Crown Utility Service Lines

Res #: 6-22M
Number: 6
Year: 2022
Midterm: Yes
Expired: No
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Ministry of Crown Corporations, Saskatchewan Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety

WHEREAS Crown Utilities use right of ways to install both overhead and underground service lines.

WHEREAS municipalities may not be aware of the need to upgrade, construct or otherwise excavate right of ways for decades.

WHEREAS the cost of moving or lowering these utilities can be prohibitive and prevent improvements from occurring.

BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the Provincial Government to require the Crown Utilities to cover the cost of moving or lowering utility service lines.