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
Bench In Memory Program
The Bench in Memory Program provides high quality benches in City parks, along trails, and in green spaces including Crescent Park and both City Cemeteries. The program is intended for the memorialization of deceased loved ones with a 7” x 3” cast bronze plaque installed on the bench.
*NEW* Benches can now be ordered with space for TWO 7” x 3” plaques on one bench.
Benches and plaques are provided at cost; therefore, pricing is subject to change. Please contact the Parks and Recreation Department for current pricing.
To apply for a Bench in Memory, please fill out and return the form found here.