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Wednesday , 19 January 2022

Tag Archives: Town of Vermilion

Notice of Water Restrictions in Town of Vermilion

The Town of Vermilion has imposed water restrictions effective immediately. “We have been notified by the Alberta Central East Water Corporation that effective immediately, all connected municipalities are required to revert to a Level B water restriction until further notice,” the Town of Vermilion stated. “This is due to the …

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Town of Vermilion will not subdivide the town owned landfill

The Town of Vermilion will not subdivide the landfill property. According to Municipal documents, the Town would have to complete a phase II and possibly a phase III environmental site assessment and could be held responsible for reclamation should they sell the land as a contaminated site. Derek Young is …

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Town of Vermilion Proclaims Rural Health Week from May 24-28

Rural health providers are powerful assets in their communities. Not only do their health-care skills and practices enhance their community’s quality of life, the Town of Vermilion says but these professionals also contribute to rural life on a more personal level. On May 18, in the regular council meeting,  Caroline …

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Volunteers recognized in Vermilion

A proclamation was made recognizing National Volunteer Week from April 18 – 24, 2021 at this week’s Town Council meeting in Vermilion. Director of Community Services, Kevin Lucas, noted this year’s theme ‘The Value of One, The Power of Many’ suggesting that without volunteers more paid work may be necessary …

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Town of Vermilion and County of Vermilion River facing arbitration over ICF

The Town of Vermilion and the County of Vermilion River are going to arbitration to resolve outstanding issues with their inter-municipal collaborative framework agreement. All municipalities are required by law to have an ICF agreement with their neighbouring communities. The Inter-municipal Liaison Committee (ILC) between the Town of Vermilion and …

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Organics collection begins in Vermilion this week

The first pick up day for organics in Vermilion will be Tuesday April 27, by way of Integrity Waste Solutions who also look after the blue bag recycling for the community. With additional benefits to the environment there are long term savings anticipated, and a bonus for residents is that …

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Vermilion moves ahead with negotiations on providing broadband to community

Town council carried a motion authorizing staff to enter into negotiations with Digital Infrastructure Group towards a suitable broadband contract. Following a request for proposal for a partner to deploy and operate an open-access broadband utility network, four interested parties made submissions, and Digital Infrastructure Group was selected. “The idea …

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Vermilion Mayor talks broadband at Alberta Rural Connectivity Forum

Cybera hosted the first annual Alberta Rural Connectivity Forum, bringing together industry and communities to discuss strategies for providing broadband to their residents, businesses, and public organizations. Vermilion Mayor, Caroline McAuley was one of the speakers and shared the process of establishing V-Net, making the Town of Vermilion their own …

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