August was positive for residential construction in Regina, as building permits for single family homes outpaced the monthly 2014 figures for the first time this year.
Starting Tuesday, September 1, at 8 a.m., crews will be completing important manhole and storm sewer work at the intersection of Toronto Street and 14th Avenue next to the General Hospital. The work is expected to take three days to complete depending on weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
The Lawson Aquatic Centre and weight room will re-open to the public on Monday, August 31. It has been closed since July 20 for routine annual maintenance.
Summer is coming to an end and many schools resume on Tuesday. Due to this, the following City of Regina outdoor pools will close for the season on Monday, August 31 at 5 p.m.
City continues to upgrade and repair drainage system
Starting Saturday, August 29, SaskPower will be doing work on Broad Street between Badham Boulevard and Broadway Avenue. The work is expected to take four days to complete.
Starting the week of August 31, City crews will begin pavement rehabilitation on McVeety Drive from Waddell Crescent/Swan Place to 7th Avenue East. The work is expected to take seven days to complete depending on weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
On Wednesday, August 26, and Thursday, August 27, crews will be making adjustments to the 55 credit card-capable parking meters along 11th Avenue, between Albert Street and Broad Street.
Starting Thursday, August 27, at 10 a.m., SaskPower will be doing work on Victoria Avenue between Albert Street and Rae Street. The work is expected to take one month to complete.
Gordon Road – Richardson Crescent and Albert Street Service Road and Elphinstone Street - Victoria Avenue and 13th Avenue.
Tenders will be received by the City of Regina’s Real Estate Branch, Regina, Saskatchewan, for the following properties until 1 p.m., September 22, 2015.
City Council will be considering passing a loans bylaw permitting the City to extend financing to the Regina Thunder Football Club Inc. for the purchase price of $77,207.23.
The City of Regina and PCL Construction are pleased to announce a Stadium Project ‘Sneak Peek’ opportunity to learn more about the construction of the new Mosaic Stadium on Saturday, September 5, from 12 – 3 p.m.
The City of Regina and the RM of Sherwood are taking a significant next step towards complementary regional growth and development. The three inter-municipal working committees have agreed on a complementary Industrial Development definition, which both Councils have to ratify at their Council meetings.
Starting Wednesday, August 19, City crews will be installing manhole tops on Dewdney Avenue between Pasqua Street and Lewvan Drive. The work is expected to take two days to complete.