Need to Know: Bike Lanes, Sask Polytechnic update, Covid Exposures


Regina set to install bike lanes in Cathedral, connecting community to northern pathway system.

The lanes, scheduled to be built in 2021, will feature a protected structure from York Street to Forget Street. Cyclists will then be able to connected to trails in the north part of the city.

The lanes are part of Regina’s plans to create what it calls the Crosstown Route, which will eventually connect to downtown in 2023.

As part of the plan, the advisory lanes on 14 Avenue will stretch from Edward Street to Elphinstone Street. The advisory lanes don’t feature permanent fixtures but are marked on the pavement.


Saskatchewan Polytechnic begins phased return to classes today

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is introducing a phased return to classes starting today, November 5. Students in some scheduled in-person training will resume on campus starting today, with the exception of the LINC program, online classes, including zoom classes, are cancelled Thursday, November 5 and Friday, November 6.


Saskatchewan Health Authority is notifying the public of potential exposure to COVID-19 at the following businesses where a person or persons attended while likely infectious: 



  • October 23 to November 1 inclusive
    • Madni Islamic Center and Mosque, 639 Pasqua Street, no times identified
  • October 25
    • West 49, Cornwall Centre location, 5 to 8 p.m.
  • October 26
    • Real Canadian SuperStore, Golden Mile location, 5 to 5:30 p.m.
  • October 29
    • Home Depot, 1030 Pasqua Street N, 6 a.m. to 12 noon
  • October 30
    • University of Regina Education Building (first floor, common area close to Riddell Centre), 3737 Wascana Parkway, 3 to 6 p.m.
    • Home Depot, 1867 Victoria Avenue East, 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • October 31
    • Sport Chek, 2223 Victoria Avenue E, 10:15 to 10:45 a.m.