The Calgary Airport Authority Responds to City Council’s Final Proposal for the Airport Trail East Extension and Tunnel Project

May 27, 2011   |  

Calgary, AB. – Following years of discussions, and after careful consideration, The Calgary Airport Authority has agreed to move forward with completion of a final legal Agreement based on the proposal presented by City Council on May 20, 2011. The City and the Authority have established a target date of June 13th for final completion of the Agreement.

Following successful finalization of the Agreement, the City and Airport Authority will move quickly to begin integration of the tunnel construction into the Authority’s $2 billion Airport Development Program, to ensure that the expansion underway at Calgary International Airport will continue on schedule and without interruption.

The Airport Authority appreciates the effort that was put forward by all parties throughout the discussions and will continue to work closely with the City of Calgary as we move forward.

For more information, contact:

Jody Moseley
Director, Corporate Communications and Marketing
The Calgary Airport Authority
Blackberry: 403.807.9143