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Source: Town of Kindersley, May 14, 2019

Council Meeting Highlights

Town Council held their Regular Meeting on Monday, May 13, 2019. The following resolutions were made regarding the 2019 Capital and Operating Budget, Mill Rates and Minimum Tax, and various Bylaws.

A public hearing was held to discuss Bylaw 06-19 being a Bylaw to amend Bylaw 03-14 known as the Official Community Plan and Bylaw 07-19 being a Bylaw to amend Bylaw 04-14 known as the Zoning Bylaw. Hearing no objections, Council approved the second and third readings of the Bylaws.

The Operating and Capital Budget was adopted for the year of 2019.

The 2019 Mill Rate was adopted by Council.

The abatement of the 2019 municipal taxes (non-profit organizations) was authorized in the amount of $9,299.16.

Council acknowledged that lease holders located at the Kindersley Regional Airport providing aviation-based business operations may include the supply of Aviation or Jet “A” Fuels in those business operations and that any lease holders providing the supply of Aviation or Jet “A” Fuels shall ensure that they are adhering to any and all applicable government regulations and/or standards and/or permissions from approving authorities.

Chief Administrative Officer Audrey Hebert was authorized to prosecute bylaws within the Town of Kindersley, in accordance with Part I, Sub (2) (u) (ii) of The Summary Offenses Procedure Act 1990. The authorization is effective immediately.

A letter will be composed upon the Mayor’s letterhead and sent to the Honourable Donna Harpauer, Minister of Finance regarding the Saskatchewan government’s commitment to begin work immediately on an agreement which will equally share the cannabis excise tax with Saskatchewan municipalities.

A Home-based business application was approved for a discretionary use at the residence of 200 4th Avenue East.

Council resolved to authorize Administration to retain title to Lots 4 & 5, Block 4, Plan #63S09696-1 having been acquired pursuant to The Tax Enforcement Act, and that outstanding taxes and TTP costs in the amount of $19,028.98 be paid accordingly.

The list of accounts paid by the Town of Kindersley was accepted in the amount of $1,510,845.63.

Council approved Bylaw 08-19 being a Bylaw to Establish Mill Rate Factors.

Bylaw 09-19 being a Bylaw of the Town of Kindersley in the Province of Saskatchewan to amend Bylaw 08-17 which provides for incurring a debt for the purpose of financing the cost of constructing an Indoor Aquatic Centre was approved.

The consent agenda was approved including the following items: Correspondence for Acceptance and Filing (Saskatchewan Housing Corporation Letter, Saskatchewan Housing Corporation Annual Report, Swift Current 2019 Western Canada Summer Games – Donation Request, Kindersley Detachment – RCMP Report March 2019, Southwest Municipal Government Committee – Invitation to Council and Administration) and Minutes from Committees Reporting to the CAO and Council (WCMGC Minutes – March 28, 2019)

 

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