Water Main Replacement Update; Construction Underway On 3rd Avenue NW

Craig HemingwayAll News, Home Page News, Press Releases

September 4, 2020

Moose Jaw, SK – Water main replacement continues to progress in Moose Jaw and the City of Moose Jaw is pleased to provide the following updates:

High Street: Water main replacement construction on the 0-300 blocks of blocks of High St. W is officially complete and the road opened to traffic.

0-200 blocks Fairford St. E:  Water main replacement construction is officially complete and the road opened to traffic.

2nd Ave NW between Manitoba St. and Fairford St.: This is an additional location approved by City Council, which will also includes aesthetic enhancements from the Downtown Local Area Plan. Surface work continues and paving is expected to begin the week of September 14, weather permitting. The intersection of Fairford and 2nd Avenue NW remains closed to traffic.

Stadacona St. E: Construction continues and traffic is blocked between 6th Ave. and 9th Ave., including the 7th Ave NE and 8th Ave NE intersections. Detours are in place.

3rd Ave NW between Oxford St. W and Macdonald St. W: Construction has begun between Oxford and Hall St. and will move north towards Macdonald St.

Local businesses in the respective construction corridors remain open and 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.