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City of Yorkton News
September 21 to September 27, 2006

  

 

Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


  

 

Public Notice
Notice of Meeting


Yorkton Housing Corporation Board 
The next meeting of the Yorkton Housing Corporation Board will be held on:
 

Date:  September 26, 2006
Time: 1:15 p.m.
Location:
 
Independent Manor Lounge
 
 

 

 

Public Notice 
Notice of Call for Nominations

 
FORM H 
LGEA [subsection 45(1)]

NOTICE OF CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Municipal Elections

Public Notice is hereby given that nominations of candidates for the offices 
of:

Positions Available 
for Office 

Number to be 
Elected

Mayor:   City of Yorkton 1
Councillor:  City of Yorkton  6

will be received by Bonnie Schenher,
Associate Returning Officer,
commencing on August 30, 2006
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, and
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2006
at the City Clerk’s Office, City Hall,
37 Third Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan

Nomination Form - Mayor
Nomination Form - Councillor

Nomination Forms may also be obtained from:
City Clerk’s Office, City Hall 
37 Third Avenue North 
786-1717 

Dated this 30th day of August, 2006.

BONNIE SCHENHER, 
ASSOCIATE RETURNING OFFICER
 

 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on September 25, 2006 at 5:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

Interested in Aquatics 

 
Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding part-time job? 
The Gallagher Centre Water Park is looking for part-time lifeguards, swim lesson instructors, and aquacize leaders. 
Lifeguards will require Standard First Aid, CPR C, Bronze Cross or NLS. 
Certification courses are available.

Call the Gallagher Centre Water Park at 786-1740 for more information.

Please submit a resume to: 
Human Resources Dept. 
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, SK S3N 2W3 
Fax: 786-6880 
Email:   

 

 

 

Gallagher Centre
Water Park Program Times

  

Leisure Swim

Monday through Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
3:00 to 5:00 p.m. 
7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Friday:  10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. 
7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Sunday: 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. 
7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

 
Family Swim

Sunday: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. 
*Parents must accompany children!

 
Admission

Pre-School (0-2years)  FREE
Child (3-14 years)  $3.00
Youth (15-17 years)  $4.00
Adult (18+ years)  $6.00
Family (immediate)  $15.00 
Aquacize Drop-in  $6.00

Program times subject to change. 
For more information on Water Park Programs, 
please call 786-1740.

  

 

 

 

Lane / Intersection Closure Notice

 
Please be advised of an ongoing scheduled lane closure on Broadway Street West at Laurier Avenue. Eastbound traffic on Broadway will be reduced to one lane in this area and the intersection of Laurier Avenue and Broadway Street will be completely closed to traffic.

SaskTel will have contractors on site at this location performing construction on their facilities.

Please follow the traffic route signs posted and travel with caution in the construction area.

If you have any questions regarding this closure, please contact Rob Humphries at SaskTel at (306)777-3468.

City of Yorkton Planning & Engineering 786-1730
 

 

 

 

Request for Quotation
Janitorial Services

 
Name of Quotation: Janitorial Services City Hall / R.C.M.P / Postal Boxes
Quotation must be received by: 4:00 p.m. on October 6 , 2006

Please send sealed Quotation clearly marked:
 
JANITORIAL SERVICES CITY HALL / R C M P
to:
Department of Leisure Services 
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Quotation:
Proposal specifications are available at Leisure Services, 2nd floor, City Hall, 37 - 3rd Avenue North, Yorkton, Saskatchewan.

Any questions must be sent to the contact person, via-email to , no later than 1 week prior to the quotation closing date.

Quotations will not be considered if an on-site inspection has not been completed prior to quotation being submitted.

Quotations shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for Quotation closing.

Quotations received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the quotation procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Dennis Woroschuk, Facilities Manager 
Phone: 621-5320 
Fax: 786-6880 
Email: 

The City reserves the right to reject any or all quotations. 
Lowest or any quotation not necessarily accepted.

 

 

 

 

Request for Tender
2006 Supply of Granular Material

 
Name of Tender: 2006 Supply of Granular Material 
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26 , 2006

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
2006 Supply of Granular Material
to:
Department of Planning & Engineering 
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
The City is requesting the supply and delivery of: 
   -1,000 cubic yards of crushed gravel 
   -1,000 cubic yards of bedding sand 

Specifications are available at the Department of Planning & Engineering, 37 Third Avenue North, Yorkton, SK.

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Mr. Fran Brimacombe, Engineering Assistant
Phone: 786-1730
Fax: 786-6880

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.
  

 

 

 

Yorkton Sanitary Landfill
Fall and Winter Hours of Operation

 
The fall and winter landfill hours are as follows:

SEPTEMBER 1 TO 30

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

OCTOBER 1 to APRIL 30

Monday to Friday:  
Saturday: 
9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

CLOSED SUNDAYS AND STATUTORY HOLIDAYS

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

 

 

 

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.
    

 

 

 

City of Yorkton Archives

 
The CITY OF YORKTON ARCHIVES is always seeking photographs, postcards, documents, family histories, old letters, calendars, maps and small artifacts related to the history of Yorkton and immediate area.

Call 786-1722 or write to: 

Heritage Researcher, City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, SK 
S3N 2W3 

E-mail: