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Yellow Quill First Nation announced today the successful creation of a new urban reserve in downtown Saskatoon.  Yellow Quill First Nation received notification from the Government of Canada of the successful status change for the property located at 224 4th Avenue South.  The building is home to the First Nations Bank of Canada and is located adjacent to Yellow Quill First Nation’s original urban reserve in Saskatoon, located at 240 4th Avenue South.

October 24, 2018 - 10:30am

The 2019 Preliminary Business Plan and Budget proposes to keep service levels up while being able to put money into the needed infrastructure and priorities citizens want and need today and for the future. It invests in the actions and projects outlined by City Council’s 2018-2021 Strategic Plan to ensure that Saskatoon remains a great place to live, work, learn and play.

October 24, 2018 - 10:00am

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

NEW

COLLEGE DR EB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM MCKERCHER DR TO MCORMOND DR
(expansion joint replacement)
Start: October 24, 9:00 a.m. End: October 24, 3:00 p.m.

CIRCLE DR E SB CURB LANE CLOSED AT 8TH ST E
(minor bridge maintenance)
Start: October 24, 9:00 a.m. End: October 24, 3:00 p.m.

October 23, 2018 - 3:00pm

The City will accept one of two gold Infrastructure awards at this year’s National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships. The award, in recognition of the Bridging to Tomorrow project, will be presented by the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) at the organization’s annual conference in Toronto on November 5, 2018.

October 23, 2018 - 2:00pm

Saskatoon will have a city-wide curbside organics program for single-family households, which is expected to launch in 2020. City Council voted in favour of the initiative at its regular business meeting on Monday, October 22.

October 23, 2018 - 12:57pm

With the rotating Canadian Post service delivery disruptions planned across Canada, the City of Saskatoon would like residents to know that at City Hall ‘it’s business as usual.’

Residents are strongly encouraged to use the following payment options with respect to their utilities, parking tickets, invoices and pet licencing to ensure that payments continue to be made on time, should Saskatoon be affected.

Utility Bill Payment Options:

October 23, 2018 - 12:05pm

Contractors will begin installing a watermain at the intersection of Neault Road (Dalmeny Grid), Elk Point Road and 33rd Street Wednesday morning. While this 2 week project is underway, there will be no access between Neault/Elk Point Roads and 33rd Street.

33rd Street will be closed between Neault Road and the Kensington Road roundabout. Traffic heading into the city from Highways 14 and 7 will also be impacted by this construction work.

October 23, 2018 - 11:00am

A member of your news organization is invited to join Yellow Quill First Nation and the City of Saskatoon for an exciting announcement.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
10:00 a.m.
224 4th Avenue South (First Nations Bank of Canada building)
Saskatoon SK

October 23, 2018 - 10:18am

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

NEW

QUEEN ST EB CLOSED FROM 2ND AVE N TO 3RD AVE N
(Craning)
Start: October 23, 7:00 a.m. End: November 9, 5:00 p.m.

22ND ST W EB MEDIAN LANE CLOSED AT AVE U S
(Paving stone replacement)
Start: October 23, 9:00 a.m. End: October 23, 5:00 p.m.

October 22, 2018 - 3:00pm

This fall, Lions Arena (2205 McEown Avenue) underwent facility upgrades, including a new ice plant and supporting mechanical and electrical equipment.  The facility is now ready for the 2018/2019 season and is scheduled to open as follows:

  • Tuesday, October 23 – first day of ice time for user groups;
  • Sunday, October 28 – first day of public skating; and
  • Tuesday, November 6 – first day of parent and tot skating.
October 22, 2018 - 11:00am

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

NEW

AVE H N NB & SB CLOSED FROM 22ND ST W TO 23RD ST W
(roadway patching)
Start: October 22, 7:00 a.m. End: October 22, 3:00 p.m.

AVE I N ROAD CLOSED FROM 36TH ST W TO 37TH ST W
(Roaday patching)
Start: October 22, 7:00 a.m. End: October 22, 5:00 p.m.

October 19, 2018 - 4:00pm

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

NEW

SASKATCHEWAN CRES E SB PARKING LANE CLOSED FROM IDYLWYLD CRES TO 8TH ST E
(First Responders Half Marathon)
Start: October 21, 6:00 a.m. End: October 21, 3:00 p.m.

IDYLWYLD DR N SB CURB LANE CLOSED AT 45TH ST W
(Guardrail installation)
Start: October 20, 7:30 a.m. End: October 20, 5:30 p.m.

October 19, 2018 - 3:00pm

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

NEW

8TH ST E EB LANES CLOSED FROM PRESTON AVE TO CAMPBELL AVE
(watermain repair)
2-way traffic maintained in WB lanes
Start: October 19, 8:00 a.m. End: October 19, 4:00 p.m.

ATTRIDGE DR EB CURB LANE CLOSED AT REVER RD
(sidewalk & pad installation)
Start: October 19, 9:00 a.m. End: October 19, 3:00 p.m.

October 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

Near perfect weather through this year’s Building Better Roads program led to the completion of more projects. Twice as much preventative crack sealing was applied to roadways, twenty percent more sidewalks were replaced than originally projected, and a total of 206 lane kilometres of roadways were replaced or rehabilitated. Construction will continue until it snows or gets too cold.

October 18, 2018 - 2:09pm

Leading experts, community leaders, elders and youth are coming together in Saskatoon for the Wîcihitowin (wee-chee-HEE’-toe-win) conference to discuss the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action and address Aboriginal engagement and inclusion issues. 

October 18, 2018 - 10:00am

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