Residents are reminded that in 2014, your garbage and recycling carts will continue to be emptied on the same day of the week as they were emptied in 2013; the scheduled day did not change for this year. Carts must be placed for collection no later than 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collection day or it may be missed.
The City of Saskatoon’s website, www.saskatoon.ca, will undergo a temporary service disruption this Sunday evening, January 12; the disruption will last approximately 30 minutes, starting at 10:30 p.m.
Clearing, sanding, salting and removal of snow this year has been successful at keeping City roads in good winter driving condition this season. The City’s winter operations are running continuously and methods are adjusted as required in response to weather conditions. For example, the extended extreme cold period required more frequent sanding and maintenance to address the icy conditions, so extra sanding crews are deployed on these days.
The Saskatoon Transit and Access Transit fare increases that were approved as part of the 2014 City of Saskatoon Budget will take effect starting February 1, 2014.
The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will be closed to the public for Provincial Championships from January 17 to 19, 2014; the Canada Cup Junior Selection Speed Skating Championships from January 22 to 26, 2014; and the Local Club Marathon on January 31 and February 1, 2014.
Following the competitions, the Oval will re-open to the public on January 19, 26 and February 1 at 4:00 p.m.
Regular hours of operation are Monday to Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10:15 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
CIRCLE DR SB & NB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED AT HWY 16 CLOVERLEAF INTERSECTION
Start: July 22, 7:00 p.m. End: July 23, 6:00 a.m.
CIRCLE DR SOUTH BRIDGE EB & WB CURB LANES CLOSED
Start: July 22, 9:00 p.m. End: July 23, 6:00 a.m.
Starting at 11:00 a.m. on January 13, 2014, traffic is restricted on Broadway Avenue between Maple Street and Isabella Street while City crews replace a water connection.
Motorists are advised to use Taylor Street to access either of Clarence Avenue or Victoria Avenue to bypass the maintenance work zone.
The work is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. The City thanks everyone for their patience.
23RD ST E CLOSED BETWEEN 2ND AVE N & 3RD AVE N
Start: August 21, 7:00 a.m. End: August 22, 6:00 p.m.
20TH ST & AVE B INTERSECTION FOUR-WAY STOP
(Traffic signal repairs)
Start: August 21, 9:00 a.m. End: August 21, 2:30 p.m.
The City of Saskatoon Landfill will be closed this morning to the general public due to high winds and the safety concerns. It is anticipated the Landfill may open to the general public later this afternoon if the wind speeds are reduced. Should conditions change and the Landfill is to remain closed in the afternoon, the City will advise residents through a Public Service Announcement and through Facebook and Twitter.
The City apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks you for your patience.