2023 Water Main Replacement Update – September 8

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Moose Jaw, SK – The City of Moose Jaw advises that the 2023 Water Main Replacement Program is ongoing.

Crews have begun construction on the 700 block of Fairford St. West, with water main replacement to occur between 5th Avenue and 8th Avenue between now and October 21, weather permitting. The City of Moose Jaw reminds residents that all area businesses remain open during construction and access will be available where possible. Due to the nature of construction and minimal secondary access options, some locations may be temporarily inaccessible during construction. The City of Moose Jaw apologizes for any inconvenience. The current Fairford St. Closures in effect:

  • Fairford St W – Eighth Ave NW to Seventh Ave NW
    • Eighth Ave NW intersection – closed
    • Seventh Ave NW intersection – closed

Water main replacement construction on Duffield Street is nearing completion. Contractors remain on site to finish asphalt work and anticipate the roadway to reopen to traffic by 5pm on Saturday, September 9, 2023. Road closures in effect:

  • Duffield St – Tapley St to Fourth Ave SW
  • Tapley St intersection – open
  • Fourth Ave SW – Scheduled to reopen Saturday, September 9
  • Duffield St – Fourth Ave SW to Fifth Ave SW
  • Fourth Ave SW intersection – Scheduled to reopen Saturday, September 9
  • Fifth Ave SW intersection – Scheduled to reopen Saturday, September 9

The City of Moose Jaw reminds residents that all businesses impacted by this work will remain open during this project and pedestrians will continue to have access to sidewalks.

The City will continue to issue weekly updates as the program progresses and drivers are reminded to obey all temporary traffic signage and exercise caution in construction zones to keep everyone safe. For a full list of the 2023 water main replacement locations, along with full details on the program visit www.moosejaw.ca/watermainreplacement.

Water Main Replacement is one of 48 Capital projects approved in the 2023 Budget. For a complete update on all Capital projects, click here to view the Capital Projects map on desktop, and click here to view the map on a mobile device. The Capital Projects map can also be viewed with the link on the free City of Moose Jaw app.