2022 Water Main Replacement Update; 0 Block of Saskatchewan St. E Open

Craig HemingwayAll News, Home Page News, Press Releases

June 10, 2022

MOOSE JAW – The City of Moose Jaw advises that construction under the 2022 Water Main Replacement Program continues at the following locations (Transit implications are in italics):

1st Ave NW – Oxford St W to Saskatchewan St W – Underground work ongoing on the 1000 block of 1st Ave NW. Oxford St. W and Saskatchewan St.W intersections are open, 1st Ave/Hall St. W intersection is closed. Local traffic only for residents to access homes, including alley access.

Saskatchewan St E – Main St to 3rd NE – The 0 block of Saskatchewan St. E is paved and open. Underground work is complete and surface work is underway on the 200 and 300 blocks. Both 1st Ave NE and 3rd Ave NE intersection’s are open to traffic, 2nd Ave NE intersection is temporarily closed. Affects Route 1: Stop at Saskatchewan St E/Mall Rd temporarily out of service.

Grandview St W – 6th Ave SW to 10th Ave SW – Underground work is complete on the 600 block and 700 blocks and surface work  is underway. Underground work is underway on the 800 block. Both 6th Ave SW, 7th SW and 8th Ave SW intersections are closed to traffic, and the 9th Ave SW intersection is currently open to traffic.

Affects Route 4: Stops at Vaughan St/9th Ave SW, Vaughan St/8th Ave SW and Vaughan St/7th Ave SW temporarily out of service – Estimated to reopen effective June 14th.

Beginning June 14, 9th Ave SW will be closed from Duffield to Vaughn, including the Grandview St./9th Ave SW intersection. Duffield St. and Vaughn St. intersections will remain open. Northbound heavy truck traffic will be directed around the City to 24th Ave SW. Southbound heavy truck traffic will be routed to Manitoba St./Main St. S.

Affects Route 4: Stop at 7th Ave SW/Duffield St W will be temporarily out of service effective June 14th.

Carleton St – 9th Ave NW to 10th Ave NW – A Public Works project on that block has delayed the start of paving until further notice.

Fairford St E – Beginning June 13, work will occur from 3rd Ave NE – 5th Ave NE with 4th Ave NE intersection being closed. 3rd Ave NE and 5th Ave NE intersections will remain open. Affects Route 1: Stop at Fairford St E/4th Ave NE will be temporarily out of service.

Other locations selected for water main replacement in 2022 are:

  • Athabasca St E from 2nd Ave NE to 3rd Ave NE
  • 2nd Ave NE Athabasca St. E to Hochelaga St. E
  • Main St. S from Grandview St. to Home St.
  • Grandview St. E from Main St. S to 1st Ave SE

We will continue to issue weekly water main construction updates at:  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.