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City of Yorkton News
November 20 to November 26, 2003


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Public Notice
Discretionary Use Application

The Council of the City of Yorkton pursuant to Section 74 of The Planning and Development Act, 1983 hereby gives notice of its intention to consider a Discretionary Use Application for: 
          440 Broadway Street West 
          Lot: E 
          Block: 63 
          Plan: 01Y02763

The Discretionary Use, which is being applied for, is to allow for the development of a Service Station in this location.

Any person may make oral or written representation to City Council at its meeting to be held on Monday, 08 December 2003 in City Hall Council Chambers, Yorkton, Saskatchewan at 7:00 p.m. Oral or written submissions will be considered when the public hearing in respect to this Application is in session.

Jeffery Humble, Director of Planning and Engineering





Public Notice
Notice of Meetings

The next meeting of the Yorkton Housing Corporation Board will be held on:
Date:  November 25, 2003
Time: 1:15 p.m. 
Location: Independent Manor Lounge



Next Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held on December 8, 2003 at 7:00 p.m.



Public Skating 
Kinsmen Arena

Senior/Pre-school Skating 
Kinsmen Arena

Starts Wednesday, October 1st. 
Runs every Wednesday from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

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These programs are FREE OF CHARGE compliments of 
the Painted Hand Community Development Corporation.




Historical Display


is holding a 

Wednesday, November 26th 

Thursday, November 27th

0:30 AM to 8:30 P.M. both days 
<evening hours for your convenience!>

Also, for sale: The book THE WHISKEY MAN 
Buy one or several for Christmas gifts, $10.00 each.




Aquatic Centre News

Synchro Instructor Level One

November 21st 
4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
Upon completion, will be able to instruct Synchro.

Discover Scuba
Sunday, November 30th 
Begins at 6:00 p.m. 
For anyone who would like to discover the world of Scuba.

Lifesaving Instructor 
Must be age 16 or older with a current Bronze Cross (within last two years) 
Fee: $140. This price includes text books and exam fees. 
Friday, December 12th to Sunday, December 14th 
Times: Friday 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
           Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
           Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Allows successful candidates to instruct lifesaving courses.

Arthritis Aquacize:
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays 
$3.50 Drop-In Fee 
A workout designed for joint mobility.

Please be advisedů..the hot tub at the Agriplex Pool is now open!




Kinsmen Walking Track 

Starting December 3rd, 2003, the Kinsmen Walking Track will be closed on Wednesdays from 7:30pm - 8:30pm because the Yorkton Crusaders Track Club will be training.

This will remain in effect from December 3rd, 2003 to April 2004. The City of Yorkton apologizes for any inconvenience. Thank you for your cooperation.




Free Legal Information Sessions

Yorkton Public Library
Wills and Estates for Farmers

Who should make a will and what can be included? Discusses the legal requirements for a valid will; what happens to an estate if there is no will; and tips for estate planning.

7:00 p.m.
November 25,2003
Yorkton Public Library
93 Broadway West
Yorkton, SK


Cyndi Nijssen, Lawyer

All programs are free and open to the public.