Due to demand, the AAMDC has added two new workshops on the MGA consultations to be held in September. These workshops will provide AAMDC with further direction to ensure the association is well positioned to contribute to the government-led consultations moving forward.  Workshops will take place from 9:45 am to 3:00 pm at the following locations:

  • Thursday, September 19 – Balzac (Balzac Hall)
  • Friday, September 20 – St. Paul (County of St. Paul Boardroom)

The sessions are intended for elected officials and municipal staff of AAMDC’s 69 full member municipalities. Please RSVP your attendance, specifying location, to Cindy Carstairs at cindy.carstairs@aamdc.com by September 12, 2013. If you have already confirmed for a session happening this week and would like to change, please contact Cindy immediately.

Facilitated by AAMDC staff, the intent of these sessions is to discuss elements of the MGA that could be improved and those that are beneficial and should be retained. Please see the attached agenda and discussion materials.  Participants are encouraged to review these ahead of time to ensure a comprehensive discussion.

Enquiries may be directed to:

Michelle Hay

Policy Analyst

780.955.4085

Kim Heyman

Director of Advocacy and Communications

780.955.4079

 

Latest News

19 May 2016 22:20 Register for AAMDC Consultations on MGA Amendments

For the past two years, the Government of Alberta has been reviewing the Municipal Government Act, which provides the legal framework for Alberta’s municipalities and was last updated in 1995. Later this month, it is anticipated that the Government of Alberta will be tabling a number of...

Read More ...
19 May 2016 22:16 Provide Feedback on Regulations Related to Transportation Network Companies

The Government of Alberta is requesting municipal input on Bill 16, The Traffic Safety Amendment Act. The primary purpose of Bill 16 is to establish regulations related to Transportation Network Companies (TNCs). TNCs are more commonly referred to as ride-sharing services. The proposed...

Read More ...
19 May 2016 22:13 AAMDC and AUMA Host Manitoba and Saskatchewan Municipal Associations

On May 5 and 6, 2016, the AAMDC and AUMA jointly hosted delegates from the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association, and the Association of Manitoba Municipalities for the 2016 Western Canadian Municipalities Association (WCMA) annual...

Read More ...

AAMDC Trade

To enhance the buying power of all members and associate members by ensuring the availability of quality, competitively-priced goods and services on a province wide basis.
 

Jubilee Insurance

Jubilee Insurance Agencies Ltd. has been helping make organizations safer for over 50 years.
 

PFA Canada

PFA Canada helps create mutually beneficial relationships between fuel suppliers and our AAMDC member municipalities and associations.
 

Advocacy

Advocacy works to ensure that provincial and federal decision-makers, industry and other relevant stakeholders understand and incorporate rural Alberta’s best interests in their policies.