Notice of Call for Nominations

FORM H
[Section 66 of the Act]
Notice of Call for Nominations

Public notice is hereby given that nominations of candidates for the office(s) of:

Mayor: Town of Burstall                 Number to be elected        1

Councillor: Town of Burstall        Number to be elected        4

will be received by the undersigned on the 7th day of October 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Office of the Town of Burstall, 957 Railway Avenue and during regular business hours on September 2nd to October 6th, 2020 at the Office of the Town of Burstall, 957 Railway Avenue.
Nomination forms may be obtained at the Office of the Town of Burstall. 957 Railway Avenue.

Dated this 1st day of September, 2020.

Lucein Stuebing
Returning Officer

 

 

On November 9th, 2020 there will be a Municipal Election.  There is call for 1 Mayor & 4 Councillors.  Nomination packages can be picked up at the Town Office starting September 2nd, 2020.

Below I have included what is required to be eligible to be nominated as a candidate.

 

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION, 2015 c. L-30.11 Candidates in municipal election

42(1) A person is eligible to be nominated as a candidate in a municipal election and to hold office as a member of council if the person:

(a) is at least 18 years of age on the day of the election;

(b) is not disqualified pursuant to this or any other Act;

(c) is a Canadian citizen at the time that he or she submits the nomination paper;

(d) has resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the date on which he or she submitted the nomination paper and:

(i) in the case of a municipality other than a rural municipality or a resort village, has resided in that municipality, or on land now in that municipality, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the date on which he or she submitted the nomination paper; or

(ii) in the case of a resort village:

(A) has resided in that resort village, or on land now in that resort village, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the date on which he or she submitted the nomination paper; or

(B) is the assessed person with respect to property in the resort village, or property now situated in the resort village, pursuant to section 207 of The Municipalities Act, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the date on which he or she submitted the nomination paper; or

(C) is the spouse of a person mentioned in paragraph (A) or (B); and

(e) in a rural municipality, subject to subsection 72(1):

(i) resides in Saskatchewan; and

(ii) is eligible to vote in the rural municipality.

 

If you have any questions, please contact me.

Lucein Stuebing        CAO

Town of Burstall       Box 250       Burstall, Sk.   S0N 0H0

Phone:  306-679-2000           Fax:  306-679-2275

Email:  burstall@sasktel.net        Website:  abetterwayoflife.ca

FIRE BAN

A FIRE BAN HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE TOWN OF BURSTALL AND R.M. OF DEER FORKS #232.

THIS FIRE BAN WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

FOR THE TOWN OF BURSTALL, THIS FIRE BAN SPECIFICALLY APPLIES TO ALL “OPEN & PIT” FIRES.
“Open Fire” shall mean any Fire which is not a Pit Fire and without limiting the generality of the foregoing shall include grass fires, brush fires, structure fires, building fires, wood scrap fires, or any ground fires.
“Pit Fire” shall mean a fire which is totally confined within a non-combustible structure or container that has the draft and smoke vents thereof covered with a heavy gauge metal screen or is ventilated in such a manner as to preclude the escape of combustible materials (such as: chimineas, enclosed fire pits, or incinerators).

“PORTABLE APPLIANCE” WHICH ARE FUELED BY PROPANE OR NATURAL GAS ARE CURRENTLY NOT A PART OF THE FIRE BAN.

BURSTALL HOMECOMING – JULY 2022

The Burstall Homecoming Executive Committee has made the difficult decision to defer the Homecoming Celebration from July 2021 to July 2022 (July 1st, 2nd & 3rd 2022) due to the uncertainty of being able to host or adequately prepare & fundraise for the initial event planned for next year.

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to seeing everyone at our Community’s 101st anniversary!

2020 Municipal Election Year

2020 is an Election Year.

There will be seats open for 1 Mayor & 4 councillors.

A criminal record check will be required when submitting a Nomination Form for Mayor or councillor, as per Bylaw 2017-158   “A Bylaw To Require Criminal Record Checks With Nomination Forms”.

If you would like to know more about being a Mayor or Councillor and would like to run for office, please contact the town office for a copy of the “Council Members Handbook”.

Call for nomination will be on September 22, 2020.

