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At the Governance & Priorities Committee meeting yesterday, November 23, City Councillors voted in favour of a 10 per cent rebate to all Saskatoon Light & Power (SL&P) customers starting December 1, 2020. City Council will provide formal approval at its meeting November 30. The rebate for Saskatchewan customers is part of the provincial government’s plan to support economic recovery due to the impact of COVID-19.

November 24, 2020 - 4:27pm

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

NEW

20TH ST W ROAD  CLOSED FROM AVE W S TO AVE U S
(Manhole repairs)
Start: November 25, 7:00 a.m. End: November 25, 5:00 p.m.

WARMAN RD ROAD CLOSED AT CIRCLE DR E
(Light pole replacement)
Start: November 25, 9:30 a.m. End: November 25, 11:30 a.m.

November 24, 2020 - 3:00pm

With a significant reduction in charter requests over the last several years being further exacerbated by the effects and restrictions of COVID-19, Saskatoon Transit will no longer be providing charter services as of Tuesday, December 1.

As of Tuesday, December 1, Saskatoon Transit will not be accepting charter inquiries by phone, email or online.

Saskatoon Transit appreciates the support from charter customers over the years and thanks them for their understanding.

Contact Saskatoon Transit Customer Service at 306-975-3100 with any questions.

November 24, 2020 - 6:00am

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

NEW

CUMBERLAND AVE S INTERSECTION CLOSED AT HILLIARD ST E
(Hydrant replacement)
Start: November 24, 8:00 a.m. End: November 25, 5:00 p.m.

CIRCLE DR E NB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED FROM 14TH ST E TO COLLEGE DR
(Cable fault repair)
Start: November 24, 9:00 a.m. End: November 24, 3:00 p.m.

November 23, 2020 - 3:00pm

Cumberland Avenue will be closed between Hilliard and Isabella streets to replace a hydrant starting Tuesday, November 24, at 8:00 a.m. This project is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.

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

November 23, 2020 - 1:45pm

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

NEW

PRESTON AVE EB LEFT TURN LANE CLOSED TO PRESTON CROSSING NB
(Traffic pole repair)
Start: November 23, 9:00 a.m. End: November 23, 11:00 a.m.

ONGOING

CUMBERLAND AVE S SB LANES CLOSED FROM ADELAIDE ST E TO RUTH ST E
(Sanitary sewer lining)
Start: November 21, 7:00 a.m. End: November 23, 5:00 p.m.

November 20, 2020 - 3:00pm

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

NEW

CUMBERLAND AVE S SB LANES CLOSED FROM ADELAIDE ST E TO RUTH ST E
(Sanitary sewer lining)
Start: November 21, 7:00 a.m. End: November 23, 5:00 p.m.

20TH ST W ROAD CLOSED FROM AVE O S TO AVE P S
(Hydrant replacement)
Start: November 21, 8:00 a.m. End: November 22, 4:00 p.m.

ONGOING

November 20, 2020 - 2:28pm

20th Street West will be closed between avenues O and P to replace a hydrant starting Saturday, November 21, at 8:00 a.m. This project is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.

Detours will be in place guiding motorists around the work zones.

For more information about current road restrictions and construction, visit saskatoon.ca/construction

November 20, 2020 - 1:00pm

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

NEW

No new projects are scheduled to start on this date.

ONGOING

RUTH ST E ROAD CLOSED  FROM VERNON AVE TO MCPHERSON AVE
(Sewer repair)
Start: November 19, 8:00 a.m. End: November 21, 5:00 p.m.
 

All restrictions will be lifted as indicated, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.

November 19, 2020 - 3:00pm

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

NEW

TAYLOR ST E EB CURB LANE CLOSED AT ACADIA DR
(Fiber install)
Start: November 19, 8:00 a.m. End: November 19, 12:00 p.m.

RUTH ST E ROAD CLOSED FROM VERNON AVE TO MCPHERSON AVE
(Sewer repair)
Start: November 19, 8:00 a.m. End: November 21, 5:00 p.m.

November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm

Ruth Street will be closed between Vernon and McPherson avenues to replace a water main starting Thursday, November 19, at 8:00 a.m. Access to sidewalks in this area will be restricted while work is underway. This project is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.

Detours will be in place guiding motorists around the work zones.

For more information about current road restrictions and construction, visit saskatoon.ca/construction

November 18, 2020 - 10:28am

The City has recently been informed that two Saskatoon Transit Operators have tested positive for COVID-19. The first individual received a positive diagnosis on Friday, November 13 and the second individual received their diagnosis on Monday, November 16.  

November 17, 2020 - 4:52pm

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

NEW

22ND ST W WB CURB & CENTRE LANES CLOSED FROM AVE J N TO AVE L N
(Sewer flushing)
Start: November 18, 4:00 a.m. End: November 18, 9:00 a.m.

ONGOING

RUTH ST E WB ROAD CLOSED FROM LOUISE AVE TO JARVIS DR
(Injection point installation)
Start: November 2, 7:00 a.m. End: November 18, 5:00 p.m.

November 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

City snow crews are making great progress in the city-wide clean-up following the severe winter storm. Clearing of driving lanes on residential streets will be complete later today, which is three and a half days ahead of the projected schedule.

“There’s no question that we have more work to do,” says Terry Schmidt, General Manager of Transportation & Construction. “But I’m proud of the way our crews and contractors are putting everything they have, around the clock, into this operation.”

November 17, 2020 - 11:04am

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