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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - December 2023

This month's newsletter includes updates on the following items:

  • Options for the Review of Minimum Parking Regulations 
  • Connecting Avenue C: Walking and Cycling Improvement Project
  • Neighbourhood Bikeways 30 km/h Speed Limit Policy
  • Women Leading: Civic Engagement Forum for Immigrant and Refugee Women in Saskatoon
  • Downtown Event and Entertainment District - Phase 1 Engaging on Ideas Engagement Results
  • 2024/2025 Multi-Year Budget 
  • Proposed Closure of Right-of-Way – Portion of Lane Rutter Cres
  • Proposed Closure of Right-of-Way – Portion of Lane Anderson Cres
  • Changes regarding Brighton Blvd/McOrmond Dr
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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - November 2023

November is always a busy month in City Council Chambers. This newsletter provides an update on the following agenda items:

  • Budget Deliberations (November 28 - 30, 2023)
  • Housing Accelerator Fund
  • Provincial Approach to Homelessness - Application for Emergency Residential Shelter
  • Waste Collection Updates
  • 2023 Construction Recap
  • Establishment of 2024 Municipal Ward Boundaries
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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - September 2023

For this month's newsletter, I will highlight an important event hosted by my female colleagues called Women Leading, provide an update on budget deliberations and the downtown event and entertainment district, provide highlights of decisions before City Council this month and upcoming events in our community.

Highlights include:

  • Budget Next Steps 
  • Women Leading: Civic Engagement Forum for Immigrant and Refugee Women in Saskatoon
  • Downtown Event and Entertainment District Funding Tools
  • Black Bin Utility Update
  • Governance Model of Appeal Boards
  • Comprehensive Zoning Bylaw Review - Amendment Package Seven

 

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Ward 8 Update
Special Budget Meetings - Outcomes and Next Steps

City Council has been meeting regularly to discuss a funding gap that was identified for the upcoming 2024 and 2025 budget. This gap was identified as a part of our budgeting process and is not an indication of the final property tax impact for 2024 or 2025. Nor does this funding gap impact the 2023 budget.

This post summarizes the decisions made at the August 31 Special Budget Meeting and what to expect for next steps.

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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - August 2023

City Council has been hard at work this summer with our regularly scheduled meetings and additional Special Budget Meetings. This newsletter provides an update on the budget, decisions before City Council this month, and a few ward specific updates.

A few highlights include:

  • Discretionary Use Application – Private School – 1636 Acadia Drive
  • Changes to Traffic Bylaw 
  • Changes to the bylaw for fireworks 
  • Road Renaming Follow-up
  • Lac La Ronge Indian Band Urban Reserve Creation 
  • Request for Internal Borrowing for Black Carts 
  • Community Risk Reduction
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Ward 8 Update
August 31 Special Budget Meeting

Earlier this year the City recently identified a significant funding gap for the upcoming 2024 and 2025 budget. This gap was identified as a part of our budgeting process and is not an indication of the final property tax impact for 2024 or 2025. Nor does this funding gap impact the 2023 budget.

This post is meant to provide an update about what items will be discussed at the August 31, 2023 Special Budget Meeting and what decisions have been made the three previous Special Budget Meetings.

All decisions made at this meeting will lead to the creation of the 2024 and 2025 budget, with final decisions being made during Budget Deliberations on November 28 - 30, 2023. Please do not hesitate to get in touch and share your feedback at any point in this decision making process.

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Ward 8 Update
August 15 Special Budget Meeting

The City recently identified a significant funding gap for the upcoming 2024 and 2025 budget. This gap was identified as a part of our budgeting process and is not an indication of the final property tax impact for 2024 or 2025. Nor does this funding gap impact the 2023 budget.

This post is meant to provide an update about what items will be discussed at the August 15, 2023 Special Budget Meeting and what decisions were made at the July 25, 2023 Special Budget Meeting. 

All decisions made at this meeting will lead to the creation of the 2024 and 2025 budget, with final decisions being made during Budget Deliberations on November 28 - 30, 2023. Please do not hesitate to get in touch and share your feedback at any point in this decision making process. 

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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - July 2023

This month's newsletter focuses predominantly on the upcoming Special Budget Meeting as well as what to expect on the City Council agenda. Other features in the newsletter include a few things happening in or nearby our ward. 

Items before City Council include:

  • Special Budget Meeting
  • Rezoning - Brighton Gate South
  • Multi Unit Residential Recycling Contract Renewal  
  • Corridor Planning Program
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Ward 8 Update
July Special Budget Meeting

The City recently identified a significant funding gap for the upcoming 2024 and 2025 budget. This gap was identified as a part of our budgeting process and is not an indication of the final property tax impact for 2024 or 2025. Nor does this funding gap impact the 2023 budget.

This post is meant to provide an update about what items will be discussed at the July 25, 2023 Special Budget Meeting. 

All decisions made at this meeting will lead to the creation of the 2024 and 2025 budget, with final decisions being made during Budget Deliberations on November 28 - 30, 2023. Please do not hesitate to get in touch and share your feedback at any point in this decision making process. 

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Ward 8 Update
Ward 8 Newsletter - May and June 2023

This months newsletter includes updates relating to:

  • Budget and the funding gap - what does this mean?
  • Civic Engagement Forum for Immigrant and Refugee Women in Saskatoon
  • Cycling and safety improvements
  • Zoning bylaw amendment
  • New Animal Services Contracts
  • Future of the City Greenhouse 
  • Dedicated Transit Support Workers 
  • E-scooter pilot