Welcome to the Rural Municipality of Pense No. 160

Welcome to the Rural Municipality of Pense No. 160 – located between the Provincial Capital City of Regina and the City of Moose Jaw. Looking for a place to live, to work, to do business? The R.M. of Pense has a lot to offer. Check us out!

Pipelines & Perogies

Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline construction is now underway. The Enbridge team and their prime contractor (SA Energy) will be on hand to say hello and answer any question you may have about this essential pipeline replacement project.

A delicious perogy supper will be served. Please join us on Thursday, September 28 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the K+S Potash Canada Community Hall, 524 East Street, Bethune, SK. Supper will be served starting at 5:00 p.m.

FIRE BAN

R.M. of Pense No. 160 July 18, 2017

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, a complete fire ban is in effect for the R.M. of Pense No. 160. This includes all fires that have the potential to create sparks including, but not limited to: controlled burns, fireworks, campfires/recreational fires, fire pits, fire rings, burning barrels and charcoal fires.

Allowed: propane and natural gass BBQ's and CSA approved propane tables.

This ban will be in effect until further notice. Anyone found in contravention of this notice will be fined in accordance with Bylaw No. 2016-05.

Landfill Changes

The R.M. landfill has become a transfer station and is now only open to R.M. ratepayers. Instead of putting garbage in pits, garbage will now be collected in bins which will then be transferred to the landfill in Regina. The recycling bins will remain in place for ratepayers to utilize, as well.

The hours of operation will remain the same: Wednesdays, noon to 4 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The following items are not allowed in the garbage bins: asphalt shingles, cement, chemical containers, dead animals, electronics (recyclable at SARCAN), grain, hazardous waste, house demolition, liquid domestic sewage, new house construction garbage, petroleum by-products, propane tanks, railway ties, recyclable materials, refrigeration units, tires, and wire of any description.