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Riley Area construction projects

The City of Calgary is investing in our infrastructure and public spaces to provide meaningful improvements for Riley Area businesses and residents.

In the coming months numerous projects will begin in the Riley Area. These projects deliver a vision for the area that combines flood mitigation with vibrant public spaces and essential upgrades to community infrastructure.

The City is working collaboratively across project teams to provide up-to-date information with community members and businesses to help mitigate construction impacts on those in the area.

Upcoming events

The City is working closely with the community to keep residents and business owners informed about upcoming work in the area. You can find information on our upcoming events below.

Virtual information session: Construction projects coming to the Riley Area

Tune in to our virtual event to see what changes are coming, where impacts will occur and what we are doing to help businesses and residents prepare.

Date: Tuesday, April 16

  • Time: noon – 1 p.m.

Construction ready cleanup

With upcoming impacts to street parking availability, The City is hosting a construction ready cleanup for the Riley Area to help clear extra space in your garage or parking space.

The construction ready cleanup will provide an opportunity for residents to dispose of items that do not fit in their waste and recycling carts. 

Date: Saturday, April 20

  • Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Location: St. John Reception Centre parking lot (15 12 St N.W.)

Accepted Items: 

  • Electronics
  • Clothing donations
  • Metal and wood materials
  • Furniture 
  • General household waste

Items not accepted:

  • Household hazardous waste (propane tanks, paint)
  • Automobile/cleaning/healthcare/gardening chemicals 
  • Vehicle batteries, tires or parts
  • Glass (windowpanes, glass table tops)
  • Sod or dirt 

Current and upcoming projects

Where is construction happening?

The Riley Area is located near the Bow River and the Downtown Core. The Riley Area includes the communities of Hillhurst, Hounsfield Heights-Briar Hill, Sunnyside and West Hillhurst.

Projects displayed on the map are subject to change in scope

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Your personal information is collected pursuant to Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act. Your personal information may be used and disclosed for the purpose of event registration and your participation in Riley Area information sharing. Personal information is collected via Eventbrite and disclosed to The City of Calgary (“The City”). For information on Eventbrite’s personal information please visit their website. If you have any questions about this collection, use, and or disclosure of personal information please contact the Community and Business Relations Strategist for the area at Capital Priorities and Investment, Floor 2, Water Centre, 625 25 Ave SE, Calgary, AB, T2P 2M5, or call 403-818-4539.