Public Meetings Schedule for June

Meetings to take place in the Council Chambers at 111 Pinehouse Drive, Saskatoon  



Comittee Meeting 

Monday, June 8, 2015

 Public Works Committee - 8:30 a.m.

Planning Committee - 11:30 a.m.

Administration Committee - 2:30 p.m.



Council Meeting

Monday, June 15, 2015, 9:00 a.m.

Police Commission

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

Find the Agenda here.



 Fire Ban


The Fire Chiefs for the respective fire departments serving the R.M. of Corman Park have requested that a full fire ban be implemented in the R.M. of Corman Park, effective immediately.  They indicate that due to a very dry conditions, and the number of fires occurring in the area that this is necessary. The ban will be put in place immediately, and does not allow for any open flame fires to be lit within the R.M. of Corman Park until such time that the ban is lifted.



2015 Budget and Highlights

Council at their May 19, 2015 meeting set the mill rate for 2015 at a rate of 6.60, which results in an additional $339,000 of revenue to the R.M. over 2014 rates.  The following table shows the breakdown of where funds are allocated:



Budget Highlights for 2015 include:


  • Capital Budget includes the construction of a new public works shop at a cost of $1.8 million
  • Hard Surface Road Projects will increase to a net cost of $1,494,470
  • Purchase of three new graders at a cost of $605,000 to replace aging fleet
  • Contribution of $400,000 for the purchase of new fire trucks to be used in the RM of Corman Park and surrounding area
  • Gravel supply was increased for roads by $732,668
  • Roadside mowing program has been increased  to improve road safety within the RM of Corman Park
  • A new grader zone has been added within the RM of Corman Park to increase the level of service provided to ratepayers



Assessment Notice

Assessment Notices have been mailed out to each landowner in the R.M.
Included was the Spring Summer Newsletter, which you can read online here.

Find more information here.

Saskatoon North Partnership for Growth (P4G) Regional Plan

The Saskatoon North Partnership for Growth (P4G) is a recently formalized collaborative which includes political and administrative representation from the partnering municipalities of Corman Park, cities of Saskatoon, Warman and Martensville, the town of Osler, and the Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA) in an Advisory Role. For more information, how you can become involved and provide input into the Plan, please visit www.partnershipforgrowth.ca 

Open House Notification on June 2 & 3, 2015 please click 'Read More' below for dates and times. 



5 per Quarter Bylaws 25/14 & 26/14

R.M. Council passed Bylaws 25/14 & 26/14 which proposed amendments to the single parcel country residential density policies in the R.M. from two residential yard sites per quarter to five residential yard sites per quarter.

As of March 20, 2015 the Bylaws have now received Ministerial approval. If you wish to begin your application, please review the BDR process.

Water Systems Annual Notice to Consumers
Below are the 2014 Annual Notice to Consumers for the water quality in the appropriate Hamlets. They will also be posted to our Water Systems Page in teh event this notice is removed from the home page.

Hamlet of Grasswood
Hamlets of Casa Rio & Casa Rio East
Hamlet of Riverside Estates
North Corman Industrial Park 

SaskLotteries Community Grant Program


Through the SaskLotteries CGP, the R.M. of Corman Park can distribute funds to non-profit community organizations assisting with the development of sport, culture & recreation programs which are accessible to the ratepayers within the R.M. 

To be eligible for funding, the proposed project must occur between April 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016. Application forms can be found below and more information on the Grant Program can be found on the SK Lotteries website.


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Road Closures

Range Road 3050 South of Township Road 354 is CLOSED until May 31, 2015.


Construction Projects

Roads Closed  May 24 – 29th

TWP 382 Between RR 3062 & RR 3060

Crews will be milling protruding rocks and doing some re-soil stabilization.

Detour signs will be up as well as local traffic only signs



Flood Program - Private Water Supplies Information


The Saskatchewan Disease Control Laboratory will provide free bacteriological testing for citizens with a private water supply who are concerned that their well or cistern water may have been contaminated by flooding and is unsafe to drink.

In order for customers to receive the payment exempt testing they must submit the following:

  • A blue Public Health Drinking Water Analysis requisition that has been stamped Payment Exempt.
  • Each requisition should also include “Flooded Private Well” written in the comments section.
  • A water sample collected in a 250 mL sterile container.


If the above requirements are not met customers will be charged for the testing of their water sample.


Thank you for your cooperation.  Please contact 306-787-7138 for any information or questions you have.


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Fire Suppression

Effective January 1, 2014, SGI provided a Fire Suppression and Vehicle Extration rate increase.

Landowners are reminded to have sufficient insurance to cover property loss and the cost of fire suppression. If you are planning a Controlled Burn, please contact 1-866-822-8522.


Property Taxes

Taxes are due December 31, annually. Any outstanding taxes will be assessed 1% interest on the first of each month, beginning January 1.

Residents with outstanding taxes are encouraged to contact the R.M. office at 306-242-9303, prior to making payment. This will ensure that all penalties are paid in full as soon as possible.



Tax Installment Payment Plan Service (TIPPS)

The R.M. of Corman Park No. 344 is implementing the Tax Installment Payment Plan Service (TIPPS). TIPPS allows property owners to pay taxes in 12 monthly installments.

More Information...
Apply For TIPPS...

TIPPS Cancellation...


Financial Documents & Newsletters

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2014 Winter Newsletter...

December 31,2013 Financial Statement...

2013 Waterworks Financial Overview...