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Fun Facts About the R.M. of Estevan

Population: 1,279

Residential Sites: Approx. 476

 

  • The R.M. has 410 kilometres of road and 18 miles of primary (weight) grid road

  • Has access to HWY 39, 47 & 18 and with a bypass around the City joining to HWY 39

  • The R.M. of Estevan borders North Dakota, USA

  • There are 3 Cemeteries in the Municipality:  

    • Emmannuel Cemetery   SE 12-1-7 W2

    • Forest Glen Cemetery    SW 18-1-7 W2

    • Souris Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery  NW 5-3-8 W2 (Provincially owned & operated)

 

The R.M. of Estevan is Home to:

  • Hamlet of Hitchcock

  • Industrial Parks with various businesses

  • Lakeshore Residential Development (Lakewood & Sunset Subdivisions)

  • Boundary & Rafferty Dam Reservoirs

  • Boundary & Shand Power Stations

  • Shand Greenhouse

  • Westmoreland Coal

  • Woodlawn Regional Park and TS&M Woodlawn Golf Course

  • Woodlawn Boundary Regional Park

  • Hidden Valley Golf & RV Resort

  • Estevan Motor Speedway 

  • Estevan Dirt Bike Club

  • Estevan Drag Racing Association

  • Rafferty Marina

  • Sun City Prop Busters

  • Southeast Military Museum

  • Estevan Wildlife Federation Facility and Gun Shooting Range

  • City of Estevan Regional Airport

  • City of Estevan Landfill

  • Estevan/Cambria Pasture land

  • 2 Crop processing plants (Grain terminals)

The R.M. of Estevan Operates:

  • 1 Booster Station (East Industrial)

  • 1 Water Plant (Hitchcock)

  • 4 Lagoons 

  • 23 km’s of water pipelines 

  • 13 km’s of wastewater pipelines

  • The R.M. of Estevan is one of five Municipalities that own and operate Creighton Lodge (Assisted Living Facility)