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Mayor Donna Buchinski Town of Falher Though the economic climate has been turbulent, the Town of Falher has been able to hold the line on finances, and decrease the mill rate for 2016. Capital expenditures in 2016 saw the resurfacing…

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on Dec. 12, council for the Town of Falher approved the municipality’s 2017 interim budget. Municipal support for next year’s Honey Festival turned down Council will send a letter to the Honey Festival…

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on Oct. 12, council for the M.D. of Smoky River approved a power line extension. It’s located at NW 3-78-23-W5M, southwest of Girouxville, and is for Rene Blanchette. Council also approved two power…

Tom Henihan Express Staff Town of McLennan Organizational Meeting At the October 11, 2016 Organizational Meeting Councillor John Nairn was appointed Deputy Mayor. The appointment of members of Council to various boards also took place at the October 11 meeting:…

Tom Henihan Express Staff ATCO Franchise Fee Renewal Once a year, council has the discretion to change the franchise rate. In this instance, motion was made and carried for the franchise rate to remain @ 24% of distribution revenue. Electricity…

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   Regional Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement Council approved signing a Regional Emergency Management Mutual Aid agreement between the Central Peace municipalities (Birch Hills County, the MD of Spirit River, Saddle Hills County, Town of…

Tom Henihan Express Staff 2015 Financial Statement Motion to approve as presented upon transferring $38,000 to contingency reserves. Appointment of Auditor Motion to appoint Sylvain & Co. as auditor for 2016 financial year. Smoky River Airport 2016 Budget Motion to accept as…

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on April 18, council for the Town of Falher approved a motion to install sidewalks, in the future, for the Central Area Subdivision as part of the Municipal Development Plan. Council also approved…