In preparation for the move to bi-weekly garbage pickup, the City of Moose Jaw is offering residents a Composting Workshop on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Kinsmen Sportsplex. Residents are encouraged to recycle and compost in order to assist with bi-weekly garbage and to better manage the challenges facing the City’s Landfill. In support of composting, the City is also offering composting bins at a subsidized rate of $25. Anyone interested can make arrangements for a bin by going to the Engineering Department, 3rd floor, City Hall.
A report on the narrow streets public information sessions will be presented to City Council at an Executive Committee meeting on Monday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers. The report is available for viewing on the City’s website: http://www.moosejaw.ca/wp-content/uploads/April-17_-2017-Executive-Committee-Agenda-Package.pdf#page=2 The report includes comments, resident survey results and recommendations for Council’s consideration. After considering public input, the report recommends reducing the number of streets selected for one-side parking. In addition, the provision for resident-designated permits has been removed. For further information, people can call the Engineering Department at 306 694 4448. This meeting is open to the public.
The City of Moose Jaw has received reports of children playing in and around the slumping area at the south end of Skipton Road on South Hill. The City advises that members of the public must keep away from this area as it represents a significant safety threat. We ask parents to talk with their children about the dangers of this safety hazard. If you see anyone, especially children, around these slumping areas, please call the Moose Jaw Police Service at 306 694 7605. In case of emergency, call 9-1-1.