City of Yorkton News
I want to thank each of you for your input into our community over the past year. Christmas is that time of year when we try to take time out to be with family and friends and to give to those in need. Wouldnt it be nice to have that feeling year round?
Together we can make our City and our world a better place, and it starts right here at home.
On behalf of the hard-working men and women of the City of Yorkton, and members of city council and myself:
Mayor Phil DeVos, Council and
All Employees of the City of Yorkton
The City of Yorkton is inviting applications from people interested in serving on the various Commissions of Council for the year 2003. Appointments will be made early in January to the following:
Development Appeals Board
Economic Development Commission
Leisure Services Commission (includes Municipal Heritage Advisory, Arts Sub-Commission, and Deer Park Advisory) Municipal Planning Commission (includes Public Transit and Airport Services)
Yorkton Local Library Board and Parkland Regional Library Board
Yorkton Housing Corporation
Protective Services Commission
Please provide a brief letter of application by December 20th, 2002 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 Phil DeVos
City of Yorkton
Please be advised that City Hall will be CLOSED on Friday, December 27th. City Hall will be open for business as usual on Monday, December 30th.
The first council meeting of 2003 with be held on January 13th at 7:00p.m.
|Saturday, December 21st||7:45pm - 9:00pm|
|Saturday, December 28th||7:45pm 9:00pm|
|Sunday, December 29th||7:00pm 8:30pm|
|Monday, December 30th||7:15pm 8:45pm|
|Friday, December 27th||3:15pm 4:30pm|
|Sunday, December 29th||2:00pm 4:00pm|
|Tuesday, December 31st||1:00pm 3:00pm|
|Thursday, January 2nd||2:00pm 4:00pm|
|The Kinsmen Arena will be closed the following dates throughout the Christmas holidays:|
|December 31 evening|
|January 1 day time|
Students (under 16)
Children under 5
|Hosted by:||City of Yorkton Leisure Services Parkland Agriplex|
|Date:||Saturday, December 28, 2002 from 2:30 p.m. 10:30 p.m.|
|Schedule of Events:||Time||Event||Location|
|2:30 4:30 p.m.||Sleigh Rides||Front Entrance|
|2:30 6:30 p.m.||Face Painting & Games||Lobby|
|3:00 4:30 p.m.||Preschool skate||Arena|
|5:00 6:30 p.m.||Public Skating||Arena|
|6:00 8:30 p.m.||Swimming||Aquatic Centre|
|7:00 8:30 p.m.||Public Skating||Arena|
|8:00 10:30 p.m.||Family Dance||Convention Centre|
|Other Events and Details:||Free pop and popcorn will be handed out at the family dance, as well as free coffee for adults The event will feature something for everyone and is open to all ages and families Door prizes for the Family Dance sponsored by local businesses|
|Cost:||The swimming, sleigh rides, face painting, and
public skating are
free of charge.
There will be a silver collection at the door of the family dance.
For more information call Darren Spelay at Leisure Services, 786-1750
Holidays are a time to spend with friends and loved ones, relaxing and enjoying the company. The Aquatic Centre has the perfect solution! Come to any Public swim time and enjoy splashing around in the pool, or relaxing in our whirlpool or sauna. There are extra leisure swimming times scheduled for the Christmas break.
In addition to the regular swim times, there is public swimming on December 23, from 2-4pm, December 27, from 1-3pm, and December 30 from 2-4pm.
Phone 786-1744 for more information on Aquatic Centre events!
|Price of Plots||FEES|
|Graves - Per Plot||$437.00|
|Infant Community Grave||$218.50|
|Opening and Closing|
|Burial of Ashes Summer (April 16 - Oct 14)||$126.50|
|Burial of Ashes Winter (Oct 15 April 15)||$161.00|
|Child's Grave (10 years and under)||N/C|
|Saturday Funerals (Regular & Cremation)||$201.25|
|Sunday & Statutory Holidays (Regular & Cremation)||$546.26|
|Removal of Remains From one Grave to Another||$900.00|
|From Yorkton City Cemetery||$600.00|
|Monument Permits||$ 80.50|
|Vault Handling Fee|
|Fibreglass Vault||$ 53.50|
|G.S.T. included in all fees|
|Ό and ½ Ton Trucks, Utility Trailers, Sport Utility, Vans||$ 5.00|
|1 Ton Trucks, Tandem Trailers, Cube Vans||$12.00|
|2 and 3 Ton Trucks, Tandem Trucks||$24.00|
|Semi-Trailer Trucks, Fifth Wheel Trailers||$35.00|
|Petroleum Contaminated Soil||$12.00/cu. yd.|
|Carcasses - Small||$24.00|
|Out-of-City Garbage||$ 5.00/cu. yd.|
|Opening and Covering Fees (minimum) 1 Ton Truck||$ 60.00|
|Single Axle Dump Truck||$120.00|
|Tandem Axle Dump Truck||$220.00|
|Plus in addition to the above fees Standard Asbestos Bag||$ 7.00/bag|