Public Meetings Schedule for August
Meetings to take place in the Council Chambers at 111 Pinehouse Drive, Saskatoon
Monday, August 11, 2014:
Planning Committee Meeting at 8:30 A.M.
Administration Committee Meeting at 11:30 A.M.
Public Works Committee Meeting at 2:30 P.M.
Monday, August 18, 2014:
Regular Council Meeting at 9:00 A.M.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014:
CPPS Commission Meeting at 5:30 P.M.
Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory
The Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory (PDWA) issued on July 17, 2014 has been rescinded, as of July 22, 2014. The R.M. of Corman Park would like to thank everyone for the patience.
Public Works Construction
The Public Works Department will begin Chipsealing projects around Grasswood. During this time, speeds will be reduced to 60 km/hr.
If you are traveling to the BizHub via Beam Road, there is an alternate route available.
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.
2014 Property Tax Notices were sent out July 10, 2014. If you have not received your Notice by July 31, 2014, contact the R.M. office at 306-242-9303.
Taxes are due December 31, annually. Any outstanding taxes will be assessed 1% interest on the first of each month, beginning January 1.
Free Water Testing - Ministry of Health
The Ministry of Health is offering free bacterioogical testing of well water, if you have been affected by the recent flooding within the Province. Contact the Health Region to obtain sample bottles and forms.
Revised Proposed 5 per Quarter Bylaws - 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.
The bylaws are not considered valid until they receive Ministerial approval therefore we cannot accept rezoning and subdivision applications at this time. We will post updated information on our website when it comes available including application information and requirements.
New Subdivision Servicing Fees
On June 16, 2014 RM Council passed policy PD-002 which provided for an increase in the subdivision servicing fees levied at the time of subdivision by RM Council.
New Re-subdivision Policy - Bylaw 33/13
Ministerial approval was granted on May 6, 2014 for Bylaw 33/13 which allows for the potential re-subdivision of multi-parcel country residential parcels.
Planning Fee Increase
On May 20, 2014 RM Council passed Bylaw No. 14/14 which provided for textual amendments to the Planning Fee Bylaw to increase planning related fees charged by the R.M.
Smartphone Apps for Agricultural Producers
The Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association has launched seven Apps for Agricultural Producers.
Gopher Control Rebate Program
The Gopher Control Rebate Program has been renewed for 2014 and provides assistance to producers, R.M.'s and Indian Bands who incur significant costs to control gophers.
Langham Transfer Station - Change of Fees
On April 7, 2014 the Langham Town Council passed a Bylaw to commence charging to use the Langham Transfer Station.
Risk of Spring Flooding
Many R.M. of Corman Park homeowners, residents and farmers should consider that there will be a high likelihood of flooding in their area this spring.
RM Newsletter Email Signup
If you would like to receive the RM Newsletter in your email instead of the paper copy, please click on the link to the right and we will add your name to the list. Please remember to include your name and mailing address in the email.
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.
2014 Summer/Fall Newsletter
A paper copy of each newsletter was mailed out already, but if you would like to view a digital copy they are available below.
2014 Mill Rate and Budget Information
Notice - Landfill Rates
South Corman Park Landfill rates have changed, effective April 2, 2013.
New Custom Work Rates
Sask Water Dis-Continuation of Non-Potable Water Service to Rural Residents
All SaskWater customers will be required to either discontinue the non-potable supplies that are residential in nature or, at a minimum,terminate the supply so that it does not enter any residential dwellings prior to December 31, 2014.