POP: Rural Gas Program
Res #: POP 4-18M
Responses Received: No
WHEREAS the cost of installation of natural gas services to rural residents has become cost prohibitive and is preventing many rural ratepayers from accessing this service;
WHEREAS the Province of Saskatchewan has provided assistance under the Rural Gas Program in the past;
WHEREAS the Province of Alberta provides assistance under the Alberta Rural Gas Program.
BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby SaskEnergy regarding a program to assist rural residence, businesses and industries for a 50 per cent cost-share reduction in the cost of rural gas services.