Town of Wynyard

Town Council Minutes – MARCH 20, 2018

March 28, 2018

Call to Order:

Mayor Boylak called the meeting to order at 6:55 PM.

#135/18 Minutes:

Kucey – that we adopt the minutes of the previous regular meeting of March 6, 2018 as circulated.

#136/18 Business Licence Applications:

Swinburnson – that we approve the following Business Licence Applications:

#54/18 Brian Root – Motorcycle Building – $50
#55/18 511 Studio & Spa – Ashley Jordan – $50


#137/18 Lottery Licence Applications:

Jordan – that we approve the following Lottery Licence Applications:

#4/18 St. Mary’s CWL – Raffle – Sheila Hitchings – $5
#5/18 Golden Acres Auxiliary – Raffle – Elaine Greensheilds – $5


#138/18 Vouchers:

Karakochuk – that the following vouchers be approved for payment as recommended by the General Government Committee of Mayor Boylak and Councillors Jordan, Prystai and Kostyk and attached hereto:

General Vouchers: #2020 to #2064 = $ 86,336.19

Payroll Vouchers #2004 to #2019 =$ 19,275.58


Delegation: R.C.M.P. – 6:58 P.M. – 7:13 P.M.

#139/18 R.C.M.P. Report:

Kostyk – that we receive the R.C.M.P. Report as presented by Sgt. Terry Posnikoff.


#140/18 Tax Property Seizure:

Kostyk – that we place the following tax title properties for sale by tender:
Lot 9, Block 27, Plan BF2893 & Lot 23, Block 27, Plan 101815792, Ext. 80
Lot 15, Block 6, Plan G92
Lot 7, Block 10, Plan G92 & Lot 20, Block 10, Plan 101815141, Ext. 42


#141/18 Chorneyko’s Report:

Karakochuk – that we receive Chief Administrative Officer Chorneyko’s Report as presented.

#142/18 Complaints & Comments Report:

Karakochuk – that we receive the Complaints and Comments Report as presented.


#143/18 Sewer Jetting Trailer:

Karakochuk – that we purchase an American 747 Sewer Jetting System and trailer from WestVac at a cost of $95,029.

#144/18 Cement Work:

Karakochuk – that we refer the proposed 2018 cement work list to the Public Work Committee.

#145/18 Cat 939 Crawler Loader:

Karakochuk – that we hire TLF Dirtworx to ship the 939 Cat to Finning Cat in Regina at a cost of 500.00.

#146/18 Cat Repair:

Kucey – that we authorize repair of the 939 Cat at a cost of 3,222.18 as estimated by Finning Cat.

#147/18 Employment Position:

Kucey – that we hire Geoffray Harvey as Public Works Labourer/Relief Equipment Operator at a wage as per the list attached hereto.


#148/18 Loader/Snowblade Repair:

Kucey – that we purchase a new rotator motor for the wing of the FE Loader blade from Redhead Equipment at a cost of $2,260.29.

#149/18 Melsted’s Report:

Kucey – that we receive Public Works Superinttendent Melsted’s Report as presented.

#150/18 Morrow’s Report:

Karakochuk – that we receive Water Works Superintendent Morrow’s Report as presented.

#151/18 Community Grant and Downtown Revitalization Grant:

Jordan – that we award the Wynyard Community Grant and the Downtown Revitalization Grant as per the list attached hereto.

#152/18 Art Nest:

Jordan – that we extend use of the studio space for the Art Nest Program to the end of April, 2018.

#153/18 New Recreation Complex:

Prystai – that we approve the Coat Hook Shelf change in the Monarch dressing room
from individual cubbies to one long shelf with coat hooks below resulting in a credit
of $2,500.

#154/18 Hoytfox’s Report:

Jordan – that we receive Director of Leisure Service Hoytfox’s Report as presented.


#155/18 Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers:

Prystai – that we donate $200 to Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers.


#156/18 R.C.M.P.:

Swinburnson – that we keep the R.C.M.P. policing priorities the same as 2017, namely:
i) Traffic and road safety; ii) Impaired driving; iii) Youth programs;
iv) Drug reduction; v) Attention to prolific offenders;
vi) Crime reduction strategies.


#157/18 Rural Landfill Advisory Team:

Prystai – that we appoint Councillor Karakochuk and Public Works Superintendent
Melsted to the Rural Landfill Advisory Team.

#158/18 Request for Proposal – Old SARCAN Building:

Kucey – that we reject the proposal from Conley Funeral Homes for the purchase of the old SARCAN building

#159/18 Correspondence:

Prystai – that we receive and file the Correspondence as per the list attached hereto.


#160/18 Swinburnson;s Report:

Jordan – that we receive Councillor Swinburnson’s Report as presented.


#161/18 Karakochuk’s Report:

Kucey – that we receive Councillor Karakochuk’s Report as presented.

#162/18 Public Works Committee:

Karakochuk – that we receive the Public Works Committee Report as presented by
Councillor Kucey.


#163/18 Adjourn:

Prystai – that we adjourn the meeting. (9:12 P.M).


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