The RM of Grassy Creek No. 78 has officially declared a State of Emergency of Agricultural Disaster within the boundaries of the rural municipality due to the extreme drought conditions, the infestations of grasshoppers and gophers.
CALLING ALL PRODUCERS!
TOWNHALL MEETING REGARDING DROUGHT
R.M. of GRASSY CREEK NO.78
The Council of the R.M. of Grassy Creek No.78 has issued a ‘Fire Ban’ in the municipality due to the extremely dry conditions.
If you have plans for a backyard construction project, remember to request a line locate on your
property before you begin.
Are you planning a landscaping project this summer? Remember to always request a line locate
before you start any digging. Dig slowly and be safe.
ATV’s are permitted by bylaw on the roads in the RM of Grassy Creek but all rules and regulations MUST be followed!
Always wear an approved motorcycle helmet and appropriate protective eye wear – it’s the law when you’re riding an ATV in public areas and recommended always.
BYLAW NO. 121-2021
Rural Municipality of Grassy Creek No. 78
A bylaw to regulate all terrain vehicles.
The Council of the Rural Municipality of Grassy Creek No. 78in the Province of Saskatchewan enacts as follows:
In this bylaw, including this section:
“all terrain vehicle” and/or “ATV” means all terrain vehicle as defined in The All Terrain Vehicles Act;
“highway” means a highway as defined in The Highway Traffic Act and includes a road, parkway, driveway, square or place designed and intended for or used by the general public for the passage of vehicles, but does not include any area, whether privately or publicly owned, that is primarily intended to be used for the parking of vehicles and the necessary passageways on that area;
“travelled portion” means that part of a highway designed for vehicle travel including the shoulder of the road;
“untravelled portion” means that part of a highway not designed for vehicle travel including the ditch and the center median, if any;
“vehicle” means a vehicle as defined in The Highway Traffic Act.
To authorize operation of ATVs, use one of the following examples (section 9 ATV Act):
A person is authorized to operate an all terrain vehicle on the travelled portion of any highway within the municipality.
A person is authorized to operate an all terrain vehicle on the untraveled portion of any highway within the municipality.
Any person who contravenes any of the provisions of this bylaw shall be liable to the penalty imposed by section 32 of The All Terrain Vehicles Act.
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A reminder that during this busy time, the Farm Stress Line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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