City of Yorkton News
November 5 to November 11, 2009

Past articles can be found in the Archives.


Next Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held on November 9, 2009 at 5:00 p.m.



Public Skating

Sunday Nights
Starting October 4, 2009
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Admission: $2.25 per person or $5.50 per family
<paid at the Securtek Information Kiosk>
For more information call 786-1740.

Public Skating:
Sunday Nights
Starting October 18, 2009
6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

Pre-School Seniors Skate:
Wednesday Afternoons
Starting October 14, 2009
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

All programs at Kinsmen Arena are FREE of CHARGE.
For more information call Leisure Services at 786-1750.



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.



Public Works
Seized Vehicles for Sale

The City of Yorkton, Public Works Department will have the following seized vehicles for sale by sealed bid.

  1. 1992 Chrysler Fifth Avenue, SN 1C3XV66L0ND760924
  2. Year unknown, Dodge Caravan, SN 1B4GH44R7NX129176
  3. Year Unknown, Dodge Shadow, SN 1B3BP44D4LN230125
  4. Year Unknown, Pontiac Sunbird, SN 1G2JD11K1K7606114
  5. 2002, Ford Expedition, SN 1FMPV18L82LA82130

The mechanical condition of these vehicles is unknown. All vehicles will be sold "As is Where is, Without Warranty". Bid forms can be picked up at the Public Works Department, 85 York Road East, Yorkton, Saskatchewan. All bids must be received at the Public Works Department before 12:00PM, Friday, November 13th. For more information or to book an appointment call 786-1760.



Bid Yorkton

Is your organization trying to plan or bid on a special event in Yorkton?
Don’t know where to start?

The City of Yorkton and Tourism Yorkton have designed a package that will include all the information you need to plan or bid on an event, big or small.
The package includes information on:

  • Accommodations
  • Convention Facilities
  • Food Services
  • Attractions
  • Entertainment
  • Transportation
The Bid Yorkton Package will come with standard information and can be tailored to fit your specific needs.

The Bid Yorkton Package is available to all groups, clubs and organizations planning to host an event in the City of Yorkton.

For more information contact Tourism Yorkton at 783-8707.



Hayland Lease
at Yorkton Municipal Airport

The Yorkton Airport Authority is accepting bids for approximately 456 acres of hayland to be leased. The lease term will be for 6 years beginning in 2010 and ending in 2015.

Bid forms along with the proposed lease agreement are available at the Planning and Engineering Dept., City of Yorkton, 37 Third Ave North, Yorkton, (306)786-1730 from Monday to Friday, 08:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m.

Bids shall be received up to 2:00 pm. C.S.T., Tuesday November 10th, 2009, and shall be in a sealed envelope clearly marked "Hayland Lease at Yorkton Municipal Airport". All bids are to be addressed to the Manager of Engineering, City of Yorkton, P.O. Box 400, Yorkton, SK, S3N 2W3.



Results of Municipal/School Board Elections
within the City of Yorkton, October 28, 2009

James Wilson

Les Arnelien
Ross Fisher
Bob Maloney
Richard Okrainec
Larry Pearen
Chris Wyatt

Board Member – Good Spirit School Division No. 204
Lenore Pinder
Bonnie Rushowick
Ray Sass

Board Member – Christ the Teacher Roman Catholic Separate School Division No. 212
Eugene Fedorowich
Kevin Lubiniecki
Jerome Niezgoda
Doreen Rathgeber



Gallagher Centre Water Park
Program Times

Leisure Swim

Monday to Thursday:
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. FAMILY SWIM *all children must be accompanied by an adult
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Pre-School (0-2years)
Child (3-14 years)
Youth (15-17 years)
Adult (18+ years)
Family (immediate)
Aquacize Drop-in

Program times subject to change.
For more information on Water Park Programs,
please call 786-1740.



Tourism Community
Champions Workshop

The City of Yorkton and Tourism Yorkton are pleased to present:
Tourism Community Champions Workshop
November 6 & 7, 2009
Gallagher Centre – Yorkton, SK

This FREE Workshop will assist participants in becoming more knowledgeable
about the economic benefits of tourism and a more informed champion
for tourism growth in their community.

For more information or to register contact Randy Goulden, Tourism Yorkton
at 783-8707 or



Learn to Dive Clinic

Gallagher Centre Water Park
Sunday November 7, 2009
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Put on by Dive Sask.
Call 786-1740 to Register!



Drop-In Flag Football

Sunday Nights
8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Gallagher Centre Flexihall
$3.00/person (payable at the Kiosk)

Starts October 18, 2009
For more information call 786-1740


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