ice bucket
Council participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge during the Morinville Country Fair.

As I do each month I am outlining how I spent my time on Council activities during the month of August, as well as providing a disclosure of those things I was paid to attend above and beyond my base Council remuneration. Apologies for being a little later than normal.

Aug. 1
Farmers’ Market booth
3.5 hours
Many of us on Council took some shifts at the Farmers’ Market to hand out water conservation kits to residents.

Aug. 5
NLLS Executive meet
9.5 hours
$200.00 ($100town)
Attended the Northern Lights Library System Executive meeting in Elk Point.

Aug. 6
Meet Org Review Consult
2 hours
$000.00
Steering committee meeting regarding the organizational review Council budgeted for in the 2014 budget.

Aug. 7
CRB Golf Tournament
8.5 hours
$000.00
Worked Morinville’s hole with CAO to meet and greet golfers from the municipalities in the CRB. This event raised close to $15,000 which was just split between the food bank and the community gardens.

Aug. 9
PPCLI 100
4.5 hours
$200.00
Attended Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry’s 100th Anniversary Celebration with Mayor Holmes.

Aug. 12
Seed cleaning Plant
1 hour
$000.00
Had a tour of the Morinville Seed Cleaning Plant, an opportunity to understand what this business in our community does.

Aug. 13
Meeting mayor
.5 hour
$000.00
Catch up meeting with the mayor after her return from holidays.

Aug. 13
Coffee 3 residents
1 hour
$000.00

Aug. 14
CRB meetings
6 hours
$200.00

Aug. 15
Westlock parade/lunch
5.5 hours
$200.00

Aug. 15
Jim Prentice Presentation
1.5 hours
$000.00
Attended with the majority of Council to hear what the candidate had to say.

Aug. 15
One-on-one Org Review
1.5 hours
$000.00
Met with one of the consultants that are doing the Organizational Review to give him my impressions of the Town of Morinville and its various systems.

Aug. 16
Redwater Parade
5 hours
$200.00 (100km)
Attended regional parade with Councillor Rob Ladouceur

Aug. 16
Leap of Faith show/shine
2 hours
$000.00
Attended a fundraising show and shine and judged vehicles.

Aug. 23
Country Fair
6.5 hours
$000.00
Spent the day at the Morinville Farmers’ Market’s Country Fair and worked the water conservation table with the mayor.

Aug. 23
Farm to Table Dinner
2.5 hours
$000.00 ($25 ticket bought for me by the Town)

Aug. 26
Council conversation
3 hours
$000.00

Aug. 26
Council meeting
5.5 hours
$000.00