Apply for the CAP Airport Infrastructure Grant

Jan 15, 2013

The Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure is accepting application for the Community Airport Partnership (CAP) program to eligible airports in southern Saskatchewan. CAP was introduced in 2007 and will be in its seventh year of implementation. Eligible community airports can apply for an infrastructure grant. If recommended by a review panel of aviation experts, a project is cost-shared…

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Upcoming Deadline for Recycling Bridge Funding Program

Jan 14, 2013

The deadline to submit your information for the second payment of the 2012 Municipal Recycling Bridge Funding Program is February 18, 2013. Participants must submit their Receipt Submission Form and tonnage receipts for the months of July 2012 to December 2012 in order to receive reimbursement. Please see the website for more information, and the Receipt Submission Form. Failure to submit…

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Gas Tax Fund Calculator Shows How Funding has Helped Communities

Jan 11, 2013

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) has created a Gas Tax Fund Calculator to show how federal funding has helped communities across Canada. The calculator is part of FCM's campaign for renewed federal funding for municipal infrastructure. FCM is asking for everyone's help leading up to the 2013 federal budget; we encourage you to try out the Gas Tax Fund Calculator, and share the…

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Saskatoon and Regina in Top Five for Economic Activity

Jan 4, 2013

Regina placed third and Saskatoon came in fifth in the country for economic activity. Yesterday, CIBC released an economic snapshot of 25 Canadian cities and their economic activity, looking at population, employment, unemployment rate, housing starts, and other factors to determine the ranking. Population growth, low unemployment rates and housing activity are spurring activity in both of…

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