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As one of the initial steps in developing the City’s first multi-year business plan and budget, the City’s Governance and Priorities Committee (GPC) today set the indicative municipal property rate target less than 3.94% for 2020, and 4.17% for 2021 previously presented to maintain services.

June 17, 2019 - 5:31pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
8TH ST E EB CURB & CENTRE LANES CLOSED FROM EMERSON AVE TO WALPOLE AVE
(Catch basin replacement)
Start: June 18, 7:00 a.m. End: June 18, 5:00 p.m.
 
IDYLWYLD DR S SB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT 8TH ST W EXIT RAMP
(Catch basin repair)
Start: June 18, 9:00 a.m. End: June 18, 12:00 p.m.
 

June 17, 2019 - 3:00pm

Early planning for the 2020 municipal/school boards’ elections to be held in fall 2020 is already underway. One of the first steps is to review the boundaries of the ten current wards to ensure they all have equal population numbers, according to The Cities Act.

June 17, 2019 - 1:29pm

The City’s commitments to explore new ways to improve service to residents, increase savings for the corporation and grow Saskatoon in a sustainable way are highlighted in the 2018 Saskatoon Strides Report on Service, Savings & Sustainability.

June 17, 2019 - 9:58am

Saskatoon’s “Rock Your Roots” Walk for Reconciliation is back for its fourth year in Victoria Park on National Indigenous Peoples Day - Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.

We invite people of all ages, cultural backgrounds and abilities to come together and learn about reconciliation, honour survivors, and to celebrate the strength and vibrancy of our diverse community.

June 17, 2019 - 9:00am

Come celebrate the start of summer at this fun kick-off event!

Join us for the City of Saskatoon’s 45th Annual Civic Pancake Breakfast this Thursday, June 20, 2019, between 7:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The pancake breakfast is held rain or shine outside in Civic Square at 23rd Street beside City Hall.

Hearty breakfast of delicious pancakes, sausage, coffee and juice still only $5 per plate!

Mayor Charlie Clark, City Councillors and other celebrity servers in attendance!

June 17, 2019 - 8:00am

The City has multiple full closures on Idylwyld Drive the evening of Tuesday, June 18. 

June 17, 2019 - 7:00am

Direct service from the Special Events Stop (outside the 2nd Avenue Lofts at 23rd Street and 2nd Avenue) to see Shawn Mendes at SaskTel Centre on Monday, June 17 is available at the following times:

  • 6:15 p.m.
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 6:55 p.m.
  • 7:10 p.m.
  • 7:35 p.m.

Post event drop-off is the downtown terminal.

Regular fares apply ($3.00 per trip). Transfers and passes are also accepted.

June 17, 2019 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
ACADIA DR SB LANES CLOSED FROM 8TH ST E TO HIGHLANDS CRES
(Underground link)
2-way traffic maintained in NB lanes
Start: June 17, 7:00 a.m. End: June 17, 5:00 p.m.
 
3RD AVE N NB CURB LANE CLOSED AT DUCHESS ST
(Water main replacement)
Start: June 17, 7:00 a.m. End: June 19, 5:00 p.m.
 

June 14, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
4TH AVE N ROAD CLOSED FROM 22ND ST E TO 25TH ST E
(Bike lane removal)
Start: June 15, 7:00 a.m. End: June 16, 6:00 p.m.

June 14, 2019 - 2:31pm

The City is improving the visitor experience at the popular Saskatoon Field House. This summer, the track and field surface will be replaced and the lobby will be upgraded.  For the renovations to take place, the facility will close on Monday, June 17 and is expected to re-open in mid-September.  All programs will be cancelled during this time.  
 
Customers and the public are encouraged to attend any of the following leisure facilities:
  • Cosmo Civic Centre (3130 Laurier Drive);
June 14, 2019 - 2:00pm

Come celebrate the start of summer at this fun kick-off event, held rain or shine!

Join us for the City of Saskatoon’s 45th Annual Civic Pancake Breakfast next Thursday, June 20, 2019, between 7:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The pancake breakfast is held outside in Civic Square at 23rd Street, beside City Hall. 

Delicious pancakes, sausages, coffee and juice breakfast still only $5 per plate!

Mayor Charlie Clark, City Councillors and other celebrity servers will be in attendance!

June 14, 2019 - 6:00am

Early planning for the 2020 municipal/school boards’ elections to be held in fall 2020 is underway. Looking ahead, new ward boundaries must be established to ensure equal population representation according to The Cities Act. This means that some ward boundaries may change, and we know this is important to many residents.

June 13, 2019 - 4:54pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
22ND ST E WB LANES CLOSED FROM 2ND AVE N TO 3RD AVE N
(Crane lift)
Start: June 14, 5:00 a.m. End: June 14, 9:00 a.m.
 
2ND AVE N SB PARKING & CURB LANE CLOSED FROM 26TH ST E TO 25TH ST E
(Water work)
Start: June 14, 7:30 a.m. End: June 14, 4:00 p.m.
 

June 13, 2019 - 3:00pm

Avalon Dog Park will be closed from 7:30 a.m. on Monday, June 17 through to 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19 to finalize Phase 2 of the park’s 2.6 acre expansion. This closure will allow crews to complete pathway connections and remove temporary fencing.

Phases 1 and 2 of Avalon Dog Park will be open to the public for off-leash recreational activity starting at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19.

During the closure at Avalon Dog Park, users can continue to enjoy Dog Park access at the following 10 parks:

June 13, 2019 - 11:00am

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