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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. 
 
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May 17, 2019 - 3:51pm

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

It's the long weekend and on Victoria Day, Monday, May 20, 2019, the City of Saskatoon will have a number of adjusted civic services and altered holiday hours, details below.

City Hall:  All Administrative Offices are closed

Pay Parking Stations: NO payment required on Monday, May 20
Reminder, motorists are still required to park their vehicles within area time limits posted

Municipal Impound Lot: Vehicles will not be released to the public

May 15, 2019 - 2:11pm

With the warm weather comes renovation season. As you plan that new garage or addition, remember that any building and development work in Saskatoon must adhere by the new energy efficiency requirements that came into effect on January 1, 2019.

May 15, 2019 - 1:00pm

Drivers may expect delays on expressways including Circle Drive Monday to Thursday evenings from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for the next three to four weeks, with street sweeping beginning this Wednesday, May 15.

Drivers are asked to stay back a minimum of 15 metre (about 2.5 car lengths) and to use extreme caution, slowing to 60 km/h, when passing. The street sweeping vehicles will travel with a Saskatoon Police Service escort to enforce speeding and other work zone infractions. On and off ramps will be temporarily closed while sweeping is being completed.

May 15, 2019 - 8:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
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VIC BLVD EB CLOSED FROM HUNTER RD TO HIGHWAY 11 
(Milling & paving) 

May 14, 2019 - 3:00pm

Starting at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, Lorne Avenue between Isabella Street East and Hilliard Street East will be closed for repairs to the water and sewer connections. Detours will be in place. This work is expected to take two days to complete, weather permitting and barring any unforeseen circumstances.  

May 14, 2019 - 2:00pm

The City of Saskatoon is hosting Bike to Work Day YXE on Wednesday, May 15, 2019: an initiative that encourages citizens to choose active transportation and to celebrate those who already use their bicycles to get to and from work and other commitments.

Anyone participating in Bike to Work Day YXE should note the following tips and information:

May 14, 2019 - 10:00am

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