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City Landfill reopens with detours in place

Posted on Friday, May 20, 2022 03:00 PM

Update at 2:50 p.m.

The City Landfill has reopened to the public with detours in place. Anyone bringing a vehicle 3 tonnes and over must use the detour to the north, and enter the City Landfill from the east entrance.

If your vehicle is less than 3 tonnes, you can use either the north or south detour to get to the City Landfill. 

Upon entry you must report to the scale house prior to dumping.

The landfill will be open today, Friday, May 20 until 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m....

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Holiday Hours for Victoria Day, Monday, May 23

Posted on Friday, May 20, 2022 11:33 AM

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The City of Yorkton will have a number of adjusted hours of operation on Victoria Day, Monday, May 23.

City Hall

  • Closed on Monday, May 23 and will reopen Tuesday, May 24, at 8 a.m.

Public Works

Garbage and Recycling Collections

  • Collections will remain as scheduled

City Landfill

  • Open to the public Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21 with detours in place.

  • Closed Sunday, May 22 and Monday, May 23,...

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Resident Sump Pump Advisory

Posted on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 04:02 PM

We are currently experiencing high flow volumes to the Water Pollution Control Plant, and we ask for the public's cooperation in diverting sump pump flows outdoors to the storm sewer system and away from the sanitary sewage system.

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2022 Bicycle Rodeo Kickoff

Posted on Monday, May 16, 2022 03:51 PM

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The ninth annual Yorkton Bike Rodeo kicks off this week from May 16-20, 2022. Grade three students from all eight elementary schools in Yorkton will have the opportunity learn basic bike safety skills, tune up their bikes and practice on an obstacle course. 

The program is a continuation of Bicycle Safety Week and was kicked off at Dr. Brass Elementary school today.

“We’re proud to again be part of this program that began nine years ago, and to partner our local RCMP members and Fire Fighters...

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Earth Day Event Recap and Recycling Program Overview

Posted on Monday, May 16, 2022 08:25 AM

A recycling awareness campaign was organized by RecyclAbility Enterprises in honor of Earth Day on April 22.

"Invest In Our Planet" was the theme of the campaign initiated by RecyclAbility Enterprises. It was a recycling awareness event to celebrate Earth Day. Touring the recycling operation aims to show how the community of Yorkton successfully processed recyclable materials in the recycling facility. 

The campaign was initiated to foster sustainable and clean surroundings with the help of...