Parks Recreation & Culture
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
Heritage Advisory Committee
Acting in an advisory role for the City, the Committee shall provide the City with policy advice and recommendations on matters respecting:
- any matter arising out of The Heritage Property Act;
- designation of municipal heritage properties or districts;
- the development or alteration of heritage properties; and
- any other heritage property related matter that is referred to the Committee.
The Committee shall consist of the following members:
- one member of City Council;
- one person nominated by the Moose Jaw and District Chamber of Commerce; and
- four persons residing in Moose Jaw.
Aims & Duties
To provide advice to City Council:
- on any matter arising out of The Heritage Property Act or the regulations thereunder.
- on any changes to the criteria for evaluation of properties of architectural or historical value or interest with respect to heritage designation.
- on buildings, properties and artifacts to be designated under The Heritage Property Act.
- on policies related to conserving heritage properties and areas.
- on current heritage conservation legislation and to recommend proposed changes to municipal legislation to conserve heritage properties and areas.
- on ways to increase public awareness and knowledge of heritage conservation issues.
- on any other matters relating to buildings and areas of architectural or historical significance.
- on properties and artifacts owned by the City.