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SARSAV Search and Rescue Chapter for SE Saskatchewan

Regarding a SARSAV Search and Rescue Chapter for SE Saskatchewan
We are very excited to present detailed information at the local January meetings on how the chapter will be developed and established. ALL community support and involvement is critical for our long term success in helping one another when the need arises to assist in a search. Please attend your local meeting. We are looking forward to meeting you!!
The Press Release is as follows:
"Public Information Meetings are being held regarding the start up of a volunteer SARSAV Search and Rescue Chapter for the South East area of Saskatchewan. Meetings are arranged and hosted by a partnership between the RCMP Search and Rescue Team, SARSAV (Search and Rescue Saskatchewan Association of Volunteers), Estevan Police Service and Weyburn Police Service.
Meetings are scheduled for:
Carnduff - January 16th, 7:00 PM at the Carnduff Education Complex
Carlyle - January 17th at 7:00 PM at the Memorial Hall - 111 Main St
Estevan - January 23rd at 7:00 PM at the Western Star Inn and Suites
Weyburn - January 24th at 7:00 PM at the City Works Building Classroom
A team such as this requires significant community support. All levels of interest are welcome. Please come out and support the development of this needed resource."
Thank-you for your assistance,
Very sincerely,
Katia Bigney

Meeting Dates

2019 Regular Council Meeting Dates are as follows

January 10, 2019

February 14, 2019

March 21, 2019

April 11, 2019

May 9, 2019

June 13, 2019

July 11, 2019

August 8, 2019

September 12, 2019

October 10, 2019

November 21, 2019

December 12, 2019

All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. unless posted otherwise.

Spring Road Restrictions – In Effect April 9 at 12:01 AM

Pursuant to section 35(1) of “The Highways and Transportation Act,1997” it is hereby ordered that
effective Monday, April 9, 2018, at 12:01 AM and until further notice, vehicles other than those exempted in Part II, section 3 (2) and 3 (5) of “The Vehicle Weight and Dimensions Regulations, 2010”, shall be restricted as follows:

Steering Axle:

  • 10.0 kg per mm (560 pounds per inch) width of tire (manufacturer’s stamped dimension) to a maximum of 5,500 kg on the steering axle for a truck or truck tractor equipped with a single steering axle.
  • 11,000 kg on the steering axle group for a truck or truck tractor equipped with a tandem axle steering group.

Other Axles:

  • 6.25 kg per mm (350 pounds per inch) width of tire (manufacturer’s stamped dimension) to a maximum of 1,650 kg (3,638 pounds) per tire.

This order does not permit the weight on any axle, axle group or vehicle from exceeding the maximum weight prescribed in the “The Vehicle Weight and Dimension Regulations, 2010” for that axle, axle group or vehicle.

The restriction does not apply to:

 Emergency vehicles;
 Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure vehicles and municipal maintenance equipment when conducting maintenance or accessing sites on or along the restricted highway;
 SaskPower, SaskEnergy and SaskTel vehicles when accessing sites along the restricted route;
 Recreational vehicles;
 Buses;
 Farm Equipment operated or towed;
 Vehicles directly crossing a Provincial Highway at an intersecting public highway or private road.

Please click the image above for a full list of restricted roads or CLICK HERE


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