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*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
PRESTON AVE S NB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT DUMONT CRES 

May 6, 2019 - 3:00pm

This week is National Emergency Preparedness Week and a good time to remind all residents to take action and be emergency ready! Spring into action and better prepared to protect yourself and your family during an emergency. Emergency planning is everyone's responsibility. Here’s what to watch for this week!

May 6, 2019 - 9:56am

Starting this week, the City of Saskatoon starts the mail-out of over 95,000 property tax notices to property owners. Residents should expect their 2019 Property Tax Notice to arrive over the next coming weeks. If you do not receive your tax notice by May 29, 2019, please call 306-975-2400.

May 6, 2019 - 9:10am

As work nears completion on the McOrmond Drive and College Drive interchange, crews will be closing the loop that allows eastbound traffic on College Drive to go northbound on McOrmond Drive for approximately two days. The loop will be closed from Saturday, May 4 until mid-afternoon Monday, May 6.  

To go northbound on McOrmond Drive, eastbound traffic on College Drive will continue onto the exit ramp and turn left at the stop sign on top of the interchange.

May 3, 2019 - 3:26pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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8TH ST E EB CURB & CENTRE LANES CLOSED FROM EMERSON AVE TO WALPOLE AVE
(Roadway patching)
Start: May 6, 7:00 a.m. End: May 6, 3:00 p.m.
 
ONGOING
 
MCORMOND DR SB TRAFFIC REDUCED TO SINGLE LANE AT CROSSOVER; SB TRAFFIC USE OVERPASS TO ACCESS COLLEGE
(Interchange work)

May 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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22ND ST W EB & WB LEFT TURN BAYS CLOSED AT AVE W S
(Sanitary sewer lining)
Start: May 4, 8:00 a.m. End: May 4, 5:00 p.m.
 
25TH ST E WB CURB LANE CLOSED AT SPADINA CRES E
(Sculpture power washing)
Start: May 5, 6:00 a.m. End: May 5, 9:00 a.m.
 
2ND AVE N NB CLOSED FROM 26TH ST E TO QUEEN ST

May 3, 2019 - 2:29pm

The City of Saskatoon's Emergency Management Organization (EMO) will send residents of Saskatoon a notifynow test message next week on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

May 3, 2019 - 10:19am

Direct service from the Special Events Stop (outside the 2nd Avenue Lofts at 23rd Street and 2nd Avenue) to the Saskatchewan Rush game on Friday, May 3 is available at the following times:

  • 5:45 p.m.
  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 6:25 p.m.
  • 6:40 p.m.
  • 7:05 p.m.
  • 7:20 p.m.

Direct service from the Special Events Stop to see Godsmack in concert on Sunday, May 5 is available at the following times:

May 3, 2019 - 6:00am

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

NEW

CLARENCE AVE S NB & SB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED FROM 11TH ST E TO 12TH ST E
(Sanitary lining)
Start: May 3, 7:00 a.m. End: May 3, 5:00 p.m.

ONGOING

MCORMOND DR SB TRAFFIC REDUCED TO SINGLE LANE AT CROSSOVER; SB TRAFFIC USE OVERPASS TO ACCESS COLLEGE
(Interchange work)
Start: April 3, 1:00 p.m. End: July 31 5:00 p.m.

May 2, 2019 - 3:00pm

The City of Saskatoon and GFL Environmental Inc. are hosting the next HHW Drop-off Day this Sunday, May 5 from 9am - 3:30pm at the Civic Operations Centre at 57 Valley Road.

May 2, 2019 - 10:00am

Direct service from the Special Events Stop (outside the 2nd Avenue Lofts at 23rd Street and 2nd Avenue) to see Thomas Rhett at SaskTel Centre on Thursday, May 2 is available at the following times:

  • 5:45 p.m.
  • 6:15 p.m.
  • 6:45 p.m.
  • 7:15 p.m.

Post event drop-off is the downtown terminal.

Regular fares apply ($3.00 per trip). Transfers and passes are also accepted.

May 2, 2019 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
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1ST AVE N SB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM 25TH ST E TO 24TH ST E
(Gas service upgrade)
Start: May 2, 7:00 a.m. End: May 2, 7:00 p.m.
 
20TH ST W EB & WB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED AT AVE M S
(Sewer lining)
Start: May 2, 8:00 a.m. End: May 2, 5:00 p.m.
 
71ST ST E WB LANES CLOSED FROM WANUSKEWIN RD TO BRODSKY AVE

May 1, 2019 - 3:00pm

City Council will put into practice a new Code of Ethics following recommendations from the Saskatoon Municipal Review Commission (MRC) and a series of Council discussions.  Council approved Bylaw 9537, The Code of Ethical Conduct for Members of City Council Bylaw, 2019 (Code) at its regular business meeting April 29, 2019.

The Code unites the 2012 Code of Conduct, the 2017 Code of Ethics Bylaw, and the recommendations of the MRC’s Municipal Code of Conduct Committee Report, dated February 11, 2016.

New! Integrity Commissioner

May 1, 2019 - 11:00am

The City is pleased to announce Artists in Place: The Bunkhouse Project (The Bunkhouse Project), an artist-in-residence pilot program taking place in the historic Bunkhouse at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. 

Sponsored by the City of Saskatoon, with a grant from the Saskatchewan Arts Board’s Artists in Communities program, several local artists were selected to set up studios in the Bunkhouse for a year-long residency. 

May 1, 2019 - 10:00am

Starting at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, Queen Street between 8th Avenue North and 9th Avenue North will be closed for building repair work. This work is expected to take 11 hours, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. 

May 1, 2019 - 6:00am

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