Municipal Update

October 5, 2020

Municipal Update
October 5, 2020
  • Ask Your Questions at the Provincial Election Forum
  • $10 Billion Announced for New Major Infrastructure
  • Regional Meetings Online this December
  • Amendments to the Municipal Acts
  • SEDA Virtual Forum: Be the Changemaker
  • Resources to Ensure Safe Municipal Elections
  • Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers Winner of Crime Stoppers International Award
  • COVID Alert App in Saskatchewan
  • Advocacy Update – Municipalities of Saskatchewan Provincial Election Advocacy Campaign
  • Events
  • Convention 2021 – Small Community Support Initiative
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

September 21, 2020

Municipal Update
September 21, 2020
  • 2021 Virtual Convention and Tradeshow
  • ICIP Applications Being Accepted for COVID-19 and Green Landfill Decommissioning Infrastructure Streams
  • Don’t Miss Our Next Municipalities of Saskatchewan Webinar
  • Election Information from the Saskatchewan Health Authority
  • Municipal Governance 101: Recordings Now Available
  • More than 120 Infrastructure Projects Submitted for Final Approval
  • Reminder to Report Election Results to the Ministry of Government Relations
  • Rail Safety Week September 21-27
  • Virtual Asset Management Training
  • FCM Urging Rapid Housing Solutions During COVID-19
  • Cleanfarms Collecting Unwanted Agricultural Pesticides This Fall
  • Advocacy Update
    • Prompt Payment Costly to Saskatchewan’s Hometowns
    • Meeting with MP Andrew Scheer
  • Events
  • Convention
    • Deadline for Resolutions: November 1
    • Last Chance to recognize Outstanding Members of Your Municipal Team
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

September 8, 2020

Municipal Update
September 8, 2020
  • 618 Additional MEEP Projects Approved
  • Submit Your Resolutions
  • Don’t Miss our Virtual Hall Sessions for Municipal Leaders and Residents
  • Election Resources During COVID-19
  • FCM Virtual Elections and Annual General Meeting
  • Dispelling Myths and Misconceptions of Heritage Designation
  • Virtual Asset Management Training
  • PLANet for MEPP Members is Live
  • Do You Know A Deserving Volunteer?
  • Community Initiatives Fund Community Grant Program
  • Advocacy Update - Run, Win, Lead: Toward Parity in Municipal Politics
  • Events
  • Convention - Don’t Miss Your Chance to Nominate
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

August 24, 2020

Municipal Update
August 24, 2020
  • Expanded Federal Project Funding During COVID-19
  • Last Chance to Nominate
  • This September – Virtual Sessions for Municipal Leaders and Residents
  • Increased Funding for Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program
  • Share Your Thoughts on Asset Management in Canada
  • Responders First Contest
  • PLANet for MEPP Members
  • Bear-Proof Your Community
  • Changes to WCB’s Employer’s Initial Report of Injury Form
  • Advocacy Update – First Municipal projects Approved Under Targeted Sector Support
  • Events
  • Convention – Recognize a Community Leader
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

August 10, 2020

Municipal Update
August 10, 2020
  • Municipalities of Saskatchewan Webinar: Keeping COVID in the Penalty Box – Safely Re-opening Recreation Sites
  • Changes to The Statements of Provincial Interest Regulations
  • Virtual Sessions for Municipal Leaders and Residents
  • PLANet for MEPP Members
  • Positive Aging in Saskatchewan
  • Filling the Affordable Rental Housing Gap
  • Sample Bylaw for Mail-in Ballots
  • Events
  • Convention – Submit your SMA Nomination Before Nominations Close Next Month
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

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July 27, 2020

Municipal Update
July 27, 2020
  • Municipalities of Saskatchewan Webinar: Building Inclusive Communities
  • Federal Funding for Municipalities Part of “Safe Restart” Agreement
  • Virtual Sessions for Municipal Leaders and Residents
  • Sample Bylaw for Mail-in Ballots
  • $12 Million of Work Approved in Well Abandonment Program
  • Provincial Funding for City Policing Initiatives
  • AM Capacity Needs Survey
  • Continued Vigilance Encouraged with COVID-19
  • Events
  • Convention – Nominate to Celebrate
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

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July 13, 2020

Municipal Update
July 13, 2020
  • Virtual Sessions for Election Candidates
  • 139 New Projects Approved through MEEP
  • Building Standards and Licensing Branch Workshop – Now Available via Webinar
  • Help Stimulate the Economy by Supporting the Saskatchewan Media Production Industry
  • Clarification: North Central Transportation Planning Committee Municipal Support Program
  • Applications Being Accepted for Traffic Safety Grants
  • SHA Reminding Residents to Be Vigilant with COVID-19
  • Lake Diefenbaker Irrigation Project
  • CIF Proceeding with October 1 Deadline
  • Events
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

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June 29, 2020

Municipal Update
June 29, 2020
  • Don’t Miss Tomorrow’s Webinar
  • Virtual Sessions for Election Candidates
  • Meetings Recap: Town, Village, and Northern Sector Meeting and CMC
  • 50 Communities Receiving Traffic Safety Fund Grants
  • Show Support for the Small Businesses in Your Community
  • Climate Leadership Course for Elected Officials
  • Ombudsman Saskatchewan’s 2019 Report
  • Help Us Spot New Legal Precedents
  • Listen to the CBC Podcast on FCM’s Western Economic Solutions Taskforce
  • Advocacy Update – Posting Public Notices in Newspapers
  • Events
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

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June 15, 2020

Municipal Update
June 15, 2020
  • Two Webinars Happening This Month
  • Don’t Miss the Town, Village, and Northern Sector Meeting
  • Municipal Economic Enhancement Funding Now Available
  • Virtual Information Session on Navigable Waters
  • Bear-Proof Your Community
  • Submit Your Nominations for the Community Safety and Well-Being Award
  • Northern Central Transportation Planning Committee – Municipal Support Program
  • Advocacy Update – Federal Emergency Funding for Municipalities
  • Events
  • Classifieds
  • Grants

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June 1, 2020

Municipal Update
June 1, 2020
  • Provincial Budget June 15
  • New Date Set for Town, Village, and Northern Sector Meeting
  • Nominate Your Community for a Saskatchewan Municipal Award
  • Respect in the Workplace
  • Applications Open for Emergency Community Support Fund
  • Short Term Rentals Survey
  • Advocacy Update – Emergency Rooms Re-opening in 12 Communities After Temporary Closure
  • Events
  • Convention 2020: Sessions on YouTube
  • Classifieds
  • Grants