ARE YOU GOING THE EXTRA MILE
FOR YOUR MUNICIPALITY?
GET RECOGNIZED FOR IT!
Nominations for the 13th Annual
Saskatchewan Municipal Awards now open!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS OF THE
2018 SASKATCHEWAN MUNICIPAL AWARDS!
First Place: Moosomin Nutrien Sportsplex - Town of Moosomin
Second Place: Wellness Centre - City of Melfort
In partnership with regional members, developed a comprehensive health care facility to centralize health services for patients and medical professionals.
Third Place: Île-à-la-Crosse Fish Processing and Packaging Facility - Northern Village of Île-à-la-Crosse
Established a certified fish processing and packaging facility to provide employment and training opportunities and promote economic growth.
Regional Cooperation: Tourism and Rebranding Campaign - RM of White Valley and Town of Eastend
Developed a new community brand to attract visitors and generate revenue streams to support local businesses.
Honorable Mention: Waste Water Treatment Project - Town of Unity
Introduced an innovative and cost-effective system that expands capacity and treats waste water to a standard exceeding regulatory requirements.
Thank you to this year's Title Sponsor, Affinity Credit Union!
To recognize and celebrate excellence and innovation on the part of Saskatchewan’s municipalities.
Shift the main focus to the core audience being Saskatchewan municipalities.
To share knowledge amongst municipalities by way of exposure to best practices.
To promote cooperation and synergies between urban and rural municipalities.
To maintain a focus on awarding municipal driven projects.
The Municipal Capacity Development Program (MCDP) houses over 130 various best practices projects in addition to the SMA winning projects. Be sure to check it out at the Best Practices Library. You could find just the advice and guidelines you were looking for to complete a project within your own municipality!
The SMA program is a joint partnership between New North, the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM), the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA), the Rural Municipal Administrators’ Association of Saskatchewan (RMAA), the Urban Municipal Administrator Association of Saskatchewan (UMAAS), and the Ministry of Government Relations (GR).