Wakamow Valley - The River of Turns

About Us


Wakamow Valley Authority

The Wakamow Valley Authority was established in 1981 by an Act of the Saskatchewan Provincial Legislature. The Authority is responsible for the implementation of the Wakamow Park Master Plan.

Wakamow Valley Authority Mandate: To achieve enduring sustainability of Moose Jaw’s river valley on behalf of the citizens of Moose Jaw and surrounding areas.

Wakamow Valley is a non-profit organization which plays a vital role in directing the future protection and development of the Moose Jaw River Valley. For current projects, please view the Projects page.

The Valley also works to develop a balanced and harmonious relationship between the Authority, City of Moose Jaw, Rural Municipality of Moose Jaw and the Province of Saskatchewan.

Board of Directors:

Province of Saskatchewan:

Paul Spriggs
Don Butchko
Ex-Officio – Honourable Gene Makowsky, Minister of Parks, Culture and Sport


City of Moose Jaw:

Brett Hagan – Vice Chair
Derek Blais- City of Moose Jaw Parks and Recreation

Crystal Froese- City Councillor
Steve White


Tim McLeod


R.M. of Moose Jaw:

Ron Brumwell – RM of Moose Jaw 161 Councillor


Special Events:

Judy England
Loretta Mayall



Donna MacQuarrie-Bye – General Manager – wakamow.gm@sasktel.net
Blain Stokes – Maintenance Manager – wakamow.maintenance@sasktel.net
Dollee Tarrant and Janessa Lima – Administration – wakamow.events@sasktel.net

Contact Us:

Board of Directors – boardofdirectors@wakamow.ca
General Manager – wakamow.gm@sasktel.net
Maintenance Manager – wakamow.maintenance@sasktel.net
Administration – wakamow.events@sasktel.net and wakamow.community@sasktel.net