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:
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 on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:00 A.M. and are open to the public.
Any person who wishes to speak at a Council meeting may do so provided that notice is first given to the County Administrator at (780) 846-2244, no later than 12:00 noon on the Tuesday 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 - David Gamracy
Division 5 - Miles Latimer
Division 6 - Ed Parke (Deputy Reeve)
Division 7 - Noel McCormack