Services

Building Permits

Required for all new residential and commercial buildings over 100 square feet. Permits are required for any structure changes. Relocation permits are required. Demolition permits dependent on the situation.

Building Inspector

Dennis County
David Houston: Oak Lake – 204-855-2423

For permits or other information please contact David.

Equipment Rental

Motor Grader $100.00 per hour
Including nose & wing plow
Tractor $75.00 per hour
With mower or snowblower $90.00 per hour
Gravel Truck $95.00 per load
Includes loading and material (Pit run only and within the R.M. of Whitewater Boundaries)
Loader $80.00 per hour
.80 per yard loading
* Minimum Charge of 1/2 hour

Policy Re Use of Equipment

  1. The pull type grader is no longer available to individuals, but can be arranged as custom work.
  2. No custom work will be done outside the municipality.
  3. Municipal work will be given priority over custom work.

 

Landfill

The landfill does not accept “E-Waste”, that being anything electronic. We do however offer “Used Oil Recycling” and “Antifreeze collection” services.

Please remember that during the winter season the Waste Disposal Site will not be open if the wind chill factor reaches -46˚C at 8:00 a.m.

Recycling

Elgin and Minto have recycling depots.

Water and Sewer

Minto

Minimum Quarterly Charge
$88.03 (13 cubic meters) with a $3.28 fee for every cubic meter over.

Please Note: Agriculture bulk water is also available.

Elgin

Minimum Quarterly Charge
$95.32 (13 cubic meters) with a $3.98 fee for every cubic meter over.

Please Note: Agriculture bulk water is also available.

Bills are sent out quarterly, January, April, July, and October.  

Bulk water bills are sent out monthly