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The Saskatoon Fire Department would like to remind the community of safe practices for purchasing, enjoying, and disposing of fireworks. This Canada Day, Sunday, July 1st, low-hazard fireworks can only be discharged on private property between the hours of dusk and 11:00 p.m.

Low-hazard fireworks are designed for public recreational use and include some roman candles and sparklers, among others, and travel less than 50m (160ft) high.

June 29, 2018 - 8:34am

Travel on Saskatoon Transit for fast, convenient service to and from the Canada Day celebrations at Diefenbaker Park on Sunday, July 1, 2018. Routes 1 and 19 will be running in the vicinity of Diefenbaker Park on their regular Sunday/Holiday service until 9 p.m. (normal fares apply).

June 29, 2018 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

8TH ST E EB CURB AND CENTER LANES CLOSED FROM PRESTON AVE S TO CAMPBELL AVE
(Roadway patching)
Start: June 29, 7:00 a.m. End: June 29, 5:00 p.m.

22ND ST W WB CURB & NEXT LANE CLOSED FROM AVE F N TO AVE G N
(railway track repair)
Start: June 29, 9:00 a.m. End: June 29, 11:30 a.m.

June 28, 2018 - 3:00pm

As the result of an accident earlier today, a traffic cabinet was damaged at the intersection of Avenue H and 22nd Street. Lights at the intersection are temporarily operational, but the traffic cabinet will need to be repaired as soon as possible.

Starting at 9 a.m. tomorrow (June 29), the traffic signal lights will be out of service. The intersection will operate as a four-way stop while the traffic cabinet is repaired. City crews expect this work to take about four hours to complete.

June 28, 2018 - 2:30pm

A reminder for property owners, your 2018 Property Tax payment is due this Saturday, June 30, 2018.

If you are making your property tax payment in-person by cash, debit or cheque, you may do so today and tomorrow - City Hall will be open until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018.

June 28, 2018 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

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BOYCHUK DR NB PARKING LANE CLOSED FROM 8TH ST E TO ARNASON CRES
(sidewalk repairs)
Start: June 28, 7:00 a.m. End: July 13, 5:00 p.m.

COLLEGE DR EB & WB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED FROM CUMBERLAND AVE N TO STADIUM CRES
(Bridge maintenance)
Start: June 28, 9:00 a.m. End: June 28, 3:00 p.m.

June 27, 2018 - 3:00pm

On June 25, 2018 City Council approved the recommendations to move forward with the development of a Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) waste utility and city-wide organics program, both projected to launch before the end of 2019.

June 26, 2018 - 4:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

22ND ST W EB CURB LANE CLOSED AT AVE O S
(Roadway patching)
Start: June 27, 7:00 a.m. End: June 27, 5:00 p.m.

25TH ST E WB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM 1ST AVE N TO IDYLWYLD DR N
(Median be maintenance)
Start: June 27, 9:00 a.m. End: June 27, 11:00 a.m.

June 26, 2018 - 3:05pm

The City of Saskatoon reminds property owners that your 2018 Property Tax payment is due this Saturday, June 30, 2018.

Please note: City Hall is not open on Saturday, June 30. However, the Payment Drop Box located outside of the main doors of City Hall will be open on Saturday, June 30 to deposit cheques.

June 26, 2018 - 1:52pm

Starting Sunday, July 1, 2018 several significant adjustments will go into effect on Saskatoon Transit routes to better serve customers. Feedback from our customers is important to us and was collected in the form of an online survey and public and internal consultations in the spring. Feedback received has been reflected in the route updates.

June 26, 2018 - 10:00am

The following are the hours of Civic Services and Facilities for Monday, July 2, 2018.

City Hall will be closed.

Pay Parking Stations will require payment on Monday, July 2. Motorists are still required to park their vehicles within area time limits posted.

The Municipal Impound Lot will not be releasing vehicles to the public.

Saskatoon Public Library (all locations) will be closed.

June 26, 2018 - 8:34am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.

NEW

DUNDONALD AVE SB LANES CLOSED FROM 11TH ST W TO CAEN ST
(sewer lining)
Start: June 26, 7:00 a.m. End: June 26, 5:00 p.m.

CLARENCE AVE S NB & SB MEDIAN LANES CLOSED AT TAYLOR ST E
(Groundwater sampling)
Start: June 26, 9:00 a.m. End: June 26, 12:00 p.m.

June 25, 2018 - 4:00pm

Over the next four nights, crews will be resurfacing Circle Drive on and off ramps at Taylor Street.  There will be lane restrictions leading up to the construction zones on both Circle Drive and Taylor Street. Ramps will be closed by 7:00 p.m. and are scheduled to reopen before the morning rush the next day. This work is being done overnight to limit the impact on road users.

Both Circle Drive southbound ramps at Taylor Street will be closed tonight and tomorrow night from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. (June 25 and 26, 2018)

June 25, 2018 - 12:00pm

Saskatoon Transit has chosen the winners of its first Student Art Contest. The contest was open to all grade 3 and 7 students in Saskatoon.

“In an effort to create a greater sense of community we decided to host a Student Art contest, where the winner’s artwork would be displayed on our buses throughout the summer,” said Jim McDonald, Director, Saskatoon Transit. “Working with both school boards, we decided grades 3 and 7 would be most appropriate based on the theme of Active Transportation.” 

June 25, 2018 - 11:00am

The Shaw Centre competitive pool will be closed for maintenance from Friday, July 29, at 12:00 p.m., through Monday, September 5, 2016.

August 14, 2017 - 3:55pm

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