Today, His Worship Michael Fougere, Mayor of Regina, was joined by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and the Honourable Warren Kaeding, Minister of Government Relations, at an official sod-turning for the City’s new Transit Fleet Maintenance Facility (TFMF).
Today, the City of Regina announced the substantial completion of its third force main installation project as part of an investment in critical infrastructure.
Rider Transit service will resume tomorrow at 5:15 p.m. ahead of the Saskatchewan Roughriders preseason game vs. Calgary at Mosaic Stadium.
Continued investment in construction during May saw 54 commercial permits issued, as compared to 42 in 2017, and construction value in the residential category is up from this time last year to $41.6 million.
Strong financial management and solid budget performance has moved the City of Regina’s long-standing AA+ credit rating to a positive outlook.
The 2018 summer construction season officially launched with the announcement of an investment of $85.3 million for transportation, water, wastewater and drainage projects.
The City of Regina continues to see growth in residential categories in the latest building permit tally.
The City of Regina has won a national public relations award for its media relations campaign The Buzz on Bugs.
His Honour the Honourable Tom Molloy, Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan, presented members of Regina Fire & Protective Services with the Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal.
The value of construction on commercial and institutional projects is up from this time last year. Twenty-five commercial and institutional permits were issued in March, including permits for alteration work, with a combined construction value of $21 million.