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Snow Route Parking Ban in effect - April 14, 2022

Posted on Thursday, April 14, 2022 10:55 AM

A city-wide clearing operation is currently in progress beginning with Priority 1; highways surrounding the City, main streets and sidewalks, and emergency routes; followed by Priority 2; collector streets. A Snow Route Parking Ban will be in effect starting tonight, Thursday, April 14, 2022 at 11 p.m. till 7 a.m.

Snow routes are clearly marked with signs like these:

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Residents are encouraged to check streets for snow route signs, or if unsure, use our snow route parking ban map, located...

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Holiday Hours for Easter, Friday, April 15

Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 10:42 AM

The City of Yorkton will have a number of adjusted hours of operation on Good Friday.

City Hall

  • Closed on Friday, April 15 and will reopen Monday, April 18, at 8 a.m.

Public Works

Garbage and Recycling Collections

  • Residential garbage pickup for Friday, April 15 will be moved to Monday, April 18.
  • Residential recycling pickup for Friday, April 15 will be moved to Friday, April 22. 

Landfill

  • The...

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Public Notice - Proposed Rezoning of 129 & 135 Myrtle Ave

Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 01:37 PM

The City of Yorkton will consider:

  1. Proposed Bylaw No. 9/2022 to Amend the Zoning Bylaw by Rezoning both 129 & 135 Myrtle Avenue from C-1 City Centre Commercial to CMI-1 Commercial-Industrial Transitional; and
  2. A Discretionary Use application to allow for a Self Storage Facility on the same property. The Discretionary Use cannot be considered for approval if the rezoning is not approved. Council approval of the Discretionary Use will enable staff to issue Development and Building Permits, subject...

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Free Parking in Downtown City Owned Lots

Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 08:00 AM

Parking in the downtown City owned parking lots will be free from April 13 - 20, 2022.  

To encourage business activity in the downtown area of Yorkton, City Council voted in favour of offering additional free parking weeks in the downtown City owned parking lots at the December 6, 2021 Council Meeting.  

Stay tuned for more free parking weeks throughout 2022.

Downtown parking lot map

map of downtown parking lots

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SaskEnergy Inspection of Natural Gas Lines

Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 09:32 AM

SaskEnergy, and its subsidiary TransGas, will be performing a variety of safety tests and inspections in Yorkton between April and May, 2022. This inspection is part of their enhanced safety and gas line integrity program.

To inspect their gas lines, they may utilize a variety of techniques that can include both vehicle-mounted equipment and hand-held devices. These highly sensitive instruments are designed to detect natural gas and will be used to survey above and below ground infrastructure....