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The Saskatoon Emergency Management Organization (EMO) will send Saskatoon residents a TEST message from the notifynow public safety notification
system
on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. - or shortly thereafter.

Please note: notifynow cannot reach you if you have not visited saskatoon.ca/notifynow to indicate how you want to receive your public safety notification messages. 

December 2, 2019 - 2:30pm

Central Avenue, between 108th and 109th streets, will be closed starting Tuesday, December 3, at 8:00 a.m. to repair a water valve. This work is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.   

December 2, 2019 - 12:00pm

The annual Living in Harmony Awards recognize individuals and organizations whose outstanding achievements contribute to the elimination of racial discrimination.
 
Nominations are welcome of any member (individual/organization) of the Saskatoon community.
 
The Awards are part of the City’s commitment to foster an inclusive community where diversity is welcomed and valued, and where everyone can live with dignity and to their full potential, without facing racism or discrimination.
 
December 2, 2019 - 11:00am

About 800 vehicles and pieces of equipment will use telematics to help the City monitor, manage and make informed decisions for its corporate fleet. Telematics uses data from GPS and vehicle diagnostics to identify trends in fuel usage, idling and operating behaviours.  

December 2, 2019 - 9:00am

The Saskatoon Emergency Management Organization (EMO) will send Saskatoon residents a TEST message from the notifynow public safety notification
system
on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. or shortly thereafter.

A reminder, notifynow cannot reach you if you have not visited saskatoon.ca/notifynow to indicate how you want to receive your public safety notification messages. 

November 29, 2019 - 3:45pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

November 29, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

ONGOING

LORNE AVE NB LANES CLOSED, SB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM RUTH ST E TO ASH ST E
(hydrant replacement)
Start: November 29, 8:00 a.m. End: November 30, 4:00 p.m.

All restrictions will be lifted as indicated, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.

November 29, 2019 - 1:47pm

City crews are clearing snow and treating ice on high-traffic roads this morning following approximately 6 centimeters of snowfall over the past several hours. 

Streets, bridge decks, freeway ramps, overpasses and high-traffic intersections may be icy and snow packed. Drivers should slow down, use caution and allow for extra time to reach their destination.  

November 29, 2019 - 7:08am

Taylor Street, between Victoria and McPherson avenues, will be closed on Monday, December 2, starting at 8:00 a.m. for roadwork. This work is expected to take four hours to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.   

November 29, 2019 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

LORNE AVE NB LANES & SB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM RUTH ST E TO ASH ST E
(Hydrant replacement)
Start: November 29, 8:00 a.m. End: November 30, 4:00 p.m.

LORNE AVE SB LANES CLOSED FROM WILLOW ST E TO HILLIARD ST E
(Manhole repair)
Start: November 29, 9:00 a.m. End: November 29, 5:00 p.m.

ONGOING

November 28, 2019 - 3:00pm

Following three days of presentations, questions, and debate of the City’s first Multi-Year Business Plan and Budget, Mayor Charlie Clark and City Council have finalized the budget investments for 2020/2021. City Council’s Strategic Priorities, Strategic Plan and public input guided the multi-year budget process.

November 28, 2019 - 2:11pm

 

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

KONIHOWSKI RD CLOSED FROM HASLAM CRES TO REVER RD
(Valve replacement)
Start: November 27, 8:00 a.m. End: November 28, 4:00 p.m.

November 27, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

KONIHOWSKI RD CLOSED FROM HASLAM CRES TO REVER RD
(Valve replacement)
Start: November 27, 8:00 a.m. End: November 28, 4:00 p.m.

HIGHWAY 16 NB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT 71ST ST W
(Trenching)
Start: November 27, 9:00 a.m. End: November 27, 3:00 p.m.

ONGOING

November 26, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

ZIMMERMAN RD NB LEFT TURN BAY & MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT MEADOWS BLVD
(Barrier removal)
Start: November 26, 7:30 a.m. End: November 26, 5:00 p.m.

CIRCLE DR W NB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM 31ST ST W TO 33RD ST W
(Sewer flushing)
Start: November 26, 9:00 a.m. End: November 26, 3:00 p.m.

November 25, 2019 - 3:00pm

Following a competitive request for proposal and negotiations process, the City has finalized a new eight-year agreement with Loraas Recycle for Curbside Recycling Services, effective January 1, 2020 through 2027.

“We are happy to continue our partnership with Loraas Recycle to deliver a successful recycling program and to offer the levels of service the City and its residents have come to expect,” says Russ Munro, Director of Water & Waste Operations.

November 25, 2019 - 10:11am

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