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City of Yorkton News
March 6 to March 12, 2003


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Career & Business 'Xpo Winners

Winners of the door prizes at the City of Yorkton booth 
during Yorkton Career & Business 'Xpo were:

  • Round of Golf at Deer Park Municipal Golf Course 
- Sara Kenshil and Ray Osicki
  • City of Yorkton Bag Cooler
- Pam Alexson

Thank you to all visitors to our booth!




Aquatic Centre News

There is a new session of swimming lessons starting!! There are lessons on Saturdays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Monday/Wednesdays. Every Red Cross Aqua Quest level is being offered, including AquaTots and AquaAdults. The space is limited, so make sure that you register early. Session begins on March 22, 2003.

Theme Nights are continuing at the Parkland Aquatic Center. The theme for Monday, March 10 will be Boat Safety!! Learn how to be boat safe. This clinic is just in time to learn the basics before summer gets here.

Phone 786-1744 for more information on Aquatic Center events!




Next Council Meeting

The Next council meeting will be held on March 10th at 7:00p.m



Demolition Tender Extended

Note Regarding Demolition Tender

Regarding Demolition Tender 34, 36 & 42 Broadway Street East

The Closing Date for the Tender is extended to:

2:00 p.m. 
March 11, 2003




Artifacts Sought

The City of Yorkton Municipal Heritage Advisory Commission is seeking:

  • documents 
  • small artifacts
  • newspapers
  • publications
  • news clippings
  • calendars
  • post cards
  • maps
  • scrap books and the like relating to the history of Yorkton and area

Call 786-1750




Public Notice
Notice of Meetings


The next meeting of the Protective Services Committee will be held on:

Date:  March 18, 2003
Time: 7:00 a.m. 
Location: Meeting Room "A" -- City Hall

The next meeting of the Municipal Heritage Advisory Sub-Committee will be held on:

Date:  March 13, 2003
Time: 3:00 p.m. 
Location: Meeting Room "C" -- City Hall

The next meeting of the Ravine Ecological Preserve Sub-Committee will be held on:

Date:  March 12, 2003
Time: 7:15 a.m. 
Location: Travel Lodge 

The next meeting of the Economic Development Committee will be held on:

Date:  March 18, 2003
Time: 5:00 p.m. 
Location: Good Spirit REDA Boardroom 23-D Smith Street W.



Job Opportunity 
Summer Programmers


4 (four) - Full Time Summer Culture, Recreation and Sport Programmer Positions

The programmers will be responsible for development of the Summer Programs within the City of Yorkton. You will be responsible for planning, marketing, implementing and evaluating the Summer Program for children and youth 6 -11 years of age.

Application Deadline: Monday, March 31, 2003.

Additional information is available in Employment.





Having a 
"Special Anniversary" or a "Milestone Birthday"?

The City of Yorkton would like to recognize citizens of Yorkton who are celebrating a "milestone birthday" or Golden Anniversary or better, by sending a letter and congratulatory certificate.

If you, or someone you know, will be celebrating such an occasion, please contact City Hall at 786-1705.




Gloria Hayden
Community Centre

Birthday Parties

Please call 786-1777 for
 rates and bookings.

Walking/Jogging Track
Open 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Noon to 5 p.m. weekends
$1 per visit or monthly pass for $15