Media Releases

New drone laws in effect by Transport Canada

By Communications Department on 6/22/2017
Commercial and recreational drone operators need to be aware of recent changes made by Transport Canada to regulations regarding “no drone zones” and approximate distance that a drone must be away from any airport.

Parking Lot Closure

By Communications Department on 6/22/2017

What:  Parking Lot Closure

Where:  9 Street Unit block Parking Lot Downtown

When:  Beginning on Friday, June 23 for approximately one week, weather permitting.

Why:  Repaving the parking lot

Motorists are reminded to use caution, reduce speed and watch for directional signage.

 

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Intersection Closed - 15 Street NW & 1st Avenue West

By Communications Department on 6/21/2017

What: Intersection will be closed, traffic will be re-routed and motorists are reminded to watch for directional signage.


Where: 15th Street NW & 1st Avenue West

When:  Starting Thursday June 22 at 12 p.m. to Monday June 26 at 12 p.m.  4 days total.

Why: Underground utility work for water and sewer mains installations.

Vehicles and Truckers to watch for detours around this area during construction.

Motorists are reminded to use caution and reduce speed.

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Lane Restriction - 2nd Avenue West from 22 Street to 28 Street West

By Communications Department on 6/21/2017

What:    Southbound lanes will be closed, two way traffic northbound

Where: 2nd Avenue West from 22nd Street to 28 Street West

When:  Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., Weather permitting

Why: Paving

Motorists are reminded to use caution, reduce speed and watch for directional signage. 

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Lane Restriction - 2nd Avenue West - 22nd to 28th St

By Communications on 6/21/2017

What:   Northbound lanes will be closed, two way traffic southbound Where: 2nd Avenue West from 22nd Street to 28th Street West When:  Wednesday, June 21, 2017 from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm, Weather permitting Why: Paving

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Road Closure - 15 Street West

By Communications Department on 6/20/2017

What:  Road closure

Where:  15th Street West from 8th Avenue to 9th Avenue West as well as 9th Avenue West from 14th to 15th Street West

When:  Beginning on Tuesday June 20 at 12 p.m., total time approximately 3 days, weather depending.

Why:  Water main replacement on 15th Street West

Motorists are reminded to use caution, reduce speed and watch for directional signage.

 

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Transit ridership saw increase during Clean Air Day

By Communications Department on 6/19/2017
Prince Albert Transit saw a bump in transit ridership on Clean Air Day which happened Wednesday June 7, 2017. Prince Albert Transit gave 1,903 free rides to promote the use of environmentally friendly transportation. 
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PA Food Coalition, City plant trees along Rotary Trail

By Communications on 6/15/2017

Tree to Our Nature, Canada 150 grant provides funding

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Road Closure - 10th Avenue East – 7th to 15th Street

By Communications on 6/15/2017

What: Road Closure Where: 10th Avenue East – 7th to 15th Street When:  Friday, June 16th for approximately 1 week depending on weather Why: Milling of old asphalt and paving of new asphalt

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Lane Restriction - 2nd Avenue West & 15 Street West

By Communications Department on 6/14/2017

Lane Restriction

What:    One lane of traffic, southbound on 2 Avenue West from 15 to 17 Street and westbound on 15 Street West from 1 to 2 Avenue

Where: 2 Avenue West and 15 Street West

When:  Thursday, June 15 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Why: Sewer cleaning

Anticipated Completion: end of the day

Motorists are reminded to use caution, reduce speed and watch for directional signage. 

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City of Prince Albert
1084 Central Avenue
Prince Albert, SK
S6V 7P3

Email:  communications@citypa.com