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.

 
COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT


Community and economic development functions within the City of Melfort are handled by the Community Development Manager under the scope of the Community Services Department.
 
The Community Development Manager is responsible for the administration, planning, implementation and promotion of economic development, tourism, and special community events.

The Community Development Manager is a resource person for local businesses and prospective entrepreneurs and serves as the representative on local and regional development committees, ensuring representation and a voice for the City of Melfort.
 

Direct services carried out by the Community Development Manager:

  • Access to business development resources.
  • Networks to other economic, tourism and business development bodies.
  • Community profiling and information gathering for market research.
  • Business counseling and point of contact for entrepreneurs and existing business and industry.
  • Assistance and guidance in preparation of forms and documentation.
  • Identification and facilitation of new development opportunities
  • Promotion of Melfort for tourism, business development
Links:
Contact:
Brent Lutz, Community Development Manager
Box 2230
Melfort, SK S0E 1A0
Phone: (306) 752-5911
Fax: (306) 752-5556