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City of Yorkton News
May 13 to May 19, 2004
 

 

Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw No. 8/2004


The Council of the City of Yorkton gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 8/2003 to authorize the closing of the following street:

FIRSTLY; "All that portion of the lane in Block 7 - Reg'd Plan No. 7023 lying northwesterly of a line joining the most southeasterly corner of Block B - Reg'd Plan No.AO339 with the most northeasterly corner of Block C - Reg'd Plan AO339."

SECONDLY; "All that portion of the street in Block B and C - Reg'd Plan No. AO339."

More specifically shown by the hatched area on the map to the right.

The proposed Bylaw No. 8/2004 may be inspected in the office of the Development Officer, City Hall by any person without payment of any fees between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm, all holidays excepted and up until 12:00 noon Friday, May 14, 2004.

The proposed closure of the lane is to allow for a more desirable commercial site layout and lot configuration.

Any person wishing to make oral or written representations to City Council may do so at the meeting to be held on Monday, May 17, 2004 at 5:00 pm in City Hall Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the public hearing in respect to this Bylaw is in session

CITY OF YORKTON 
Cynthia Alcorn 
Development Officer 
786-1722 

 

 

 

 

Public Notice
Discretionary Use Application - No. 1


The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 74 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983 hereby gives notice of its intention to consider a Discretionary Use Application for: 
              416 Ball Road 
              Lot 18 Blk 4 Plan 74Y04902

The Discretionary Use, which is being applied for is to allow for the development of Automotive Salvage in this location.

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday, May, 17, 2004 in City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00 p.m. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing in respect to this application is in session.

Cynthia Alcorn 
Development Officer 
Tel. (306) 786-1722 
Email:

 

 

 

 

Public Notice
Discretionary Use Application - No. 2


The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 74 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983 hereby gives notice of its intention to consider a Discretionary Use Application for: 
             113 Ontario Avenue 
             Lot 55 Blk 19 Plan 98Y08033 
             ISC Parcel 143116657 
             ISC Plan 100205378

The Discretionary Use, which is being applied for is to allow for the development of a Family Child Care Home in this location.

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday, May, 17, 2004 in City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00 p.m. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing in respect to this application is in session.

Cynthia Alcorn 
Development Officer 
Tel. (306) 786-1722 
Email:

 

 
 

 

 

Public Notice
Notice of Meetings


Yorkton Public Library Board 
The next meeting of the Yorkton Public Library Board will be held on:

Date:  May 18, 2004 
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Yorkton Public Library Meeting Room
 

Good Spirit REDA Board 
The next meeting of the Good Spirit REDA Board will be held on:

Date:  May 18, 2004 
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Good Spirit REDA Boardroom
 

Protective Services Commission 
The next meeting of the Protective Services Commission will be held on:

Date:  May 18, 2004 
Time: 7:00 a.m.
Location: Meeting Room "A" - City Hall
 

Leisure Services Commission 
The next meeting of the Leisure Services Commission will be held on:

Date:  May 18, 2004 
Time: 7:00 a.m.
Location: Meeting Room "B" - City Hall
 
 
 

 

 

Public Notice
Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on May 17, 2004 at 5:00 p.m.

Please Note: Effective Monday, April 19, 2004 up to and including the August 9, 2004 meeting, Yorkton City Council Meetings will be held at 5:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.
 

 

 

 

Job Opportunity
Urban Planner

  
The City of Yorkton has an available position for a dynamic, highly motivated individual to evaluate, coordinate and assist with implementing a sound plan for growth, development and renewal of our vibrant community. This exciting position reports directly to the Director of Planning and Engineering and is responsible for the application of the Development Plan and Zoning Bylaw. 

Responsibilities include compiling and interpreting statistical data for planning studies, assisting in the formulation of Local Area Redevelopment Plans, and processing land development applications pertaining to sub-divisions, rezoning, discretionary uses, street closures, and site development. The position also includes the preparation of reports, recommendations, and design concepts to applicable boards or commissions as required by the Director. 

The preferred candidate will have a degree in Planning or a related profession, including municipal experience. Preference will also be given to candidates who are eligible for full membership in the Canadian Institute of Planners as well as APCPS. The candidate must possess sound knowledge of the practices and principles of planning and be familiar with Provincial Legislation as well as Municipal Bylaws. Candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as extensive knowledge of computers.

Please submit a detailed resume, complete with three references no later than May 28, 2004

Additional information is available in Employment.
 

 

 

 

Public Auction

  
City of Yorkton Annual Dispersal Auction 
Vehicles, Bicycles, Used Equipment, Misc. Articles 
6:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2004 
Public Works Yard, 85 York Road East 
Sparrow Auction Company PL 905223 
Inquiries phone 786-1700

10 Vehicles
1. Chev Malibu, Yellow - 1C29V61493805 
2. Olds Delta 88, Green - 3N69K8X140309 
3. Chev Belair, Blue - 1L57H21104658 
4. Plymouth Scamp - Black - VH23G4B190477 
5. Ford Tempo - White - 2FABP22R5EB185234 
6. Plymouth Caravelle - Grey - 1P3BB26P1GX527548 
7. Buick Skylark, Yellow - 1G4AC69XXEW509091 
8. Chev Custom 10, Green - CS1411626061 
9. Ford Taurus, Black - 1FABP5448KA169770 
10. Fargo FP5 52, Green - 93752403

Other Items 
John Deere Snow Blower 
Kenmore heavy duty washing machine 
4 - Husqvarna whippers - model #235 
Hand sprayer 
2 gas powered blowers 
Husqvarna parts & accessories
1 Sthil grass whip 
3 Sthil grass whip - parts only 
Mid 1960's Case Cub LoBoy HP Drawbar, 10.08 hp, belt 10.39 hp 
91 bicycles 
Sony Cam Corder and two child walkie talkies 
Infant toy 
Ericsson 2 way radio 
Motorola bag phone 
2 back packs 
Grain shovel 
Cherry wood end table - damaged 
House number sign 
Solar power lawn lights (2) 
3 cell phones 
Lawn mower 
Fire extinguisher 
2 P225/60R16 tires 
Ladies silver coloured watch 
Football practice board (board with holes)
 

 

 

 

Street Cracksealing

 
Notice from Public Works

City crews will begin cracksealing on various streets in the City. It is expected to take approximately five to six weeks to complete. All motorists are advised to reduce speed and travel with caution in these areas.

City of Yorkton 
Public Works Dept.
    

 

 

 

Garden Plots for Rent 

  
$48.15 
For more information, contact Leisure Services at 786-1750.
 

 

 

 

Recycle your Paint

  
May 15, 2004 
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Kinsmen Recycling Centre 
144 Ball Road, Yorkton

Bring in your old paint -- or pick some up!! 
FREE OF CHARGE!

If your old paint is not good - we'll recycle it.

This program is for household paint ONLY
Commercially generated waste paint will not be accepted. 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CALL 782-4213.

A Joint Program of: SaskTel, City of Yorkton, SaskTel Pioneers, 
and the Saskatchewan Abilities Council.
  

 

  

 

Cemetery Naming 


The Leisure Services Commission is in the process of naming 
the City Cemetery located on King Street 
as well as the new cemetery on Gladstone Avenue South.

Please call Leisure Services at 786-1750 with your name suggestions.