Community Safety

Community Safety By Heather Chapman, Community Watch Thank you to the residents who came out to our Community Safety Event on May 8. This event was timely considering the recent criminal activity in our neighbourhood. Around 35 people visited informational displays...

Private Property Maintenance – LAP Recommendation 5.1

Private Property Maintenance – LAP Recommendation 5.1 By Holden Blue, Neighbourhood Planning, City of Saskatoon In the May 2019 newsletter, information related to Home-Based Business Regulations in Saskatoon was distributed to residents of Montgomery Place in response...

Montgomery Little Sprouts Preschool

Montgomery Little Sprouts Preschool in Montgomery School, 3220 Ortona Street, is welcoming students for the 2019-20 school year. Little Sprouts classes include songs, play, skills-based learning and socialization to help your little ones prepare for Kindergarten....

Montgomery School is a Maker Space.

  Maker Space helps kids become problem-finders, engaging in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) learning. Maker education provides practical skills, hands-on and collaborative learning, as well as time for free-range thinking. One Maker...

Montgomery Place Boundary

Drafting our community boundaries more accurately to reflect our neighbourhood was recommended in our LAP (Local Area Planning) document released in 2018. The change has been made, thanks to City staff including Keith Folkersen and implementation planner Holden Blue....

Nature City Festival 2019

Wild About Saskatoon, a Nature City Festival in Saskatoon, runs from May 21-26 and celebrates the wild side of Saskatoon to help create a nature-friendly city. Saskatoon’s Nature City Festival is a perfect time to explore and connect with the natural world around us....

Your Community Association at Work April 2019

The Montgomery Place Community Association (MPCA) met on April 2, 2019. Neighbourhood activities of note include: Saskatoon Food Bank Drive – Thursday May 2 from 3:30-6 pm their truck will be parked in Montgomery Park near the Rec building to accept donations....

St. Barbe Baker Forest Report – May 2019

Saskatoon resident Julia Adamson is championing the St. Barbe Baker Forest south of Montgomery Place.She is a long-time, committed advocate of the forest. Julia writes that she is starting a charitable non-profit organization to support the Richard St. Barbe Baker...

Dutch Elm Disease

Provincial regulations prohibit pruning elm trees from April 1 to August 31 during the time when elm bark beetles are most active. Regulations also prohibit the storing, transport and use of elm wood. The only permitted movement of elm wood is to the City of Saskatoon...