The Resort Village of Cochin offers a wide range of community services. Please contact the Village Office (1-306-386-2333) for further information. Services and community organizations are listed alphabetically.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
BALL DIAMONDS: The ball diamonds are located just south of the Bigway Store along Highway 4. Enter your team for the annual ball tournament during Cochin Days! Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
BOAT LAUNCHES: The Jackfish Lake boat launch is l ocated at the Main Beach. The Murray Lake boat launch is located behind the old Village Storage Compound
BYLAWS: Village of Cochin Bylaw information is available from the Village Office. All dogs must be licensed. There is no fee.
CHURCH SERVICES: Both the Baptist Church & St. Rose de Lima Catholic Church are located along Highway 4 N. Regular Services at the Baptist Church are Sunday at 11 a.m. Catholic Masses are held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday and each Sunday at 9:00 a.m.
CITIZENS ON PATROL (C.O.P.): This is a Volunteer Program & we need you! Please contact the Village Office for further information.
COMMUNITY HALL: The Community Hall can be available for your family reunion, weddings, and more. Rental - $250.00, Cleaning/Damage Deposit - $250.00. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
EMERGENCY MEASURES (E.M.O.): Contact the Village Office for further information. We do not currently have a coordinator.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE Police, Fire & Ambulance Emergency ONLY - 911. R.C.M.P. Non-emergent calls - 446-1720.
FIRE DEPARTMENT: This is a Volunteer Program & we need you! Fire Chief Dave Elder. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
FIRST RESPONDERS: W.P.D. Ambulance (Call 911 for emergency response)
FISH FILLETING: A fish filleting shack is located at the Murray Lake Boat Launch
GARBAGE PICKUP: Household garbage pick-up is on Monday. Bags should not weigh more than 40 lbs. & should be stored in a water tight container. Bags weighing more than 40 lbs. will not be removed & you may be ticketed. All household waste is priority after which leaves & trees will be picked up as time permits.
INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS: Wireless High Speed Internet is Available in Cochin! Contact: Little Loon Wireless; Phone: 1-866-328-6144; E-mail: email@example.com; Website: www.littleloon.ca or SaskTel Promotions @ http://www.sasktel.com/personal/promotions/internet.html
LANDFILL: The landfill is for use by local residents only. The landfill is closed through the off-season. It is open Sunday from 10 am - 4 pm during the spring/summer. The landfill is located approximately 5 kms north on Hwy 4 & 0.5 km west. Items accepted include: bagged garbage, clean lumber, trees, leaves & metal but absolutely NO REFRIGERATION ITEMS.Wood pile items may include trees, leaves, grass and clean, untreated wood but absolutely NO TREATED WOOD, METAL, PLASTIC or SHINGLES. Please follow the Landfill Rules and report to the Landfill Attendant.
LIBRARY: The Library is located in the Village Office. It is open year-round from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Hi-Speed Internet available.
LOST HORSE CREEK WILDLIFE FEDERATION: For membership information or news about upcoming events please contact: Northland Rentals @ 386-1300, Kevin Jones @ 386-3001 or Brad Pattinson @ 445-3534.
PLAYGROUNDS: There are 4 playgrounds. One is located at the Main Beach. One is located at the beach on Hunt's Cove. The other 2 can be found on Joseph Crescent and behind the Post Office.
POST OFFICE: Hours are Mon - Fri 8:30-11:30am, 1-4pm. Mailbox access is available week days 8:30 am - 9 pm and Saturday 9 am-6 pm.
RINK BUILDING: The Rink Building is available for smaller gatherings. Rental - $75.00, Damage Deposit - $75.00. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
SEAWEED PICKUP: The works staff will remove seaweed each Friday during the summer months. Residents are asked to clear the beach of boats or other items so that the tractor can get through.
STORAGE COMPOUND: The storage compound is located behind the Village Office. Fees are $250.00/year for large stalls & $200.00/year for small stalls. A $10.00 key deposit is required. Call the Village Office at 386-2333 for more information.
TENNIS COURT & HORSESHOE PITS: The tennis court & four horseshoe pits are located at the Main Beach.
WASTE MANAGEMENT: Garbage pickup is provided for residents every Tuesday. Commercial pickup is on Monday and Friday.
WATER SUPPLY: The Interlake Water Utility is responsible for water service to the Village of Cochin. For further information please see The Interlake Water Utility website http://www.interlakewater.net The after hours contact number for Interlake Regional Water is 306-441-6015 (Wayne Tindall).