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CITY OF YORKTON
SASKATCHEWAN
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
DECEMBER 5, 2011

Minutes of a Regular Meeting of Council held on Monday, December 5, 2011 in Council Chambers City Hall commencing at 5:00 p.m.

Present: Mayor James Wilson, Councillors Arnelien, Fisher, Maloney, Okrainec, and Pearen.

Absent: Councillor Chris Wyatt.

Staff Members Present: David Putz, Bonnie Schenher, Brant Hryhorczuk, Joshua Mickleborough, Lonnie Kaal, Michael Buchholzer, Jeff Fawcett, Michael Eger, Roy Lanaway.

Recording: Kim Durdin.

A quorum being present Mayor James Wilson in the Chair called the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m.

APPROVAL OF AGENDA

***R00464-2011
Arnelien – Maloney
That the Regular Council Agenda be approved as presented.
Carried.***

PUBLIC ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Mayor Wilson congratulated Councillor Pearen and the community band, on performing their All That Jazz Christmas show to a sold out crowd on December 1, 2011.

Mayor Wilson advised Council that the Yorkton Skateboard Bike and Walking Park has made it to the semi-finals of the Aviva Community Fund. Voting has begun today and will continue until Friday, December 16, 2011. He encouraged the citizens of Yorkton to support the project by logging onto www.avivacommunityfund.org each day and casting their vote. This project is in the top 90, and the top 30 projects will move on to the final round. It is an important project for our youth. Please vote.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Regular Council Meeting Minutes – November 28, 2011

***R00465-2011
Pearen – Okrainec
That the Regular Council Meeting Minutes of November 28, 2011 be approved as presented.
Carried.***

Committee of the Whole Council Meeting Minutes – November 28, 2011

***R00466-2011
Fisher – Maloney
That the Committee of the Whole Council Meeting Minutes of November 28, 2011 be received and filed as presented.
Carried.***

HEARING OF PETITIONS, PUBLIC NOTICES AND PRESENTATIONS

Public Notice – Bylaw No. 1/2011 – Property Standards Bylaw

There was no one present in Council Chambers to speak for or against Bylaw No. 1/2011, a Bylaw to provide for the regulation of property standards in the City of Yorkton. A letter of concern regarding downspouts was received from Cec Shishkin at89 Rosefield Drive.

INTRODUCTION OF BYLAWS

Bylaw No. 1/2011 – Property Standards Bylaw

***R00467-2011
Arnelien – Pearen
That Bylaw No. 1/2011, a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to provide for the regulation of property standards be read a third time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.

***R00468-2011
Fisher – Pearen
That Section 19 (3)(4) & (5) of Bylaw No. 1/2011 be amended as outlined in red in Bylaw No. 1/2011 and read a third time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried.***

Voting on R00467-2001 as amended.
Carried.***

Bylaw No. 28/2011 – Amend Bylaw No. 20/2006 Water and Sewer Rates Bylaw

***R00469-2011
Maloney – Pearen
That Bylaw No. 28/2011 a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to amend Bylaw No. 20/2006 establishing a Water and Sewer Rates Bylaw be introduced and read a first time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried.***

***R00470-2011
Arnelien – Maloney
That Bylaw No. 28/2011 be read a second time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried.***

***R00471-2011
Pearen – Fisher
That with the unanimous consent of Council, Bylaw No. 28/2011, a bylaw to Amend Bylaw No. 20/2006, the Water and Sewer Rates Bylaw proceed to third reading this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried Unanimously.***

***R00472-2011
Arnelien – Okrainec
That Bylaw No. 28/2011, a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to amend Bylaw No. 20/2006 establishing a Water and Sewer Rates Bylaw be read a third time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011 after unanimous agreement had been reached to have third reading and registered in the Bylaw Register of the City of Yorkton.
Carried.***

Bylaw No. 29/2011 – Rates for Residential Refuse Collection and Removal

***R00473-2011
Okrainec – Fisher
That Bylaw No. 29/2011 a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to provide rates for residential refuse collection and removal be introduced and read a first time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried.***

***R00474-2011
Pearen – Maloney
That Bylaw No. 29/2011 be read a second time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried.***

***R00475-2011
Arnelien – Pearen
That with the unanimous consent of Council, Bylaw No. 29/2011, a bylaw to provide rates for residential refuse collection and removal proceed to third reading this 5th day of December A.D. 2011.
Carried Unanimously.***

***R00476-2011
Maloney – Fisher
That Bylaw No. 29/2011, a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to provide rates for residential refuse collection and removal be read a third time this 5th day of December A.D. 2011 after unanimous agreement had been reached to have third reading and registered in the Bylaw Register of the City of Yorkton.
Carried.***

***R00477-2011
Pearen – Maloney
That this Regular Council Meeting adjourn at 5:14 p.m.
Carried.***

Approved this 19th day of December A.D. 2011.

James Wilson
MAYOR

BonnieSchenher
CITY CLERK