NEWS & EVENTS
Notice of SAMA Open House

Saskatchewan Assessment Management Agency (SAMA) will be conducting an open house on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at City Hall to meet individually with property owners to discuss their assessment.

[Wed June 7]
2017 Budget Release

The 2017 budget was a challenging budget requiring difficult decisions to be made to balance the budget while ensuring key programs such as infrastructure maintenance and repair and the transfer to infrastructure replacement are not compromised.

Melfort Skatepark

Quick facts about the Skatepark development process

·         June, 2016:  Council approves Phase 1 of the Spruce Haven Park Development, which includes a budget of $720,700 for the construction of a Skatepark and site servicing. See:  Press Release 

·         July, 2016:  An RFP is issued for the Skatepark Design and Development, which is awarded to New Line Skateparks Inc.

 
MELFORT MARKET AREA INCOMES


Source: Stats Canada Melfort 2006

Canada Agriculture and Agri-Food for Farms 2008
 
Average Per Capita Income
Average per capita income in Melfort’s market area using Melfort’s per capita income as the base for all cities’, towns, villages and hamlets.

Population

Per Capita Income

Total Per Capita Income

27,742

$21,917

$608,021,414

Farm Income

Melfort Market Area Farm Income Totals 2007

Number of Farms

Total Farm & Off-farm Income

Total Farm Income

5,424

$80,797

$438,242,928

Total Income in Melfort Market Area:              $1.046 Billion

Estimated Farm Population using 2.67 people per farm based on Stats Canada average Canadian Family Size in 2001 of 2.67
 
5,424 x 2.67=14,482

Farm Population and Urban Population

Urban: 27,742
Farm: 14,482
Total: 42,224