Welcome to the Town of Herbert

A quiet, friendly community situated in the heart of Saskatchewan's wheat belt along the TransCanada Highway, 47 km east of Swift Current. The town is fully serviced offering health, education, recreation and spiritual services while catering to a large surrounding agricultural area.

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TRANSFER STATION SEASON OPENING

May 2nd, 2024
1:00pm
4:30pm

The Transfer Station season will officially OPEN for the season beginning Thursday, May 2nd. 
Regular hours of business are Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Branch Pick-up

May 1st, 2024
8:30am
4:30am

The Branch Pick-up schedule will begin Wednesday, May 1 & every second Wednesday, thereafter. Branches need to be placed in back lanes in manageable sized piles & pieces.
We will not pick up cut down trees, stumps, or branches exceeding 7 feet. This is meant as a quick service for an entire community. We encourage anyone with a vehicle & means to load & dispose of branches yourself.

Street Sweeping

April 29th, 2024
6:00am
4:30am

Watch for signage the evening before & be prepared to move your vehicles if your street is slated for sweeping.
Sweeping will be done Monday to Thursday until the community is finished.

Report Streetlight Outages

January 9th, 2024
8:30am
4:30pm

The Town having to report streetlight outages is a thing of the past. SaskPower has now made it very easy for anyone to report a streetlight outage using their online reporting tool via www.saskpower.com. Simply select the Outages tab located at the top of the homepage > Power Outages > Report an Outage > online reporting tool > enter Herbert > click upon the appropriate street light icon, input any notable information, & follow remaining prompts to complete the submission process. 

Available Town Materials

June 15th, 2023
8:30am
4:30am

The Town office often receives requests for various landscaping materials, but as a municipality, we can only offer what we require for regular town maintenance. Landscaping materials can be sourced through our local supplier, Brent Doyle of B.A.D.'S Trucking; call 306-629-7778 for more information. Swift Current also hosts landscape suppliers depending on the product that's wanted. We'll give a shout-out to Nijo Yard Supplies Plus! 
It's also important to note that a 3-yard maximum of any of the Town supplied materials is allotted per household for a cost, plus delivery at $20/load; be it a loader bucket (holds three yards max) or a skid steer bucket full at a time (carries one-yard max).

We offer:    Gravel (3/4" rock with sand) - $30/yd plus delivery
                    Crusher dust - $35/yd plus delivery
                    Dirt (NOT TOPSOIL) from digs, etc. - $25/yd plus delivery (not recommended for lawns or gardens)
                    Sand (NOT SCREENED) - $20.00/yd plus delivery
                    Sand salt - $68/yd plus delivery

 

EMERGENCY MAINTENANCE NUMBER

November 1st, 2022
8:30am
4:30am

The Town has now gone live with an EMERGENCY Maintenance telephone number.
CALL 639-926-7100

This is only meant for reporting a serious issue; for example, your basement is filling up with water & you haven't the means to shut the water off; the shut-off cannot be located, or the valve has seized making it impossible to shut the water off. This would be considered an emergency for Town staff. Staff would turn the water off at the curb to stop water from running into the house until the situation is resolved.

It is not meant for anyone with sewer issues. You'll need to call a sewer service or a plumber.

How Property Assessment Works in SK

April 7th, 2022
8:30am
4:30pm

Click on the highlighed link to view SAMA's informational pamphlet regarding: How Property Assessment Works in Saskatchewan. It clarifies SAMA's role in the assessment process.

Once the municipal assessment roll has been completed, homeowners are given the opportunity to appeal a property assessment. However, it's important to understand that the appeal process is about appealing an error in the assessed value of your property or classification of your property; homeowner's cannot appeal their tax levy.

For a better understanding, click on the following link: Assessment Appeals Guide in Saskatchewan for Citizens

ASSESSMENT ROLLS

April 6th, 2022
8:30am
4:30pm

All property must be assessed. If you have property within your municipality that does not have an assessed value, you will need to contact the Saskatchewan Assessment Management Agency (SAMA).
SAMA Central Office 200-2201-11th Avenue Regina SK S4P 0J8 Tel: 306-924-8000 800-667-7262 (in Saskatchewan) Fax: 306-924-8070 Web site: www.sama.sk.ca

Assessment Info

April 6th, 2022
8:30am
4:30pm

Click the following link to view: How Property Assessment Works in Saskatchewan

What's New?

January 4th, 2024
Lions Hall Rentals
The former Lions Hall, located at 706 Railway Avenue, is managed & operated by the Town of He... More
January 4th, 2024
Pest Control Officer
The Town of Herbert has appointed Richard Doll as the Pest Control Officer for the immediate area... More
January 4th, 2024
Cemetery Grave Covers
Unfortunately, due to the elements & ground settling, many of the older sites with grave cove... More

Upcoming Events

May 20th, 2024
Victoria Day
12:00am - 12:00pm
The British queen was born on May 24, 1819. She was a reigning monarch (Queen) for 63 years, seven months and two days. Victoria Day was declared a Canadian holiday by the government in 1845. At that time, it was celebrated with picnics, parades, sporting tournaments, fireworks and cannon salutes. When Queen Victoria died in 1901, Canada’s parliament officially named the holiday Victoria Day. It was decided that the day would be celebrated on the second last Monday in May. In 2021, that's May 24th. More
May 20th, 2024
Office Closed
8:30am - 4:30pm
Office closed to observe Victoria Day. More
May 24th, 2024
Garbage Cart
7:00am - 4:30pm
Garbage cart pick-up. More

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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