COUNCIL

 

NEWS: With great sadness, we share the news of the passing of Councillor Murray King (July 18, 2017)

The Council of the County of Vermilion River is comprised of seven Councillors who are elected for three year terms:

Council oversees all municipal activities, including:

  • Municipal planning and zoning by-laws
  • Land development
  • Property taxes
  • The borrowing of money for capital expenditures
  • Bylaw Enforcement
  • Fire protection
  • Recreation programs and facilities
  • Building standards
  • Transportation/traffic
  • Storm sewer, sidewalk, road maintenance and improvement
  • Water & sewage
  • Disposal of garbage

All of these powers are delegated to the municipality from the Government of Alberta through legislative Acts and Regulations.

Council meetings are held in the Council Chambers at the County Office at 9:00 A.M. and are open to the public.  Any changes to the meeting schedule will be posted on the Upcoming Events Calendar on our home page. This schedule may change at any time. 

Any person who wishes to speak at a Council meeting may do so provided that notice is first given to the County Administrator using this REQUEST FOR APPOINTMENT form, no later than one week preceding the Council meeting.

The meetings of Council and its Committees are regulated by the rules contained in the Council Procedures Bylaw. Procedures have evolved over the years and are intended to facilitate efficient handling of Council business. The provisions of the Procedures Bylaw are observed both by Council and by its Committees.

The Councillors for the 2013 - 2017 term are:

Division 1 - Murray King                       
Division 2 - Daryl Watt  (Reeve)
Division 3 - Stacey Hryciuk 
Division 4 - Lonnie Wolgien
Division 5 - Miles Latimer
Division 6 - Ed Parke  (Deputy Reeve)
Division 7 - Noel McCormack



Monthly Councillor Time Sheets

December 2013

January 2014 

February 2014 March 2014

April 2014

May 2014

June 2014 July 2014

August 2014

September 2014

 October 2014  November 2014
 December 2014  January 2015  February 2015  March 2015
April 2015  May 2015  June 2015  July 2015
Aug 2015  September 2015  October 2015  November 2015
December 2015 January 2016  February 2016  March 2016
April 2016  May 2016  June 2016  July 2016
August 2016  September 2016 October 2016   November 2016
December 2016  January 2017  February 2017  March 2017
April 2017  May 2017  June 2017  


2017 ANNUAL HAMLET & DIVISION MEETINGS

Division  Date Time Meeting Hall Name
1 & 2 April 12, 2017 6:30 PM McLaughlin & Rivercourse Hamlet Meeting Paradise Valley Hall
1 & 2 April 12, 2017  7:00 PM  Division 1 & 2 Meeting Paradise Valley Hall
3 & 4 TBD    Division 3 & 4 Meeting Vermilon Regional Centre
5 April 19, 2017   Joint Division 5 & Blackfoot Meeting Blackfoot Hall