March 26 Council Meeting Highlights

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News:

At the regular Council meeting held on March 26, 2019, Administration was directed to:

  • Send a letter to the Peace River Salvation Army requesting permission for the County Community Services department to assist with the food bank intake forms for County residents.
  • Research options for retrofitting existing facilities in the Village of Nampa and St. Isidore as childcare facilities.
  • Organize a BBQ dinner for the RCMP Musical Ride members and municipal dignitaries on August 26, 2019 in the amount of $1,500.

Council proclaimed June 2-8, 2019 as Seniors’ Week in Northern Sunrise County.

Bylaws:

Council gave first reading to Bylaw B348/19 for the purpose of redistricting approximately 132.33 acres within S-28-84-21-W5M from Environmental Park Reserve District (EPR) to Natural Resource Industrial District (NRM).  The Public Hearing will he held on April 23, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Council gave first reading to Bylaw B350/19 for the purpose of redistricting Plan 8120492, Lots C and K; Plan 8121420, Block 5, Lots 59, 60, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69; Block 6, Lots 70, 71; Block 8; Lot 79; Block 9, Lots 81, 82MR, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90; Block 10, Lots 91, 92, 94, 95, 97MR, 98; Block 12, Lot 103MR; Plan 8121430, Block 1, Lots 103MR, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 12MR, 1MR, 8MR; Block 2, Lots 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 34, 35, 36, 22MR; Block 3, Lots 37, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57; Block 4, Lot 58; Block 7, Lots 72, 74, 76, 75MR; Plan 9420933, No Block Lots 81, 82; Block 000, Lot 80 from Forestry District (F) to Little Buffalo District (LB).  The Public Hearing will be held on April 23, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Policies:

            Council approved the following Policies:

  • Policy 2.4 Grasshoppers
  • Policy 2.8 Public Area Maintenance
  • Policy 2.11 Pest Control
  • Policy 2.17 Soil Management and Conservation

Sponsorships:

  • $500to the MD of Opportunity and Bigstone Cree Nation Charity Golf Tournament, August 8, 2019 in Wabasca, AB.
  • $750 to the Canadian Motorcycle Tourism Association for the Veterans Gardens being constructed in Grande Prairie, AB.
  • $600 to each Community Group organizing a Seniors’ Week Event.
  • $1,000 for membership to the Coalition of Canadian Municipalities to support rural initiatives.

Presentations:

  • Council received a presentation from Wayne Thorp with the Canadian Silica Industries Local Communications Committee regarding the Canadian Silica Industries Application for Redistricting SE and SW of Section 28-84-21-W5.

Upcoming Council Meetings:

  • April 9 and April 23 regular Council Meetings at 9:30 a.m.