Saskatchewan municipalities have authority to designate properties as Municipal Heritage Properties pursuant to The Heritage Property Act (the “Act”). Any Saskatchewan municipality may designate local or regional properties as Municipal… Read More
The recent “Zoom-bombing” of a council meeting in Saskatchewan serves as a reminder to municipalities everywhere of the importance of using secure platforms for virtual meetings.
Earlier this month, a rural… Read More
Authors: Milad Alishahi, Teague Pushor, Haley Stearns
The Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision in Nelson (City) v Marchi, revisits the issue of municipal liability for negligence and determining when core policy immunity applies.… Read More
With the rise of mandatory vaccination policies across Canada, many municipalities have questioned whether they can – or should – implement similar policies for their employees.
Municipalities located in Saskatchewan are… Read More
Authors: Milad Alishahi, Teague Pushor
A recent decision of the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench provides guidance for municipal councils when a councillor fails to disclose financial information on time.
In Hill v Saskatoon… Read More
One of the biggest challenges facing municipal employers in Saskatchewan is how to respond to harassment in the workplace. Workplace harassment demands strong condemnation, yet legal and ethical landmines are… Read More