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1st Avenue southbound lanes closed between 20th Street and the Sid Buckwold Bridge on Sunday

For immediate release: June 11, 2021 - 8:00am

1st Avenue southbound lanes will be closed between 20th Street and the Sid Buckwold Bridge on Sunday, June 13, at 7:00 a.m. for roadway paving work. Southbound access to the Sid Buckwold Bridge will be maintained at Idylwyld Drive. Detours will be in place guiding motorists around the work zone. This project is expected to take 12 hours to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.     

Additional project restrictions: 

  • 19th Street closed between Avenue A and 2nd Avenue; 
  • 2nd Avenue southbound curb lane closed at 19th Street; and 
  • 20th Street westbound left turn bay closed at 1st Avenue.           

Saskatoon Transit may be affected by these detours. Transit service alerts and real-time bus information is available on third-party apps like Transit and Google Maps Transit on desktop.                    

For more information about current road restrictions and construction, visit