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There will be multiple ramp closures on roadways this weekend.

July 26, 2019 - 7:00am

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

NEW

20TH ST W EB & WB FROM AVE C S TO AVE F S
(Food Truck Wars)
Start: July 26, 6:00 a.m. End: July 28, 11:00 p.m.

CONFEDERATION DR NB FROM GALT CRT TO 33RD ST W
(Well water testing)
Start: July 26, 9:00 a.m. End: July 26, 12:00 p.m.

July 25, 2019 - 3:00pm

The Low Emissions Community (LEC) Plan is a thirty-year roadmap to help Saskatoon reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The LEC Plan – prepared by national consultants, Sustainability Solutions Group, and City Administration – identifies possible actions to mitigate community and corporate emissions as a way to slow the effects of climate change, leading to a decreased need for adaptive actions. The plan will be presented to the Standing Policy Committee on Environment, Utilities and Corporate Services, on August 6.

July 25, 2019 - 11:00am

The City invites the public to view Saskatoon’s very first paddling pool mural on the basin of the Sutherland paddling pool (128 113th Street West) and meet the artist who created it. 

The showing will take place on Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (come and go format) with an artist talk happening at 10:15 a.m.

July 25, 2019 - 8:16am

The Saskatoon Fire Department (SFD) has reached an agreement with the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) for the relocation of Fire Station No. 5 to the northeast corner of Preston Avenue and 108th Street. The move comes as a result of a review of SFD operations leading to the development of a new service model to make response times even better for the entire city. A report seeking approval for the execution of a long-term land lease agreement with the U of S goes to City Council on Monday, July 29.

July 24, 2019 - 4:34pm

The Governance & Priorities Committee (GPC), at its June 17, 2019 meeting, resolved that the Administration bring back options for a municipal property tax target of less than the 3.94% for 2020 and 4.17% for 2021. The property tax targets presented at the June meeting would maintain existing services, correct the Waste Service budget shortfall, and begin the funding phase-in for a city-wide organics program.

The City’s Administration is proposing several options to reduce the municipal property tax targets for 2020 and 2021, based on:

July 24, 2019 - 4:16pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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MCORMOND DR INTERSECTION CLOSED AT BRIGHTON COMMON
(Construction)
 Start: July 25, 7:00 a.m. End: October 31, 5:00 p.m.

July 24, 2019 - 2:43pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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July 23, 2019 - 3:00pm

 

A temporary 4-way stop has been installed at the intersection of Marquis Drive and Arthur Rose Avenue. The 4-way stop is in place until new traffic lights installed at that location become fully operational on Thursday, July 25.  

July 23, 2019 - 6:00am

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

July 22, 2019 - 3:00pm

In this free public talk from the Artists in Place: The Bunkhouse Project, storyteller Danica Lorer will discuss the power of story and how connections are made by tapping in to memory and imagination.  Danica believes that stories are for everyone and by listening to and sharing the stories of our communities and the spaces we inhabit it fosters a greater respect for each other and the

July 22, 2019 - 2:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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33RD ST E ROTATING EB & WB LANE CLOSURES FROM 6TH AVE N TO 7TH AVE N
(Well monitoring)
Start: July 22, 9:00 a.m. End: July 23, 5:00 p.m.
 
QUEEN ST EB CLOSED FROM 1ST AVE N TO 2ND AVE N
(Sanitary sewer lining)
Start: July 22, 7:00 p.m. End: July 23, 6:00 a.m.
 
ONGOING
 

July 19, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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25TH ST E EB & WB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED FROM IDYLWYLD DR N TO SPADINA CRES E
(Horticultural maintenance)
Start: July 20, 6:00 a.m. End: July 20, 10:00 a.m.
 
CIRCLE DR E EB LEFT TURN BAY, CENTRE & MEDIAN LANES & WB LEFT TURN BAY & MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT MILLAR AVE
(Paving)

July 19, 2019 - 2:36pm

The City of Saskatoon's 2018 Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2018, is now available online.

The 2018 Annual Report provides an overview of:

July 18, 2019 - 4:04pm

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