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Crescent Point Pool Getting Ready for Summer

Crescent Point Pool Getting Ready for Summer GULL LAKE Tourism  Town Council Rural Municipality Mayor's Report Crescent Point Pool

The Crescent Point Pool is getting a makeover with the replacement of the old swimming pool deck tile with a new rubber paving material. The work started this past weekend with the paving of the paddling pool deck and will finish with the paving main pool deck this week. The rubber paving will give the pool a new look and is made of 100% recycled rubber. Solid-State Rubber Paving out of Swift Current, is doing the work at cost of $48,000. Recreation Director Sara Kuntz says “fundraising for the project totaled approximately $18,000”.

Some pool doors, and frames are rusting and will be replaced this year. Three metal doors and five-door frames will be replaced at a cost of $9,415.00. The storage shed on the east end of the pool will also be replaced at a cost of $2,000.00.

Council has approved the purchase of a variety of pool toys and fitness equipment, including: poolside basketball nets, medium and large-size rafts, sinkers, a variety of dumbbells, weight bars, dumbbell rack, resistance bands, aqua disks. The floats for the ropes will be replaced, and a new storage cart will also be purchased. The total of these items will be approximately $3,022.00.

Crescent Point Pool is owned by the Town of Gull Lake. Pool operating deficits are shared between the Town of Gull Lake 66.66%, RM of Carmichael 16.67%, and RM, of Webb 16.67%. RM of Gull Lake 16.67%.

The Pool will open at the beginning of June until the end of August.

Mayor Campbell

Sask. developing rural crime app

Sask. developing rural crime app Government Innovation  Technology Rural Municipality

The Saskatchewan government has selected a team of technology startups to develop prototype systems to help reduce rural crime. Jeff Shirley, owner of Rivercity Technology Services Ltd. in Saskatoon, and William Topping, founder of Brand X Technologies also in Saskatoon, will work in a joint venture partnership to design an app and GPS device that will alert rural residents and landowners of any irregular activity.

Source: Sask. developing rural crime app

After the Fire Information & Support Event

After the Fire Information & Support Event Health & Wellness SouthWest Saskatchewan  Tompkins Rural Municipality

For those affected by or involved in the fire south of Tompkins, an evening of information and support will be held on Thursday, October 26 at 7:00 pm at the Tompkins Community Centre.

Representatives from the RM’s of Carmicheal and Piapot, Village of Tompkins, Tompkins Fire Department, Southwest Victim’s Services, and the RCMP will be in attendance.

Everyone is welcome, please spread the word, and share this event. Many thanks!

Source: After the Fire Facebook Event

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