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2017 BUILDING PERMITS
$39,635,878 (285 permits) 2016 Building Permits $39,635,878 (306 permits) 2015 Building Permits $53,255,742 (290 permits)
Grown in the region; chic peas, lentils, peas, soybean, mustard
Largest distribution centre for livestock in Saskatchewan
TRANSPORTATION AND UTILITY HUB
Two national railways; CP’s Soo rail line to Chicago; Trans-Canada Highway & #2 Highway; major power transmission lines, natural gas and water pipelines
Vast reserves of high quality potash – two solution mines are located near Moose Jaw
KEY ECONOMIC SECTORS
Potash Mining, Agriculture, Ag-value-added Processing, Nato Flying Training (15 Wing), Transportation (Trucking and Rail), Tourism, and Healthcare
SASKATCHEWAN’s 2018 POPULATION was 1,169,752
The TRADING AREA of Moose Jaw is 60,000
MOOSE JAW 2016 CENSUS POPULATION 33,890,
2018 POPULATION estimated at 35,124
Moose Jaw Jaw Board of Police Commissioners
The Board of Police Commissioners is independent except for budgetary requirements.
The function of the Moose Jaw Board of Police Commission is to provide policing service, to maintain a reasonable standard of law enforcement, and to provide adequate and reasonable facilities as required.
The Moose Jaw Board of Police Commissioners is comprised of the Mayor, two City Councillors and two members of the public.
- Understanding of the distinction between the strategic and policy setting role of the Board and the operational responsibilities of the Chief.
- Capability to give leadership to the development of the Board and the Police Service pursuant to The Police Act, 1990.
- Commitment to the vision, mission, values and strategic goals of the Board.
- Ability to work as a member of a team.
- Respect for and tolerance of the views of others.
- Recognition of the time commitment and the willingness to devote the time and energy necessary to perform the role of a board member.
- Knowledge of and appreciation for First Nations and Metis family systems and community dynamics.
Commissioners, except for the Mayor, are appointed for one-year term.
The Board of Police Commissioners meets monthly or at the call of the Chair.