Entries by Lindsay

Wetland Removal in Springbank Ravine

In October 2020, the existing wetland in the Springbank Ravine will be removed to facilitate ring road construction. The wetland traverses the TUC in the area of the Bow Trail S.W. interchange and cannot be avoided. To provide a stable foundation for the highway infrastructure in this area, the wetland will be excavated and replaced […]

Stockpile Next to Aspen Woods

Earthworks for the Bow Trail S.W. interchange are underway. Crews will be using bulldozers, scrapers and backhoes to remove topsoil as part of grading the area for the future road. The topsoil will be temporarily stockpiled along the northwestern boundary of Aspen Woods for future use. During topsoil removal and stockpiling, adjacent residents may find construction equipment […]

Please Keep Out of the Construction Zone

Work on the South project is underway and residents can expect to see a significant increase in construction activity within the Transportation Utility Corridor (TUC). Everything within the TUC is now an active construction zone. There are several informal pathways crossing the TUC between Aspen Woods and West Springs that will be fenced off in […]

UPDATED Sept. 7, 2020: Trans-Canada Highway Reduced to One Lane West of Valley Ridge – Expect Delays

The lane closures previously scheduled from Wednesday, September 2 to Tuesday, September 8, on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Valley Ridge Boulevard N.W., have been rescheduled to accommodate long weekend traffic. From 2 am to 3 pm daily, starting Wednesday, September 9 and ending Saturday, September 12, the Trans-Canada Highway will be reduced to one […]

Utility Work on Old Banff Coach Road S.W.

For several weeks, The City of Calgary has been relocating a potable water feedermain in preparation for interchange construction at Old Banff Coach Road S.W. The week of August 24, 2020, construction is expected to reach Old Banff Coach Road S.W. where crews will begin installing the new watermain alignment within the road right-of-way. Tree […]