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City of Yorkton News
February 3 to February 9, 2010




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Next Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held on February 8, 2010 at 5:00 p.m.


 

 

 
Public Notice
Proposed Bylaw No. 5/2010

The Council of the City of Yorkton, pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 2007, hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 5/2010, which is an amendment to City of Yorkton Zoning Bylaw No. 14/2003 to allow for the use of front yard, triple garages in the Riverside Terrace Architectural Control Overlay.

The proposed zoning bylaw amendment 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 February 5, 2010.

Click Here to view Bylaw No. 5/2010

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday February 8, 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 February 4, 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 No. 7/2010

The Council of the City of Yorkton, pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 2007, hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 7/2010, which is an amendment to City of Yorkton Zoning Bylaw No. 14/2003 to establish fees for condominium plan applications.

The proposed zoning bylaw amendment 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 February 5, 2010.

Click Here to view Bylaw No. 7/2010

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday February 8, 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 February 4, 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 No. 8/2010

The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 207 of The Planning and Development Act, 2007 hereby gives notice of its intention to pass Bylaw No. 8/2010, which is an amendment to City of Yorkton Zoning Bylaw No. 14/2003 to increase the maximum site coverage in the R-2 Low Density Residential and R-3 Medium Density Residential zoning districts from forty percent (40%) to forty-five percent (45%).

The proposed zoning bylaw amendment 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 February 5, 2010.

Click Here to view Bylaw No. 8/2010

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday February 8, 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 February 4, 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:

 

 

 
Gallagher Centre Water Park

National Lifeguard Service
**Must have a valid Standard First Aid & CPR C’**

February  5th,6th,7th  and February 12th,13th,14th - 2010
Cost is $236.50
Call 786-1740 to register and for more information.

Scuba Diving Course
Instructor: Kevin Bowes
February 5th ,6th ,7th- 2010
Cost is $279.00 materials and equipment usage included.
Call 786-1740 for more information.

  • Try Field Hockey from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. It's FREE! Meet in the lobby.
    Open to ages 5-12 and 13-18
    Bring clean indoor shoes. All other equipment is provided.

  • Midnight Swim in the Water Park from 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. It's FREE!
    Open to ages 12 and up

Free snacks and draws for door prizes!


 

 

 
Gloria Hayden Community Centre
Drop-In Sports Programs

Drop-In Basketball
Monday Nights
8:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Drop-In Volleyball
Tuesday Nights
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Drop-In Badminton
Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Sundays from NOON to 2:00 p.m.

Ladies Floor Hockey
Wednesday Nights
8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Gloria Hayden Community Centre Gymnasium
Cost is $3.00/person
For more information call 786-1776

 

 

 
Gloria Hayden Community Centre
Drop-In Youth Gym Nights

Thursday Nights
7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
February 4, 11, 18 & 25
March 4, 11, 18 & 25
April 1, 8, 15 & 22

Cost: FREE!!

For youth age 12 and over
Snacks will be provided

Youth will have access to use the gymnasium and
equipment at no charge.

Call Gloria Hayden Community Centre at
786-1776 for more details.

 

 

 
Employment Opportunity
Computer Support Technician

City of Yorkton is recruiting for a
COMPUTER SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
FINANCE DEPARTMENT

The City of Yorkton is seeking a talented and self-motivated individual with a passion for computers and technology to join our Information Technology team as the Computer Support Technician. An ideal candidate would be creative, conscientious, and detail-oriented, with excellent spoken and written communication skills, and with excellent research skills. This dynamic candidate would also be competent in a wide range of disciplines including customer service, hardware, software, networking, databases, web site design, and multimedia creation/design/editing. This person would be able to maintain high levels of confidentiality while offering consistent high-quality service to staff and citizens in an ever-evolving environment.

The Computer Support Technician shall report to and complement the Computer/Network Systems Manager in the overall administration, planning, organizing, co-ordination, control and evaluation of the City of Yorkton's computer operations, programs and network services and all related information services for the City of Yorkton. Candidates should possess a diploma or degree from a recognized post-secondary institution, or the equivalent level of experience, with a primary focus on computer and information systems, or the equivalent from a recognized technical institute.

For a complete Job Fact Sheet, visit our Employment Page.

Applicants should submit a copy of a detailed resume, complete with three references and telephone number, no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 19th, 2010 to:

City of Yorkton Human Resources Department
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email: 
Fax:  (306) 786-6880

The City of Yorkton wishes to thank all prospective applicants; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.