As I do each month I am outlining how I spent my time on Council activities during the month of September, as well as providing a disclosure of those things I was paid to attend above and beyond my base Council remuneration. Once again, my apologies for being a little later than normal.
CRB Exec meeting
Met to go over the Capital Region Board Agenda
Travelled to Westlock for Community Futrures Tawatinaw Region meeting.
.08 hour by phone
Extremely short meeting – called in to attend
Attended Garrison Friday Luncheon with Coun. Boutestein. Lord Strathcona’s Horse did a demonstration.
Champion Petfoods open
Dropped in to Champion’s annual Open House and took a look around at displays.
NLLS Exec & board
$100.00* paid by NLLS $100 paid by Town of Morinville
I sit on both executive committee and board of 54 municipalities. This meeting had the NLLS budget presented. It is to be finalized in November.
Lakes Eat and Greet
Attended and participated in a bbq at the Lakes with much of Council, the first of many we are hoping to do over our term.
Regular meeting of Council
Attended Capital Region Board meeting with Mayor. I serve as her alternate on this board.
Rec facility meeting
In camera meeting to get update and discuss
Meet with two residents
Hearing resident concerns
Edgore concert bbq
Served hot dogs and pop at Edgore outdoor concert at the skate park.
Council attended a day-long retreat as a team-building exercise.
Meet with Consultants
Meeting with consultants working on Organizational Review Project.
(150.00*) per diem not billed to Town
Attended Northern Lights Conference in Elk Point mainly in my capacity as board chair of the Morinville Library, but in part as a member of the NLLS exec.
(150.00*) See above comments on per diem
(100.00*) see above comments on per diem
Chaired the Sept. 23 meeting as Mayor was away on conference.
Alberta Urban Municipalities Association conference. Attended a number of sessions and networked with other municipal leaders, administrators and MLAs.
Paint the Town Red
Attended annual fundraiser for Sturgeon Hospital Foundation and brought greeting on behalf of Mayor Holmes who was away.
Total time commitment excluding NLLS conference = 93.33 hours
Total time commitment including NLLS conference = 118.33