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Organizations: Municipal Affairs Audience: Government Publication Type: Fact Sheet

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August 27, 2019

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As part of the tools Alberta Municipal Affairs uses to measure its performance, the ministry has developed a number of municipal indicators which measure specific aspects of each municipality's governance, finances or community. This fact sheet provides an explanation of each municipal indicator...


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July 1, 2019

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Fact sheet for the recently-introduced municipal tax incentives that was passed through the Municipal Government (Property Tax Incentives) Amendment Act.


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April 1, 2019

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This collection of fact sheets provides the public, candidates, elected officials, local authority administrators and returning officers with information to guide them through the 2018 amendments to the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA).


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March 1, 2019

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Provides a quick overview of the Designated Industrial Property Requisition tax rate, including how the tax rate is determined and payment of the DI property requisition by municipalities.


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December 1, 2018

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Presents the guidelines for the Municipal Cannabis Transition Program (MCTP), a two-year program announced in October 2018 to support municipalities in addressing enforcement and administrative costs related to the legalization of cannabis in Alberta.


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November 15, 2018

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Lists allocations by municipality for funding from the Municipal Cannabis Transition Program (MCTP). The MCTP is a two-year program announced in October 2018 to support municipalities in addressing enforcement and administrative costs related to the legalization of cannabis in Alberta.


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November 1, 2018

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The Local Authority Emergency Management Regulation, which is in force as of January 1, 2020, provides direction on emergency management roles and responsibilities and what is required of municipalities to plan and prepare for the safety of their community. This fact sheet summarizes the...


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November 1, 2018

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Provides summary information on government's update to Alberta's emergency management legislative framework, including changes to the Emergency Management Act and introduction of the Local Authority Emergency Management Regulation.


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June 1, 2018

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After a significant period of consultation with municipalities, industry and Albertans, the Government of Alberta passed new legislation and developed new regulations to update the Municipal Government Act (MGA) and better reflect the needs of municipalities and Albertans. A series of...


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October 1, 2017

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Describes the use of closed meetings by municipal councils. Explains what is considered a closed meeting under the Municipal Government Act, under what authority a council can close a meeting, how to prepare for a closed meeting, what can and should not be discussed, and how to record discussion.