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M.D. awaits decision for disaster recovery compensation

Mac Olsen Express Staff The M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 continues to wait for a decision from the Alberta Government regarding its claim for compensation under a disaster recovery program. Kevin Cymbaluk, the Director of Operations for the M.D.,…
Town of McLennan Council Notebook – July 9, 2018

Tom Henihan Express Staff Peace Officers Senior peace officer Alan Bloom and peace officer Erica Thiessen attended the July 9 council meeting to outline “unsightly property enforcement” process and procedure. Road Improvements Council motioned to award the contract for the…

Mac Olsen Express Staff The M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 has hired their spray truck and mower operators for the summer, and they have commenced their work. Normand Boulet, the ag fieldman for the M.D., highlighted this as part…
M.D. council approves tender for repairs at landfill

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on July 6, the council for the M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 approved Turcotte Construction’s tender in the amount of $13,922. Turcotte Construction will perform repairs to the pesticide container collection facility…
Village of Donnelly Meeting Summary

CAO Rita Maure Village of Donnelly Special Meeting held on June 12, 2018 Physician Recruitment House Council has sent their recommendation to the Smoky River Regional Recruitment and Retention Board and the other 4 municipalities on this issue. Council Code…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs The M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 will begin work on the new lift stations for Jean Cote and Guy sometime this summer. These projects were $90,000 over budget and the M.D. had to…
M.D. council awards contract for two bridge replacements

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on June 13, the council for the M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 approved contract for two bridge replacements. Driedger Construction of La Crete has received the contracts to replace to old bridges…
PIC – Sworn in for the Town of Falher

At right, CAO Adele Parker administers the oath of office with Ryan Roy prior to the Falher council meeting in the evening of June 11. Falher council now has its full seven members.  

Tom Henihan Express Staff Catholic Cemetery Council approved to enter an agreement with La Corporation Episcopale for the grass cutting at McLennan Catholic Cemetery. Bike Racks In response to a resident’s letter to Council suggesting bike racks be placed at…