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Ward 8 Update
Foxtail Be Gone Guide

The City is pleased to introduce a new guide, Foxtail Be Gone, which contains prevention and control techniques for foxtail barley.

Ward 8 Update
Arrival of Transit in Brighton

After much anticipation, Transit is coming to Brighton on May 31, 2021.

As of May 31, 2021 riders can request a trip to and from any transit stop throughout the entire city including Brighton and the new Costco! This service will be available from Monday to Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., transfer-free or with connections to our high frequency corridors.

Ward 8 Update
Foxtail Barley Enforcement 2021

The City received a report back in March 2021 outlining the Administration's plan to enforce Foxtail Barley proactively for the 2021 season. Due to time constraints in March, the report was only considered by the Standing Policy Committee on Planning, Development and Community Services in April. This blog post provides an update of the measures proposed.

City Council in Brief
City Council in Brief - March 2021

In brief, this post highlights five items of public interest that were discussed during the March 2021 City Council meeting. 

Highlights include:

  • information on the amendments to the Brighton Concept Plan
  • welcoming the new City Clerk, Adam Tittemore. 
  • confirmation of the municipal tax policy, including a detailed analysis on best practices. 
  • approval in principle of the Urban Forest Management Plan.
  • update on leaves of absences and supports for member of City Council.
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Speed Limit Review Survey

Have you heard about discussions regarding speed limits in residential neighbourhoods? Perfect, we want to hear from you!

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Brighton Concept Plan Amendment

Brighton residents, please note an application has been made to amend the Concept Plan for the neighbourhood.

The amendment proposes several reconfigurations in the west, and southern portions of the neighbourhood. This includes changes to some of the land uses, street network, linear park design, and service networks. The following link provides information on how to share feedback with the City and the proponent, background, process and information on the application.

Ward 8 Update
Successful construction season with an ambitious list of projects now complete

An annual $61 million budget for road rehabilitation and maintenance ensures Saskatoon’s streets, bridges and sidewalks remain safe and long-lasting. 

Ward 8 Update
Snow removal - In response to 2020 winter storm

Neighbourhood snow removal gets underway ❄️❄️

The City started removing snow from residential streets on Dec. 2 in response to the severe snow accumulation in November that left many residential streets impassable.

City Council in Brief
City Council in Brief - September 2020

In brief, here are seven items of public interest that were discussed during the September 2020 City Council meetings.

  • P4G Public Hearing
  • Sawēyihtotān Pilot Project
  • Net Zero Demonstration Project
  • Environmental Sustainability Reserve
  • Organics Processing Update


City Council in Brief
City Council in Brief - August Edition | 2020

In brief, here are eight items of public interest that were discussed during the August 2020 City Council meetings.

  • Short-term Accommodations
  • Saskatoon Transit: Masks
  • Brighton Child Care Centre
  • Nuisance Tree Policy Update
  • Brighton: Polling Location Update
  • Good Neighbour Guide
  • MOU with Meewasin
  • Mail-in Ballots