Urgent Care Centre access during Canada Day Parade and festivities

June 6, 2018 / For Immediate Release

AIRDRIE, ALBERTA – On Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 10 a.m. the Canada Day Parade will take place on Main Street. Road closures will begin at 9 a.m. and a portion of Main Street (in front of City Hall) will remain closed from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. to host a Canada Day Family Fun Carnival. The Alberta Health Services (AHS) Urgent Care Centre at 604 Main St. SE will remain open during this time.

Starting at 9 a.m., two access points to Urgent Care (at Allen Street and Main Street, and First Avenue north and Main Street) will be manned by Emergency Responders who can provide a preliminary patient assessment and/or escort to the Urgent Care Centre.

The curb lane closest to the Urgent Care Centre, between First Avenue north and Allen Street, will be blocked off to ensure access to Urgent Care.

Residents are encouraged to walk or car pool as there will be limited parking in the area throughout the day; the Urgent Care parking lot is strictly for Urgent Care patients and staff members.

To see a map of the parade route, please visit www.airdrie.ca/festivalsandevents.

Access to Urgent Care

WHEN: Sunday, July 1, 2018

WHERE: Two ACCESS POINTS to Urgent Care Centre

  • Allen St. and Main St.
  • First Ave N and Main St.

TIME: 9 a.m. to noon

(please note: a portion of Main Street will remain closed until 5 p.m. for the Family Fun Carnival; access to Urgent Care will not be affected after the parade ends.)

If you have an emergency, please call 911.

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Ken Hubbard, Deputy Chief
Airdrie Fire Department
403.948.8800 ext. 7889

 

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