NEWS & EVENTS
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.

McDonald's Restaurants Coming to Stone Gate Shopping Centre

McDonald's Restaurants has purchased land in the Stone Gate Shopping Centre. The familiar site of the golden arches will be seen as you drive into the City of Melfort in the future.

 
NEWS

City outpaces provincial growth

The population of Saskatchewan continued to grow in 2011 by a rate of 1.3%.  Over the same period, the population of the City of Melfort has grown at a rate of 10%...nearly 8 times the provincial average!

Covered health population figures released by the province earlier this month showed the population of the City of Melfort has grown by 581 people, from 5,834 to an all time high of 6,415.  Growth in the City of Melfort represented over 4% of the growth in the entire province in 2011.  Click here for a copy of the entire Press Release.

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