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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
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City Council meetings start at 5:30 p.m.
City Council Agendas – Current and Archives
City Council Video Archive Starting June 24, 2019, meeting videos are integrated with City Council Agendas. To view meeting videos, click the link above
2020 Budget Information
2020 Budget Meetings Live-Stream
City Council Recaps
- October 28, 2019 recap
- November 12, 2019 recap
- December 9 recap
City Council typically meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month, except on Statutory Holidays. Please refer to the City Council Schedule above for details. Standing Committee meetings held after the regular meeting dates.
City Council consists of a Mayor and six Councillors, elected for a term of three years. Beginning in 2012, the terms of elected Council members will be four years. To be eligible to run for Mayor or Councillor of Moose Jaw, a person must be a Canadian citizen, at least eighteen years of age, and have lived in the City of Moose Jaw for at least three months and in the Province of Saskatchewan for six months immediately preceding the day of the election.
The City of Moose Jaw is not divided into constituencies or wards, and each member of Council represents the community as a whole. All decisions of Council are by majority vote.
2018 Election – Candidate Campaign Expense Disclosure Statements