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Tree and Brush Removal within the Highway Right of Way

Design for the South project has been ongoing since the contract was awarded in June 2020. As the design has progressed, the project footprint has been refined. Some trees and brush have been identified for removal to accommodate utility installations, backslopes in the areas where the road is lowered and semi-permanent stockpiles of fill material. […]

Project Update – November 23, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week New Exit Ramps The project hits a major milestone with the opening of three new exit ramps and a new bridge. Please watch for reduced speeds and signage in the area. There may be some slowdowns while drivers adapt to the new configuration. We appreciate your patience and safe […]

Project Update – November 16, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Crestmont Boulevard S.W. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect along Crestmont Boulevard S.W. for the next several weeks for stormline installation and work on the slope stability wall. We have made some adjustments to improve traffic in the winter conditions, including extending the length of the green […]

Project Update – November 9, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Inside lane closures on eastbound Trans-Canada Highway These inside lane closures will be ongoing until approximately mid-November to pave sections of the median for upcoming traffic shifts. All work is weather dependent. Please check 511 Alberta and  The City of Calgary’s traffic information map for up-to-date information on traffic detours and speed […]

Project Update – November 2, 2020

Photo Map We’ve added some new photos to the interactive map, have a look! What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Reduced Lanes on Eastbound Trans-Canada Highway Inside lane closures on eastbound Trans-Canada Highway will be occurring again this week in three separate locations. All work is weather dependent. Please check 511 Alberta and  The City of Calgary’s […]

Project Update – October 26, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Lane closures on Old Banff Coach Road S.W. West of Cougar Ridge In the coming weeks, motorists can expect lane closures along Old Banff Coach Road S.W. as work continues on the detour road. Please look for electronic signage for notifications. Trans-Canada Highway Reduced to One Lane Later this […]

Project Update – October 19, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Eastbound Trans-Canada Highway reduced to one lane – There will be daily inside lane closures in three separate locations to pave medians for future detours. Southwest Calgary Ring Road now open to traffic – On October 1, 12 kilometres of the Southwest Calgary Ring Road, known as Tsuut’ina Trail, […]

Project Update – October 12, 2020

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Trans-Canada Highway reduced to one lane – Prepare to keep right on the Trans-Canada Highway for the remainder of October. Inside lanes will be closed in three separate locations to pave medians for future detours. All work is weather dependent. Please check 511 Alberta and The City of Calgary’s […]