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City of Saskatoon facing $20 million deficit: report – Saskatoon

City of Saskatoon facing $20 million deficit: report - Saskatoon

A report, written by the City of Saskatoon administration, projects a $20.1 million deficit for the city. The two main reasons for the financial shortfall, it states, are lack of revenue caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown and expensive efforts to clean up after the recent blizzard. Administration …

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Don Atchison ‘firmly entrenched’ on 0 per cent tax increase in 2021 – Saskatoon

Don Atchison ‘firmly entrenched’ on 0 per cent tax increase in 2021 - Saskatoon

Saskatoon mayoral candidate Don Atchison says he thinks city council doesn’t need to lay off staff to achieve a zero-per cent tax increase in 2021. During a campaign announcement Friday, Atchison said if elected, he’ll also honour collectively bargained salary increases for city employees. To negate a tax increase, …

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Coronavirus: Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce asks City Hall for tax deferrals – Saskatoon

Kenney says many Alberta school boards were planning layoffs before his government announced them

The Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce is asking the City of Saskatoon to again defer property tax and utility fees to help small business struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The chamber is also asking that repayment for the deferral for both taxes and utility fees be spread over two or three …

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