Increase Fines for Littering

Res #: 20-23A
Number: 20
Year: 2023
Midterm: No
Expired: No
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment

WHEREAS littering has become a significant issue for RM’s throughout the province costing RM’s time and money
cleaning up the mess.

WHEREAS garbage is unsightly and creates a risk to wildlife and the environment.

WHEREAS conservation officers are left to deal with people’s garbage which is taking them away from other pressing

BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the provincial government to increase the fines to those that are littering.