Construction Updates

Highway 8 to 37 St SW

24-Hour Operations – Sarcee Trail to Anderson Road
November 13, 2018
KGL Constructors will be carrying out temporary, 24-hour earthworks operations from the area of the future Sarcee Trail Interchange to the future Anderson Road Interchange.
Advisory

 

Pedestrian Access to Grey Eagle Resort & Casino
September 20, 2018
Pedestrian access to the Grey Eagle Resort and Casino will change with the start of traffic detours in the area.
Advisory

 

Driving Piling near Signal Hill
August 21, 2018
KGL Constructors will be driving piling for the foundation of the new bridge at Westhills Way and Highway 8 (southwest of Westhills Mall).
Advisory

 

Detour Construction near 69 Street
July 27, 2018
KGL Constructors has started work for the temporary detour that will provide access at the intersection of 69 Street / Highway 8 / Discovery Ridge Boulevard S.W. during the construction period.
Advisory

 

24-Hour Operations along Highway 8
June 25, 2018
KGL will be carrying out temporary, 24-hour operations along Highway 8, west of 69 Street S.W. (near the communities of Springbank Hill and Discovery Ridge).
Advisory

 

Short-Term Closures on 37 Street and Lakeview Drive
June 1, 2018
KGL will be installing a new water main adjacent to the community of Lakeview, which will result in temporary closures on 37 Street and Lakeview Drive.
Advisory

 

Utility Work near Highway 8 and 69 Street S.W.
May 1, 2018
KGL will be resuming the installation of water and sanitary lines around the intersection of Highway 8 and 69 Street S.W.
Advisory

 

2017

Utility Work near Highway 8 and 69 Street S.W.
October 27, 2017
KGL Constructors will be installing water and sanitary lines around the intersection of Highway 8 and 69 Street S.W.
Advisory

 

24-Hour Earthworks from 90 Avenue to Elbow River
October 11, 2017
KGL Constructors will be carrying out temporary, 24-hour earthworks operations in the Transportation Utility Corridor from an area near 90 Avenue S.W. to the Elbow River valley.
Advisory

 

Stripping Area near North Gravel Site
September 29, 2017
KGL Constructors will start stripping topsoil at the south end of the gravel site to place stockpiles.This area was included as part of the original operating plan for the gravel site and the stripping work was deferred until the fall of 2017.
Advisory

 

Elbow River Bridges – Update for Discovery Ridge
August 18, 2017
Concerns have been raised with the design of the bridge through the Elbow River Valley by some residents of Discovery Ridge. These concerns are largely related to the potential for flooding should another 2013-level flood take place. Alberta Transportation wants to reassure the community that in no case does the community of Discovery Ridge receive a back-water flooding effect due to the currently proposed bridge design.
Notice
SWCRR Elbow River Backwater Effect
City of Calgary Elbow River Bridge Crossing
Technical Documents

 

Start of Earthworks near Cullen Creek
July 28, 2017
KGL Constructors will commence construction near Cullen Creek in the first week of August.
Advisory

 

Parking area near Cullen Creek (along Highway 8)
July 18, 2017
Closure Notice

 

Asphalt Plant near Highway 8
July 7, 2017
KGL Constructors is setting up an asphalt plant south of Highway 8 in the Transportation Utility Corridor, near the future intersection of the Southwest Calgary Ring Road  and Tsuut’ina Parkway
Advisory

 

Start of Crushing Operations at North Gravel Site
May 30, 2017
KGL have moved crushing equipment into place and will be starting crushing at its north gravel site near the intersection of Old Banff Coach Road and 101 Street S.W. in the next few days
Advisory

 

Pile Driving in the Elbow River Area
May 15, 2017
KGL Constructors will be driving piling for the new interchange south of Sarcee Trail and for the bridges in the Elbow River area
Advisory

 

Parking area at the Elbow Valley Constructed Wetland
April 4, 2017
Closure Notice

 

Update on Gravel Pit & Haul Road
March 27, 2017
KGL Constructors will be developing the gravel pit in the Transportation Utility Corridor south of Old Banff Coach Road S.W.
Advisory

 

Start of Elbow River Channel Realignment Works
March 17, 2017
KGL will be starting preliminary works related to the Elbow River channel realignment near future bridge structures.
Advisory

 

Site Clearing along Highway 8
March 14, 2017
KGL will be clearing vegetation from the road right-of-way along Highway 8, from 101 Street S.W. to approximately a kilometre west of Lott Creek Boulevard/Clearwater Drive.
Advisory

 

Earthworks in the Elbow River Area
February 14, 2017
KGL will be carrying out earthworks in the Transportation Utility Corridor around the Elbow River to prepare for the construction of future bridge structures.
Advisory