Lucein Stuebing

CAO  Town of Burstall

Box 250

Burstall, Sk.   S0N 0H0

Phone:  306-679-2000

Fax:  306-679-2275

Email:  burstall@sasktel.net

Website:  abetterwayoflife.ca

Burstall Swimming Pool Information – 2020

2020 POOL OPEN TIMES
JULY 11 TO AUGUST 29, 2020
1:30 – 5:00 & 6:00 – 9:00 & 9:00 – 9:30 (Adult Swim))
SWIMMING LESSONS
JULY 20 – 24 Swim lessons for all ages
JULY 27 – 31 Swim lessons for all ages
AUGUST 10-14 Swim lessons for all ages
AQUASIZE
None
JULY 11 SWIMMING IS FREE
ANNUAL PASSES MUST BE PAID BY JULY 18
2020 Swimming Lessons
Call 3066792383 during pool hours to book.
1. Deadline to register is the Thursday prior to lessons beginning. You will be called the following evening (Friday) with your assigned lesson time.
2. Space is limited due to physical distancing restrictions, however we will have an extra week of lessons to accommodate.
3. Please do not arrive more than a few minutes early and leave promptly following lessons to avoid crowding. Spaced times are being allotted to support this.
4. The mezzanine is closed to viewing as it creates extra sanitizing surfaces. Please allow for distancing of 2m between viewers.
5. Pre-school and swimmers who require support must be accompanied by an adult family member in the water as instructors must physically distance.
7. Please know we are doing our best to safety support and teach your children with restrictions. Please have patience as we navigate these changes.
Please direct questions or concerns to Alysia at 4035819968
2020 Fees Swimming lessons
DAILY
Family $20
Adult $5
Student/Senior $4
Child $3
WEEKLY
$20
ANNUAL (reduced due to shortened season)
Family $115
Adult $50
Student/Senior $40
Child $30
All passes due July 18th

Landfill site closed on Wednesday, July 8, 2020

GOOD AFTERNOON

DUE TO THE WEATHER BEING SIGNIFICANTLY POOR AND THE ROADWAYS WITHIN THE LANDFILL SITE GETTING SEVERELY RUTTED UP SHOULD TRAFFIC OCCUR, THE LANDFILL SITE WILL BE CLOSED WEDNESDAY, JULY 8TH, 2020.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION

 

Lucein Stuebing

CAO

Town of Burstall

Box 250

Burstall, Sk.   S0N 0H0

Phone:  306-679-2000

Fax:  306-679-2275

Email:  burstall@sasktel.net

Website:  abetterwayoflife.ca

 

Burstall Landfill Site – Effective Immediately

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

PER RESOLUTION BY COUNCIL FOR THE TOWN OF BURSTALL – TO ALL COMMUNITY & DISTRICT MEMBERS – DUE TO RECENT REGULATIONS IMPLEMENTED BY PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT, CURRENT CAPACITY OF THE LANDFILL SITE, TO ENSURE THE LANDFILL SITE CAN REMAIN OPEN THIS SITE WILL:
NO LONGER ACCEPT DEMOLITION MATERIALS WHICH INCLUDES BUILDINGS, OUTBUILDINGS OR FENCING. KNOWN DEMOLITION & CLEAN-UP PROJECTS TAKING PLACE WITHIN THE DISTRICT AND COMMUNITY WHICH ARE KNOWN TO REQUIRE MULTIPLE LOADS OF DISPOSAL CONTAINING MISCELLANEOUS DEMOLITION / HOUSEHOLD/ GARAGE / SHED MATERIALS ARE ALSO CONSIDERED TO FALL UNDER THIS RESOLUTION AND WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL TO THE LANDFILL SITE.
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE TOWN OF BURSTALL @ 306-679-2000 OR burstall@sasktel.net DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS
THE LANDFILL SUPERVISOR IS TO EXECUTE AUTHORITY TO REFUSE ENTRY OR ACCEPTANCE TO DUMP ANY MATERIALS THAT QUALIFY UNACCEPTABLE WITHIN THE SCOPE OF RESOLUTION.
THE COUNCIL FOR THE TOWN OF BURSTALL THANKS YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING & COOPERATION.