Council Notes - Special Meeting - October 23rd, 2018

Council Notes - October 23rd, 2018 Special Council Meeting

Edson Multi-Use Recreation Complex - Architectural and Professional Services RFP. Council has approved the awarding of the RFP for the Edson Multi-Use Recreation Complex Architectural and Professional Services to Stantec Architecture Ltd. in the amount of $67,800.00. This includes the site selection and conceptual design of the new joint Multi-Use Facility Project with the Town of Edson and Yellowhead County. This price does not include the geotechnical component, which is expected to be another $15,00 to $20,000, well within the $300,000 joint budget for this part of the project. More details can be found in the October 23rd press release at www.edson.ca.

Edson and District Recycling Society Shortfall Funding. Council has approved a one-time conditional funding of $65,000 to cover the shortfall in the Edson and District Recycling Society’s (EDRS) 2018 Operating Budget. One condition of the funding is that EDRS will agree to negotiate an Operations Agreement with the Town of Edson, effective April 1st, 2019. The group will also meet with Council to discuss the current budget and shortfalls in more detail.

Next meetings - The next Council Meeting is scheduled for November 6th, 2018 at 5:00 pm. The next Committee of the Whole Meeting is scheduled for November 13th, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Video of this meeting and the Committee of the Whole meeting can be viewed below. App users can follow this link MEETING VIDEO. Agenda and information package can be found at www.edson.ca/council