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

If you have any questions or would like to set up an interview with an AAMDC representative, please contact Alana Yim, Media Relations Coordinator, at 780.498.0870

 

News Releases and Other Recent Media

MEDIA NOTICE: Alberta’s Rural Voice Heard at Alberta Electoral Boundaries Review
16 Jan 2017 22:17

Nisku, AB — The Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission (AEBC), appointed in late 2016, has been tasked with reviewing the existing boundaries and names for Alberta’s 87 electoral constituencies. Today, [ ... ]

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MEDIA NOTICE: AAMDC Reacts to House Amendments on Bill 21: Modernized Municipal Government Act
23 Nov 2016 21:18

For Immediate Release:
November 22, 2016   MEDIA NOTICE: AAMDC Reacts to House Amendments on Bill 21: Modernized Municipal Government Act Nisku, AB — The Municipal Government Act (MGA) an integral [ ... ]

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Advocacy News

23 Aug 2017 17:44City Charter Regulation Released

August 23, 2017 The Government of Alberta has recently released the regulation that details the city charters that the Cities of Edmonton and Calgary will receive. The city charters are an effort to recognize [ ... ]

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23 Aug 2017 17:34Send AAMDC Your Feedback on the MGA Regulations

August 23, 2017 Following the passing of the Municipal Government Amendment Act (2015) and the Modernized Municipal Government Act (2016), a number of regulations had to be updated or created. The second [ ... ]

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16 Aug 2017 22:35SLGM Offers Training to Prospective Candidates in ...

The Society of Local Government Managers (SLGM), in collaboration with Municipal Affairs, is offering free candidate training for those individuals interested in seeking public office at either the municipal [ ... ]

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16 Aug 2017 22:32CANWEA Resource on Decommissioning and Repowering ...

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CANWEA) has released a new resource on decommissioning and repowering wind farms. Wind farms are typically in operation for 20 to 30 years, but once a farm reaches [ ... ]

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10 Aug 2017 15:21AAMDC’s New Councillor Orientation at Fall 2017 Co...

August 10, 2017 Every year in which a municipal election occurs, the AAMDC provides a New Councillor Orientation at the subsequent fall convention to inform newly elected officials about the association [ ... ]

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Aggregated Business Service News

 

 

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