tr., to make room for widening Crowchild Tr.
 
Southland Dr.
Westbound Southland Dr., between 14 St. SW and Bradbury Dr., will be reduced to one lane, between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., daily, from July 22, to Aug. 5. To make room for constructing the Southwest Max line transitway and bus stop.

MINOR traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions or construction work with little-to-no-impact on travel in the area)
 
On Heritage Dr., one lane open, driving west, approaching the intersection of 14 St. SW., from 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., daily, until Thursday, July 18. The lane closure is for survey and road work.
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Row Count: 2
ListCat: SWBRT Advisories
ID: 2392

MAJOR traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions on main roads and during rush hours)
 
There are no ongoing closures

MEDIUM traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions outside of rush hours or on local roads)
 
14 St. SW
With the number of different lane closures on 14 St. SW, it's expected there will be one lane closed, driving south and one lane closed, driving north, between 75 Ave. SW and 90 Ave. SW. These single lane closures are expected, daily, outside of the rush-hours in the non-peak direction.
 
If there are lane closures on 14 St. SW, outside of these times and locations, we'll add them to the update:
  • Off-ramp, driving south on 14 St. SW, from east on Glenmore Tr.: one lane open, weekdays, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturdays, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., until September 2019.
 
Anderson Rd.
At the Anderson Rd./14 St. SW intersection, the will be a number of single-lane closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., until Saturday, July 20, to prepare for the final paving on July 20 and July 21.
 
24 St. SW
  • 24 St. SW, between Woodpark Blvd and 127 Ave. SW, is FULLY CLOSED to all traffic, until September to construct the new roundabout and work included in theWoodlands Woodbine Community Drainage Improvements.
  • Single-lane closures, at the Braeside Dr./Oakfield Dr. intersection, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., daily, Mondays to Saturdays, until late August, for building the Southwest MAX stations.
  • One lane open, driving south, just past Southland Dr., 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. (non-peak direction), daily, Mondays to Saturdays, until the end of September 2019, for building the Southwest MAX station.
 
Southland Drive
Driving east on Southland Dr., between 24 St. SW and Braeside Dr. SW: one lane open, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (non-peak direction), daily, to end of Sept., for Southwest MAX bus station construction. Drivers can still access the Braeside shopping centre from Southland Dr.
 
Woodpark Boulevard
Between Woodacres Dr. and Woodridge Dr.: reduced to one lane in both directions. These lane closure are necessary for roundabout construction for the Southwest MAX line. Once the roundabout is open, there will be one roundabout lane through the intersection.

MINOR traffic impacts

(Traffic restrictions or construction work with little-to-no-impact on travel in the area)
 
  • Closed at the pathway, between 312 and 308 Cedar Park Dr.
  • Crews are currently working in phase 2 of 3, over the course of the next few months, along Cedarpark Dr. to the pathway, just south of Cedarpark Gr.
  • The work is part of theWoodlands Woodbine Community Drainage Improvements
Woodpark Blvd. access at Anderson Rd.
Yield signs are in place until construction of the new Anderson Rd. traffic lanes are completed in fall 2019. Crews will be back in the fall to finish the final paving on Woodpark Blvd.
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General projects

Southwest Calgary Ring road projects:

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Detours around Southwest BRT construction​​
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Southwest Calgary projects

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