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Saskatoon at Work 

The most aggressive program of road construction,
road repair and road maintenance ever seen in
Saskatoon is underway in 2014. More projects mean more work zones and more traffic detours. You will want to add extra time to your travels! 

Thank you for your patience during construction season!

For more information visit Building Better Roads

Know before you go! Plan your route around road work by checking our Road Restrictions and Construction Projects interactive map, find traffic detour information on our saskatoon.ca homepage or subscribe to our Traffic Detour Service Alerts. You can also follow us on Twitter @cityofsaskatoon and with #betterroadsYXE and like Saskatoon City News on Facebook.

 

Major Roadway Projects

Check out the list below and the map of 2014 construction projects. Watch for updates coming soon!

EB = Eastbound
WB = Westbound
NB = Northbound
SB = Southbound 

New Roadway Construction

33rd Street Extension - Hughes Drive to Neault Road
McOrmond Drive Extension - from Highway 5 to 800m south adjacent to the new Brighton neighbourhood
McOrmond Drive Twinning - construction of two new lanes between Nelson Road and Fedoruk Drive
Claypool Drive Twinning - construction of two new lanes from Airport Drive to Hampton Gate north
Fedoruk Drive Extension - Central Avenue to Konihowski Road
Intersection Improvements at Airport Drive and 45th Street

Roadway and Sidewalk Preservation and Rehabilitation

Circle Drive – Taylor Street overpass to Hwy 11/16 overpass
Circle Drive – College Drive overpass to Circle Drive North Bridge
Circle Drive – From West of the Hwy 11/16 overpass to East of the Hwy 11/16 overpass
College Drive – McKercher Drive overpass to College Drive overpass
Hwy 11/16 overpass loops and ramps
51st Street – Faithfull Avenue to Warman Road
51st Street overpass loops and ramps
Millar Avenue – 43rd Street to 60th Street
Faithfull Avenue – 50th Street to 60th Street
8th Street - Broadway Avenue to Landsdowne Avenue
Hwy 5 EB from the railway tracks to McKercher Drive overpass  
Central Avenue SB to College Drive WB Ramp  
Broadway Avenue from Ruth Street East to Wilson Crescent
Spadina Crescent from 21st Street East to 22nd Street East
Miners Avenue from 54th Street East to 56th Street East
Wiggins Avenue from 8th Street East to 12th Street East

Roadway Reconstruction

Coy Avenue from 6th Street West to 8th Street West
Heritage Crescent from Heritage View East Leg to Boychuk Drive
Hilliard Street East from Haultain Avenue to Wiggins Avenue
Isabella Street East from Wiggins Avenue to Cumberland Avenue South
Maple Street from Dufferin Avenue to York Avenue
Cassino Crescent from Cassino Place to Haida Avenue

Roadway Patching

Idylwyld Freeway NB
Idylwyld Freeway SB
19th Street East, approaching 2nd Ave
Primrose SB at Pinehouse Drive

Spot Chip Seal

Idylwyld Drive, south of the river to Circle Drive South (limited areas)

Roadway Treatments

Reconstruction, Rubberized Crack Fill, Micro-surfacing, Chip Sealing, Patching

Streetscaping

25th Street - 1st Avenue to Idylwyld Drive
20th Street - Avenue F to Avenue G
Central Avenue - 110th Street To 112th Street

Sound Attenuation

Circle Drive Soundwall
Preston Avenue Soundwall

Other Construction Projects

North Commuter Parkway Project
25th Street Expansion

Circle Drive South 

Traffic Bridge Replacement 
 
Respect Work Zones

Drivers, pedestrians and cyclists are reminded to obey all detours, work zone barriers, and signs, including work zone speed reduction signs. This will help ensure the safety of everyone on the road, including the men and women doing the work.

 




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Road Detour in Effect: LANE RESTRICTIONS - Circle Drive WB ramp to Preston Ave NB curb lane closed, Aug1,8am-5pm
Traffic Direction: Westbound, Northbound
Start Date and Time: 01/08/2014 8:00 AM
Traffic information: Traffic will merge to one lane
Expected End Date and Time: 01/08/2014 5:00 PM
Location affected: Circle Drive westbound ramp to Preston Avenue northbound curb (outside) lane closed for sound wall installation
Messages for the public: The roadway is expected to reopen as indicated, weather permitting and barring any unforseen circumstances. The City thanks everyone for their patience.
For more information: Contact Infrastructure Services at 306-975-2454



Road Detour in Effect: ROAD RESTRICTIONS – McEown Ave closed between Taylor St & Porter St, Aug1, 7am-7pm
Traffic Direction: Southbound, Northbound
Start Date and Time: 01/08/2014 7:00 AM
Traffic information: Please obey all signage
Expected End Date and Time: 01/08/2014 7:00 PM
Location affected: McEown Avenue closed between Taylor Street and Porter Street while crews work on a waterline
Messages for the public: The roadway is expected to reopen as indicated, weather permitting and barring any unforseen circumstances. The City thanks everyone for their patience.
For more information: Contact Infrastructure Services at 306-975-2454



Road Detour in Effect: PERMANENT CLOSURE – Old 33rd St from Dalmeny Rd to Steeves Ave, Aug1, 9am
Traffic Direction: Eastbound, Westbound, Southbound, Northbound
Start Date and Time: 01/08/2014 9:00 AM
Traffic information: Please obey all signage
Expected End Date and Time: 01/08/2014 9:00 AM
Location affected: Old 33rd Street from Dalmeny Road to Steeves Avenue permanently closed, new 33rd Street now open
Messages for the public: Know before you go! Find timely updates to roadway work with Traffic Detour Service Alerts at www.saskatoon.ca/go/alerts and connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.
For more information: Contact Infrastructure Services at 306-975-2454



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