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July 21st 2016


Please be advised that the Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory issued on July 18, 2016 has been rescinded by the Water Security Agency effective 4:00pm July 21, 2016.


July 18th 2016

Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory (PDWA) Issued

Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory

This Advisory applies to all residents and users of the Town of La Ronge water distribution system

and is effective at 8:00 p.m., July 18, 2016, until further notice.

Due to a drinking water system depressurization of town the Town of La Ronge water distribution system. Therefore, pursuant to Clause 32(1)(a) of The Environmental Management and Protection Act 2002, consumers must be notified to:

(a) boil all water used for drinking purposes for at least one (1) minute, at a rolling boil, prior to use;

(b) boil water to be used for other activities where it may be ingested, including:
(i) brushing teeth or soaking false teeth;
(ii) dishwashing, unless sanitized in another fashion;
(iii)washing fruits and vegetables;
(iv) food or drink which will not be subsequently boiled; and
(v) ice cubes;

(c) not drink from any public drinking fountains supplied with water from the public water supply;

(d) under most circumstances, not need to boil water used for other household purposes. Adults, adolescents and older children may shower, bathe or wash using tap water but should avoid swallowing the water. Laundry may be washed in tap water, either by hand or by machine.

(e) ensure that younger children and infants are sponge bathed;

(f) use an alternative water source known to be safe, if they do not wish to boil the water; and

(g) consult with your physician if you have cuts or rashes that are severe before using the water.

(h) Flush all taps used for drinking, cooking and bathing for five minutes and until clear once water services are turned back on.

If you require any additional information, please contact the following:

Kerry Desjarlais EPO, Water Security Agency (306) 953-2296
Mamawetan Churchill River Health Region (306) 425-8512
Town of La Ronge Office (306) 425-2066
Media Contact
Water Security Agency (306) 694-8914


July 11th, 2016


Census - It's Not too Late!


For more information on how to complete your census if you have not yet done so, please see the following:




June 30, 2016

The Town of La Ronge Council is planning to enter into the process of adopting a NEW Official Community Plan and Zoning Bylaw.

First Reading of the Bylaws will take place at the July 13, 2016 Regular Meeting of Council beginning at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers located at 1212 Hildebrand Drive.


Please provide written comments on the draft documents, or requests to appear before Council on the issue, no later than 12:00 Noon on Monday July 11, 2016. You may use the form on the Help & Feedback page of this website or drop off in person to the Town Office.


Subsequent readings of the Bylaws will take place after a Public Notification publication period and a Public Hearing which is planned to take place prior to the Regular Meeting of Council on August 17th.  


Links to the proposed documents are available below (please note they are large documents and may take a few moments to load):



Questions can be directed to the Chief Administrative Officer at or through the online submission form.

The current Zoning Bylaw can be found under the Bylaws tab in the Town Hall menu.




June 27, 2016


The Town of La Ronge is now accepting submissions the following tenders / request for proposals:


Closing July 12, 2016

Potable Water Delivery


Closing August 5, 2016

Uniplex Concession Stand - CLICK HERE!


Closing dates vary.  Tender/RFP packages are available from the Town Office.  Contact us at 306-425-2066 or visit us at 1212 Hildebrand Drive. 




June 26, 2016


As per Section 141 of the Northern Municipalities Act, 2010,

Public Notice is hereby provided for a Special Meeting of Council to be held on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 5:00 pm in the Council Chambers located at the Town Office  1212 Hildebrand Drive


The purpose of the special meeting is to deal with the business of the 2015 Draft Audited Financial Statements.


Decision of the Special Meeting was made at the June 15, 2016 Regular Meeting of Council. Additionally, this notice is given at 3:00 PM this 26th day of June, 2016

Event Calendar Public Notices Snow Removal Garbage Collection Program

Town Office Closed (July 25th 2016) - The Town of La Ronge Office and Departments will be closed on Friday, July 29th, 2016 and Monday August 1st, 2016. Garbage regularly scheduled for pick up on Friday July 29th, will be picked up on Thursday July 28th.

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Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory (PDWA) Issued (July 18th 2016) - Effective from 8:00pm on Monday July 18th until further notice. A power outage of approximately five hours was fixed just after 10:00 p.m. SaskPower identified an accident as the cause of the outage ... [ More ]

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Have you reviewed the Town's proposed New Official Community Plan and Zoning Bylaw, available under the Public Notices Tab?
  Yes, and I've submitted my comments on ways to improve 0%
  Yes, it is great to see the draft long term planning initiatives available online 25%
  No, I don't feel like it affects me 25%
  No, it's too long 50%
  I'm not interested 0%

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