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*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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33RD ST W ROTATING LANE CLOSURES FROM CONFEDERATION DR TO MATHESON DR
(Ground Water Monitoring)
Start: October 30, 9:00 a.m. End: October 31, 5:00 p.m.
 
CLARENCE AVE N NB & SB CURB LANES CLOSED FROM 12TH ST E TO SASKATCHEWAN CRES E
(Drilling)
Start: October 30, 11:00 a.m. End: October 30, 3:00 p.m.
 

October 29, 2019 - 3:00pm

The City is preparing for its final round of Green Cart collections for 2019. From November 1 – 7, all subscribers will receive a bonus Green Cart collection on their scheduled pickup day, regardless of when their previous collection was performed. Carts should be placed at the curb by 7:00 a.m. to ensure successful collection.

October 29, 2019 - 11:00am

For the safety and protection of residents and homeowners on the east riverbank, new regulations are being proposed to support continued development of riverbank areas.  The City has identified two zones on the east bank with existing ground conditions that may experience slope instability to be regulated on a go-forward basis.  

October 29, 2019 - 10:59am
Nutana

Almost six centimetres of snow fell in Saskatoon since Sunday afternoon, with potential for more snow overnight Monday. The City is declaring a snow event, which means contract graders will be called in to assist clearing all priority streets within the next 72 hours.

City crews already cleared 22nd Street, Idylwyld Drive, College Drive and 8th Street, and are making good progress on Circle Drive and other expressways.

Sanding and salting is also occurring on overpasses, bridges, busy intersections, and icy sections of road.

October 28, 2019 - 4:32pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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LORNE AVE SB PARKING LANE CLOSED FROM 8TH ST E TO 6TH ST E
(Sanitary cleaning)
Start: October 29, 8:00 a.m. End: October 29, 4:00 p.m.

October 28, 2019 - 3:00pm

Queen Street will be closed between 8th and 9th avenues starting Tuesday, October 29, for water and sewer work. Detours will be in place during construction. This work is expected to take 3 days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.   
     

October 28, 2019 - 11:00am

City crews are busy this morning with the increased snowfall experienced overnight. This weather has brought on winter driving conditions for road users, including slippery roads. City crews are clearing snow and applying salt and sand to aid traction on high-traffic roads. 

Drivers should slow down, use caution, and give extra time for this morning's commute, this weather may cause streets, bridge decks, freeway ramps, overpasses and high-traffic intersections to be icy and snowpacked.

October 28, 2019 - 7:16am

Saskatoon is experiencing a sneak peek at winter this weekend. This weather combined with the temperature drop has brought on winter driving conditions for road users, including icy roads and blowing snow. City crews are using a combination of salt and sand to add traction to freeways and high-traffic roadways. 

Drivers should slow down and use caution during their commute as snow and ice may cause bridge decks, freeway ramps, overpasses and high-traffic intersections to be icy.

October 27, 2019 - 10:20am

 

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

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MCORMOND DR EB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM NORTH CENTRAL AVE GRID ROAD TO CENTRAL AVE
(directional boring)
Start: October 28, 8:00 a.m. End: November 1, 4:00 p.m.

October 25, 2019 - 3:15pm

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

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33RD ST E EB LANES CLOSED & WB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM IDYLWYLD DR N TO ALBERTA AVE
(water & sewer work)
Start: October 27, 8:00 a.m. End: October 27, 4:00 p.m.

October 25, 2019 - 2:25pm

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

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CONFEDERATION DR SB MEDIAN & CENTRE LANES CLOSED FROM LAURIER DR TO 22ND ST W
(pavement markings)
Start: October 25, 7:00 a.m. End: October 25, 7:00 p.m.

CIRCLE DR E SHOULDER LANE CLOSED AT ATTRIDGE DR
(guardrail repair)
Start: October 25, 9:00 a.m. End: October 25, 2:00 p.m.

October 24, 2019 - 3:13pm

The Municipal Wards Commission has established new ward boundaries that will be in effect for the municipal and school boards election in November 2020.
Three ward boundary options were drafted by the Commission, derived from public feedback collected through two public consultation meetings and other opportunities for the public to participate and provide comments.

October 23, 2019 - 4:21pm

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

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IDYLWYLD DR N NB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM 25TH ST E TO 31ST ST E
(line painting)
Start: October 24, 9:00 a.m. End: October 24, 3:00 p.m.

22ND ST W EB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM AVE K S TO AVE I S
(Paving stone repair)
Start: October 24, 9:00 a.m. End: October 24, 4:00 p.m.

October 23, 2019 - 3:15pm

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