8TH ST WB LEFT TURN BAY TO CENTRE MALL CLOSED
Use Acadia Dr for mall access
Start: July 29, 8:00 a.m. End: July 29, 6:00 p.m.
HIGHWAY 11 NB/SB CURB (OUTSIDE) LANES CLOSED AT VICTOR ROAD
Start: July 29, 2:00 p.m. End: August 7, 5:00 p.m.
8TH ST WB LEFT TURN BAY TO CENTER MALL CLOSED
Use Acadia Dr for mall access
Start: July 28, 8:00 a.m. End: July 28, 6:00 p.m.
CIRCLE DR E EB MEDIAN (INSIDE) LANE CLOSED AT WARMAN RD
(Street light repair)
Start: July 28, 9:00 a.m. End: July 28, 11:00 a.m.
The City of Saskatoon has announced that the new Fire Chief for the Saskatoon Fire Department (SFD) will be Morgan Hackl. Hackl is currently the Assistant Fire Chief and will succeed the retiring Chief Dan Paulsen. Hackl is a long-time member of the SFD who started as a firefighter in 1987.
The City of Saskatoon wishes to sincerely thank Chief Dan Paulsen who will retire from the Saskatoon Fire Department (SFD) later this month. Chief Paulsen started his career with the SFD on May 1, 1984 as a firefighter.
“Chief Paulsen is a tremendous leader who has guided and trained hundreds of fire personnel over the past several years,” says City Manager, Murray Totland. “He has become a mentor and a friend to many throughout the organization and we are sad to see him leave, but we wish him well in his retirement.”
A Protected Bike Lane is a dedicated, marked lane for people on bikes that is physically separated from vehicles and pedestrian traffic by parked cars, a painted buffer, and flexible posts.
The new 23rd Street Protected Bike Lane is now open. The lane runs between Idylwyld Drive and Spadina Crescent East in both directions.
The 4th Avenue Protected Bike Lane will open in 2016. The lane will run between 19th Street East and 24th Street East in both directions, and connect to the Broadway Bridge.
22ND ST W WB CURB (OUTSIDE) LANE CLOSED APPROACHING KENSINGTON BLVD
Through traffic will be maintained in the median lane
Start: July 27, 9:00 a.m. End: July 27, 5:00 p.m.
IDYLWYLD DR S SB CURB (OUTSIDE) LANE CLOSED FROM 20TH ST E TO 19TH ST E
(Junction box replacement)
Start: July 27, 9:00 a.m. End: July 27, 3:00 p.m.
ATTRIDGE DR WB CURB (OUTSIDE) LANE CLOSED FROM CENTRAL AVE TO CIRCLE DR E
(Jersey barrier installation)
Start: July 25, 9:00 a.m. End: July 25, 3:00 p.m.
SPADINA CRES E CLOSED FROM 20TH ST E TO 3RD AVE S
(Pets in the Park)
Start: July 25, 10:00 a.m. End: July 26, 6:00 p.m.
Today, ten students are celebrating their graduation from the Aboriginal Heavy Equipment Operator and Class 1A License Pre‑employment Training Program at a ceremony at Wanuskewin Heritage Park.
Midway into summer construction season, the equivalent of an estimated 100,000 potholes, based on a 12”x4” size, have been repaired on city streets. Since early April, 1,745 tonnes of hot asphalt has been used on pothole repairs alone – enough to fill 14 backyard swimming pools.
City Council has approved the City of Saskatoon’s (City) Recreation and Parks Master Plan (Master Plan) to provide an overall framework for guiding the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of recreation and parks programs, services, and facilities now and into the future.