Town Council Update – December 9, 2019

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The minutes of the Regular Meeting of Council held on November 25, 2019, were approved.

The minutes of the Special Council Meeting held on November 21, 2019, were approved.


Grants to Organizations (No presentation materials provided)

  • North Peace Performing Arts
  • Peace River Curling Club
  • Peace River Winter Swim Club
  • Comite Culturel de St-Isidore

Council Grants to Organizations

Alberta Rural Crime Prevention Framework

Town of Peace River CAO Christopher Parker and Northern Sunrise County Councillor Corinna Williams presented to Council regarding a Rural Crime Prevention program. Details are included in the presentation materials linked above.

New Business

Grants to Organizations

Council reviewed the briefing note and will be allocating funds at the January 12, 2020, Regular Meeting.

Interim Budget

An interim operating budget was approved, valued at 50 percent of the 20019 approved operating budget. The Interim budget will be in place until the 2020 operating budget is approved.

Letter of Support for 55 + Games

Council approved a request for a letter of support regarding a regional bid on the 55 + Alberta Games.

FCM Resolution

A proposed resolution to send to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities conference regarding GST on inter-municipal cost-sharing agreements was approved by Council. Full details on the resolution are available in the Request for Decision document linked above.

Al Adair Rec Centre

Council approved a motion to issue a request for proposals to explore options for the potential transfer of ownership and/or re-purposing the building.


Staff, agency, or board reports sent to Council.


Includes information, news, and letters sent to Council that does not require a formal Request for Decision.

Audio Recording of the Council Meeting


Mayor & Council