According to Derek Sieben, the administration and finance chair, the 2018 Saskatchewan Winter Games committee has to raise just over $527,000 to meet their projected budget goal of $1.8 million. file photo/battlefordsNOW staff
Business owners in the Battlefords area can expect a visit from the Saskatchewan Winter Games Committee as it has to raise just over half a million dollars to hit their total budgeted goal of roughly $1.8 million.
North Battleford city council approved the majority of the budget amendments but will consult with the business sector and the public before officially amending the taxation bylaw. Greg Higgins/battlefordsNOW
North Battleford Mayor Ryan Bater, along with council, will make some very tough decisions to balance a nearly 2 million dollar deficit cause by cuts from the provincial budget. Greg Higgins/battlefordsNOW
North Battleford is asking its residents to bring in their hazardous household materials so they can be properly disposed of to help the environment and keep employees safe. Greg Higgins/battlefordsNOW Staff
There was a concern the city wouldn’t be able to afford all the Underground Pipes and Asphalt (UPAR) work proposed after cuts in the provincial budget but, thanks to a low bid on the work from a Battleford company, it looks like everything can be completed as planned.