2006 SARM June Division Meetings

For Immediate Release

SARM will begin its annual round of Division Meetings on June 20, 2006, at the Town Hall in Kipling.

Main agenda items include Clearing the Path and primary weight expansion, an address from Government Relations, and Pandemic Planning. Clearing the Path is a joint initiative between SARM and SUMA that has made recommendations to remove municipal impediments to economic development and improve the business climate in rural Saskatchewan.

In the northern region meetings on June 27, 28, and 29, Government Relations Minister Harry Van Mulligen will address delegates. SARM President David Marit, and Vice-President Jim Hallick will be in attendance at all meetings.

The meeting schedule is as follows:

Division 1 – June 20 – Town Hall, Kipling

Division 2 – June 21 – Prince of Wales Cultural & Recreation Centre, Assiniboia

Division 3 – June 22 – Days Inn, Swift Current

Division 4 – June 27 – Legion Community Centre, Kelvington

Division 5 – June 28 – Saskatoon Inn, Saskatoon

Division 6 – June 29 – Alex Dillabough Centre, Battleford

All meetings start at 9:15 a.m. and end at about 4:00 p.m. For a complete agenda, please visit the SARM website at www.sarm.ca or call the SARM office at (306) 757-3577.

For more information contact:

David Marit                           Ken Engel

President                             Executive Director

Cell: (306) 476-7754              Cell: (306) 536-2948

Home: (306) 476-2600           Office: (306) 757-3578