Town News

Management Plan for the Peregrine Falcon

The Government of Canada has released the Final Management Plan for the recovery of the Peregrine Falcon. Peregrine Falcon Management Plan – Species At Risk Act For more information, the Canadian Wildlife Service, Prairie Region, Environment and Climate Change Canada Read on! →

A Citizen’s Guide to Shaping Council Decisions

The Municipalities Act is the legislation setting out the framework within which municipalities, other than cities or northern municipalities, must use to govern themselves while reaching decisions which affect property owners and residents. Citizen’s Guide to Shaping Council Decisions This Read on! →

Trees in the Town of Lumsden

The Town of Lumsden adopted the “Urban Forestry Policy” to establish criteria for pruning, removing, replacing and planting trees on public property and trees shared with private property owners, as well as protecting established trees of historic value and ensuring Read on! →

October 16 – 22 is Waste Reduction Week

This is the 17th year for Waste Reduction Week and this year’s theme is “Too Good to Waste” Celebrate your efforts to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Compost! Visit Waste Reduction Week in Canada’s website for more information, great ideas and Read on! →

June Proclaimed Recreation and Parks Month

The Town of Lumsden Council has proclaimed June as Recreation and Parks Month. See the full proclamation here:  June is Recreation and Parks Month – 2017

Are You Protected Against Scams & Fraud

The Town of Lumsden does not have any concerns specific to scams or fraud in Lumsden, so this information is strictly for information purposes to increase awareness. Below is the first Canadian Edition of The Little Black Book of Scams, detailing a Read on! →

2017 Flood Season Information and Kits

The Water Security Agency (WSA) has released its Spring Runoff Potential forecast. In a March 9 news release, the WSA forecast near normal spring runoff for most of the province, except for southeastern Saskatchewan and areas west of Hudson Bay, where runoffs may be above Read on! →