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Public Notice Proposed Closure of Unused Road Allowance Bylaw No. 1/2021

Posted on Tuesday, February 02, 2021 03:49 PM

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All of Road Allowance ORA 013-03-1-W2 Ext. 0 and Part of Road Allowance ORA 144-26-4-W2

Civic Address: Range Road 2044, south of Grain Millers Drive

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The City of Yorkton proposes to permanently close a portion of undeveloped Range Road 2044, south of Grain Millers Drive and north of the CP rail line. The portion of closed right-of-way is intended to be added to the City's industrial land inventory. Permanent road closures must be approved by the Province, and...

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Traffic Light Maintenance

Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 03:38 PM

As part of the city’s annual traffic light maintenance program, a city contractor will be testing traffic control signals throughout Yorkton this weekend (January 23 to January 24). Can-Traffic Services will handle the testing procedure, putting intersection signals on FLASHING for up to an hour while they are tested and monitored. The lights will be flashing in both directions, and all traffic will need to come to a complete stop before proceeding as you would at any four way stop intersection.

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Battery Recycling Now Available

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:09 PM

SARCAN in Yorkton now accepts used single-use and rechargeable consumer batteries (weighing less than five kilograms each), excluding lead acid batteries. This does not include car batteries, these may be recycled at the point of sale as well as Smith Steel.

As part of the new program, an environmental handling fee will be paid at the point of purchase effective January 1, 2021. The fee rates range, depending on the size of battery and the chemistry type. For example, fees for AAA and AA batteries...

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Introducing @cityyorkton

Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 02:53 PM

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The City of Yorkton has news for you and it’s insta good!
It took us a while but it's finally official, the City of Yorkton is on Instagram. Stay in the loop with us by following @cityyorkton.
Use #yqv for a chance to be featured.

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Free Holiday Parking in Downtown City Owned Parking Lots

Posted on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 10:19 AM

This holiday season the downtown City owned parking lots will be free starting on December 15 till December 28, 2020.

To encourage business activity in the downtown area of Yorkton, City Council voted in favour of offering free parking in the downtown City owned parking lots at the December 14 Council Meeting.

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