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POWER OUTAGE UPDATE - Central Business District

October 28, 2019 - 7:05pm #Power Outages & Updates

Neighbourhood affected:

Central Business District

Affected area:

Idylwyld Dr to 3rd Ave; 19th St to 25th St

Time of outage reported:

October 28, 2019 - 6:10pm

Estimated time for restored power:

Unknown at this time

Next update in:

60 minutes

Electrical crews are:

Switching customers to a temporary power supply where possible

Reason(s) for outage:

Foreign interference (birds, underground cable dig-in)

Messages for customers:

We thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your power.

If you have questions, comments or concerns please call SL&P at 306-975-2621.

Follow the City on Twitter or sign up for Service Alerts at saskatoon.ca/service-alerts to receive the most up-to-date information about this power outage and other services throughout the City.

POWER OUTAGE - Central Business District

October 28, 2019 - 6:15pm #Power Outages & Updates

Neighbourhood affected:

Central Business District

Time of outage reported:

October 28, 2019 - 6:10pm

Estimated time for restored power:

Unknown at this time

Next update in:

60 minutes

Electrical crews are:

Aware of the power outage and are investigating the reason

Reason(s) for outage:

Unknown at this time. If you have specific information about the cause of this outage, please call SL&P at 306-975-2621

Messages for customers:

We thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your power.

If you have questions, comments or concerns please call SL&P at 306-975-2621.

Follow the City on Twitter or sign up for Service Alerts at saskatoon.ca/service-alerts to receive the most up-to-date information about this power outage and other services throughout the City.

WATER RESTORED - 700Blk of Preston Ave S. drinking water advisory in effect.

October 28, 2019 - 3:27pm #Water Outages & Updates

SNOW AND ICE UPDATE - October 28th, 2:40pm

October 28, 2019 - 2:39pm #Snow & Ice

Saskatoon recently experienced:

Moderate Snowfall

Crews are:

Applying de-icing materials on priority 1 streets (freeway, access to emergency services and hospitals and major roadways)

Applying de-icing materials on priority 2 streets (busy roadways such as Broadway Avenue or Fairlight Drive)

Applying de-icing materials on priority 3 streets (Main streets and schools, remainder of arterials and collectors)

Plowing and grading priority streets

Grading high-traffic sidewalks and pathways

Messages for the public:

Crews work throughout the winter season, 24/7, to apply de-icing materials along priority streets and at trouble intersections. Plowing or grading occurs as required.

Snow plows and graders are slow moving. We ask that drivers to please pass equipment slowly and safely.

The City has employed the use of contractors to help address problem areas.

Follow our progress during a snow event by using our online map and learn more about the Snow & Ice Program at saskatoon.ca

Next update:

6:30 a.m.

More information:

https://saskatoon.ca/snow

WATER RESTORED- 400 & 500 blocks Avenue I N. Drinking water advisory in effect.

October 28, 2019 - 1:41pm #Water Outages & Updates

Time water was restored:

October 28, 2019 - 1:40pm

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

WATER OUTAGE- 1800, 1900, 2000 BLKS of 7th St E door hangers delivered with info.

October 27, 2019 - 1:02am #Water Outages & Updates

Time of water shut off:

October 27, 2019 - 1:00am

Estimated time of water restore:

Under normal circumstances, the repair is scheduled for the following day, with water back on within 24-48 hours.

Alternate water supply:

An emergency water supply trailer will be delivered within 8 hours of outage. Affected residents are invited to use the shower facilities at the nearest City leisure centre. Please show proof of address with a drivers license or utility bill for access.

Repair schedule:

Repairs are normally scheduled for the following day, with water restored within 48 hours.

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

More information for affected homes or businesses:

Thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your water service. Visit saskatoon.ca for more information about water outages.

WATER RESTORED - 2000Blk 7th St E. drinking water advisory in effect.

October 26, 2019 - 5:46pm #Water Outages & Updates

Time of water shut off:

October 25, 2019 - 6:50am

Time water was restored:

October 26, 2019 - 5:40pm

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

WATER OUTAGE- 400 & 500 blocks Avenue I N. Door hangers delivered with info.

October 26, 2019 - 3:43pm #Water Outages & Updates

Time of water shut off:

October 26, 2019 - 3:40pm

Estimated time of water restore:

Under normal circumstances, the repair is scheduled for the following day, with water back on within 24-48 hours.

Alternate water supply:

An emergency water supply trailer will be delivered within 8 hours of outage. Affected residents are invited to use the shower facilities at the nearest City leisure centre. Please show proof of address with a drivers license or utility bill for access.

Repair schedule:

Repairs are normally scheduled for the following day, with water restored within 48 hours.

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

More information for affected homes or businesses:

Thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your water service. Visit saskatoon.ca for more information about water outages.

WATER OUTAGE- 700Blk of Preston Ave S. Door hangers delivered with info.

October 26, 2019 - 10:10am #Water Outages & Updates

Time of water shut off:

October 26, 2019 - 10:20am

Estimated time of water restore:

Under normal circumstances, the repair is scheduled for the following day, with water back on within 24-48 hours.

Alternate water supply:

An emergency water supply trailer will be delivered within 8 hours of outage. Affected residents are invited to use the shower facilities at the nearest City leisure centre. Please show proof of address with a drivers license or utility bill for access.

Repair schedule:

Repairs are normally scheduled for the following day, with water restored within 48 hours.

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

More information for affected homes or businesses:

Thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your water service. Visit saskatoon.ca for more information about water outages.

Fall Street Sweeping - Thank you for your cooperation this season; street sweeping is wrapped up until next spring.

October 25, 2019 - 4:11pm #Street Sweeping

Affected Area:

Roads with dense tree canopy were selected within 10 neighbourhoods for street sweeping based on their risk of blocked catch basins in the spring.

Message to the Public:

Thank you for moving your cars for street sweeping.