Equal Pay Day – March 18th 2019

Equal Pay Day – March 18th 2019 WHEREAS March 18th, 2019 has been proclaimed “Equal Pay Day” by the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women; and WHEREAS March 18th, 2019 marks the end of the 420 days that Canadian women must work to earn the same wage that their male counterparts earn in just…

Penny per flush increase funds Selkirk’s new WWTP and confirms city is environmental leader

The Public Utilities Board has approved a rate increase for the City of Selkirk’s water and wastewater, effective immediately, and introduced gradually over the next three years. The city applied for the increase to fund construction of the new Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) as well as ongoing operating costs. Changes to provincial legislation that require…