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City of Yorkton News
April 1 to April 7, 2004
 

 

Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Smoking Bylaw

 
Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Yorkton will consider giving Second and/or Third Reading to Bylaw No. 38/2003, a Bylaw to Regulate Smoking in Public Places and Work Places in the City of Yorkton at the Council Meeting of Monday, April 5, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 37 Third Avenue North.
 
 

 

 

Public Notice: 

Yorkton Planning District
Development Plans and Zoning Bylaws

Pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983, the Council of the City of Yorkton, the Council of the R.M. of Orkney No. 244 and the Council of the R.M. of Wallace No. 243 hereby give Public Notice of their intention to respectively adopt the following separate related Bylaws:

City of Yorkton Bylaw No. 7/2004 to amend the Yorkton District Development Plan No. 13/94 
R.M. of Wallace Bylaw No. Z1/03 to amend the Yorkton District Development Plan No. Z1/94 
R.M. of Wallace Bylaw No. Z2/03 to amend the Yorkton District Zoning Bylaw No. Z2/94
R.M. of Orkney Bylaw No. Z3/03 to amend the Yorkton District Development Plan No. Z1/94 
R.M. of Orkney Bylaw No. Z4/03 to amend the Yorkton District Zoning Bylaw No. Z2/94

Development Plan Amendments

Amendments would allow the R.M. Councils of Orkney and Wallace, at their discretion to permit one (1) additional residential subdivision per quarter on the quarter sections where a residence already exists for the following described quarter sections in the R.M. of Orkney NE 8-25-4-2, SW 9-25-4-2, SW 26-25-4-2, SW 8-26-4-2, SW 24-26-4-2, and the following described quarter sections in the R.M. of Wallace SW 20-25-3-2, SW 30-25-3-2, NE 32-25-3-2. Presently Section 6.4 of the Development Plan does not permit Council to allow more than one single parcel country residential subdivision per 64.8 hectares (160 acres).

Zoning Bylaw Amendments

Amendments would allow Council, at their discretion, to permit one (1) additional residential subdivision per quarter in the Agricultural District where a residence already exists, and only on the quarter sections listed in Bylaw No. Z2/03 for the R.M. of Wallace No. 243 and Bylaw No. Z4/03 for the R.M. of Orkney No. 244. Presently Section 5.3 - Discretionary Uses and Section 5.4 - Site Standards of the Zoning Bylaw Z2/94 does not permit the Council's of the R.M. of Wallace No. 243 and the R.M. of Orkney No. 244 to allow more than one single parcel country residential subdivision per 64.8 hectares (160 acres).

Bylaw Inspection

Copies of the proposed bylaws are available for inspection by any person, at the R.M. Office in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Copies of any of the proposed bylaws may be purchased at the R.M. Office at a cost of $1.00 each.

Written Submissions

Any person may make a written submission to the Council of the City of Yorkton, the R.M. of Orkney No. 244 or the R.M. of Wallace No. 243 regarding the respective proposed bylaw(s).

Written submissions should be forwarded to:

Yorkton District Planning Commission Ron Walton, Secretary, 26-5th Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. S3N OY8

Public Hearing

Representations respecting the bylaws will be considered by the respective Councils at the following dates and times:

R.M. of Orkney No. 244, Wednesday, April 14, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. 
R.M. of Wallace No. 243, Thursday, April 8, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. 
Both R.M. hearings will be held at the R.M. Office at 26-5th Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan.

City of Yorkton 
The City of Yorkton hearing will be held at the City Hall Council Chambers at 37-3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan, on Monday, April 5, 2004 at 7:00 p.m..

The respective Council will hear any person, group or representative wishing to make representation.

Issued at Yorkton, Saskatchewan this 13 day of March, 2004.

Ron Walton, Secretary, Yorkton Planning Commission

Note: If you wish to view the map please attend either the RM Office or the City of Yorkton Engineering Department during regular office hours.
  

 

 

 

Public Notice
Notice of Meetings


Municipal Heritage Advisory Sub-Commission
The next meeting of the Municipal Heritage Advisory Sub-Commission will be held on:

Date:  April 8, 2004 
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room "B", City Hall

Parkland Agriplex Management Board
The next meeting of the Parkland Agriplex Management Board will be held on:

Date:  April 13, 2004
Time: 5:00 p.m. 
Location: Agriplex Conference Room

Municipal Planning Commission 
The next meeting of the Municipal Planning Commission will be held on:

Date:  May 5, 2004
Time: 7:00 a.m.
Location: Meeting Room "A", City Hall

The Regularly Scheduled Municipal Planning Commission Meeting for April 7, 2004 has been cancelled.
 

