The Rural Municipality of North Qu'Appelle No. 187 (2016 population: 855) is a rural municipality (RM) in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan within Census Division No. 6 and SARM Division No. 1. It is located in the southeast portion of the province.
The RM of North Qu'Appelle No. 187 incorporated as a rural municipality on December 12, 1910.
Communities and localities
The following urban municipalities are surrounded by the RM.
TownsFort Qu'AppelleVillagesLebretResort villagesB-Say-Tah
Fort SanThe following unincorporated communities are within the RM.
Organized hamletsPasqua Lake
Taylor BeachLocalitiesKatepwa South
Lakeview BeachSeveral First Nations Indian reserves are also within the RM of North Qu'Appelle No 187.
In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the RM of North Qu'Appelle No. 187 recorded a population of 855 living in 373 of its 761 total private dwellings, a 17.4% change from its 2011 population of 728. With a land area of 494.98 km2 (191.11 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.7/km2 (4.5/sq mi) in 2016.In the 2011 Census of Population, the RM of North Qu'Appelle No. 187 recorded a population of 728, a -14.6% change from its 2006 population of 852. With a land area of 494.98 km2 (191.11 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.5/km2 (3.8/sq mi) in 2011.
The RM of North Qu'Appelle No. 187 is governed by an elected municipal council and an appointed administrator that meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month. The reeve of the RM is Lee Carlson while its administrator is Dawn Lugrin. The RM's office is located in Fort Qu'Appelle.
RailSwan River - Preeceville - Melville - Regina Branch C.N.R—serves Melville, Colmer, Duff, Finnie, Lorlie, Gillespie, Balcarres, Hugonard, Lebret, Fort Qu'Appelle, Muscow, Edgeley, Avonhurst, Edewold, Frankslake, Zehner, Victoria Plains, Regina.RoadsHighway 56—serves Lebret
Highway 10—serves Fort Qu'Appelle
Highway 35—serves Fort Qu'Appelle
Highway 22—intersects with Saskatchewan Highway 35