SE 17 Avenue Transitway Updates – February 05, 2018


Good afternoon –17 Ave SE BRT construction-update-05February2017

This month residents and businesses will start to see the BRT bridges really start to take shape. Crews will be putting the girders in place for the bridge over Deerfoot trail. To make sure this work can be done safely, there will be three road closures this month:

  • February 13-15 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.: Deerfoot Trail will be closed for north and southbound traffic. Southbound traffic will be detoured onto Blackfoot Trail and northbound traffic will be detoured onto Peigan Trail.
  • February 20 – 22, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.: 17 Avenue SE southbound on ramp to Deerfoot Trail will be closed. Traffic will be detoured to Memorial Drive and Blackfoot Trail.
  • February 26 – 28, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.: Northbound traffic off ramp from Deerfoot Trial to 17 Avenue SE will be closed. Traffic will be detoured onto Memorial Drive.

Along International Avenue the 36 Street building demolition at the southeast corner is schedule for the week as well.

Don’t forget your favourite businesses on International Avenue are open during construction, so make sure to stop by. Thank you for your continued patience as we work to make 17 Avenue a great space for everyone. For more details on the work happening over the next few weeks please see the attached update.

The BRT Project Team

The City of Calgary
calgary.ca/17avesebrt