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Community Development Corporation

Since incorporating in 1997, the Community Development Corporation has focused on promoting and enhancing economic development in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone.

The future of the municipality rests in the hands of the residents, and the R.M. of Pipestone Community Development Corporation continues to work toward creating opportunities to ensure that future generations continue to have a great place to live, work and raise their families.

The R.M. of Pipestone CDC has developed initiatives designed to build a stronger, healthier community by encouraging residential and commercial development.

These initiatives include the Residential Grant Policy, Business Real Property Grant Policy, and Municipal Residential Lot Sales Policy.  To find out more information on these programs click one of the following links:

Residential Grant Program

Business Real Property Grant Program

Municipal Lot Sales Program

Board of Directors

The R.M. of Pipestone appoints a Board of Directors, consisting of seven members, to manage the affairs of the corporation.  One member is appointed from each of the community areas in the municipality; being Cromer, Sinclair, Reston, and Pipestone.  Two of the members are appointed "at large" and the seventh member is of the Council of the R.M. of Pipestone.  The current Board of Directors includes:

  • Reeve Archie McPherson
  • Councillor James Watt
  • Donna Swanston
  • Nancy Schiltroth
  • Greg Campion
  • Bob Berry

For more information on the Residential Grants, Business Real Property Grants, Municipal Residential Lot Sales, Community Works Loan Program or the Community Development Corporation please contact the Economic Development Officer,

Tanis Chalmers at (204)877-3669 or by email