June 17, 2019 1:39 pm
Updated: June 17, 2019 3:05 pm

Closures on Idylwyld Drive hitting nighttime drivers in Saskatoon

Two closures on Idylwyld Drive are needed to allow Saskatoon workers to remove sign structures on Tuesday night.

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Two full closures on Idylwyld Drive will allow workers to remove sign structures on Tuesday night, according to the City of Saskatoon.

The northbound exit ramp will be closed at Idylwyld Drive North and Circle Drive East starting at 9 p.m. CT on Tuesday, June 18, city officials said, and is expected to re-open by 6 a.m.

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The Ruth Street exit will also be closed for sign structure removal on Tuesday.

Starting at 10 p.m. officials said southbound traffic will be closed on Idylwyld Drive South from St. George Avenue to Ruth Street East.

This work, which is expected to take one night to complete, will see traffic detoured onto Ruth.

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Saskatoon Transit will run as scheduled.

People can check their commute ahead of time via the city’s road restrictions and construction projects interactive map online.

Motorists are reminded by the city to stay alert and obey posted signage at all construction zones.

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