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.


Landfill Fee Increase January 1, 2014

The minimum charge at the Landfill for residents of Melfort will increase from $20.00/1000 kg (2200 lbs) to $25.00 per 1000 kg (2200lbs) over 100 kg of waste. Non-resident fees will increase from $55.00/1000 kg (2220 lbs) to $60.00/1000kgs (2200) lbs over 100kg of waste. The base rate of $6.00 for the first 100kgs of waste for residents and $10.00 for the first 100kgs of waste for non-residents will remain unchanged.  The new rates are effective January 1, 2014.