City of Yorkton News
December 24 to December 30, 2009




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Next Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held on January 11, 2010 at 5:00 p.m.


 

 

 
Notice of Meeting

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

Date: December 29, 2009
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Tapps Brewing Co.
Luncheon Meeting


 

 

 
Public Notice
City of Yorkton Commissions of Council 2010

The City of Yorkton is inviting applications from people interested in serving on the various Commissions of Council for the year 2010.  Appointments will be made early in January to the following:

  • Business Improvement District Board
  • Development Appeals Board
  • Economic Development Committee
  • Leisure Services Committee (includes Ravine Ecological Preserve Sub-Committee, and Deer Park Advisory Sub-Committee)
  • Municipal Planning Commission (includes Municipal Heritage Advisory Sub-Commission)
  • Protective Services Committee
  • Solid Waste Management Committee
  • Yorkton Housing Committee
  • Yorkton Public Library Board
  • Yorkton Airport Authority

Please provide a brief letter of application by December 31st, 2009 to the undersigned at Box 400, Yorkton, Sask. S3N 2W3.  The application should include a brief description of experience, qualifications and reasons for applying. If you require any information, please call 786-1701.

MAYOR JAMES WILSON
City of Yorkton

 

 

 
Public Notice of Intention to Repeal
Designation as Municipal Heritage Property

Section 17(2), The Heritage Property Act, R.S.S. 1978, c.H-2.2, as amended

Notice is hereby given that not less than thirty days from the date of service of this notice, the Council of the City of Yorkton intends to pass a bylaw pursuant to the provisions of The Heritage Property Act, to repeal the Municipal Heritage Property designation of the following real property known as The Kent Flour Mill, legally described as Blk/Par 13, Plan No. 7023, Extension 0, As described on Certificate of Title No. 97Y04996 and located at 120 Livingstone Street.  The property was originally designated as Municipal Heritage Property by  Bylaw No. 3/97, read a third time and passed on the 12th day of May, A.D., 1997.  The reasons for the proposed repeal are as follows:  1) The City will be owners of this property and a previous building inspection had identified that there are concerns with the exterior walls and support beams thus the building needs to be demolished, 2) There is no viable plan to restore the building, 3) The property will sell without the liability of the buildings. Any person wishing to object to the proposed repeal must serve council with a written objection stating the reasons for the objection and all relevant facts not less than three days prior to consideration of the repealing bylaw. 

Dated this 10th day of December, 2009
Lonnie Kaal – Director of Finance
City of Yorkton

 

 

 
Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw 29/2009

The Council of the City of Yorkton, pursuant to Sections 8(1)(g) and 13 of The Cities Act,hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 29/2009, which provides for the permanent closure of one laneway in Block 18, Plan No. 99Y08572, located directly between Lots 15 and 16, civically known as 194 and 184 Maple Avenue, respectively.
 
The proposed bylaw may be inspected in the office of the Planning and Engineering Department, City Hall by any person without payment of any fees between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., all holidays excepted and up until 12:00 noon Friday January 8, 2010.

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Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday January 11, 2010 in the City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00 p.m. All submissions must be submitted in writing by 12:00 noon Thursday January 7, 2010 to Bonnie Schenher, City Clerk.  Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing, in respect to this application, is in session.

CITY OF YORKTON
Michael Eger  
Planner
Phone: (306) 786-1730
Email:

 

 

 

 
Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw 39/2009

The Council of the City of Yorkton, pursuant to Sections 8(1)(g) and 13 of The Cities Act,hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 39/2009, which provides for the permanent closure of streets and laneways lying north of Madge Way in “Riverside Meadows”, Plan 00Y10405 (as shown in the cross-hatched area on the map, below). Formal closure of the lanes will allow for future registration of the revised subdivision plan.
 
The proposed bylaw may be inspected in the office of the Planning and Engineering Department, City Hall by any person without payment of any fees between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., all holidays excepted and up until 12:00 noon Friday January 8, 2010.

