Entries by ErinR

Highway 8 & 101 Street S.W. Permanently Closed September 17

On Friday, September 17, 2021, the intersection at Highway 8 and 101 Street S.W. will permanently close. Drivers can use 69 Street S.W. and 17 Avenue S.W. as alternative routes.  Emergency service response times will not be impacted by this closure. Coordination with emergency responders is ongoing during construction; alternative routes or emergency-only accesses are […]

Project Update – June 28, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Crestmont Boulevard S.W. Single Lane Alternating Traffic Single lane alternating traffic is back in effect along Crestmont Boulevard S.W. for utility work until Wednesday, June 30 and then again on July 5 and 6. The road will be fully open during the long weekend, July 1 to 4, to […]

Project Update – June 21, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week UPDATE: Trans-Canada Highway Reduced to One Lane Overnight Until June 24, each night between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m., the Trans-Canada Highway will be reduced to a single lane in each direction at the Stoney Trail interchange for bridge work. Delays are expected. Trans-Canada Highway Reduced to One Lane […]

Project Update – June 14, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Highway 8 & 101 Street S.W. Right-in Right-out Only Access at the Highway 8 and 101 Street S.W. intersection is now restricted to right-in, right-out. No left turns are permitted at the intersection. This intersection is currently within the Southwest Calgary Ring Road project limits. For more information about […]

Project Update – June 7, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Lane Closures on 101 Street S.W. and 17 Avenue S.W. Today and tomorrow (June 7 and 8), between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., 17 Avenue S.W. will operate as a single lane of alternating traffic between Slopeview Drive S.W. and 93 Street S.W. for roadwork. Once the work on […]

Project Update – May 31, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Accurate Traffic and Detour Information Alberta Transportation has recently received several inquiries about a rumoured detour to Old Banff Coach Road S.W. for eastbound Valley Ridge traffic. All detours must be approved by Alberta Transportation and major detours continue to be shared in the weekly project updates and on […]

Project Update – May 24, 2021

What’s Happening in Traffic This Week Traffic Shift on Valley Ridge Boulevard N.W. Southbound and northbound traffic has been shifted to the outside lanes to accommodate median construction on Valley Ridge Boulevard N.W. Southbound Stoney Trail overnight Lane Closures This week from Wednesday, May 26, to Saturday, May 29, southbound Stoney Trail, between Scenic Acres […]

Pile Driving at 17 Avenue S.W.

Pile driving for the future 17 Avenue S.W. interchange is anticipated to start near the end of May 2021 and continue for approximately one month (late June). Pile driving involves a pneumatic (air) hammer striking steel piles, which creates a repetitive pinging or hammering sound. Residents can expect increased noise and some vibration, which are […]