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The East Compost Depot is now located off Highway 5 at Zimmerman Road, east of the former Sundown Drive-in - open Thurs-Mon, 11-5

April 16, 2015 - 4:59pm #Compost Depots

Affected Compost Depot:

East Compost Depot

Reason:

The new compost depot site was developed for 2015, after the former McOrmond Drive site was closed for land development.

Message to the Public:

Please help reduce the amount of waste sent to the landfill by bringing their unbagged grass clippings, leaves, non-elm wood, sod, and yard waste to one of the depots.

The new East Compost Depot is open Thursday – Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Closed Tuesday and Wednesday)

Learn more about the City’s composting programs, including the Green Cart residential collection program, at saskatoon.ca/composting.

POWER RESTORED - NORTH CENTRAL DISTRICT BUSINESS DISTRICT

April 16, 2015 - 12:08pm #Power Outages & Updates

Neighbourhood affected:

POWER RESTORED -

Affected area:

POWER RESTORED -

Time of outage reported:

April 16, 2015 - 11:20am

Time restored:

April 16, 2015 - 12:10pm

Next update in:

Power restored - no updates necessary

Messages for customers:

Thank you for your patience during the recent power outage.

POWER OUTAGE UPDATE - NORTH CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT AREA

April 16, 2015 - 11:53am #Power Outages & Updates

Neighbourhood affected:

NORTH CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT AREA

Affected area:

359 1st Avenue North

Time of outage reported:

April 16, 2015 - 11:20am

Estimated time for restored power:

Unknown at this time

Next update in:

60 minutes

Electrical crews are:

Repairing damage to the electrical equipment

Reason(s) for outage:

Equipment failure (transformers, underground cable fault, etc.)

Messages for customers:

We thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your power.

POWER OUTAGE - CITY PARK & NORTH CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT

April 16, 2015 - 11:26am #Power Outages & Updates

Neighbourhood affected:

CITY PARK & NORTH CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT

Affected area:

CITY PARK & NORTH CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT

Time of outage reported:

April 16, 2015 - 11:20am

Estimated time for restored power:

Unknown at this time

Next update in:

30 minutes

Electrical crews are:

Aware of the power outage and are investigating the reason

Messages for customers:

We thank you for your patience as we work as quickly as possible to restore your power.

All Transit Services running normally

April 16, 2015 - 10:05am #Transit Cancellations and Delays

Time of cancellation:

April 16, 2015 - 10:00am

Messages for Customers:

Customers are reminded to check the Saskatoon Transit schedules to confirm the approximate time of service before venturing outdoors, and to dress for the weather in case of delays.

Water Restored - 1700 block-block of Coy Ave. drinking water advisory in effect.

April 15, 2015 - 10:58pm #Water Outages

Time water was restored:

April 15, 2015 - 11:00pm

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

Water Restored - # 400-block of Ash St. drinking water advisory in effect

April 15, 2015 - 6:18pm #Water Outages

Time water was restored:

April 15, 2015 - 6:10pm

Drinking water advisory:

Affected addresses should review their yellow drinking water advisory door hanger. After repair, water should be boiled before consuming until green water advisory lifted door hanger arrives.

ROAD RESTRICTIONS - 33rd St EB lanes closed at Ave Y intersection, Apr16, 9am-4pm

April 15, 2015 - 4:52pm #Traffic Detours

Start Date:

April 16, 2015 - 9:00am

Expected End Date:

April 16, 2015 - 4:00pm

Location Affected:

33rd Street eastbound lanes closed at Avenue Y intersection for water connection repair. Two-way traffic will be accommodated in the westbound lanes.

Traffic Direction:

Eastbound

Westbound

Detour Information:

Please obey all signage

Messages for the public:

The roadway is expected to reopen as indicated, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances. The City thanks everyone for their patience.

LANE RESTRICTIONS - Idylwyld Dr SB curb lane closed between 25th St & 24th St, Apr16, 9am-4pm

April 15, 2015 - 4:50pm #Traffic Detours

Start Date:

April 16, 2015 - 9:00am

Expected End Date:

April 16, 2015 - 4:00pm

Location Affected:

Idylwyld Drive southbound curb (outside) lane closed between 25th Street and 24th Street for irrigation and sod installation.

Traffic Direction:

Southbound

Detour Information:

Traffic will merge to one lane

Messages for the public:

Know before you go! Find timely updates to roadway work with Traffic Detour Service Alerts at saskatoon.ca/service-alerts and connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.

LANE RESTRICTIONS - Idylwyld Dr SB curb lane closed between 71st St & Marquis Dr, Apr16, 9am-10.30am

April 15, 2015 - 4:48pm #Traffic Detours

Start Date:

April 16, 2015 - 9:00am

Expected End Date:

April 16, 2015 - 10:30am

Location Affected:

Idylwyld Drive southbound curb (outside) lane closed between 71st Street and Marquis Drive for sign maintenance.

Traffic Direction:

Southbound

Detour Information:

Traffic will merge to one lane

Messages for the public:

Drivers are reminded to allow extra time when travelling through construction areas, watch for pedestrians, cyclists and work crews, and for everyone’s safety please follow all detours, signs and barriers.