Early work will include relocation of utilities. Full construction is expected to begin in the fall. The work will be done by Mountain View Partners under an interim agreement. A full, long-term agreement will be executed by September 13, provided that all legal requirements have been met.
The Southwest Calgary Ring Road project involves construction from Highway 8 to Macleod Trail SE and includes reconstruction of Glenmore Trail from Sarcee Trail to east of 37 Street.
The project includes:
- Thirty-one kilometres of six- and eight-lane divided highway
- Fourteen interchanges
- One road flyover
- One railway crossing (flyover), and
- Three river crossings over the Elbow River and Fish Creek