MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

A few Highlights of the Council Meeting held on September 11, 2018....

Please feel free to contact Chief Administrative Officer, Michael Simpson at 403.882.3211 with any questions or for additional information.

Edward Griffiths, C.E.T. - Vital Networks Inc. - MOVED by Councillor Glazier the County of Paintearth No. 18 enter into a Tower Access/License Agreement with Vital Networks Inc.

PUBLIC HEARING - A Public Hearing will be held at 1:15 on October 2, 2018 at the County Administration Building for the following Bylaws that were given first reading at the September 11, 2018 Council Meeting.

Bylaw 663-18 - IDP Paintearth/Provost - MOVED by Councillor Hewitt First Reading of Bylaw 663-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Development Plan with the Municipal District of Provost No. 52.

Bylaw 664-18 - ICF Paintearth/Provost - MOVED by Councillor Norton First Reading of Bylaw 664-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework with the Municipal District of Provost No. 52.

Bylaw 665-18 - ICF Paintearth/Coronation - MOVED by Councillor Blumhagen First Reading of Bylaw 665-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework with the Town of Coronation.

Bylaw 666-18 - IDP Paintearth/Coronation - MOVED by Councillor Elliott First Reading of Bylaw 666-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Development Plan with the Town of Coronation.

Bylaw 667-18 - IDP Paintearth/Castor - MOVED by Councillor Wiart First Reading of Bylaw 667-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Development Plan with the Town of Castor.

Bylaw 668-18 - ICF Paintearth/Castor - MOVED by Councillor Glazier First Reading of Bylaw 668-18 for the purpose of establishing an Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework with the Town of Castor.

RFD: Municipal Property Consultants (MPC) 5-year Contract Renewal - MOVED by Councillor Glazier the County of Paintearth No. 18 renews its residential assessment services contract with Municipal Property Consultants for an additional 5-year term beginning in 2019 with rates and conditions as outlined in the MPC proposal.

RFD: County Letter to Ministers re: Livestock Tax Deferral Program - MOVED by Councillor Hewitt that Council submit correspondence to the Federal Ministries of Finance and Agriculture requesting the County of Paintearth No. 18 be designated as eligible for the Livestock Tax Deferral Program for 2018.

RFD: Removal of Stop Signs at Intersection of Twp Rd 364 & Rge Rd 104 - MOVED by Councillor Glazier the stop signs located at Twp Rd 364 and Rge Rd 104 be removed as there is adequate sightlines and low traffic volumes at the intersection.

Request for School Bus Sign - MOVED by Councillor Hewitt that school bus signs be installed NE 18-38-14 W4.

Purchase of Land for Grader Shop - MOVED by Councillor Elliott the County of Paintearth No. 18 submits an offer to purchase 8 acres of land for a new County grader shop in the Halkirk area.

Upcoming Meetings - Council Meetings - October 2, 2018, October 16, 2018, October 24, 2018 (Organizational Meeting), November 6, 2018, November 27, 2018 and December 11, 2018 commencing at 9:00 a.m. and are always open to the public. Delegations are always welcome. To request a time allotment, please call the office of the CAO. All requests must clearly identify the reason or purpose of the appointment and follow the guidelines as per Section 20 - Delegations of the County’s Procedure Bylaw 660-18.