Not a lot was reported the
just got back from vacation some highlights:
Insurance Underwriters report should be done by the end of the month
Box clever is working on the municipal web site
On July 25 the new Arts and Culture board will have its first meeting
Donna Stelmachovich was appointed to the Seniors Board
Appointment of Returning Officer-Nobody applied for the position under the
MGA somebody must be
appointed by August 2 administration recommended that Chief Financial Officer
Marion Vanoni be appointed. By vote of council it was determined that this
issue be put of until the special council meeting of July 23, to see if anybody
else who as previously done the job would be interested.
Stephanie Hamilton was appointed to sit on the Municipal Heritage Board
Task Force on Disaster Prevention-Mayor Decoux proposed that a Task Force of local residents, politicians, provincial experts to come together to provide recommendations to prevent future flooding issues.
will bring a list of potential members for the August 6 council meeting.
Live streaming of council meetings-Information was provided to council by administration on the process and costs of this ($20,000) it was determined to defer this issue until the next council meeting August 6.
Number of correspondence were presented
Minutes from various meeting were accepted by council
Bylaws 872 to rezone five acres of land across from the high school in Coleman from Non-urban to Drive In Commercial. Lots of discussion above this possibly being another hotel, condo, storage etc.
Public Input: Aggie Mitchell took the opportunity to spend much of her allotted time talking about how she volunteered for the Sinister 7 race, what a great event it was for the community, how many people it brought into the community and how it supported our local businesses. Mrs Mitchell then went on to talk about how she is so disappointed with all the negativity in the community in her opinion it’s time we were all more grateful for all the positive things we have.
At this point Councilor Gail moved to go In Camera to deal with (3) land and (2) personnel issues.
One minute later Councilor Saje departed the meeting
After coming out of In Camera Councilor Mitchell moved to schedule a Special meeting of Council on July 23 to deal with the issues of the Returning Officer, Annexation and the hotel
Note: Cost of administration $4325 per day