Town Council Update – October 28, 2019

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Audio Recording of the Council Meeting

Organiational Meeting

Regular Meeting

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Mayor & Council

2019 Organizational Meeting

Tap or click the titles to view the relevant attachment. The October 28 Council meeting was preceded by the Organizational Meeting, audio for both meetings is available below.

Council Board and Committees

Council approved board and committee representatives, the updated listing of which Council representatives are on which board or committee is below.

2019 – 2020 Meeting Schedule 

Town Council approved the proposed meeting schedule, linked in the title above.

Town Council Update – October 28, 2019

Minutes

The minutes of the Regular Meeting of Council held on October 15, 2019, were approved.

Presentations

Council received a $30,000 donation for the Baytex Energy Centre from Bob and Toni Kinshella. The Town of Peace River is extremely grateful for their generous donation.

Bylaws

Bylaw 2055 Nuisances and Unsightly Property Bylaw Appeal Board

Council accepted the terms of reference as information. The terms of reference will return to Council along with a bylaw format at a later date.

New Business

Inter-Municipal Development Plan (IDP) Referral for Gravel Pit in MD Peace

Council directed Town Staff to contact the MD of Peace and inform them we are in favour and to identify dust and noise control as issues of importance and ask they adhere to the landscaping plan.

Peace River School Division Joint Meeting

Council was enabled to attend the upcoming joint meeting with the Peace River School Division.

Solar Farm Funding

Council moved to approve an investment and benefit stake — currently set at 15.3% Town/84.7%PSC and
subject to change — for the solar facility application/project and approve application costs not to exceed
$8,000. 

Public Utility Lots

Staf was directed to post the notice online, social media, and to purchase ads in the Smoky River Express and Peace River Record-Gazette informing residents of the Public Utility Lot parking prohibition.

South Regional Waterline Truck Fill Ribbon-Cutting

Council was enabled to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Reports

Staff, agency, or board reports sent to Council.

Information

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

Audio Recording of the Council Meeting

Organiational Meeting

Regular Meeting

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Mayor & Council