The annual “Rock 102 - Show and Shine” event is taking place over this coming weekend. Along with it, is a Saskatoon tradition known as “Cruise Weekend” which takes places in the area of 8th Street.
The Saskatoon Police Service Traffic Unit wishes to remind the public that activities on 8th Street are not part of any sanctioned event, and that all traffic laws and regulations will continue to be enforced.
Typically, traffic and pedestrian volumes increase on 8th Street during the evening hours over this particular weekend and motorists using 8th Street are urged to be patient and cautious.
Police will be maintaining a high profile presence on 8th Street and surrounding areas over the weekend in order to ensure traffic and pedestrian safety. In some cases, road restrictions may be put into place in order to facilitate the flow of traffic.