Notice of Call for Nominations


PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that nominations of candidates for the offices of:

Councillor for Division No. 2
Councillor for Division No. 4
Councillor for Division No. 6

will be received by the undersigned at the municipal office during regular business hours until Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. local time.

Nomination forms may be obtained from the municipal office located at 641 Main Street in Canwood.

Dated this 8th day of September 2022.

Lorna Benson

The two forms needed



    1. Under the provisions of The Tax Enforcement Act, the R.M. of Canwood No. 494 offers for sale the following properties:
      • Block B Plan No. 10171071 Ext 35 (Pt. SW 05-50-06 W3)
        NW 07-49-05 W3 Ext 49
        SW 07-49-05 W3 Ext 50


    1. Tenders must be submitted in the prescribed form and must be accompanied by a certified cheque payable to the Municipality for 10% of the tender amount. Tenders must also include a description of the bidder’s plans for the property. Highest, or any tender, not necessarily accepted.


    1. Tenders must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked “Property Tender” and postmarked by 4:00 p.m. on September 9, 2022, to:
      • Chief Administrative Officer
        R.M. of Canwood No. 494
        Box 10
        Canwood, SK  S0J 0K0


    1. Tenders will be opened by the Chief Administrative Officer to ensure tender requirements are met and presented to Council at their Regular Meeting in September.


    1. The successful bidder will have 30 days to provide the balance of cash to complete the purchase. All property sales are “as is” without warrant or guarantee by the R.M. of Canwood No. 494.


    1. Prospective bidders are advised that it is their responsibility to search the title of the property in advance. All legal costs, title transfer fees and applicable taxes are the responsibility of the purchaser and are in addition to the bid price.


  1. Tender packages can be obtained at the R.M. of Canwood No. 494 office or online at


Dated this 18th day of August, 2022.

Lorna Benson, Chief Administrative Administrator

Municipal Public Works Assistant Position

The R.M. of Canwood No. 494 is currently inviting applications for a permanent Administrative Assistant to provide support to the Public Works Supervisor in management of the municipality’s assets.

General Duties:

  • Attending to inquiries in person, on the telephone and by written communication.
  • Maintaining confidential records and files.
  • Maintaining an adequate inventory of office supplies.
  • Communicating with ratepayers, council members, utility companies, government agencies, contractors, suppliers and fellow staff members.
  • Assisting with the development of reports/charts/tables to track equipment performance and associated operating costs.
  • Preparing reports and summaries for presentation to Council as the need arises.
  • Maintaining equipment costing records as may be prescribed by the Council.

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2022 Property Assessment

The assessment roll (a list of all assessable property) is now open to inspection at the municipal office during office hours until Monday, May 16, 2022. All assessed property owners can review the assessment roll to make sure that the information about their property is accurate. Notices were mailed only to owners whose property assessment changed from last year. Detailed Property Reports can be accessed on SAMAView or can be obtained from the municipal office.

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Notice of Appeal Form