January 14, 2020 Council Highlights

Keagan Andrew Archived, Council Highlights, Current

News:

At the regular Council meeting held on January 14, 2020, Administration was directed to:

  • Renew the Manning Municipal Airport Funding Agreement with the County of Northern Lights.
  • Send an application to the Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention for the Partnership-Based Community Safety Program.
  • Send a letter of recognition to Sally Barkwell for her induction into the Alberta 4-H Hall of Fame.
  • Host a letter in support of the Town of Peace River’s expression of interest for the Family Resource Network’s program.

Bylaws:

  • Council gave third reading to Bylaw B366/19 Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework between Northern Sunrise County and the Municipal District of Lesser Slave River.
  • Council gave first and second reading to Bylaw B369/20 Council Meeting Procedural Bylaw. Third reading of the Bylaw will be requested on the January 28, 2020 regular Council meeting agenda.

Policies:

  • Council accepted Policy 2.7 Weed Control and Policy 2.14 Maintaining Biodiversity as presented.

Donations and Sponsorships:

  • $500 to the North West Regional Skills Canada Competition on April 23-24, 2020 in Fairview, AB.
  • $5,000 Eagle sponsorship to the Peace River Aboriginal Interagency Committee for the 2020 Pow Wow on June 22-23, 2020 in Northern Sunrise County.
  • $100 to the Peace River Aboriginal Interagency Committee to purchase ten 2020 Pow Wow Calendars.
  • $7,500 to the Pawatum, Peace Regional Sports Foundation to assist with the cost of sports equipment.

Upcoming Council Meetings:

  • January 28 regular Council Meeting 9:30 a.m.
  • February 11 regular Council Meeting 9:30 a.m.