Demo work starting on burned heritage building

Demo work starting on burned heritage building

Sep 27, 2023 | 5:30am
A demolition crew will begin dismantliing the “Gordon Block” on 12th avenue.  The heritage building adjacent to Victoria Park in downtown Regina was ravaged by a fire Sunday morning. The damage is so severe its unsafe to leave the building standing. Autumn Dawson is the Director of Planning and Development Services in Regina.  She says there […]
Heritage building damaged by fire to be torn down

Heritage building damaged by fire to be torn down

Sep 26, 2023 | 3:19pm
“The Gordon Block” has stood on 12th Avenue adjacent to Victoria Park in Regina since 1912. Sunday, a fire tore through the building, essentially gutting the inside. While an investigation into the cause is underway, fire investigators can’t access the portions they need to because it is unsafe. The decision has been made to tear […]

Fines handed out to an RM, a business and two landowners

Aug 15, 2023 | 10:00am

Fines have been handed out for the illegal disposal, burning, and disposal of demolition waste. This happened in the RM of Wheatlands in December of 2022.  The RM itself, Morsky Industrial Services and Parkbeg-area landowners Dale Young and Aaron Lambert were all charged. All of them plead guilty to charges under the Environmental Management and […]

Building on 11th Ave. and Toronto St. demolished due to risk of structural collapse

Jul 31, 2020 | 1:11pm

Drivers and pedestrians may want to choose a route that doesn’t include 11th Avenue from Toronto Street to Ottawa Street in Regina today. The block on the south side has been fenced off after demolition workers and firefighters worked to take down a building that became a public safety hazard. The building, which was located […]