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City of Yorkton News
July 10 to July 16, 2003
 

 

Remember,  past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Notice of Meetings

     
The next meeting of the Economic Development Commission will be held on: 

Date:  July 15, 2003 
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Good Spirit REDA Boardroom
23-D Smith Street W.
 
 

 

 

S-CAPE


Summer Cultural Arts and Physical Activity Experiences 
Sports, games, crafts, special guests, field trips and more

The S-CAPE program starts July 2 and runs until August 15, 2003

Additional information can be found in Leisure Services' Programs
  

 

 

 

Yorkton in Bloom 2003 

  
For the past seven years the Yorkton In Bloom Committee has promoted the Local Grounds Competition. This is an exciting program that focuses on beautification of the city. This initiative was designed to involve the citizens of Yorkton in the challenge of improving the visual appeal of our city, and to compete for local awards.

Categories for the 2003 Local Grounds Competition are as follows 
Best Home Grounds (Front Yard) 
Best Home Grounds (Back Yard) 
Best Mobile Home Grounds 
Best Vegetable Garden 
Best Apartment Garden 
Best Senior Housing Unit 
Best Industrial Grounds 
Best Institutional Grounds 
Best Commercial Grounds Most Improved Commercial/Industrial/Institutional Grounds Best Residential Street, Avenue, Crescent, Bay, etc.

The Committee is sponsoring a Golden Bloom Award. Individuals 75 years and older may enter the following categorie
Best Home Grounds (Front Yard) 
Best Home Grounds (Back Yard) 
Best Mobile Home Grounds 
Best Vegetable Garden 
Best Apartment Garden Best Senior Housing Unit

Deadline for entries is Friday July 25, 2003 at 4:30 p.m. Judging will take place the week of July 28 - 31, 2003 To register contact Leisure Services at 786-1750
   

 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on July 14, 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.  
 

 

 

 

Bid Yorkton

 
Is your organization trying to plan or bid on a special event in Yorkton? 
Don't know where to start?

The City of Yorkton and Tourism Yorkton have designed a package that will include all the information you need to plan or bid on an event, big or small. 
The package includes information on:
  • Accommodations 
  • Convention Facilities 
  • Catering Services 
  • Area Attractions 
  • Transportation Distances

The Bid Yorkton Package will come with standard information and can be tailored to fit your specific needs.

The Bid Yorkton Package is available to all groups, clubs and organizations planning to host an event in the City of Yorkton.

For more information contact Tourism Yorkton at 783-8707.
  

 

 

 

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.