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The City of Saskatoon, Métis Nation - Saskatchewan and Saskatoon Tribal Council, along with the 98 business and community organization members of Reconciliation Saskatoon gathered in Civic Square outside City Hall today to raise the Reconciliation flag. In honour of the warriors who endured the residential school era, the ceremony also remembers all those affected by the Sixties Scoop, Day Schools, and Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.

May 24, 2019 - 10:15am

As work continues on the McOrmond Drive and College Drive interchange, crews will be closing the ramp that allows eastbound traffic on College Drive to go northbound on McOrmond Drive. The ramp will be closed for one day - Saturday, May 25, 2019 beginning at 5:00 a.m.

To go northbound onto McOrmond Drive, drivers will continue east onto the exit ramp and turn left at the stop sign on top of the interchange.

Work on the McOrmond Drive and College Drive interchange and the new interchange at Boychuk Drive and Highway 16 will be complete this summer.

May 24, 2019 - 8:00am

Starting Saturday, May 25 at 7:00 a.m., 4th Avenue North between 25th Street East and Queen Street will be closed for sanitary sewer lining work. This work is expected to take one day to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. 

May 24, 2019 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
22ND ST E WB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM 2ND AVE N TO 3RD AVE N 
(Craning to rooftop) 

May 23, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
QUEEN ST EB ROAD CLOSED FROM 8TH AVE N TO SPADINA CRES E 
(Sewer lining) 

May 22, 2019 - 3:00pm

Direct service from the Special Events Stop (outside the 2nd Avenue Lofts at 23rd Street and 2nd Avenue) to see Cher at SaskTel Centre on Thursday, May 23 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.

May 22, 2019 - 6:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
IDYLWYLD SERVICE RD NB LANES CLOSED FROM MARQUIS DR E TO 71ST ST E 
(Ditch remediation) 

May 21, 2019 - 3:00pm

The intersection at Victoria Avenue and Ash Street will be fully closed Wednesday, May 22 for water main rehabilitation. There will be no access to tharea during this work, which is expected to take two weeks to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. 

May 21, 2019 - 1:00pm

Repairs to traffic signal lights at Warman Road and Assiniboine Drive are now complete. Normal operations have been fully restored at this intersection.

Yesterday afternoon, a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Warman Road and Assiniboine Drive caused considerable damage to the traffic control equipment and the concrete pad that supports it. This damage resulted in the intersection operating as a 3-way stop while crews worked to repair the concrete pad and restore the traffic control equipment.

May 18, 2019 - 4:00pm

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

May 17, 2019 - 3:51pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
IDYLWYLD DR N SB LANES CLOSED FROM 31ST ST W TO 29TH ST W 
(Power pole replacement) 

May 17, 2019 - 3:24pm

The intersection at 25th Street and 1st Avenue will be fully closed Saturday, May 18 for a water main replacement. There will be no access to the location during this work, which is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. 

May 17, 2019 - 6:00am

*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) 

May 16, 2019 - 3:00pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
7TH AVE N NB & SB INTERMITTENT LANE RESTRICTIONS FROM QUEEN ST TO WINDSOR ST 
(Roadway patching) 

May 15, 2019 - 4:00pm

The intersection at 33rd Street and Edmonton Avenue will operate as a four-way stop until mid-morning on Thursday, May 16. The traffic signal pole is in need of replacement, but crews must wait for the wind to calm before it can be installed. The westbound curb lane of 33rd Street leading up to the intersection is also closed.

May 15, 2019 - 3:50pm

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