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Topics: Government Organizations: Municipal Affairs Audience: Government Language: English (Canadian)

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August 14, 2020

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Provincial codes pertaining to the governing of municipalities in the province of Alberta. (See the "related" tab for a link to spreadsheet versions of the municipal codes.)


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July 28, 2020

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The Municipal Stimulus Program (MSP) provides additional capital infrastructure funding to municipalities with the primary objective to sustain and create local jobs, enhance provincial competitiveness and productivity, position communities to participate in future economic growth, and reduce...


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July 28, 2020

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The Municipal Stimulus Program (MSP) provides additional capital infrastructure funding to municipalities with the primary objective to sustain and create local jobs, enhance provincial competitiveness and productivity, position communities to participate in future economic growth, and reduce...


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June 15, 2020

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Each year, each municipality must prepare and submit an annual Statistical Information Return (SIR), which must be signed by the Chief Administrative Officer, or duly authorized signing officer. The SIR is typically required to be submitted to Municipal Affairs by May 1 in each year. In 2017, the...


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June 15, 2020

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This guide is intended to assist municipal governments in Alberta with established emergency management plans and/or business continuity plans by providing supplementary information to prepare their communities for the impacts of a pandemic, reduce future risks, and build greater resilience to...


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June 5, 2020

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All municipalities and Métis Settlements are eligible for Gas Tax Fund funding. The program provides conditional grants for capital-related projects which meet program eligibility criteria. GTF funding is allocated to municipalities on a per capita basis. The annual program budget is subject to...


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June 1, 2020

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The Alberta Wildland Urban Interface Fire Structure Protection Program was developed to strengthen the capacity to protect buildings and structures from wildfires, while providing flexibility to deploy trained and capable resources with clear rules of engagement and reimbursement requirements....


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June 1, 2020

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This guide provides the basic principles for developing municipal bylaws that are under the authority provided to municipal councils as set out by Section 7 of the Municipal Government Act. The information found in this guide is meant to be for information only and has no legislative sanction.


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May 31, 2020

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MSI funding is allocated annually and paid to municipalities following legislative approval of the provincial budget; submission of sufficient project applications; and submission and/or certification of Statement of Funding and Expenditures. (Published April 29, 2020. Re-posted May 2020 with...


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May 29, 2020

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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.