11 Results for Government of Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced that the overpass project at Martensville and Warman will open to traffic this fall, nearly one year ahead of schedule. “Martensville and Warman are two of Saskatchewan’s fastest-growing communities and we are thrilled to see the opening of these overpasses to traffic,” Highways and…

October 30, 2018 @ 8:35am

The Government of Saskatchewan has released its fall tender package for its provincial highway network, projects that will be worked on during the 2019 construction season. The fall tender plan includes more than 25 planned projects and more than 600 kilometres (km) of highway work. “A lot has been accomplished…

October 17, 2018 @ 8:45am

The largest transportation project in Saskatchewan’s history, the Regina Bypass, is approximately 90 per cent complete. “The Regina Bypass is on schedule and the remaining construction will be completed by October of next year,” Highways and Infrastructure Minister Lori Carr said. “We are very pleased with the progress of the…

October 17, 2018 @ 8:38am

The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan announced more than $20 million in federal-provincial funding to upgrade electrical systems at the Buffalo Pound Water Treatment Plant. The remainder of the estimated $32.1 million project will be funded by the Buffalo Pound Water Treatment Corporation, which is owned by the cities of…

October 09, 2018 @ 12:47pm

The Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan announced the signing of a bilateral agreement that will provide more than $896 million in federal funding through the Investing in Canada plan over the next decade for infrastructure projects. These projects will be cost-shared with the Saskatchewan government, municipalities, and other partners. Today’s…

October 03, 2018 @ 12:59pm

Saskatchewan Environment Minister Dustin Duncan has approved a large-scale wind energy project in the province, the first of its kind to be approved under The Environmental Assessment Act. Located south of Herbert, the Blue Hill Wind Energy Project will be developed and operated by Algonquin Power Co. (a subsidiary of…

September 20, 2018 @ 12:45pm

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe has announced changes to his cabinet including a new Minister of Highways and Infrastructure and a representative responsible for SaskBuilds. The announcement comes following the resignation of Lyle Stewart from cabinet for health reasons. The changes announced were: Lori Carr becomes Minister of Highways and Infrastructure.…

August 16, 2018 @ 8:25am

The Minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Water Security Agency (WSA), Dustin Duncan, has announced a new long-term flood mitigation program for Saskatchewan communities. The Flood Damage Reduction Program (FDRP) takes a proactive and preventative approach in helping communities deal with long-term flood mitigation projects. “Since the start of WSA’s Emergency…

August 02, 2018 @ 10:17am

The 2018 highway construction season in Saskatchewan will focus on improving safety on the provincial highway system as a result of a number of passing lane projects and other highway improvements. “Our government is making a major commitment to improving safety on some of our busiest highways,” Highways and Infrastructure…

May 16, 2018 @ 8:42am

Rupen Pandya has been promoted by the Government of Saskatchewan following a successful tenure as president and CEO of SaskBuilds. The news came as part of an announcement from Interim Deputy Minister to the Premier and Cabinet Secretary Kent Campbell regarding changes to the government’s senior public service leadership team.…

October 12, 2017 @ 11:02am

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced that Scott Livingstone has been named chief executive officer (CEO) of the new Saskatchewan Health Authority (RHA). “Scott Livingstone is an innovative, strategic leader who shares our goal of one provincial health authority that is focused on better co-ordination of health services across Saskatchewan,”…

August 23, 2017 @ 9:01am