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Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday January 11, 2010 in the City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 5:00 p.m. All submissions must be submitted in writing by 12:00 noon Thursday January 7, 2010 to Bonnie Schenher, City Clerk.  Oral or written submissions will be considered when the Public Hearing, in respect to this application, is in session.

CITY OF YORKTON
Michael Eger  
Planner
Phone: (306) 786-1730
Email:

 

 

 

 
Christmas Break
Kid's Convention

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

December 28 to 31, 2009

Gloria Hayden Community Centre
8:00am to NOON; 1:00pm to 5:00pm
(lunch hour will be supervised if required)

$50.00/participant
Only 30 registrations will be taken

To register call the G.H.C.C. at 786-1776.

 

 

 
Gallagher Centre Water Park
Holiday Hours

December 21/09 to January 3/10

Monday, Dec. 21st to Wednesday, Dec. 23rd

          • 10am-12pm Leisure Swim
          • 1-5pm Leisure Swim
          • 7pm-9pm Leisure Swim

Thursday, Dec. 24th

          • 10am-12pm Leisure Swim

Friday, December 25th & Saturday, December 26th
CLOSED

Sunday, Dec. 27th

          • 1-3pm Family Swim
          • 3-5pm Leisure Swim
          • 7pm-9pm Leisure Swim

Monday, Dec. 28th to Wednesday, Dec. 30th

          • 10am-12pm Leisure Swim
          • 1-5pm Leisure Swim
          • 7pm-9pm Leisure Swim

Thursday, Dec. 31st

          • 10am-2pm Leisure Swim (TWOONIE SWIM)

Friday, Jan. 1st

          • 1-5pm FREE SWIM

Saturday, Jan. 2nd

          • 1-5pm Leisure Swim
          • 7pm-9:30pm Leisure Swim

Sunday, Jan. 3rd

          • 1-5pm Leisure Swim
          • 7pm-9pm Leisure Swim

Regular Water Park Swim hours resume Monday, January 4, 2010
Call 786-1740 if you require further information.

 

 

 
Gallagher Centre Water Park
2010 Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lesson Registrations – 2010
are now being taken!
Call 786-1740 to register!

 

 

 
2009 Holiday Hours

 

 

 
Merry Christmas Message

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New Year's Day Family Fun
at the Gallagher Centre

Friday, January 1, 2010
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

FREE of charge

Public Skating

Leisure Swim at the Gallagher Centre Water Park
Sponsored by the Sunrise Health Region

For more information call 786-1740

 

 

 
Holiday Public Skating & Shinny
at the Kinsmen Arena

Public Skating
December 23, 28, 29, 30, 31
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Shinny

December 23 & 30
11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

December 28, 29, 31
10:00 a.m. to NOON

All players on the ice for shinny require full equipment

The Kinsmen Arena will be CLOSED on the following dates:
December 23rd  – closing at 5:00 p.m.
December 24th  to December 26th
December 31st – closing at 5:00 p.m.
January 1st

For more information call Leisure Services at 786-1750

 

 

 
Request for Proposal
Preferred Service Provider for Data Wiring


Request for Proposal
Preferred Service Provider for Data Wiring

Sealed bids marked "Preferred Service Provider for Data Wiring" will be received at City Clerk's Office, City of Yorkton, Box 400, Yorkton, Saskatchewan, S3N 2W3 up to Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 4:00 p.m.

The City of Yorkton is requesting a proposal for a cabling contractor to become the Preferred Service Provider for data cabling and related services for the City for a fixed term.  Services would include, but would not be limited to, running conduit, pulling/stringing various types of data cable, cable testing, the sale of cables, cable accessories, racks, rack mounts, and data cabinets, as well as consulting services for all of the above.

Complete copies of the Request for Proposal can be obtained from the City Clerk’s office on the second floor of Yorkton City Hall.

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

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

The lowest or any bid will not necessarily be accepted.

Contact Person
Kelly Kaban
Computer/Network Systems Manager
Ph: (306)786-1729
Fax: (306)786-6880

 

 

 
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
• Food Services
• Attractions
• Entertainment
• Transportation

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.


 

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