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Municipal Information Dataportal

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1. Asset Management

Municipal infrastructure doesn't exist for the sake of having infrastructure ... it exists to provide services to the community. We need to ensure our infrastructure is providing the services our communities depend on.

Using asset management practices and principles we are finding ways to better understand how municipal assets work, what they cost to operate and what levels of service they provide. We want to ensure residents are getting the best bang for their buck when it comes to local infrastructure and the services it provides.

Watch to learn about municipal asset management in Saskatchewan.

Asset Management Resources

  • Saskatchewan Municipal Asset Management
    Information related to assisting municipal stakeholders in improving their knowledge and abilities in municipal asset management.
  • RM of Buckland and Town of Dalmeny Pilot Projects
    A presentation by Saskatchewan and VEMAX Management Inc. at the 2010 Canadian Network of Asset Managers (CNAM) conference related to tangible capital asset reporting pilot projects in the Town of Dalmeny and the RM of Buckland focusing on the transition from PSAB PS 3150 compliance to asset management.

Asset Management Resources in Canadian Cities

  • City of Edmonton’s Infrastructure Strategy
    Edmonton has been recognized by Canadian, American and international engineering and public administration associations as one of North America's most progressive infrastructure and asset management jurisdictions.

Other Provinces' Initiatives

International Organizations

Other Tools and Documents on Asset Management

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3. Community Profiles

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6. Municipal Sustainability

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7. Property Assessment and Taxation

SAMAView
An interactive map for property assessment information in any municipality where assessment services are provided by SAMA.

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8. Public Safety

  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Provides information on building and fire safety, SaskAlert, public safety, SaskEMO, emergency contacts - Sask911 and the Provincial Public Safety Telecommunications Network.
  • Environment Services
    Emergency numbers (24 hours) for the Ministry of Environment.  
  • Mandatory and Optional Public Safety Services/Functions in Legislation
    This document provides a summary of the public safety services that municipalities are required or enabled to provide under provincial legislation.
  • Municipal Police Services
    Contact information for municipal police services in Saskatchewan.
  • Provincial Disaster Assistance Program
    Describes how to apply for disaster assistance and financial aid for citizens and businesses recovering from a natural disaster.
  • RCMP Detachments
    Contact information for RCMP detachments in Saskatchewan.
  • Wildfire Management
    Information on wildfire activity, fire weather, how to report a wildfire, fire bans, safe burning practices and burning permit requirements, how wildfires are managed; and protection against the threat of wildfire.
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9. Utility and Waste Information

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10. Other Sites of Municipal Interest

  • CivicInfoBC 
    Facilitates the free and open exchange of local government information.
  • Communities of Tomorrow 
    Brings together the key players and to build partnerships that create sustainable communities.
  • Manitoba Local Government 
    Offers a broad range of services to all Manitobans, municipalities and neighbourhoods.
  • Municipal World 
    Information about local government, details about Municipal World's products and services, and links to other local government resources.
  • Muniscope 
    Intergovernmental Committee on Urban and Regional Research's (ICURR) Muniscope Service tracks down research, legislation as well as practical solutions to current municipal issues.
  • National Research Council Canada 
    Government of Canada's premier organization for research and development
  • Communities of Tomorrow 
    To bring together the key players and to build partnerships that create sustainable communities.
  • Statistics Canada - Community Profiles 
    These profiles present community-level information from the 2006 Census of Population.
  • Voters: Information for Young Voters 
    Elections Canada On-Line: Young Voters
  • Voters: Student Vote 
    Student Vote is a non-profit, non-partisan organization working with educators to engage young Canadians in the democratic process.

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