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*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
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22ND ST E WB LANES CLOSED FROM 2ND AVE N TO 3RD AVE N 
(Crane lift) 

May 16, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
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7TH AVE N NB & SB INTERMITTENT LANE RESTRICTIONS FROM QUEEN ST TO WINDSOR ST 
(Roadway patching) 

May 15, 2019 - 4:00pm

The intersection at 33rd Street and Edmonton Avenue will operate as a four-way stop until mid-morning on Thursday, May 16. The traffic signal pole is in need of replacement, but crews must wait for the wind to calm before it can be installed. The westbound curb lane of 33rd Street leading up to the intersection is also closed.

May 15, 2019 - 3:50pm

It's the long weekend and on Victoria Day, Monday, May 20, 2019, the City of Saskatoon will have a number of adjusted civic services and altered holiday hours, details below.

City Hall:  All Administrative Offices are closed

Pay Parking Stations: NO payment required on Monday, May 20
Reminder, motorists are still required to park their vehicles within area time limits posted

Municipal Impound Lot: Vehicles will not be released to the public

May 15, 2019 - 2:11pm

With the warm weather comes renovation season. As you plan that new garage or addition, remember that any building and development work in Saskatoon must adhere by the new energy efficiency requirements that came into effect on January 1, 2019.

May 15, 2019 - 1:00pm

Drivers may expect delays on expressways including Circle Drive Monday to Thursday evenings from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for the next three to four weeks, with street sweeping beginning this Wednesday, May 15.

Drivers are asked to stay back a minimum of 15 metre (about 2.5 car lengths) and to use extreme caution, slowing to 60 km/h, when passing. The street sweeping vehicles will travel with a Saskatoon Police Service escort to enforce speeding and other work zone infractions. On and off ramps will be temporarily closed while sweeping is being completed.

May 15, 2019 - 8:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
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VIC BLVD EB CLOSED FROM HUNTER RD TO HIGHWAY 11 
(Milling & paving) 

May 14, 2019 - 3:00pm

Starting at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, Lorne Avenue between Isabella Street East and Hilliard Street East will be closed for repairs to the water and sewer connections. Detours will be in place. This work is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.  

May 14, 2019 - 2:00pm

The City of Saskatoon is hosting Bike to Work Day YXE on Wednesday, May 15, 2019: an initiative that encourages citizens to choose active transportation and to celebrate those who already use their bicycles to get to and from work and other commitments.

Anyone participating in Bike to Work Day YXE should note the following tips and information:

May 14, 2019 - 10:00am

The City of Saskatoon is getting provincial funding to create a more visible pedestrian crossing at Clarence Avenue and 14th Street. The $45,000 grant, funded through photo speed enforcement proceeds, will go toward pavement markings, signage, special illumination and pedestrian-activated amber flashing beacons. 

May 13, 2019 - 4:09pm

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

May 13, 2019 - 3:00pm

The Kinsmen Park Archway Sign located at the intersection of Kinsmen Avenue and 25th Street will undergo upgrades.  The Archway Sign was listed in the Kinsmen Park Master Plan as an item that should be assessed with the intent of preserving and restoring the landmark, which has been part of the park since the 1950s.  

Within the Archway Sign upgrade project, the sign will be removed from its foundation, and taken off site to be sand-blasted and re-painted.  The masonry piers and support structure will be replaced and the sign will be re-installed.

May 13, 2019 - 2:00pm

Lawson Civic Centre opened its doors to the public on March 11, 1989, and is currently one of six leisure centres operated by the City of Saskatoon.  It features a tropical pool and wave pool, fitness facilities, meeting and recreational space, and the Rusty MacDonald Branch Library all under one roof.

The public is invited to participate in Lawson Civic Centre’s 30th anniversary celebration on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  Cupcakes and coffee (10:00.a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.) and a balloon twister (4:50 p.m. to 6:50 p.m.) will be part of the event.

May 13, 2019 - 1:02pm

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