2021 Water Main Replacement Update; 400 Block Caribou St. West Open

Craig HemingwayAll News, Home Page News, Press Releases

July 9, 2021

Moose Jaw, SK – The City of Moose Jaw advises that construction under the 2021 Water Main Replacement Program continues at the following locations:

Caribou St. W from 4th NW to 10th NW (1370m)

  • Construction on the 400 block of Caribou St. West is complete and the road, including the 5th Avenue NE intersection, is open.
  • Contractors continue construction on the 500 and 600 blocks, and will extend the road closure up to the 8th Avenue NW intersection Friday, July 9, 2021.
  • All businesses remain open and a special pathway has been created for customers to access Remco Memorials at 721 Caribou St. West. Customers can access the pathway via 8th Avenue NW, south of Caribou St.

Elsom St. from Main St. South to 2nd Ave SE (416m)

Construction continues on Elsom St. between Main St. South and 2nd Avenue SE. Elsom St. between Main St. S. and 2nd Ave SE. is temporarily closed to traffic.

Other locations selected for water main replacement in 2021 are:

  • 7th Ave NW from Caribou St. W to Saskatchewan St. W (661m)
  • Carleton St. from 9th NW to 10thNW (275m)
  • Fairford St. E from 3rd NE to 5thNE (290m) (Currently under construction as part of servicing work for Agri-Food Industrial Park).

Additionally, crews continue to complete water main replacement construction under the 2020 contract. Some final touch-up work is ongoing on the 600-800 blocks of Stadacona St. East, while the 900 block has been paved and the road reopened.

We will continue to issue weekly water main construction updates on our website, www.MooseJaw.ca/watermainreplacement and through our City of Moose Jaw app, available for free in your favourite app store.

The City of Moose Jaw asks all drivers to obey signage and exercise caution in construction zones for the safety of everyone.