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City of Yorkton News
August 19 to August 25, 2004
 

 

Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Special Council Meeting


Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the Council of the City of Yorkton has been called for Monday, August 23, 2004 at 5:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall, 37 Third Avenue North.

The purpose of this meeting is to consider an amendment to Bylaw No. 38/2003 a bylaw, which regulates smoking in public places and work places.

A request to have September 8, 2004 proclaimed as International Literacy Day will also be heard at this meeting.

For further information call the City Clerk's Office at 786-1708.
 

 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on September 13, 2004 at 5:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

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.
  

 

  

 

Congratulatory Certificates


Having a "Special Anniversary" or a "Milestone Birthday"?

The City of Yorkton would like to recognize citizens of Yorkton who are celebrating a "milestone birthday" or Golden Anniversary or better, by sending a letter and congratulatory certificate.

If you, or someone you know, will be celebrating such an occasion, please contact City Hall at 786-1705.
 

 

 

 

Large Format 
Aerial Photo Maps for Sale

  
The Planning and Engineering Department has eight aerial photo maps of the City of Yorkton available for sale to interested parties. The photo was taken August 14, 2003 and they show the City from a 1:4,000 scale. They are mounted on foam backing and are approximately 43 inches x 76 inches (3 feet x 6 feet). Cost of each photo is $50.00 (plus GST) to be paid at time of receipt and will be sold on a first come, first serve basis. 

If you are interested in obtaining a copy or wish to see them, please call or visit our office at City Hall, 37 Third Avenue North, 2nd Floor, 786-1730.
   

 

  

 

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.