 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on April 5, 2004 at 7:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

Job Opportunity
Summer Campground Attendants

 
Yorkton Leisure Services is seeking applications for: Summer Campground Attendants

Duties: Reporting to the Facilities Supervisor, the Summer Campground Attendants perform various duties relating to the general operation, care and cleaning of the City Campground which is operational seven days per week from May 15th, 2004 to September 30th, 2004. This includes administration, customer service functions, janitorial maintenance and minor building repairs.

Hours of work: Evening, weekend and some day shifts.

Deadline for Applications will be Thursday April 8th, 2004 at 4:30 p.m.

Additional information is available in Employment.
 

 

 

 

Deer Park 2004 Fees 

 

Base Fee GST Total
Memberships
Junior (under 14) 119.35 0.00 119.35
Junior (over 14) 119.35 8.35 127.70
Student 232.38 16.27 248.65
Adult 628.04 43.96 672.00
Restricted Adult (Monday to Friday) 502.43 35.17 537.60
Senior (65+) 577.80 40.45 618.25
Family 1315.75 92.10 1407.85
 
Green Fees
Adult 9 Hole 15.89 1.11 17.00
Adult 18 Hole 26.64 1.86 28.50
Junior 9 Hole 9.81 0.69 10.50
Junior 18 Hole 13.08 0.92 14.00
11 for 10 Pak (9 Hole) 158.88 11.22 170.00
11 for 10 Pak (Combo) 212.62 14.88 227.50
6 for 5 Pak (18 Hole) 133.18 9.32 142.50
 
Corporate Rounds
50 Rounds 1237.50 86.63 1324.13
75 Rounds 1753.13 122.72 1875.85
100 Rounds 2200.00 154.00 2354.00
125 Rounds 2578.13 180.47 2758.60
 
Other
Gas Cart Storage 143.00 10.01 153.01
Electric Cart Storage 176.00 12.32 188.32
 
Club Storage & Cleaning 62.62 4.38 67.00
Club Storage 38.32 2.68 41.00
Junior Storage 28.04 1.96 30.00
Yearly Cart Rental 650.00
 

 

 

 

 

Easter Break Kids Convention

  
An opportunity for children to participate in recreational activities over the Easter break. A variety of sports, games and crafts with a seasonal theme.

April 12 - 16, 2004 
Gloria Hayden Community Centre 
8:00am to NOON; 1:00pm to 5:00pm 
(lunch hour will be supervised if required)

$50.00/participant for the week

To register call the G.H.C.C. at 786-1777. 
Only 25 registrations will be taken.
  

 

 

 

Parks and Sports Fields Usage

  
The Parks and Sports Fields letters and agreements have been mailed out for the upcoming season. If you are planning to use the City Parks/Sports Fields this spring and summer for your event, please ensure you have received this information. If you were not on the mailing list, but would like to use these facilities, please contact Magan Braun, Recreation Programmer, at 786-1777 during business hours. Remember, the deadline to submit your requests for usage is April 16, 2004. All requests are to be forwarded to Magan Braun at the Gloria Hayden Community Centre, Monday to Friday between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm.
 

 

  

 

City Archives

 
The City of Yorkton 
Municipal Heritage Advisory Sub-Commission 
is seeking archival items such as:
 

  • PHOTOGRAPHS
  • POSTCARDS
  • LETTERS
  • CALENDARS
  • DOCUMENTS
  • SCRAP BOOKS
  • POSTERS
  • NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS
  • FAMILY HISTORIES
  • SPECIAL STORIES
  • SMALL ARTIFACTS RELATING TO THE HISTORY OF YORKTON AND AREA.

Please write to: 
HERITAGE RESEARCHER 
BOX 400 
CITY OF YORKTON 
YORKTON, SK 
S3N 2W3

Phone: (306) 782-1792 
E-mail:  

ON SALE: THE WHISKEY MAN --The Bronfman/Balmoral Hotel story 
$10.00 
Available at City Hall, Tourism Yorkton, Frameworks on Broadway and the Western Development Museum.