Welcome to the AAMDC Media Centre, here you will find news releases, member bulletins, Aggregated Business Service updates and other useful information.

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News Releases and Other Recent Media

AAMDC Members Pass Resolution to Oppose Proposed Changes to Electoral Boundaries in Alberta
15 Nov 2017 22:24

November 15, 2017 The Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC) passed a resolution this afternoon to formally oppose proposed changes to Alberta’s provincial electoral boundaries. Today’s [ ... ]

MEDIA NOTICE: Alberta’s Rural Voice Compromised in the Alberta Electoral Boundaries Review
26 Oct 2017 15:06

For Immediate Release:
October 26, 2017 Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC) Nisku, AB — The Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission (AEBC), appointed in late 2016, was tasked [ ... ]


Advocacy News

07 Dec 2017 21:53Guide to Community Solar in Alberta Now Available

December 7, 2017 Recently, the Pembina Institute has developed and released the Alberta Community Solar Guide. Community solar is an ownership model for solar energy systems that enables more community [ ... ]

07 Dec 2017 21:41Looking for Advice? Call a Peer Mentor

December 7, 2017 Municipal leaders regularly face complex and controversial issues. Whether it is tension with a fellow councillor or difficulty balancing the demands of the position, sometimes talking [ ... ]

07 Dec 2017 21:37Resolutions Deadline for Spring 2018 Convention

December 7, 2017 With district meetings approaching, the AAMDC is reminding members of the important role resolutions play in guiding the association’s advocacy efforts. To maximize these efforts, having [ ... ]

30 Nov 2017 21:13Farm and Ranch Workplace Legislation FAQs and Webi...

November 30, 2017 The Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act was passed in 2015, bringing the protection and compensation of waged, non-family farm and ranch workers in line with similar protections [ ... ]

30 Nov 2017 21:08Amendment to Listing of Birds Under Schedule 1 of ...

November 30, 2017 The federal Species at Risk Act (SARA) aims to prevent wildlife species from becoming extinct and secure the necessary actions for their recovery. The Government of Canada has released [ ... ]


Aggregated Business Service News



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