News

December 14, 2015

$100 Million in Savings for New Schools According to KPMG Report

The Saskatchewan Government released the value for money report for the publicly-owned Joint-Use Schools Project, which was prepared by KPMG.  The independent financial experts confirm the P3 model will save taxpayers $100 million, or 13 per cent, compared to a traditional model.  These savings include P3-related costs, such as private financing.

December 11, 2015

Christmas Message from Premier Brad Wall

In summer of 2015, public officials in our province of Saskatchewan issued a decree: that all affected people leave their homes and in mass exodus, travel to places of refuge where they could be safe and accounted for.

December 10, 2015

Deck the Halls with a Safe Christmas Tree This Holiday Season

Today, Saskatoon Eastview MLA Corey Tochor, on behalf of Government Relations Minister Jim Reiter, joined Saskatoon Mayor Donald Atchison at a demonstration of a natural Christmas tree burn to remind citizens to be fire safe this holiday season.

December 10, 2015

Water Security Agency Releases Fall Condition Report

Today, the Water Security Agency (WSA) released the 2015 Conditions at Freeze-up Report.  The report summarizes the water supply conditions during the late fall and early winter period.  This report helps provide a better understanding of the conditions on the ground in preparation for spring runoff in 2016.

December 09, 2015

Construction Begins on the White City Overpass

Construction is now underway on the White City overpass, which is a key part of the Regina Bypass.  This vital link will connect Highway 48 to Highway 1 at White City, eliminating the need to make left turns on or off of Highway 1.  The overpass will be open to traffic in 2017.