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September 1, 2017

Description

Information bulletins highlights changes and key municipal dates that may affect the municipal operation.


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March 1, 2013

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Municipal Resource Handbook - Interpretation Bulletins present the interpretation of related law and regulations


Last Modified

October 1, 2014

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In section 214 of the Municipal Government Act (MGA) there is provision for a council to pass a bylaw regarding the destruction of records and documents in the municipality. Therefore, some guidelines need to be established for a suggested retention schedule for the disposition of a number of...


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July 1, 2014

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All municipalities, at some point, will have to hire a new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Hiring a CAO will be a result of a vacancy that may be caused by a retirement, resignation, death, relocation or termination. Under the MGA a municipality must appoint one or more persons to the...


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January 1, 2014

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The Municipal Government Act requires that every municipal council must establish the position of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and provide an annual written performance evaluation of the CAO. This publication explains the role of the CAO and the purpose of a performance appraisal. It then...


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January 1, 2016

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Ministerial Order No. MSL:032/15 requires each municipality to submit a Statistical Information Return to Alberta Municipal Affairs. The return must be signed by the Chief Administrative Officer or a Duly Authorized Signing Officer certifying that the information contained in the return is...


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February 1, 2017

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This guide is to help inform candidates seeking nomination and election in municipal elections in Alberta. The guide compliments the Local Authorities Election Act. Members of the general public and election officials may also use the guide to better understand requirements of candidates and...


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February 1, 2017

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This manual will assist returning officers and other election officials in municipalities across Alberta with their election processes and procedures. This document may also be accessed by members of the public and potential candidates who are seeking to better understand the election process....


Last Modified

January 31, 2017

Description

Explanation of requirements under The Municipal Government Act (MGA).