Municipal Roads for the Economy Program
Department: Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure
WHEREAS environmental reviews, permits from Department of Oceans and Fisheries, and moving of various pipelines and transmission lines requires several months to complete;
WHEREAS these permits expire and require renewals and transmission lines costs could be charged back to the municipality if project is not completed within two years;
WHEREAS the Municipal Roads for the Economy Program requires construction to be completed in the year it has been approved to be guaranteed funding;
BE IT RESOLVED that SARM and the Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure review the Municipal Roads for the Economy Program and allow two years to complete construction of an approved project.