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NEWS & UPDATES

Join me for coffee!

Have a question or concern regarding Ward 7 or the city at large? This is an opportunity to stop by for refreshments and a chat with Councillor Mairin Loewen in a child/family-friendly environment. Hope to see you October 13! Additional details in poster below.

Pay-as-you-throw Waste and Organics Update

The introduction of a waste utility and curbside organics program is coming before Council for debate tomorrow. This is a complex and challenging issue, and the utility model aims to solve the city's environmental and financial problems with respect to waste. In order...

Update on Avalon Traffic Review: Clarence Avenue and Glasgow Street

For Avalon residents looking for the latest update on the pilot project traffic restriction at Clarence Avenue and Glasgow Street, please check out the latest update from the City’s administration here. The administration is recommending that the turning restrictions...

Plastic Film Recycling Changes

As you may have heard, the City’s blue bin recycling program recently stopped accepting plastic film (i.e. plastic bags, plastic cling wrap, etc.). Removing plastic film from the recycling stream will help to improve the quality of recoverable paper and cardboard,...

Provincial Budget Update

The recent provincial budget – and its possible impacts on Saskatoon – have been in the news a lot lately. If you’re interested in learning more, visit this page or read the following Frequently Asked Questions: What is a grant-in-lieu?  Instead of traditional...

Budget 2017 Update

Hello residents, The new council has been hard at work since the October election starting with orientation, committee meetings, the budget process, and Council. Here are a few highlights of the work we've done so far. Budget 2017 In late November/early December,...

Ward 7 Update: September, 2016

Hi all, This term on City Council is drawing to a close, but I'd like to provide one more update to you on some of the issues taking place at city hall and around the ward before the election period begins. Transit Negotiations As you've probably heard, ATU issued...

Ward 7 Update: Summer 2016

Hello Ward 7 Residents, I hope this summer has treated you well and you've enjoyed some time relaxing with family and friends. Read on for some updates from City Hall: Summer construction Summer is a busy time for all kinds of construction projects around the city,...