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August, 2020

  • 21 August

    City council to bring gun-ban resolution to FCM

    Surrounding communities interested in following suit. Cold Lake City Council will forward its resolution opposing the federal gun ban to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) for consideration by its membership. “We have an initial showing of strong support from municipalities in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and we’ve been receiving …

  • 18 August

    Town of Elk Point Mayor & CAO Meet with Premier Jason Kenney

    Last Wednesday evening, the Town of Elk Point Mayor Lorne Young and CAO Ken Gwozdz met with Premier Jason Kenney and MLA David Hanson, along with municipal neighbors County of St. Paul, Town of St. Paul and Village of Glendon. Mayor Young addressed the need for broadband in our community, …

  • 14 August

    LLB County discusses housing and wrap-around services solutions for homeless

    A proposal to implement transitional housing and wrap-around services for the homeless population in Lac La Biche was declined by Council during this week’s meeting. The idea of having transitional housing and wrap-around services will be revisited once a community board is formed and there are partnerships with provincial and …

  • 13 August

    M.D. of Bonnyville Council Highlights August 12, 2020

    MUNICIPAL DISTRICT BONNYVILLE NO. 87 COUNCIL HIGHLIGHTS August 12, 2020 Keeping you informed of the services, business and development that affect YOU! Council Expresses Concern Regarding Assessment Changes The Municipal District of Bonnyville Council is voicing its profound concern over the proposed Alberta Government changes to the assessment model for …

  • 13 August

    Energy Centre ice being made for upcoming season

    Cold Lake prepares facilities for winter-sports season. Ice is being made at the Energy Centre in preparation for the upcoming winter-sports season. Users at the city’s facilities are reminded that due to the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic, rules and guidelines are subject to change. The City of Cold …

  • 12 August

    M.D. genuinely concerned by proposed oil assessment changes

    The Municipal District of Bonnyville Council is voicing its profound concern over the proposed Alberta Government changes to the assessment model for oil wells, pipelines, and machinery and equipment. The province is considering changing how oil and gas property is assessed, from the current model of asset replacement value to a new …

  • 11 August

    NOTICE: Range Road 152 will be closed for two days

    Range Road 152 will be under construction for two days as the road gets paved. This means Lac La Biche residents will not be able to use the road and will have to take the detour route on Range Road 151. The road is needing to get paved because of …

July, 2020

  • 31 July

    Beach users be safe, social distance during long weekend

    The Municipal District of Bonnyville wants to make sure all beach goers stay safe this August long weekend.  With forecasted temperatures hovering in the high 20s, the M.D. understands the urge to claim a piece of sand or grass at the beaches and day use areas at M.D.-owned/operated campgrounds. We would like to …

  • 30 July

    Wastewater treatment plant grant covers 30% of project

    Two critical wastewater projects received grant funding from the Alberta Municipal Water/Wastewater Partnership. The grants were approved after submissions were made by the Cold Lake Regional Utility Services Commission (CLRUSC). The commission, chaired by Councillor Bob Buckle, is comprised of members from the City of Cold Lake, M.D. of Bonnyville, …

  • 28 July

    Cold Lake Meals on Wheels cuts price by half

    The Cold Lake Meals on Wheels program is offering a 50-per-cent discount to help its clients through challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Until the end of 2020, the cost of meals will be $5 for a full-course hot meal, and $4 for a frozen meal. The Meals on Wheels …