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August 21 to August 27, 2003


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Public Notice
Debt Limit Bulletin

Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Yorkton intends to apply to the Provincial Municipal Board for a long-term debt limit of $25,000,000 with the provision that general debt excluding the utility and land operations does not exceed $15,000,000. This matter will be considered initially at the Council Meeting of Monday, September 8, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 37 Third Avenue North.

Anyone wishing to make representation to Council with respect to this matter should notify the City Clerk's office at 786-1717 by Wednesday, September 3rd, 2003 at 12:00 noon.

For further information call the Director of Finance at 786-1721 or visit our Public Notices Section to view the additional information and the memo presented to City Council. 




Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw No. 35/2003

The City of Yorkton gives public notice for the reading and adoption of Bylaw No.35/03 for the September 8th, 2003 Council meeting at 7:00pm in Council Chambers. This Bylaw proposes the closure of the lane situated between Thompson Avenue and McLeod Drive in the Yellowhead Commercial Subdivision. The property is more specifically identified as Plan 99YO7581 Block 12, Lots 1 and 2.

Additional information can be found in Public Notices




City Wide Registration Night 

 Wednesday, September 3, 2003 
6:00pm to 9:00pm 
Parkland Agriplex Curling Rink

Over 30 sport, culture and recreation groups will be in attendance promoting their activities and taking registrations for the upcoming year. 

Please note that City Wide Registration will be ONE NIGHT ONLY this year.

For more information call Leisure Services at 786-1750




Water Discolouration

Due to numerous water projects and street repairs presently being undertaken by the City, residents may notice some water discoloration at various times and locations. The City of Yorkton regrets any inconvenience this may cause.




Next Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held on September 8, 2003 at 7:00 p.m.



Books Available

The City of Yorkton has published several works for your enjoyment.
 More information can be found in Books Available.  




Head Lifeguard


The Parkland Agriplex Aquatic Centre requires a self-motivated individual to fill the role of full-time Head Lifeguard. Primary responsibilities involve administration, staff training and supervision.

Applicants are to submit their resume complete with three references and phone numbers no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, August 29, 2003.

Additional information on this and other positions 
can be found in Employment.




Kinsmen Arena Concession Worker

Part Time Kinsmen Arena Concession Worker 

The concession worker will be responsible for operating the concession at the Kinsmen Arena under the supervision of the Concession Manager.

Please submit a resume and cover letter stating qualifications, experience and references to the following, no later than August 29th, 2003.

Additional information is available in Employment.




Aquatic Centre News

The Parkland Agriplex Aquatic Center is closed for maintenance. Registrations will be taken between 8 am-12 pm, 1- 4:30 pm. The Aquatic Center reopens on Monday, September 8, with regular public swimming. See you in September!

Call 786-1744 for more information on all Aquatic Center programs.




Yorkton Fire Protective Services 
Home Surveys

Yorkton Fire Protective Services will be continuing with Home Dwelling Safety Surveys. Anyone who would like to know more about what is involved or would like to book a home survey, please call 786-1795 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.