The spark that led to the creation of Confederation Park 90 years ago is being reignited as students across Regina and local artists gather today to create artwork for the park when it opens later this year.
Drivers should consider alternate routes on Friday, February 10 as crews will be doing repairs at the following locations:
MX-Mixed Residential Business is a transitional zone between the Downtown and residential neighbourhoods which provides for an appropriate mix of commercial and residential land uses. The exception will permit an existing commercial building to be reused.
The amendment of MX-Mixed Residential Business will permit the re-use of an existing commercial building on the property for a Humanitarian Service Facility.
Environment Canada has issued an Extreme Cold Warning that covers the Regina area. The cold temperatures are combining with winds of up to 20 km/h to generate wind chill values below minus 40 this morning. Exposed skin freezes in about 5-10 minutes at these values.
Drivers should consider alternate routes on Wednesday, February 8 as crews will be repairing a water main break on Elphinstone Street between College Avenue and 17th Avenue.**This work has been cancelled due to extreme windchill.
Building permits issued in the first month of 2017 show strong indications of growth in Regina's economy. Commercial building permits in January were valued at more than $15.2 million, up from $7.5 million in 2016. Total building permits reached $27.9 million.
Starting mid-February, construction will begin on the addition of a third sewage force main, from the McCarthy Boulevard Pumping Station to the Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Starting Monday, February 6, pedestrians will not be able to use the Deshaye Pedestrian Bridge over the south storm channel located west of the Retallack-Rae Street intersection.
Regina Fire & Protective Services is investigating a fatal house fire that claimed the life of one person. The other occupants were able to evacuate. One was transferred to hospital for treatment.
Drivers should consider alternate routes on Tuesday, January 31 as crews work to replace a water connection on Winnipeg Street between 11th Avenue and Arcola Avenue.
Drivers should consider alternate routes on Thursday, January 26 as crews will be repairing the sewer system on Broadway Avenue between McAra Street and MacKay Street.
Residents’ comments at three engagement sessions held this month in North Central, McNab and Cathedral neighbourhoods will be considered as the City’s transportation and parking plan for the new stadium takes shape.
Mayor Michael Fougere has officially kicked off the 2017 Snowbuster program, Regina’s annual snow shovelling volunteer recognition program. Nominated Snowbusters are entered to win a snowblower and receive recognition from the Mayor.
Your chance to recycle your Christmas trees is almost over. Residents only have until January 31 to treecycle their natural trees at one of four City depots: