Estevan city council awards tenders for leisure centre roof

Council also mentioned how to honour city staff.




Estevan metropolis council mentioned roof substitute work and HVAC units for the leisure centre’s roof through the June 12 conference.

Action Roofing Ltd. was awarded a tender for $698,000 for the roof alternative. In a report, town engineer Kiflom Weldeab and facilities manager Dan Kroeker famous 4 tenders ended up submitted.

Action Roofing had the cheapest bid, although the greatest was for additional than $2.1 million.

Coun. Shelly Veroba reported she has dealt with Action Roofing in the previous and discovered them to be competent, but voiced worry no matter if the $698,000 would go over all of the function due to the disparity involving the four bids. Kroeker stated it would.

The whole spot is 5,575 sq. metres.

Kroeker claimed timelines are a very little mysterious because the roof substitute get the job done has to come about in live performance with the HVAC installation. The HVAC units sit on a “suppress”, Kroeker said, and then the roofing membrane has to go up and above the control. The offer chain of getting these rooftop models is the situation.

Kroeker explained the function could possibly not take place right until upcoming spring, but the funding has been extended to subsequent calendar year and the price ranges will maintain.

The city also awarded the tender for the leisure centre rooftop HVAC device technique supply and installation to Mid-Town Plumbing and Heating for $824,685. The city gained funding.

City supervisor Jeff Ward explained the venture arrived in about price range. He said provide chain concerns have affected some other capital jobs, so at the up coming conference in June, there will be an allocation transform, and some of the cash jobs are to be pushed to up coming calendar year so all assigned performs can happen this yr. 


Council denied a ask for from Dale Wetsch to have a portion of the city’s new grasp pathway program named right after Rod March, who is the city’s previous manager of parks, services and leisure products and services.

In his software, Wetsch claimed March was deserving mainly because of March’s initiatives to get federal and provincial funding for the building of the metropolis-large pathway and sidewalk system, which was mostly accomplished in 2021. March also did other points for the city.

Coun. Travis Frank mentioned it was a “quite variety request”. But after additional imagined, he thinks there isn’t really a challenge in the metropolis that isn’t really because of to the workers.

“It gets tricky to title matters soon after precise workers mainly because I am not absolutely sure if we would fail to remember other wonderful workers who have finished tough do the job,” stated Frank.

He recommended having a plaque someplace to honour the metropolis workforce.

Veroba extra Estevan has a good deal of terrific employees who make certain the services are kept up to date.


Council denied the tenders for the new shower constructing in the Churchill Playpark owing to incomplete tenders.

Two bids were been given for the undertaking. Kroeker stated the company with the lessen bid did not supply a bid bond or a surety with their tender.


Council accredited the Downtown Business Association’s ask for to position a portable signal on the boulevard in between 3rd Street and the RBC parking great deal to advertise the association’s Night Markets. The 1st market of the period is June 29 and will come about weekly till September.

There will be a 50 for each cent reduction in charges for the indicator for the 12 months, from $150 to $75.


Three making permits really worth $70,000 were issued in May possibly, bringing the full for the 12 months to 12 permits truly worth $789,142. All a few permits for Could ended up categorised as miscellaneous.


In the inquiries portion of the assembly, Veroba, Frank and Councillor Rebecca Foord recapped their the latest attendance at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities convention.

Veroba observed there was a ton of discuss about the impacts of climate improve, in particular on northern communities. There was also communicate of online harassment struggling with municipal leaders and the lack of truths that are shared.

Foord famous she, Frank and Mayor Roy Ludwig sat in on some innovation discussions, and it was reassuring to know Estevan was on the ideal observe with its innovation centre. Foord reported it was very good to know that men and women have read of Estevan and what is happening listed here.

The metropolis also promoted power and carbon seize and storage.

Coun. Kirsten Walliser asked for a report on the price of the new score clock at Affinity Location so the local community is familiar with the accurate cost, and she would like to know the prepare for the old clock. She also said there would need to have to be a policy for use.

Coun. Tony Sernick brought up potholes on Kensington Avenue that needed a short-term repair. Valve alternative operate happened on Kensington earlier this year.