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City of Yorkton News
September 9 to September 15, 2004
 

 

Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw No. 19/2004


The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983 hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 19/2004 to authorize a contract zone on the following property:

Lot C, Block 63, Registered Plan No. 72Y07045, known civically as 516 Broadway Street West shall be rezoned (under the Contract Zoning requirements as outlined in Section 82 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983) from C2 - Arterial Commercial to MI-1 - Light Industrial as outlined in bold on the map below.

The rezoning of the property via contract agreement will allow for the use of a Storage Compound/ Facility for the purpose of truck storage in addition to the existing Licensed Restaurant and Drinking Establishment.

The proposed bylaw zoning amendment may be inspected in the office of the Junior Planner, City Hall by any person without payment of any fees between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm, all holidays excepted and up until 12:00 noon Friday September 24th, 2004.

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday September 27th, 2004 in the City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00pm. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing, in respect to this application, is in session.

Jillian Savage: Junior Planner 
Ph. 786-1724 

 

 

 

 

Public Notice
Proposed Zoning Bylaw Amendment Bylaw #23/2004


The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983 hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw #23/2004 and to consider a Zoning Bylaw Amendment on the following property:

Lots 1 to 20 both inclusive, Block 16, Registered Plan A.B. 3607, known civically as 162 Dunlop Street shall be rezoned from IN - Institutional to R4 - High Density Residential as outlined in bold on the map below.

The proposed bylaw zoning amendment will allow for the conversion of the existing school into assisted living housing for seniors.

The proposed bylaw zoning amendment may be inspected in the office of the Junior Planner, City Hall by any person without payment of any fees between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm, all holidays excepted and up until 12:00 noon Friday September 24th, 2004.

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday, September 27th, 2004 in City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00pm. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing, in respect to this application, is in session.

Jillian Savage Junior Planner 
Ph. 786-1724 

 

 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

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

 

 

 

Gloria Hayden Community Centre
Hours of Operation

 
Starting Monday September 13th, 2004

Monday - Friday
8:30 am to 10:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday
NOON to 5:00 pm

We are open on all stat holidays from 
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. 
Closed Christmas and Boxing Day.

For more information or to make a booking, call the G.H.C.C. at 786-1777
 

 

 

 

Aquatic Centre News

 
The Parkland Agriplex Aquatic Centre is now closed until March 2005 due to the construction of the new Yorkton Family Leisure Centre. We will be offering the following programs at the Travelodge Yorkton Pool located at 345 Broadway Street West.

AQUACIZE
Begins September 13
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Mondays and Thursdays 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
 
RED CROSS SWIMMING LESSONS $35.00
AQUATOTS AND LEVELS 1-4
Session I: Mondays & Wednesdays starting September 27 (twice a week for 5 weeks)
Session II: Mondays & Wednesdays starting November 3 (twice a week for 5 weeks)
Session III: Saturdays starting September 25 (once a week for 10 weeks)

Please call us at our temporary office at City Hall & 786-1744 for lesson times and for more information.

B.O.A.T. COURSE $65 
October 12 & 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

RED CROSS STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR-C $95 
November 5-7
  

 

  

 

After School Racquetball


 GLORIA HAYDEN COMMUNITY CENTRE 
MONDAY - FRIDAY 
3:30p.m. - 5:00p.m. 
$1.00 (Includes Equipment & Instruction) 
ELEMENTARY AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME!

Call 786-1777 for more information.
 

 

 

 

Large Format 
Aerial Photo Maps for Sale

  
The Planning and Engineering Department has four 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.
   

 

  

 

Attention: Dog Owners
Re: 2005 Dog Licenses

 
Vaccinations and Licenses: 

Dogs in the City of Yorkton are required to have up-to-date vaccinations and licenses each year.

Pursuant to Section 3(1) of the City of Yorkton Bylaw No. 3/2003, it is mandatory for any person who keeps, possesses, harbors or has charge of or control over any dog to obtain a license before January 31st in each calendar year and place it's tag on the dog's collar.

Annual license fee rates are follows:
Male - $20.00 Female - $20.00 Spayed or emasculated - $10.00
Pups between the age of 0 and 12 months who have not yet been spayed or emasculated - $10.00
 
Dog Licenses will be on sale October 1, 2004 and may be purchased at the following locations:
Fire Hall Companion Animal Hospital

9 Smith St. East
Tuesday - Friday: 9 a.m. - noon 
                    and 4 p.m. - 8 p.m
Saturday - Sunday: noon - 8 p.m. 
 

308 Broadway St. West
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 

SPCA Animal Management Services & Pet Clinic
79 Seventh Ave. South
Monday - Saturday: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.  
Thursday: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Highway #52
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Noah's Ark Pets and Supplies
383 Parkview Road
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

When applying for a license, the applicant must provide a certificate from a Veterinary Surgeon indicating that the dog has been vaccinated against rabies within two (2) years of the date of application for the license.

Bylaw Control Dept.
  

 

  

 

Landfill Hours

 
The fall landfill hours are as follows:
 

September 1 To September 30

Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

CLOSED SUNDAYS AND STATUTORY HOLIDAYS

Please enter not later than 15 minutes before closing to allow for material handling.

City Bylaw #16-1981 and Bylaw #9/2003 requires that all loads transported to the landfill be securely fastened so as not to allow debris to fall onto the highway, offences subject to a $100 fine.