Proposed Amendment to the "Remuneration - Members of Council" Policy No. 10.170
Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Yorkton intends to consider an amendment to the "Remuneration - Members of Council" Policy No. 10.170, at the November 19, 2018 Regular Council Meeting. The proposed amendment to the Policy is to set the Mayor's remuneration to 85% of a Saskatchewan Member of the Legislative Assembly, effective January 1, 2019 in response to the Federal Legislation that removes the tax exemption on 1/3 of Council remuneration for non-accountable amounts. Members of Council pay will remain set at 30% of the Mayor's wage.
To view the proposed Policy, click here.
Questions regarding the proposed amendment may be directed to:
Jessica Matsalla, City Clerk
Phone: (306) 786-1717
Proposed Bylaw No. 20/2018 - Amendment to the Traffic Bylaw No. 18/2016
Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Yorkton intends to consider approving Bylaw No. 20/2018, to amend the Traffic Bylaw No. 18/2016, at the November 19, 2018 Regular Council Meeting. The Proposed Traffic Bylaw Amendment will address clerical errors that were noted and improve clarity throughout the Bylaw. A Public Hearing will be held at the November 19, 2018 Regular Council Meeting to allow the public to express their opinion or concern with any of the changes being proposed.
To view the proposed Bylaw, click here.
Questions regarding the proposed bylaw may be directed to:
Rene Richard, Director of Engineering & Asset Management
Phone: (306) 786-1734
Nicole Baptist, Assistant City Clerk
Public Hearing: City Council will hear all persons who are present and wish to speak to the proposed bylaw and all written submissions will be read verbatim unless the submitter is in attendance to speak on the submission, on Monday, November 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, SK.
Any written submissions must be received by by 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2018 and must be directed to:
Jessica Matsalla, Director of Legislation & Procedures
In Person: 37 Third Avenue North, Yorkton, SK
Via Mail: Box 400, Yorkton, SK S3N 2W3
Citizen Recognition Award Committee - 2018
CITIZEN RECOGNITION AWARDS – CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
NOMINATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED
The Citizen Recognition Awards Committee was formed in January, 2018, to develop a program to annually acknowledge and reward individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the City in various capacities, within City limits. The Committee will be tasked with reviewing nominations received from the public and selecting recipients for the awards in two categories:
1. Adult Civic Recognition – Presented to a citizen to recognize the selfless support the individual has made towards the betterment of the City of Yorkton.
2. Youth Civic Recognition – Presented to a citizen, under the age of eighteen (18) years old prior to December 31 of the current year, to recognize contributions made by the individual towards the betterment of the City of Yorkton
Award recipients will receive a $100 Co-op gift card (thank-you to our friends at Yorkton Co-op for the sponsorship.) They will also get their name inscribed on a plaque that will hang at City Hall!
Winners will be announced at the December 10, 2018 Council Meeting and celebrated at the January 21, 2019 Council Meeting.
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE
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