Council Notes - March 7th, 2017

Council Notes - March 7th, 2017

Road Closure. Council gave second and third reading to Bylaw No. 2184 for the closure of a portion of roadway in Lions Park. No objections were presented to the closure and the bylaw was sent to the Minister of Transportation for approval, which has now been received. Administration will now forward the bylaw to Alberta Registries for the road closure to be registered and a new title drawn up.

Community Peace Officer. Council has appointed Amir Jawad as a Community Peace Officer/Bylaw Officer for the Town of Edson. Mr. Jawad was hired as a Temporary Community Peace Officer to fill a vacant position due to extended leave of another officer.

Custom Cruisers. Permission was granted to use Centennial park for the Custom Cruisers annual car show. The show is scheduled for Saturday, August 12, 2017.

Auditors. Council has appointed Mergaert, Barford, Williams and Joly as the Auditors for the Town of Edson for the 2016 fiscal year.

Next meetings - The next Committee of the Whole meeting will be held March 14th, 2017 at 10am. The next Council Meeting will be held March 21st, 2017 at 7:30pm.