Evraz Place is reminding those going to Saturday’s “test event” between the University of Regina Rams and University of Saskatchewan Huskies the parking lot will be closed and no public parking will be available.
Accessible parking for those with mobility challenges will be available at Evraz Place just west of Confederation Park on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests must enter through the Lewvan Dr. gate and display an accessible parking permit.
]Those going are encouraged to take public transit or use alternative transportation. The City of Regina will offer free transit services from four shopping malls (Southland, Normanview, Victoria Square and Northgate) and from downtown.
Some paid parking will be available in the lots around the existing stadium.
Regina police are also reminding drivers of traffic restrictions.
Beginning at 11:00 a.m., there will be no vehicle traffic allowed on the 1500, 1600, and 1700 blocks of Elphinstone Street. Access will be limited to Regina Transit buses and local residents only (you may be asked to show that you are a local resident, e.g. home address on identification or correspondence). Fans and motorists will find road closures on:
• the 1500 block of Elphinstone Street at Dewdney Avenue;
• Princess Street and 9th Avenue
• Argyle Street and 9th Avenue;
• MacTavish Street and 9th Avenue;
• Elphinstone Street and 9th Avenue;
• Elphinstone Street and 10th Avenue;
• Elphinstone Street and North Railway Street
• Saskatchewan Drive and Elphinstone Street
Regina police say additional officers will be assigned to manage the high vehicle and pedestrian traffic to enhance safety for all game attendees and residents of the area.