Council Notes - November 3rd, 2015

Council Notes - November 3rd, 2015

Municipal Development Plan (MDP) Bylaw. After a thorough review of the MDP, Council has given first reading to Bylaw 2172 to adopt the revised plan with an implementation date of January 1, 2016. A public hearing for the proposed bylaw will be held December 1, 2015. The MDP is a statutory plan that governs the Town’s urban direction for the future.

Proclamation. Council has proclaimed November 15 to November 21, 2015 as Bullying Awareness Week within the Town of Edson.

Library Board Appointment. Council has appointed Rachel Wild to the Edson Public Library Board with her term to begin immediately and end in October of 2018. It was also noted there is currently an opening on the board for Edson residents. Visit www.edson.ca for an application form.

Committee of the Whole Meeting. Council has set a Committee of the Whole meeting for November 10, 2015 at 9am. This new format will include all Council members and is for discussion and debate of items prior to moving it to a Council meeting for final decision. These meetings are open to the public. 

A Committee of the Whole Meeting is planned for November 10th at 9:00am in the Council Chambers of the Edson Civic Building.

The next Council Meeting is scheduled for November 17th at 7:30pm in the Council Chambers of the Edson Civic Building.