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 HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS

The Village Office will be CLOSED

Friday December 22, Monday December 25th and Tuesday December 26th

 

Office will be OPEN

December 27, 28 and 29th

 

Office will be CLOSED

January 1st and 2nd

REGULAR OFFICE HOURS RESUME WEDNESDAY JANUARY 3rd

 

 

GARBAGE COLLECTION

Garbage WILL BE collected on Thursday, December 21

Recycle Pickup WILL BE Thursday December 28

 

Residents are reminded not to leave their carts on the street

over night – any damage to carts is the responsibility of the resident. If a replacement bin is required the cost is $150.00.

 

2017 PROPERTY TAX REMINDER

Deadline for payment of 2017 property taxes is Dec. 31.

Last Business Day at Village Office is December 29.

Any unpaid taxes will have a 15% penalty applied on Jan. 1, 2018

Payment may be made at Village Office, through mail or eTransfer. Contact the Office

at 306 224 2033 or email village.windthorst@sasktel.net for further information.

  

SNOW REMOVAL

 Council would like to remind residents of the Village that snow removal on streets is done on a priority-based system. If you do your own cleaning of driveways and sidewalks remember not to blow or push snow on to the streets.

To accommodate snow removal, vehicles should not be parked indefinitely on boulevards. After snow fall residents should move vehicles off the street for snow blowing efforts.

 

2018 Utility Rates

A reminder that 2018 utility rates will be set at $195 per quarter As per Sask Municipal Board approval

Prepayment for the year will be accepted any time after January 1, 2018. Discounts will apply.

First Billing will be March 2018

  

Business and Pet Licensing – All Business Licenses and Pet Licenses for the Village are due in January of 2018. Payment may be made at Village Office, through mail or eTransfer. Contact the Office at 306 224 2033 or email village.windthorst@sasktel.net for further information.

 

ALL dogs and cats over 6 months of age are to be licensed.

Fees: Non-sterilized dog or cat: $30.00

          Sterilized dog or cat:     $15.00

Licenses must be bought by February 1 of each year or within 14 days of taking possession of a dog or cat or within 14 days of the dog or cat reaching 6 months of age. Failure to license a dog or cat can result in a fine of $60.00.

The maximum combined number of dogs or cats that a person may own, possess or harbour is THREE. Failure to comply can result in a fine of $50.00.

A dog or cat is deemed “running at large” when it is beyond the boundaries of the land occupied by the owner of the dog or cat AND when the dog or cat is not under control by being in direct and continuous charge of a person competent to control it; or securely fastened within an enclosure or securely fastened so that it cannot roam at will.  The fine for a dog or cat running at large is $100.00.

 

Walking your dog/cat

Your dog/cat must be on a leash at all times when it is beyond the boundaries of the owner’s property or it can result in a $100 fine.

You must immediately pick up after your dog or cat after it relieves itself on private or public property. Failure to clean up after your dog or cat can result in a $25 fine.

 

The Council and Staff of the Village of Windthorst would like to take this opportunity

To wish everyone a very Merry Christmas

Best wishes for a Happy New Year

 

Contact Us:        Phone – 306 224 2033

Email – village.windthorst@sasktel.net

Like our Facebook page – @WindthorstVillage

 

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