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.


Mail-in Ballots Now Available

Qualified City of Melfort voters who are unable to vote on Election Day or during the advance polls can participate in the 2016 municipal election by mail-in ballot.

Starting on September 6, 2016, qualified voters can apply to vote using a mail-in ballot.  Application must be made in person at the City Clerk's Office, City Hall, 202 Burrows Avenue West from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.  Applicants must complete a voter's registration form and produce the necessary voter identification. 

In October a ballot package will be mailed to you at your temporary address.  It will contain a ballot and instructions on how to complete and return the ballot package.  It is very important that you carefully follow the instructions for completing and returning the ballot.  In order to be counted, your ballot must be received by the Returning Officer by 8:00 p.m. on October 26, 2016.  Return postage is the responsibility of the voter.