Council Meeting Highlights – September 9, 2019

PUBLIC HEARING 
Bylaw 19-824 IDP MD of Greenview/MD of Smoky River 13 
A Public Hearing was held.  The Municipal District of Greenview No. 16 and the Municipal District of Smoky River No. 130 initiated a project to develop an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) between the two municipalities. The project was driven by the new Municipal Government Act legislation that requires IDPs to be developed between neighbouring municipalities to ensure cooperation and communication when considering servicing, land use, environmental protection and future development. 
 
BYLAWS 
Bylaw 19-815 Tri-Municipal Industrial Partnership Area Structure Plan 32 
Council gave second and third reading to Bylaw 19-815, for the Tri-Municipal Industrial Partnership Area Structure Plan. The Tri-Municipal Industrial Partnership (TMIP) is a collaboration between Greenview, the County of Grande Prairie and the City of Grande Prairie to establish a heavy industrial district. 
 
Bylaw 19-824 IDP MD of Greenview/MD of Smoky River 71 
Council gave second and third reading to Bylaw No. 19-824, an Intermunicipal Development Plan between the M.D of Greenview and the M.D of Smoky River. 
 
Bylaw 19-830 ICF MD of Smoky River/MD of Greenview 75
Council gave first reading to Bylaw 19-830, an Intermunicipal Collaborative Framework between the MD of Greenview No. 16 and the MD of Smoky River No. 130.
 
Bylaw 19-832 Re-Designate from Agricultural One District to Country Residential One District 97
Council will schedule a Public Hearing for Bylaw No. 19-832, to be held on October 15, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. for the re-designation of a 3.72 hectare ± area from Agricultural One (A-1) District to Country Residential One (CR-1) District within SE-10-71-23-W5.
 
BUSINESS 
DeBolt RV Sani-Dump 105
Council accepted Administrations update on the DeBolt RV Sani-dump for information, as presented.
 
Bottle Depot Letter of Support
That Council direct Administration to provide a letter of support to Mr. Kulwant Seehra, supporting his application to the Beverage Container Management Board (BCMB) to open and operate a beverage container recycling facility in the Hamlet of Grande Cache.
 
Road Closure Request 
Council directed Administration to continue the Road Closure process for the Sturgeon Heights Community Club on the south side of SE 25-70-25 W5 with the $1,500 application fee waived and to allow a variance on portion SE 25-70-25 W5M for the purpose of fencing adjacent to Sturgeon Heights Cemetery.
 
Violence Threat Risk Assessment Training – Sponsorship Request 
Council authorized Administration to host Level one Violence Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA) Training on October 1 and 2, 2019 in Valleyview, Alberta at a cost of upset limit of $20,000.00, with funds to come from Community Services Miscellaneous Grants.
 
Grande Spirit Foundation’s Harvest Dine & Dance – Sponsorship Request 
Council approved sponsorship in the amount of $550.00 to the Grande Spirit Foundation for the Annual Harvest Dine and Dance to be held October 5, 2019 in Grande Prairie, AB., with funds to come from Community Services Miscellaneous Grants.
 
Fox Creek Chamber of Commerce 2019 Small Business Awards Gala – Sponsorship Request 
Council approved sponsorship in the amount of $500.00 to the Fox Creek Chamber of Commerce for the 2019 Small Business Awards Gala to be held October 18th at the Fox Creek Community Hall, with funds to come from Community Services Miscellaneous Grants.
 
MD of Greenview Organizational Chart 
Council accepted the MD of Greenview Organizational Chart for information, as presented.
 
UPCOMING EVENTS AND MEETINGS
• Greenview Clay Shoot Tournament at the Shot Shell Sporting Clays near Valleyview:  September 12, 2019
• Committee of the Whole: September 16, 2019 in Grande Cache
• Green View FCSS Board Meeting: September 18, 2019  
• Agricultural Services Board (ASB): September 25, 2019
• Regular Council Meeting September 23, 2019
Unless otherwise specified, all meetings (except FCSS meetings) take place in the Council Chambers at the Administration Building in Valleyview beginning at 9:00 am. Committee of the Whole Meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. ASB and FCSS meetings begin at 9:30 a.m. FCSS meetings take place at the Green View Community Resource Centre. 
 
Please note that agenda item schedules may be subject to change. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.
 
Media inquiries may be directed to: 
Stacey Sevilla, Manager, Communications and Marketing
Stacey.sevilla@mdgreenview.ab.ca  or 780-524-7625