Partial road closure on 9 Avenue SE and 18 Street SE for repair and rebuild work

High River, AB: A partial road closure starting 7 a.m., Tuesday August 19, 2014 for the northbound lane of 18th Street SE and the eastbound lane of 9th Avenue SE will be unavailable due to the storm utility installation work within the intersection. Eastbound traffic will be detoured onto 12 A Avenue. The westbound and southbound lanes of 9th Avenue SE and 18th Street SE will remain open. The work is expected to continue until the end of August 2014.

Residents are reminded to watch for trucks and workers and to obey all safety signs and closures throughout town. Please be aware that barricades will be in place for public safety and will be left in place for lane closures even though construction crews may not be present.

All construction work is weather dependent. Updates will be posted on the Town of High River website,, the Town’s Facebook ( and Twitter accounts (@TownOfHighRiver) and in the Town Crier.