Notice of Poll

TOWN OF BURSTALL NOTICE OF POLL

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that:
A poll has been granted for the election of:

Councillor: Town of Burstall

Voting will take place on Wednesday the 25th day of October, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Office of the Town of Burstall.
I will declare the result of the election at The Town of Burstall Office on the 26th day of October, 2023, before the hour of 10:00 a.m.

Polling Place Address
Burstall & District Community Centre 957 Railway Avenue

Dated at Burstall, Saskatchewan, this 25th, day of September, 2023.

Lucein Stuebing
Returning Officer


Eligibility to vote
36(1) A person is eligible to vote in a municipality or school division who, on election day:
(a) is a Canadian citizen;
(b) is at least 18 years of age;
(c) in the case of a municipality other than a resort village or rural municipality, has resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election
and:
( i )has resided in the municipality, or on land now in the municipality, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election;
or
(ii )- is the owner of assessable land in the municipality, or land now situated in the
municipality, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of
the election;

Advance Polls

TOWN OF BURSTALL  NOTICE OF ADVANCE POLL

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that provision has been made for an advance poll for electors who:
1. Are physically disabled;
2. Have been appointed as election official; or
3. Anticipate being unable to vote on the day of election.

Voting will take place Monday, October 16th, 2023 between the hours of 1:00 P.M. and 4:00 P.M. at the Burstall & District Community Centre, 957 Railway Avenue.

Dated at Burstall, Saskatchewan, this 25th, day of September, 2023.

Lucein Stuebing

Returning Officer


Eligibility to vote
36(1) A person is eligible to vote in a municipality or school division who, on election day:
(a) is a Canadian citizen;
(b) is at least 18 years of age;
(c) in the case of a municipality other than a resort village or rural municipality, has resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election
and:
( i )has resided in the municipality, or on land now in the municipality, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of the election;
or
(ii )- is the owner of assessable land in the municipality, or land now situated in the
municipality, for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the day of
the election;

 

Public Notice – September 7, 2023

Public notice is hereby given that the Council of the Town of Burstall intends to amend Bylaw No. 2022-198, the Official Community Plan and Bylaw No. 2022-197, the Zoning Bylaw, and Bylaw No. 2022, under the provisions of The Planning and Development Act, 2007, to provide updated Land Use Map, and  to  amend Zoning Bylaw Map to accommodate rezoning of specific town lots to commercial development and provide proper designation of properties to reflect current and proposed uses land use management. The Ministry of Government Relations Community Planning Branch has requested that these changes to the bylaws are duly given public notice before approving the OCP and Zoning Bylaw.

INTENT and SPECIFIC CHANGES:

The proposed bylaw amendment specifically rezones:

  • Lot 21, Blk 03, Plan AU76A from Residential Zoning to Commercial Zoning on the Zoning Districts Map in the “Zoning Bylaw”, which is attached to notice.
  • Lot 28, Blk 2, Plan AU76A from C1 to C2 on the Zoning Districts Map in the “Zoning Bylaw”, which is attached to notice.

 

In addition, the Official Community Plan, Land Use Map is updated to reflect a wording change to accommodate more specific time frame reference of Future Land Use by:

  • Changing the wording from Potential Commercial/Industrial and Potential Residential to Long-Term Potential Commercial/Industrial and Long-Term Potential Residential on the Future Land Use Map in the “Official Community Plan”, (Maps can be viewed at the town office or you can request a copy via email).

 

AFFECTED LANDS:

The Bylaws apply to all lands within the corporate boundaries of the Town of Burstall.

REASON:

The reason for adopting the bylaws is outlined in the intent and Council believes that the adoption of amended land use bylaws will provide better direction to developers and residents and show the long-term commitment to responsible management of infrastructure and community resources.

PUBLIC INSPECTION:

Any person may inspect the bylaw at the Town of Burstall office between 9:00 A.M. and 4:00 on Monday to Thursday excluding statutory holidays. Copies are available to review at the Town Office or copies can be requested via email.  Hard Copies are also available at cost.

PUBLIC HEARING:

Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 7, at 7:00 p.m. at the Burstall And District Community Centre to hear any person or group that wants to comment on the proposed bylaw. Council will also consider written comments received at the hearing or delivered to the undersigned at the municipal office before the hearing.

Issued at the Town of of Burstall this 16th day of August 2023.

Signed:

Lucein Stuebing  CAO     Town of Burstall     Box 250     Burstall, Sk.   S0N 0H0

Phone:  306-679-2000   Fax:  306-679-2275   Email:  [email protected]  Website:  abetterwayoflife.ca

Town of Burstall – Municipal By-Election

On October 25, 2023 there will be a Municipal By-Election for the Town of Burstall.  There is call for 1 Councillor.  Nomination packages can be picked up at the Town Office starting August 29th, 2023.

“Notice of Call for Nomination”, which will be advertised in the Maple Creek Newspaper on August 29th, 2023.

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

  1. L-30.11 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION, 2015

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.

(2) The Lieutenant Governor in Council may make regulations respecting any other matter necessary for determining a person’s eligibility as a candidate.

If you have any questions, please contact me.

Lucein Stuebing  (Lou)        CAO          Town of Burstall             Box 250              Burstall, Sk.   S0N 0H0

Phone:  306-679-2000          Fax:  306-679-2275           Email:  [email protected]            Website:  abetterwayoflife.ca

 

TOWN OF BURSTALL    2022 ANNUAL UTILITY FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

TOWN OF BURSTALL    2022
ANNUAL UTILITY FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

The following is information on the Town of Burstall’s waterworks, as required under The Municipalities Regulations:

2022 Waterworks Financial Overview:
Total waterworks revenues:                                                                      $143,397
Total waterworks expenditures:                                                                $ 92,286
Total debt payments on waterworks infrastructure loans                         $0.00
Comparison of waterworks revenues to expenditures plus
debt payments, expressed as a ratio:
$143,397/ $92,286  = 1.55

The following additional information is available at the Municipal Office on the waterworks:
-The 2022, waterworks rate bylaw and capital investment strategy.
-Capital plans in place and related sources of funding for the projects.
-2022 financial overview of the waterworks.  -Waterworks reserves.
-A copy of the waterworks assessment.  –  2022 Audited Financial Statement

To review the information above, please make an appointment with the Town of Burstall CAO.

BURSTALL & DISTRICT FALL FAIR – 2024

Burstall and District Fall Fair will be held on Saturday, September 21st, 2024.

10:00 a.m. – Parade (Contact Owen to enter a float) (contact information below)

10:30 a.m. – Coffee & Pie at the Community Hall

11:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m. – Kitchens are OPEN

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – All other venues are OPEN

Ages 5 & up – $5.00  Preschoolers free

If you would like to rent a table for the Fall Fair please contact one of the  2024 EXECUTIVE MEMBERS

Colleen – 403-928-6103    Sandra – 306-330-9034   Owen – 403-952-7722