Facts & Figures

FACTS & FIGURES


POPULATION LOCATION
Year: 2016 Census On Highway #23
Town: 862 70 km E. of Tisdale & 91 km S.W. of Hudson Bay
288 km N.E. of Saskatoon
350 km N. of Regina

 


GOVERNMENT

Federal: Member of Parliament
Cathay Wagantall
Provincial:  Member of Legislative Assembly

MLA Office:

 

Hugh Nerlien
Kelvington-Wadena Constituency
#102 – 302 Pine Street West
Porcupine Plain, SK  S0E 1H0
Phone:  306-278-2200
Toll Free:  1-800-234-4134
Email: nerlien.mla@sasktel.net


                

 

 

 

MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT

Administrator: Twyla Salmond
Assistant Administrator:    
Foreman: John Horvath

 

CONTACT:
PO Box 310
151 McAllister Avenue
Porcupine Plain, SK  S0E 1H0
Phone: (306) 278-2262

Fax: (306) 278-3378

Email:  porcupineplain@sasktel.net

 

 

 

 

Mayor: 

 

Nick Wood

Councillors:
Frank Duhaime Nicole Genaille
Bob Nicholson Karen Wick
Craig Kriger Don Ross

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community Development:

Koral Kriger – Community Development Officer
Phone:  (306) 278-2311
E-Mail:   cdo.porcupine@sasktel.net


RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF PORCUPINE No. 395

Address: 440 McAllister Avenue
Phone: (306) 278-2368
Fax: (306) 278-3473
Email: rm395@sasktel.net
Administrator: Nicole Smith
Reeve: Steve Kwiatkowski
Councillor Div #1: Travis Johnson
Councillor Div #2: Norman Petrie
Councillor Div #3: Andy Galacz
Councillor Div#4: Travis Hipkins
Councillor Div #5: Mark Nagyl
Councillor Div#6: Perry Borstmayer

 

FIRE DEPARTMENT

 firehall

Fire Chief: Dave Hipkins
Ass’t Fire ChiefMurry Althouse
Fire Calls: 911

The Porcupine Volunteer Fire Brigade, consisting of seventeen (17) members, provides round the clock protections by utilizing a 911 Pager System which connects the caller to the homes of several members of the brigade as well as the fire hall. The Brigade has two pumper / tanker units. Other equipment includes the Jaws of Life and Self Contained Breathing Apparatus. By agreement additional protection is provided by other surrounding communities.


ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE (R.C.M.P.)

343 Walnut Street
(306) 278-8180
— For Emergencies Call  911 —

police

If you are interested in career with the RCMP please follow the link below.

Careers /Recruiting


PORCUPINE PLAIN SEARCH & RESCUE TEAM

Email: PPSARchapter@gmail.com

Website:

ppsar.sarsav.ca/

 

 

 

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FAMILY SERVICES

Crisis line & Safe Shelter
Dial 1-800-611-6349 (no charge)
This agency does not subscribe to call or name display.

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EASTERN REGION II METIS SOCIETY 

Office Located in Quilly’s Community Place, 302 Pine Street, Porcupine Plain
Call :   306-278-1202

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DEVELOPMENT

Residential and Commercial property available.
Incentives for new business and house construction.

For more information contact the  Town Office at 306-278-2262


 

UTILITIES

Water:$63.00 per quarter for the first 7,500 gal. $4.00 per 1,000  gallons thereafter. Infrastructure Cost  $5.00/mt
Coin Meter:  $2.00 per 100 gallons ( Open 8am-5pm) Sewer:$12.00 per month.

Garbage/Recycle:$15.00 per    month for residential, commercial rates vary. Residential Pick-up is Thursdays(alternating weekly –  please see schedule )

Cable Television:Regional Cable Systems 1-800-465-1000

Electric Power:SaskPower – Rates upon request – Customer Service  1-888-757-6937

Natural Gas:SaskEnergy – Rates upon request – Customer Service  1-800-667-5013

 


ACCOMMODATIONS

For More detailed Accomodations Please check the Accomodations Link    
Hotels/Motels: Porcupine Motel
306-278-2244
 Other Garys Guest Suite
                306-278-7182
Email:   gfraser@SaskTel.net
Town of Porcupine Plain
Campgrounds:
306-278-2262
– 12 sites -electric – 15 & 30 amp
– Water)
– $20.00/Daily (includes GST)
– sewer dump on site
– adjacent to Swimming Pool
– public showers & washroom on site
Greenwater Provincial Park ~ 15 min.

 

TRANSPORTATION

 Highways:  No. 23.
 Airport: Local Airstrip, grassed, East – West & North – South runways 
 Courier Service:     Purolator/Northern Lights Courier/Loomis
Trucking Firms:  Several local companies (see business directory)

 

 


MEDICAL SERVICES

nursing

Ambulance: Emergencies Call  911                                     (306) 278-2253
Porcupine-Carragana Hospital: (306) 278-6262
Emergencies call 911
Porcupine Medical Clinic: (306)278-2151
Red Deer Nursing Home: (306) 278-6390
Home Care Services: (306) 278-6270
Mental Health Services: 1-800-704-8395
Community Wellness Coordinator:        (306) 865-5644
 

 

RECREATIONAL FACILITIES

 Curling Rink (3 sheets artificial) / Chase Place Arena (Artificial Ice)

Baseball Diamonds    /  Cross Country Ski  Trails

Campgrounds  /  Parks   

  Route “66” (snowmobile trails) 

Porcupine Plain Library

Porcupine Plain & District Museum   

  Quillys Community Place – Gym & Club Rooms

Community Hall

Greenhills Golf & Country Club, Greenwater Lake Provincial Park

 

RESIDENTIAL HOUSING

Porcupine Plain Housing Authority
24 Senior Units: 1 bedroom, snow removal, grass maintenance
22 Family Units:     3 bedroom

Contact Pat Morvik at (306) 278-2911 for further information.