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.


Paddling/splash pools will reopen on Monday, July 3, 2017!
New this year - open on Saturday afternoons

During those summer months when the kids are out of school and looking for something to keep them busy, send them down to one of the playgrounds operated by the City of Melfort. These playgrounds have up-to-date play structures geared towards the 2 – 5 year olds and a rotating City-operated playground program that runs during the months of July and August on Monday to Friday from 12:00  to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 1:00 - 4:00 pm  
(July 3 - Aug 23, 2017 Playground Printable)

  • Burke Kinsmen Playground: 
    Spray pad & Program located at the corner of Broadway Ave South & Melfort Street.
  • Brunswick Kinsmen Playground:Paddling Pool & Program located at the corner of Brunswick Street & Bemister Ave E
  • 2017 Mid-summer Splash Bash - Wednesday, July 26 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  
  • 2017 Year End Wrap up Party - Wednesday, August 23 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
In addition to these playgrounds with water features, there are also two other playground areas. One of these is located just off Broadway Avenue North at the former Broadway School, with green space and playground equipment. There is also a play area located on the east end of Park Avenue, called the Melfort Creek Playground.             

For more information on the playgrounds please contact city hall 
Phone 306-752- 5911
or by e-mail