Major Road Closures - Ward 6 - May Long Weekend - May 17-21

Major Road Closures - May Long Weekend - May 17-21
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Kicking off this year's work, there are two major road closures scheduled for the May Long Weekend. 

There will be road closures from Friday, May 17, at 7 p.m. until Tuesday, May 21, at 5 a.m., to install stormwater pipes across 85 Street S.W.

CLOSED: Bow Trail: between Old Banff Coach Rd and 85 St. S.W.
CLOSED: 85 Street S.W.: between 
Wentworth Dr. and Strathlea Ave/Apenshire Dr.

Detour details:
The intersection will remain open at Wentworth Drive, to access 85 Street S.W. and businesses, to the north.

The intersection will remain open at Strathlea Avenue/Apenshire Drive, to access 85 Street S.W. and businesses, to the south.

People driving are recommended to use Old Banff Coach Road and 17 Avenue S.W., to travel east and west.

People walking will be detoured around the closure, at the intersection of Bow Trail/85 Street S.W.

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I thank everyone for their patience as we complete this required road work!

Completing this work in one-weekend will mean we don't have to complete it over a second weekend. It is the last full road closure that is scheduled for 2019. The project is on schedule to be completed this year.

More information can be found here: https://www.calgary.ca/Transportation/TI/Pages/Road-projects/Bow-Trail-Widening-and-Intersection-Improvements.aspx?fbclid=IwAR1Rmb8KGL_k_8VbGZE4-TaMWizoC277SLg-Bor1D8D0nTFRSExKsoZ5BRE