Construction News

Crews working on Saskatoon's North Commuter Parkway Bridge expect to have the new span open by Oct. 2018.

Saskatoon's new north bridge taking shape

By Chris Carr November 23, 2016 - 2:00pm Updated: November 23, 2016 - 2:00pm

An unusually mild November has meant steady progress for crews hammering away on one of two new bridges being built in Saskatoon.

The North Commuter Parkway Bridge and...

New houses under construction in Regina's Harbour Landing neighbourhood.

Fewer real estate, construction jobs as Sask. loses 11,000 jobs in one year

By Lauren Golosky November 4, 2016 - 3:02pm Updated: November 4, 2016 - 3:03pm

There are 11,000 fewer jobs in Saskatchewan since last year – and most of those are in the real estate and construction industries.

That’s according to the latest...

Photo of a construction sign.

Four lane traffic on Highway 1 east of Regina set to reopen

By 980 CJME October 20, 2016 - 3:19pm Updated: October 20, 2016 - 4:36pm

Traffic flow might be a little better on a stretch of Highway 1 east of Regina.

Repaving between the Pilot Butte access and Balgonie is complete. Starting Friday, four...

The Pilot Butte acces at Highway 1 is closing for good Tuesday evening as construction begins on an overpass.

Pilot Butte access at Highway 1 closing

By 980 CJME October 18, 2016 - 12:51am Updated: October 18, 2016 - 12:16pm

The Pilot Butte access at Highway 1 is scheduled to close for good Tuesday evening.

This will allow crews to begin construction on a new overpass at that spot, part of...

Fall construction will mean an extended commute for many on Thursday.

Saskatoon drivers prepare to re-route their commute

By 650 CKOM September 27, 2016 - 11:56am Updated: September 27, 2016 - 12:00pm

Fall construction will mean some headaches for drivers in the northeast part of the city.

The ramp from Circle Drive northbound to Attridge Drive eastbound will be...

The Canada Border Services Agency has imposed preliminary tariffs on U.S. gypsum board imported into Canada.

Builders struggle with massive drywall tariff imposed by Ottawa

By JT Marshall September 14, 2016 - 4:59pm Updated: September 14, 2016 - 5:00pm

Drywall prices across Western Canada have shot through the roof after the federal government imposed preliminary anti-dumping tariffs of up to 276 per cent on gypsum board...

Google map showing detour during construction at the Ring Road overpass on Victoria Avenue East.

Victoria Avenue underpass closed at Ring Road for weekend

By Sarah Mills July 8, 2016 - 12:30pm Updated: July 8, 2016 - 12:30pm

If you're heading to the shops this weekend along Victoria Avenue east you'll need to be aware of some major construction.

The underpass at Ring Road will be closed from...

Construction camera shows progress on Regina Bypass Project outside White City.

Regina Bypass construction impacting businesses different ways

By Adriana Christianson July 4, 2016 - 2:58pm Updated: July 5, 2016 - 7:56am

Construction on the Regina Bypass is not only a pain for drivers - it’s also causing problems for some businesses along Highway 1 between Regina and Balgonie.


Victoria Avenue overpass construction restricting Ring Road for 4 months

By 980 CJME June 27, 2016 - 6:44am Updated: June 27, 2016 - 6:44am

Traffic will be slowed on the Ring Road in Regina's east end after construction to the Victoria Avenue overpass began over the weekend.

The work will see the northbound...

File photo of Victoria Avenue in Regina's east end.

Restrictions on Victoria Avenue as 7 weeks of construction begins

By 980 CJME June 20, 2016 - 7:11am Updated: June 20, 2016 - 7:11am

Traffic restrictions have begun on Victoria Avenue on Regina's east end as construction work is done to the road.

Work started on Sunday, and includes paving of the...

A rendering of one of the concepts proposed for the rail yard development

City of Regina seeks feedback on 3 concepts for rail yard redevelopment

By Kevin Martel May 18, 2016 - 10:47am Updated: May 18, 2016 - 10:49am

The City of Regina is looking for the public's input when it comes to shaping 17 acres of land said to complement the Warehouse District and the downtown.

The former...

Lights highlighted the restored dome at the unveiling May 16, 2016.

Restoration of legislative building's dome unveiled

By Kevin Martel, Sarah Mills May 17, 2016 - 6:07am Updated: May 17, 2016 - 11:52am

For the first time in two years, the dome of the legislative building is exposed.

Hundreds of people turned out Monday night to see the big reveal after $21 million...