• Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw

    The Rural Municipality (RM) of Moose Jaw (No.161) located in Southern Saskatchewan surrounding the City of Moose Jaw.

  • Agriculture Industry

    Agriculture is the primary industry in the RM of Moose Jaw. The robust rail infrastructure serves the industry well. The value-added agriculture processing industry is anchored by operations such as Cargill, Simpson Seeds, Pasqua Farms, and McDougall Acres Ltd.

    RM Economic Information
RM Moose Jaw Online Payment Information

The Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161 (RM #161) accepts on line payment directly to our bank account for all invoiced charges including partial and full property tax payments.

RM Moose Jaw Controlled Burn Fire Protection

Just a reminder to contact the Saskatchewan Control Burn number @ 1-866-404-4911 or the Moose Jaw fire department @ 306-692-2792 prior to commencement of all controlled burns, otherwise, the owner of the land will be charged if the Fire Department receives a call and responds to the fire on your property.

RM Moose Jaw Regular Meetings

Regular meetings of council are held on the second Tuesday of each month, with a morning start time, unless changed or postponed for reasons of conflict or other reasons. These dates are noted on the calendar – however, to ensure that a meeting is going ahead as scheduled and has not been changed, postponed or cancelled, contact the municipal office for up-to-date information.

News

Moose Jaw RM 161

Public Notice – Pt-SE-13-17-27-W2

Link for Public Notice – Zoning Amendment Highway #1-16th Ave

Link for Plan of Survey – 2020-158D01

PUBLIC NOTICE

Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO AMEND ZONING BYLAW 6-2011

 

Notice is hereby given by the Rural Municipality (R.M.) of Moose Jaw No. 161, pursuant to

The Planning and Development Act, 2007, that Council is considering to amend Bylaw No. 6-2011, the Zoning Bylaw, by rezoning the following property from AR Agriculture Resource to PHC Prestige Highway Commercial/Industrial Zoning District:

 

Pt SE 13-17-27 W2 proposed 10 acre sub-division

Purpose:

  • To amend the Zoning Bylaw 6-2011, of Moose Jaw No. 161, by rezoning the area shown below (yellow star), from AR the Agriculture Resource to PHC – Prestige Highway Commercial/Industrial Zoning District in order to accommodate a proposed 10 acre subdivision for a Livestock Equipment Sales Operation.

 Inspection: The proposed Bylaw Amendment may be inspected at the R.M. office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Monday through Friday, excepting holidays.

Public Hearing: Council will hold a public hearing to receive submissions on the proposed bylaw at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 10th, 2020 in the Council Chambers of the office of the R.M. of Moose Jaw No. 161, 1410 Caribou St. W., Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7S9 to hear any person or group that wants to comment on the proposed bylaw. Council will also consider written comments received at the hearing (emailed to rm161@sasktel.net or delivered to the undersigned at the municipal office before the hearing). For further information, please call Tim Cheesman, R.M. Planning Consultant at

(306) 596-4431, or the Administration Office at (306) 692-3446.

Dated at the City of Moose Jaw, in the Province of Saskatchewan, this 14th day of October 2020.

Mike Wirges

Administrator

Moose Jaw RM 161

Notice of Abandonment of Poll

Notice of Abandonment of Poll

The Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No 161

Municipal Election 2020.

Whereas,

Ron Brumwell, nominated for the Office for Reeve;

Shae Nichols, nominated for the Office for Councillor, Division One;

Bruce Richards, nominated for the Office for Councillor, Division Three

Dave Delahey, nominated for the Office for Councillor, Division Five;

are the only candidates, I hereby give notice that no voting for these offices will take place on November 9th, 2020.

Mike Wirges

(Returning Officer)

 

Dated this 8th day of October, 2020

Moose Jaw RM 161

Notice of Call for Nominations

Moose Jaw RM 161

Notice of Call for Nominations

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that nominations of candidates for the office(s) of:

Reeve: Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161
Councillor: Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161
Division No. 1;
Division No. 3;
Division No. 5

will be received by the undersigned on the 16th day of September, 2020 ,
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at #3-1410 Caribou St. W., Moose Jaw,
Saskatchewan, to October 7th, 2020, at 4:00 p.m.
Nomination forms may be obtained at the following location(s):
#3-1410 Caribou St. W.,
Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7S9
or:
Municipal website: www.moosejawrm161.ca
Dated this 10th day of September, 2020.
_____________________________________
Returning Officer
Mike Wirges
Reeve: Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

Call for Nominations 2020

Nomination & Candidates Acceptance

161 Public Disclosure Statements

Moose Jaw RM 161

Public Notice – Discretionary Use Application Pt-NE-33-16-25-W2

Public Notice Discretionary Use

Please see attached Discretionary Use Application located on Pt-NE-33-16-25-W2

Moose Jaw RM 161

Public Notice – Discretionary Use Application/Notice

Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161 Discretionary Use Application/Notice

The Council of the Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161, pursuant to Zoning Bylaw No. 6-2011, as amended, is considering a discretionary use application as described below:

PROPERTY

The parcels of land that are the subject of the discretionary use applications are shown on the link (map/picture) below (in red). The properties are located at 36 Dawn Road and 29 Mustang Trail. The current use of these properties are Zoned Country Residential District (CR).

Link:    VRCC

APPLICATION

The applicant at 36 Dawn road is proposing to construct a 3,000 sq. ft. accessory building, while the applicant at 29 Mustang Trail is proposing to construct a 2,400 sq. ft. accessory building. The Zoning Bylaw had been amendment in 2016 (Bylaw No. 6-2016) to permit the construction of larger accessory buildings to a maximum size of 3000 sq. ft. on parcels of 5 acres or more. Parcels under 5 acres, were accommodated in the amendment, through a “Discretionary Use” process.

Should you have any comment on this discretionary use application, please reply in writing by using one of the methods set out below to the Council of the Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161 prior to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2020. Writers must ensure that they identify themselves in their submissions. A public hearing on the proposal will take place on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in Council chambers -1410 Caribou St. W. Moose Jaw. Questions may be directed to Mike Wirges, Administrator/Development Officer for the Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161, telephone (306) 692-3446.

  • Address for Mail or hand-delivery:

Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

#3-1410 Caribou St. W., Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7S9

  • E-mail address: rm161@sasktel.net
  • Facsimile: (306) 691-0015

Dated, June 8, 2020

Mike Wirges– Administrator/Development Officer Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

Fire Ban

UPDATE – Fire Bans will be removed as of Sunday May 3, 2020

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

April 27, 2020

A COMPLETE FIRE BAN

is in effect for the  R.M. of Moose Jaw No. 161

This includes all fires that have the potential to create sparks including but not limited to:

Controlled burns; fireworks; campfires/recreational fires; fire pits; fire rings; burning barrels;

charcoal fires.

Allowed: propane/natural gas BBQ’s;

CSA approved propane fire tables.

This Ban will be in effect until further notice