Following your presentation, you may be asked questions from members of Council or the committee. "It's going to be a time when affordability is going to be top of mind for residents. It is an honour to represent Ward 7, and I know there is more work to do to build a sustainable and inclusive future for our city. Darren Hill is the councillor for Ward 1, which is located in Saskatoon's downtown core. Please be in touch if you have any questions or issues to discuss. Get in touch: The best way to reach me is by email: Donauer, who lives in the Silverwood Heights area of the ward, tweeted a photo of himself door-knocking in the Silverspring neighbourhood on Aug. 22. Learn more about the City’s response to COVID-19 and changes to programs and services. If you know that a particular report or issue is before Council or Committee, you can submit comments or request to make a presentation. "We have some people who are very much focused on fiscal management and particularly on keeping your taxes low and getting bang for the buck," Garcea said. Iwanchuk is the wife of former Saskatoon Fairview NDP MLA Andy Iwanchuk, whose constituency lay within the ward. "It's a complex matter.". How can I participate in City Council's decisions? Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. Is there anything I need to know about making a presentation? Even factoring in the potential wage increase, Garcea says salaries for Saskatoon council are roughly in the mid-range of Canadian cities. At the age of 26, Jeffries became the youngest person ever elected to city council. Head online to www.saskatoon.ca to access information about the City's programs and services, find contact numbers, and more. "It's all very safe. You will have five minutes to make your presentation. Saskatoon City Council is the governing body of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.The council consists of the mayor and ten councillors representing wards.The current council sits between 2016 and 2020. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. [14], Sarina Gersher is the councillor for Ward 8, which is near the central east side at the end of the city. Starting Jan. 1, the federal government will end personal income tax exemptions for elected officials. Seeking: Fifth term.

Here’s further info about what you can expect from me and my volunteers door knocking: https://t.co/2C17XEtDvw #yxecc #yxe pic.twitter.com/4WACOOOiBk, "The unprecedented challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic reinforce the need to build strong communities for all generations," according to Gersher's campaign launch press release. Like Donauer, Dubois said lower taxes are a priority, as well as "improving basic services such as roads and sidewalks, and [ensuring] that residents in Ward 9 feel safe and live well.". Leave this field blank. Head online to www.saskatoon.ca to access information about the City's programs and services, find contact numbers, and more. Among incumbent candidates, Jeffries is the most specific about some of his goals for a future term. Give your reusable items a second chance and keep them out o… https://t.co/ZDm4qqDmZ9. Here's a brief look at how each ward councillor is framing themselves out of the gate, based on their early campaign materials. Cutting discretionary spending and a new hiring freeze make more sense than tax increases," according to the "Saving money at city hall" section of his platform. City Clerk's Office Thanks for coming everyone! "In addition to responding to thousands of phone calls and emails, I have visited many of your homes, or met with you in the community," states the community engagement section of his site. Jeffries and other councillors succeeded in having that borrowing cap reduced to $67.5 million, which effectively shaved off $20 million from the budget. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. Your letter must clearly specify the issue which you wish to address, as well as a general outline of your concerns.