News & Announcements

Notice to Residents: Curbside Yard Waste Pick-up on May 12, Thursday 

Curbside yard pick up May 2016

The Town of Melita will be providing curbside yard waste pick-up. It will only be on May 12, 2016 (Thursday). Strict conditions apply: (1) For composting reasons, only leaves, grass & garden waste will be picked up; (2) NO TREES or LARGE BRANCHES; (3) ONLY BIODEGRADABLE BAGS WILL BE PICKED UP.

Town of Melita staff has the right to exercise their discretion as to the nature and volume of yard waste that is considered eligible for pick-up. Staff have been directed that if any item exceeds approximately 50 pounds in weight it will be left at the curb.

Melita Aquatic Centre: 2016 Swimming Lessons and Pool Schedule

Summer is just around the corner and the Melita Aquatic Centre will be open on June 9, 2016. Be sure to include swimming lessons in your summer programming! Lessons available are: Preschool Swim-Parent Assisted (4 months – 3 years); Preschool Swim Unassisted (3 – 5 years old); Red Cross Swim Kids (6+ years, levels 1 – 10); Private Lessons (for all ages);  and Lifesaving Courses.

Just want to cool off, hang out, and go for a swim? Check out our season pass rates: Family Season ($250); Single Season ($100); and AquaSIZE Season ($100). Daily and weekly rates are also available. Having a summer pool party? Rental rate for the pool is $80 per hour. Download the brochure and registration form here.

ACC to offer LPN program’s prerequisite course in Melita

The Assiniboine Community College (ACC) will be offering the Math for Nurses course in Melita. This is a prerequisite course for the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Practical Nursing program. Applications for the LPN program in Melita will be accepted from June 6 to 17, 2016. Interested applicants should have completed the Math for Nurses course prior to the LPN application period.

The three upcoming Math for Nurses schedule options are: April 9 – 10; April 30 – May 1; and  May 14 – 15, 2016. The 15-hour course will be held in Melita School from 8:30am – 5:30pm. Read more

Town of Melita joins the 50th Brandon Home and Leisure Show

The Town of Melita will be joining the upcoming 50th Brandon Home and Leisure Show on April 8 – 10, 2016 at the Keystone Centre in Brandon. The Town’s booth will be located at the Manitoba Room, booth #47. This is an opportunity to showcase Melita’s upcoming events, town amenities, various activities, and places to visit. There will be promotional displays, brochures, and raffle prizes to be given out to lucky visitors. Read more

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Tundra Oil and Gas Making Donation to Town 

On Tuesday, March 8, Jeff Poppel, Surface Land Representative for Tundra Oil and Gas, presented a $10,000 donation to the Town of Melita to go toward the Riverpark Campground Play Structure Project. Councilor Alby Morris accepted the donation on behalf of the Town of Melita. Read moreTundra Donation


Financial Aid for Health Care Studies Now Available

The Melita and Area Health Committee is now offering Financial Aid for Health Care Studies. This is open to those in need of funds for upgrading/training educational costs or those interested in entering the human health care field. Check the poster below to view the application requirements and deadline. health-2

Public Water System Annual Reports

The Town of Melita as well as the SWRWC conduct annual water quality reports Click here to read more

2015 Recycling Schedule

The new recycling schedule can be accessed by downloading this document. Please click  Zone 1 Recycling and Zone 2 Recycling