Regina city council News

During a special emergency meeting on March 27, 2017, Regina city council asked administration to re-open the previously passed budget and look for millions of dollars in savings to offset decisions made in the provincial budget.

'We deserve better:' Regina council vents, brainstorms after Sask. budget creates shortfall

By Kevin Martel March 28, 2017 - 6:45am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 4:10pm

It was a night of brainstorming and venting for Regina city council as an emergency debate was held to find possible ways to make up a sudden shortfall of several million...

The City of Regina could be left with an $11 million shortfall as a result of the March 22, 2017 provincial budget.

Regina council to discuss how to fill hole left by Sask. budget

By Kevin Martel March 27, 2017 - 6:27am Updated: March 27, 2017 - 6:27am

There's an unexpected shortfall of millions of dollars the City of Regina will now have to find ways to make up, but it's not known exactly how yet.

During Wednesday's...

This building, located at the corner of 12th Avenue and St. John Street, has been rezoned by Regina city council on Feb. 27, 2017.

Regina city council approves rezoning for new Carmicheal Outreach building

By Britton Gray February 28, 2017 - 8:48pm Updated: February 28, 2017 - 8:48pm

Carmichael Outreach is one step closer to moving into a new building to help provide its services to those in need.

Regina city council approved the rezoning of the...

Regina city council voted to drop both the property tax and water rate increases at a special budget meeting on Feb. 13, 2017.

Regina property tax increase falls to 3.99%; water rates down too

By Kevin Martel February 14, 2017 - 1:51am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 11:10am

Property taxes are going up in Regina, but not quite as much as first proposed.

City council finalized the 2017 budget Monday night, which now calls for an increase of 3...

Regina city council will discuss the idea of more detailed property tax bills at a special budget meeting on Feb. 13, 2017.

Councillor wants better breakdown on property tax bills

By Kevin Martel February 5, 2017 - 8:57am Updated: February 5, 2017 - 9:10am

If one Regina councillor has it his way, property tax bills will be more detailed in the future.

Mike O'Donnell wants bills to have more detailed information than they...

Frank McCrystal stands at a podium and speaks at the funeral for long-time Regina city councillor Terry Hincks.

'We'll never forget you:' Hundreds remember late councillor Terry Hincks

By Kevin Martel October 20, 2016 - 7:55pm Updated: October 20, 2016 - 7:55pm

Clapping and laughter usually have no place at a memorial service, but a celebration of his life is exactly what late Regina councillor Terry Hincks wanted.

In fact, he...

Regina's city council gathered before speaking to the media about Terry Hincks. Oct 15, 2016

Hincks remembered fondly by Regina City Council

By Lisa Schick October 15, 2016 - 5:40pm Updated: October 17, 2016 - 6:12am

The sun was shining and the air was brisk but it was an emotional gathering outside city hall on Saturday morning as councillors readied themselves to talk about their late...

Regina Mayor Michael Fougere is pleased with the prospect of having projects partially paid for.

Regina city councillors excited about new infrastructure money

By Lisa Schick September 19, 2016 - 5:13pm Updated: September 20, 2016 - 6:39am

Regina's city council is eager to gets its hands on millions of infrastructure dollars announced last week.

At a special city council meeting on Monday, councillors...

The home at 13 Leopold Cres. was taken off the heritage protection list.

Regina man wins removing home from protection list

By Lisa Schick April 26, 2016 - 6:50am Updated: April 26, 2016 - 6:50am

After more than 14 months of beaurocratic wrangling, a Regina family will finally be able to do what they want with their house.

The Dodds family bought the house at 13...

Mayor Michael Fougere at a Regina city council meeting.

Regina city council to hear concerns about proposed seniors' complex

By Courtney Markewich March 29, 2016 - 11:21am Updated: March 29, 2016 - 11:21am

Mayor Michael Fougere is prepared to hear voices of opposition to a proposed new facility for seniors' housing in north Regina.

Speaking with the CJME Morning Show,...

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Dog parks, LPGA tournament on agenda for Regina city council

By Kevin Martel March 28, 2016 - 6:34am Updated: March 28, 2016 - 4:11pm

Regina city council will have golf and dog parks on its agenda Tuesday night.

The mayor and councillors will decide whether to add up to another six off-leash dog parks...

Photo of Dennis Dodds' house on Leopold Crescent currently on heritage holding bylaw list.

Regina man denied demolition of house on heritage holding list

By Adriana Christianson March 2, 2016 - 5:45pm Updated: March 3, 2016 - 8:15am

Dennis Dodds is caught between a Regina city bylaw on heritage properties and an old house that he owns but isn’t allowed to tear down.

This week Regina city council...