• 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

Road Ban’s in Effect Monday, March 23, 2020 @ 12:01 a.m.

Please note that road ban’s are in effect within the RM of Moose Jaw No. 161 as of Monday, March 23, 2020 @ 12:01 a.m.

GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR IMPLEMENTING ROAD RESTRICTIONS ON MUNICIPAL ROADS
• The standard road restriction weights on Spring Road Restriction orders published by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure are as follows:
o The maximum load on steering axles is 10 kg per millimetre (560 lbs per inch) width of tire (manufacturer’s stamped dimensions), to a maximum of
1. 5,500 kg on the steering axle for a truck equipped with a single steering axle
2. 11,000 kg on the steering axle group for a truck equipped with a tandem axle steering group
o Maximum loads on all other wheels will be limited to 6.25 kg/mm (350 lbs per inch) width of tire to a maximum loading of 1650 kg per wheel (3,638 lb.)

Closed

Regional Municipal Plaza Building Closure

Please be advised, that in the interest of Public and Employee safety, the Regional Municipal Plaza, located on 1410 Caribou St. West is closed to the public until further notice. The Regional Municipal Plaza currently contains the following Municipalities and organizations:

The RM of Baildon No. 131

The RM of Hillsborough No. 132

The RM of Rodgers No. 133

The RM of Moose Jaw No. 161

The RM of Caron No. 162

The Resort Village of North Grove

The Village of Tuxford

The Resort Village of South Lake

The Resort Village of Sun Valley

Southwest District for Culture, Recreation, and Sport Inc.

While the doors to the building will be closed, all inquiries or concerns can still be directed to the above offices either by email or phone.

We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.

Dated this 17th day of March, 2020

The Regional Municipal Plaza Board of Directors

RM of Moose Jaw will be closed Monday, March 9, 2020 for training.

We will reopen Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

Sorry for the inconvenience!

Moose Jaw RM 161

Public Notice

Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Public Notice is hereby given that Council intends to initially consider, at a Special Meeting on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at the Rural Municipal Office, 1410 Caribou Street West, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, commencing at 9:00 a.m., a proposal to sell the parcel of land, currently owned by the R.M. of Moose Jaw No. 161, pursuant to an offer to purchase:

 

  • ISC Parcel No. 105703534, Blk/Par A-Plan M139 Ext 0, SE 34-16-26 W2, current title No.102882898, containing approximately 102.77 acres

 

 

Dated this 20th day of January 2020.

 

Mike Wirges, Administrator

Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

#3-1410 Caribou Street West, Moose Jaw, SK  S6H 7S9

Phone:  (306)692-3446

Facsimile:  (306)691-0015

e-mail:  rm161@sasktel.net

 

Christmas

Christmas Hours

R.M. of Moose Jaw No. 161

Christmas Office Hours

CLOSED:

Tuesday – December 24th

Wednesday – December 25th

Thursday – December 26th

Friday – December 27th

Monday – December 30th

Tuesday – December 31st

Wednesday – January 1st

Council and Staff for the RM of Moose Jaw No. 161 would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Seasonal Public Works position

Seasonal Public Works position                              

RM of Moose Jaw No. 161

Due to an upcoming retirement, the Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161 is accepting applications for a seasonal Public Works position typically beginning March 1 and ending Oct. 31 each year. Applicants must have at least 3 years or more experience running a grader and possess a minimum Class 3A license (preference given to Class 1A) and have skills and experience in maintenance and operation of heavy equipment including grader, tandem gravel truck, tractor & mower, pull type scraper and Bobcat. A Power Mobile Equipment operator competency certificate would also be considered an asset to the applicant.

Assets for this position include excellent time management and communication skills combined with strong organizational and relationship skills with ratepayers, staff, and council.

Reporting to the Municipal Foreman, duties will include but are not limited to grading, trucking, mowing, loading, hauling gravel, maintaining roads, installing culverts, installing signs, servicing equipment and other duties as directed by council from time to time.

Please include desired salary or hourly wages expected along with references. The position also includes a full benefit package containing health, dental and life insurance along with a strong pension plan.

All applications/resumes shall be marked “Seasonal Public Works Position” and emailed, mailed or dropped off at the address below on or before noon December 31, 2019. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position but only persons selected for interviews will be contacted.

Please forward your resumes and references to:

The Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw No. 161

Personnel Committee

#3-1410 Caribou St. W.

Moose Jaw, SK  S6H 7S9

Email: rm161@sasktel.net