growth plan

Saskatchewan’s population reaches 1,178,657

Dec 19, 2019 | 9:30am

Saskatchewan continues to break population records, as the province has announced the population has now grown to an all-time high 1,178,657. The population grew by over 4,000 people in the third quarter this year, marking the 54th consecutive quarter of population growth. In a news release, Jeremy Harrison says the province is experiencing the strongest […]

Overcrowded classrooms, health facilities leaves NDP concerned with Sask. Party growth plan

Nov 19, 2019 | 7:15am

A few days after the release of the Saskatchewan Party’s growth plan for the upcoming decade, the Sask. NDP find there are some flaws in the strategy when it comes to population growth. Finance Critic Trent Wotherspoon feels the government hasn’t properly thought out how they will address current issues with growing numbers in schools […]

Sask. Chamber of Commerce supports provincial government’s growth plan

Nov 17, 2019 | 12:30pm

The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is one of many groups applauding the provincial government’s newly released growth plan. That plan, which is expected to be a centrepiece of the Saskatchewan Party platform when it comes to election time, calls for 100,000 new jobs to be created, increasing the population to 1.4 million and increasing exports […]

APAS expresses support for Sask. ten year Growth Plan

Nov 15, 2019 | 6:00am

Saskatchewan’s general farm group welcomes a new ten year growth plan outlined by Premier Scott Moe. APAS president Todd Lewis supports the goal of expanding agri-food exports to 20 billion dollars by 2030. He says the goal is ambitious but Saskatchewan farm production continues to grow as farmers switch to improved crop varieties. Lewis also […]