Update on Hwy 547 Project:
Please be advised that we will have Hwy 547 over the Bow River
closed for public traffic starting today (Fri Oct. 31) to Tues Nov.
04. Traffic signs and road closed signs will be put up to inform
motorists of the road closure.
This road closure
is required in order to replace the damaged bridge beam and complete
the remainder of the work on the bridge. Once these repairs are
carried out over the next few days, it will allow to have the
restricted (5T) load posting removed and have the bridge functional
and servicing to pre-flood traffic load postings.
your ongoing understanding and patience on this project and we look
forward to restoring this important highway crossing connecting the
Please let us
know if you have any questions.
Khan, M.Eng., P.Eng.
Bridge & Water Management Engineer
Services Division – Southern Region
909 - 3 Avenue North
Lethbridge, Alberta T1H 0H5 Canada
Tel: 403-382-4062 | Fax: 403-382-4412 | Cell:
Government of Alberta