Weren’t able to make it to the first Council Community Forum on March 2, 2023? Well, we’ve got you covered! After a few technical delays, we were able to upload the full video of the evening’s event, during which time Council Members responded candidly to questions that had either been pre-submitted, or which were asked from the floor. Council felt it was important to answer residents’ questions directly, and we were so happy to see so many people turn up for an engaging evening!Read More →

Town Council is set to consider third reading of proposed changes to Peace River’s Fees & Charges bylaw on Monday, March 27, 2023. The proposed increases would impact fees and rates related to Corporate Services, Community Services, Protective Services, and Engineering and Infrastructure, to ensure cost recovery and to account for the recent surge in inflation rates. Corporate Services fees apply to considerations including Town services such as copying and business listing, as well as Assessment & Taxation Services. Fees have been reviewed to ensure recovery of direct fees incurred by the municipality (e.g. NSF fees), industry practice and inflation. Community Services fees and rates includeRead More →

Notice of Special Council Meeting Posted January 13, 2023 The Chief Elected Official has called a Special Council Meeting pursuant to Section 194 of the Municipal Government Act. The meeting will be held for the following purposes: 2023 Budget Discussions (administrative and outside organization presentations) First reading of the Town of Peace River Utility Rates Bylaw First reading of the Town of Peace River Utility Services Bylaw Closed Session Item – CAO Contract – FOIP s. 17 The Special Council Meeting will be held: Monday, January 16, 2023 5:00 p.m. Council Chambers 9911 100 Street, Peace River, AB View Notice of Special Council Meeting (PDF)Read More →

December 12, 2022 Council Highlights The following is a summary of decisions made by Town Council during its December 12, 2022 Organizational Meeting and Regular Meeting. For an audio recording of this meeting please check the bottom of this page. The agenda and attachments are available here: Peace River – Document Center (civicweb.net) Business Grant Program On October 3, 2022 Council directed Administration to undertake a Business Grant Survey to understand the interest in the Town developing Business Grants to support and incentivize (re)investment in the town, our commercial building stock, and the built environment. The survey included a series of building improvement questions aboutRead More →

Town Hall Closed October 10th Posted October 6, 2022 Please be advised that due to Thanksgiving Weekend, Town Hall will be closed Monday, October 10th. It will reopen the following day, with regular business hours. Also as a result of the long weekend, the next Regular Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 11th. As always, it will be held in the Council Chambers at Town Hall, starting promptly at 5PM. The Town wishes everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving weekend!  Read More →