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Carolyn was born in Peace River and raised in the Municipal District of Peace. She and her husband Mike operate a trucking company along with their sons in Northern Sunrise County. They retired from mixed farming in the spring of 2010 which they operated for over 30 years. Carolyn worked in the educational system as a Certified Teacher Assistant with a Structure of Intellect background. Carolyn entered municipal politics in 1998, and was elected Reeve of Northern Sunrise County in 2000. Carolyn Kolebaba was elected as the first female Vice President for the Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC) and served from 2005 – 2008. In the fall of 2010, she was re-elected as Vice President. Carolyn sits on the Clean Air Strategic Alliance Board, Alberta Municipal Health and Safety Association, R.W. Hay Awards, Government-Industry Joint Geophysical steering Committee, and Local Authority Pension Plan Stakeholder Consultation Group. In her role as municipal Councillor, Carolyn is the Chair of the Northwest Corridor Development Corporation (NCDC) joint committee with membership that is comprised of Industry and governments in British Columbia, the Northwest Territories, and Alberta. Carolyn is also on the executive of the Peace Library System and Mackenzie Municipal Services Agency. Furthermore, Carolyn is the regional representative for the Northern Alberta Municipal Zone for Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM). She sits on the Northern and Remote, Transportation, and Environment committees of FCM. Carolyn is an active volunteer in her community and enjoys being around people. Her love for making the community a better place to live has her on a journey that she is very grateful for and greatly enjoys.
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Dan was born and raised in the Peace Country. Dan and his wife Claudette have been residents of Ward 3 -Marie Reine/Judah since 1987 where they have enjoyed raising their three children. Dan was elected Francophone School Board Trustee – 1994-97. He is actively involved with the Marie Reine Community Hall, and has served a few terms as Club President. Dan is currently a Communication Technician with Alberta Environment & Sustainable Resource Development Forest Protection.
Norm was born and raised on a farm in Jean-Cote and has been a resident of Northern Sunrise County since 1995. He is a father to two wonderful children, Mathieu and Josee. Norm attended Grande Prairie Regional College and the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and has been working as power engineer since 1990 in both the pulp industry and the oil and gas industry. He achieved his first class power engineering certification in June 2013. Norm has volunteered as a coach, referee, and in his children’s schools. He has been a member of the Economic-Tourism Development Committee and the Heart River Watershed Committee for the past 2 years.
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Fax: 780.624.0013
In person: Junction of Highway 2 and Sunrise Road
Mail: Bag 1300, Peace River Alberta, T8S 1Y9

2017 Council Meeting Schedule:
September 12
September 26
October 10
October 24
November 7
November 28
December 12
Regular Council Meetings start at 9:30 a.m. and are held in the Council Chamber at the Northern Sunrise County Adminsitration Building located at 135 Sunrise Road.

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