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Mr. Justice R.W. Elson today ruled on the application of the owner of 166 Beechdale Crescent for an injunction to prevent the demolition of his property. 

An injunction was not granted by the Court. 

The City can proceed to demolish the property. However, the Court’s decision does not guarantee that the property will be demolished.

Demolition will depend on whether a plan can be formulated with the City to determine if the property can be remediated safely, legally and quickly.

October 11, 2019 - 5:01pm

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only. 
 
NEW 
 
IDYLWYLD DR N NB LANES CLOSED FROM 25TH ST E TO 29TH ST E 
(Paving) 

October 11, 2019 - 3:10pm

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

October 11, 2019 - 3:07pm

Fall street sweeping prevents thick leaves from collecting in gutters that cause flooding in the spring. Roads are selected by their dense tree canopy and risk for flooded street drains.

While more roads were added to the schedule this year overall, only the leafiest ones in these neighbourhoods are included: Buena Vista, Caswell Hill, City Park, Exhibition, Holiday Park, King George, Mayfair, Nutana, Riversdale and Varsity View. Look up your street on our new area maps at saskatoon.ca/sweep.

October 11, 2019 - 12:00pm

The City of Saskatoon’s three golf courses (Holiday Park, Silverwood, and Wildwood Golf Courses) are in the process of closing for the season to ensure that maintenance requirements can be completed before winter, and that the courses are in good condition for 2020. The City would like to thank all patrons for their support during 2019.

The final days of operation at each course are as follows:
Holiday Park Golf Course

October 11, 2019 - 10:00am

After a summer of renovations, the Saskatoon Field House will re-open its doors to the public on Tuesday, October 15, at 6:30 a.m. Over the last several months, the Saskatoon Field House has been closed while undergoing renovations with the goal of improving the experience for track and field athletes, as well as both local and visiting customers, while also ensuring the nearly 40 year old facility continues to serve the residents of Saskatoon now, and for many more years to come.                                              

October 11, 2019 - 9:00am

The northbound lanes on Idylwyld Drive North will be completely closed between 25th Street and 31st Street starting at 9:00 am on Monday, October 14 for resurfacing. The work is expected to take approximately five days to complete.

The southbound lanes will accommodate both southbound and northbound traffic. Motorists are advised to plan for delays and use alternate routes if possible.

October 11, 2019 - 7:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
No new projects
 
ONGOING
 
MCORMOND DR EB CURB LANE CLOSED FROM WANUSKEWIN RD TO CENTRAL AVE
(Directional boring)
Start: October 7, 8:00 a.m. End: October 11, 4:00 p.m.
 
ZIMMERMAN RD NB & SB CURB LANES CLOSED AT HIGHWAY 16
(Concrete work)

October 10, 2019 - 3:00pm

The Landfill’s winter hours of operation will begin on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. The facility, located off Valley Road, south of 11th Street, will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. seven days a week.

Residents and commercial customers are reminded to follow all signs and/or instructions from Landfill staff. For information about rates and materials not accepted at the Landfill, visit Saskatoon.ca/landfill.

October 10, 2019 - 2:00pm

With online platforms such as AirBnB and VRBO becoming popular accommodation options for both residents and visitors, the City is reviewing the existing bylaw regulations for short term rentals.

Short-term rentals include all rental arrangements in a residential dwelling where the host receives compensation from a guest that stays less than 30 days.  Examples include vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts and AirBnBs.

October 10, 2019 - 1:00pm

On Thanksgiving Day, Monday, October 14, 2019, the City of Saskatoon will have a number of adjusted civic services and altered holiday hours.

With good weather forecast, this long weekend should be great to enjoy one last round of golf, clean your garden and drop off at one of the compost depots, or enjoy fun family times at one of the City’s Leisure Centres.

October 10, 2019 - 10:45am

On Thanksgiving, Monday, October 14, 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. City Hall reopens Tuesday, October 15 at 8:00 a.m.

Pay Parking Stations: No payment is required on Monday, October 14.
Reminder: motorists are still required to park their vehicles within the posted time limits for the area.

October 10, 2019 - 9:50am

The City is excited for the return of our Leisure Centre Halloween offer, supporting healthy and active children in Saskatoon. Customers can now pick up Halloween-themed coupons to hand out to children who come trick or treating at the end of the month. 

October 10, 2019 - 9:00am

*This report includes road restrictions on Priority 1 (high traffic, high speed) streets only.
 
NEW
 
BROADWAY AVE ROAD CLOSED FROM WILLOW ST E TO HILLIARD ST E
(Roadway patching)
Start: October 10, 7:00 a.m. End: October 10, 4:00 p.m.
 
MCORMOND DR SB CURB LANE CLOSED BETWEEN KENASCHUK CRES & FEHEREGYHAZI BLVD
(Deficiency repairs)
Start: October 10, 7:00 a.m. End: October 14, 7:00 p.m.
 

October 9, 2019 - 3:00pm

Direct service from the Special Events Stop (outside the 2nd Avenue Lofts at 23rd Street and 2nd Avenue) to see Luke Combs at SaskTel Centre on Thursday, October 10, is available at the following times:

· 5:45 p.m.
· 6:05 p.m.
· 6:25 p.m.
· 6:45 p.m.
· 7:05 p.m.

Post event drop-off is the downtown terminal and regular fares apply ($3.00 per trip). Transfers and passes are also accepted.

October 9, 2019 - 6:00am

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