Sep. 26, 2016
Summer just flew by and Fall is creeping in, before you know it the Midterm Convnetion will be upon us. The 2016 Midterm Convention will be held in Saskatoon at TCU Place on November 9 & 10. The agenda is nearly finalized, just waiting on a few confirmations.
The deadline to have resolutions in for this convention is October 7, 2016.
Sep. 26, 2016
For Immediate Release September 26, 2016
SARM Opposed to Federal Carbon Tax
As the Federal Government considers a federal tax on carbon, it is important that both the benefits and negative impacts of such a policy be fully explored. The Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) is apprehensive of an approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) that does not take into consideration the unique situation of various industries in each province and is opposed to a...
Sep. 14, 2016
The “Running for Municipal Council: What you need to know” document is geared towards individuals who may be interested in or considering running for council in the upcoming municipal election. The intent of this document is to better inform citizens of the process of running for council and to provide a brief overview of what they can expect should they be successful in their quest of municipal office. A municipality may also decide to use this resource in advance of your municipal...
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Sep. 12, 2016
For Immediate Release September 12, 2016
Rural Saskatchewan’s Federal Priorities
The Federal budget submission that the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) is presenting to the Federal Government for consideration for the 2017 budget consists of six recommendations. “These program and funding requests are designed to better the quality of life experienced by those individuals living in rural and remote areas of Saskatchewan and help ensure that families...