Town Requests Quotes for Recycling Collection

Town of Minnedosa

RFQ 2019-07 – RECYCLING COLLECTION
(2 year term)

The Town of Minnedosa is inviting quotations for Residential & Business “Recycling Collection” within the Town of Minnedosa.

An RFQ package listing the details and requirements can be obtained at the Town Civic Centre or at www.discoverminnedosa.com http://www.discoverminnedosa.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/RFQ-2019-07-Recycle-Collection.pdf

Any enquiry concerning the content of this Request for Quotation should be directed to Kevin Marcino at 204-867-0037 or minpwork@mymts.net.

Sealed Tenders marked “RECYCLING COLLECTION” will be accepted at the Town of Minnedosa’s Civic Centre, 103 Main Street South, Box 426 Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0

Deadline: 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 28, 2019

Fax: (204) 867-2686          Email: kmoyer@minnnedosa.com

Any or all of the quotations may not be necessarily accepted.

Request for Quotes Removal of Trees

The Town of Minnedosa requests quotes on the removal of 45 trees within town limits, in association with the Dutch Elm disease program.

Copies of the tree list and sizes can be picked up at

The Town of Minnedosa Office, 103 Main St S, Minnedosa MB or by emailing kmoyer@minnedosa.com

  • Contractor must record the date trees are removed and submit a copy to the Town of Minnedosa
  • Trees are located on both public and private property, contractor must make arrangements with property owner prior to entry.
  • Any property damage and repairs are the responsibility of the contractor
  • Trees to be cut to ground level.
  • To include site cleanup and transportation of material to the Town of Minnedosa Compost site

Completion date January 31, 2020

Contractor must show proof of insurance and be in good standing with The Workman’s Compensation Board

Closing date for quotes November 15, 2019

For more information, contact Kevin Marcino at 204-867-0037 or minpwork@mymts.net

The Town of Minnedosa

Town of Minnedosa Board of Revision Notice

THE TOWN OF MINNEDOSA
PUBLIC NOTICE
BOARD OF REVISION

Notice is hereby Given that the 2020 Assessment Roll for The Town of Minnedosa has been delivered to the Municipal Office at Minnedosa, Manitoba, 103 Main Street South in the Town of Minnedosa and is open for inspection during regular business hours.  Applications for revision may be made in accordance with Sections 42 & 43 of the Municipal Assessment Act.

APPLICATION FOR REVISION

42(1) A person in whose name property has been assessed, mortgagee in possession of property under section 114(1) of The Real Property Act, an occupier of premises who is under the terms of a lease to pay the taxes on the property, or the Assessor, may make application for the revision of an assessment roll with respect to:

  1. Liability to taxation
  2. Amount of an assessed value
  3. Classification of property; or
  4. A refusal by an Assessor to amend the Assessment Roll under Subsection 13(2).

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

43(1)  An application for revision must

  1. Be in writing;
  2. Set out the roll number and legal description of the assessable property for which a revision is sought;
  3. Set out which of the matters referred to in subsection 42(1) are at issue, and the grounds for each of those matters; and
  4. Be filed by
    i) Delivering it or causing it to be delivered to the office indicated in the Public Notice given under Subsection 41(2), or
    ii) Serving it upon the secretary at least 15 days before the scheduled sitting of the Board as indicated in the Public Notice

The Board of Revision will sit on December 3, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of The Town of Minnedosa to hear applications.

Application for revision or complaints must be received by 4:30 p.m., Monday, November 18, 2019, emailed to cmarzoff@minnedosa.com, delivered or mailed to:  The Town of Minnedosa, 103 Main Street S, Box 426, Minnedosa, Manitoba, R0J 1E0

Late Applications will not be accepted.

Dated this 25th day of October, 2019

Cindy Marzoff– Secretary of the Board
The Minnedosa Board of Revision
The Town of Minnedosa

Town of Minnedosa Water Rate Increase

**NOTICE**

**WATER RATE INCREASE**

The Public Utilities Board has authorized the increase of utility rates for the Town of Minnedosa, effective October 1st, 2019. For the October 2019 utility bill, the minimum billing amount will only be affected.  Consumption over and above the minimum is from July to September, therefore will be billed at the former rate.

Below are the new approved 2019 rates:

                                                                             Water      Sewer      Water & Sewer

Domestic            First 500 cubic metres              $3.77        $0.61                 $4.38

Wholesale          Over 500 cubic metres             $0.64        $0.61                 $1.25

A rate rider of $0.20 per cubic meter will be applied to recover the operating deficit in 2017.

The new minimum quarterly billing for residential 5/8” will be $81.12

*IF PAYING ONLINE, PLEASE BE SURE YOUR ACCOUNT NUMBER IS CORRECT*

Free Smoke Detectors

In support of Fire Prevention Week and Fire Prevention Month, the Minnedosa Lions Club are continuing their program to provide free smoke detectors to homes within Minnedosa and area. Contact Harvey at 204-867-0054 to arrange for your free smoke detector.