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Council Highlights – January 12, 2021

January 15th, 2021|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases, Homepage News|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Greenview to Enter Into Agreement with Landry Heights Homeowners Association The Landry Heights Homeowners Association has a park on the Municipal Reserve, which includes a ball diamond and play structures owned by the association, and they would like to establish a temporary ice rink. Council authorized Administration to enter into a new agreement with the association for the purpose of operating a community park within the Municipal Reserve located at SE-15-70-6 W6M. Make-A-Wish Northern Alberta Gets Support [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: Greenview Launches New Municipal Website

January 8th, 2021|News & Announcements, Media Releases, Homepage News|

January 8, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Greenview Launches New Municipal Website The MD of Greenview is proud to announce the launch of a brand-new Greenview website at www.mdgreenview.ab.ca. This updated website was developed with a mobile-first focus to improve the users' experience when searching for Greenview related information online. The website redesign has been several months in the making. It marks the amalgamation of the former Town of Grande Cache website into Greenview's newly reorganized and more robust municipal website. [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: Reeve and Council Extend Condolences to the Balisky Family

January 4th, 2021|News & Announcements, Media Releases, Homepage News|

January 3, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reeve and Council Extend Condolences On behalf of Council, Reeve Dale Smith wishes to extend sincere condolences to the families and friends directly affected by the tragic helicopter incident north of Eaglesham, AB, this past Friday night, which resulted in the loss of Wade Balisky, his wife Aubrey and 2 of their children. The Baliskys have been long-time residents of the DeBolt farming community in the MD of Greenview and will be dearly missed. [...]

Council Highlights – December 14, 2020

December 21st, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Updates Incorporated into the Draft Sturgeon Lake Area Structure Plan The review of the existing Sturgeon Lake Area Structure Plan included open houses, surveys and sessions involving Council and the Citizen’s Panel that focused on identifying future development areas, water and wastewater servicing, housing form and density, recreation opportunities, along with open space and reserve dedications. As a result of those public engagement sessions, new guiding principles will be incorporated into the draft Sturgeon Lake Area Structure [...]

Council Highlights – November 23, 2020

December 2nd, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Council Highlights - November 23, 2020 Greenview Committed to STARS Support Council has approved the STARS funding request in the amount of $210,000.00 for Grande Prairie base operations in 2021. STARS also submitted a request for Council consideration to enter into an agreement for a $500,000.00 commitment over a five-year term for the proposed new helicopter H145 to be based in Grande Prairie. STARS is in the process of replacing its fleet of nine helicopters commencing in [...]

Council Highlights – November 9, 2020

November 16th, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Council Highlights - November 9, 2020 Partial Road Allowance Closure Requests Approved Greenview Council moved to approve the following Partial Road Allowance Closure Requests: Bylaw No.20-839 – Partial Road Allowance Closure Request South of SE-25-70-25-5: Greenview received a road closure request from Sturgeon Heights Community Club on August 1, 2019, to close 0.227 hectares (0.56 acre) ± of the undeveloped road allowance adjacent to the south boundary of the cemetery where gravesites are located. Bylaw No.20-840 – [...]

Council Highlights – October 26, 2020

October 30th, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Council Highlights - October 26, 2020 Greenview Establishes Advisory Board for Greenview Regional Multiplex Greenview desires to establish a Greenview Regional Multiplex Advisory Board by means of a Bylaw. The Advisory Board will act in an advisory capacity on all matters pertaining to the operations, maintenance and functions associated with the Greenview Regional Multiplex. Council approved first and second reading. Council Approves Three-Year Mutual Aid Fire Control Plan Historically, Greenview has entered into a Mutual Aid Fire [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: MD of Greenview Hosts Regional Agricultural Services Board Conference

October 28th, 2020|News & Announcements, Media Releases, Agriculture News|

October 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MD of Greenview Hosts Regional Agricultural Services Board Conference The MD of Greenview recently hosted the Annual Regional Agriculture Service Board Conference on October 22, 2020, in DeBolt, Alberta.  This conference facilitated 88 registrants attending both virtually and in-person and is the first conference of its kind that Greenview has hosted. The Regional ASB Conference brings together the 13 Peace Region Municipalities (each municipality only hosting once every 13 years) to hear about topics [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: MD of Greenview Hires Executive Director to Lead Advancement of Industrial Land Development

October 28th, 2020|News & Announcements, Media Releases|

October 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MD of Greenview Hires Executive Director to Lead Advancement of Industrial Land Development The Municipal District of Greenview is pleased to announce the addition of Kyle Reiling as the Executive Director, Greenview Industrial Development. Kyle’s economic development experience spans 20 years, with a central focus on industrial growth. His comprehensive knowledge of industrial developments in Alberta was a key factor in this move. Specifically, his past roles and activities include Manager of Industrial Development [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: MD of Greenview Elects Reeve and Appoints Deputy Reeve

October 28th, 2020|News & Announcements, Media Releases|

October 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MD of Greenview Elects Reeve and Appoints Deputy Reeve   The Municipal District of Greenview Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Ward 5 Councillor Dale Smith as the Reeve and elected Ward 8 Councillor Bill Smith as Deputy Reeve for the municipality at the annual organizational meeting on Monday, October 26, 2020. Reeve Dale Smith’s background includes hands-on experience in the agriculture industry and a 35-year career in provincial public service as [...]

Council Highlights – October 13, 2020

October 16th, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Council Highlights – October 13, 2020 Public Hearing Scheduled for Request to Close Undeveloped Road Allowance Council gave first reading to Bylaw 20-856 to close 1.618 hectares ± of the undeveloped road allowance lying between NW-19-72-20-W5 and NE-24-72-21-W5. No concerns were received from referral agencies, and adjacent landowners would be notified at the public hearing stage. A Public Hearing for Bylaw 19-856 is scheduled to be held on December 14, 2020, at 9:15 am. Greenview Council Working [...]

Council Highlights – September 28, 2020

October 2nd, 2020|News & Announcements, Council Highlights, Media Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Council Highlights – August 24, 2020 Public Hearings Scheduled for Land Re-designation Requests Council gave first reading to Bylaw 19-828 to redesignate a 4.27-hectare area within SE-6-70-6-W6 from Agricultural One District to Country Residential One District. The parcel is located west of the Hamlet of Grovedale. The landowner wishes to subdivide the parcel, which contains her existing residence. No concerns were received from referral agencies, and adjacent landowners would be notified at the public hearing stage. A [...]

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