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Council Meeting Highlights - December 13, 2023

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Policy & Bylaw Changes

  • Council rescinded the relevant existing policies, and approved new policies as per below:
  • Policy #GOV-005 – Council Representation on External Committees.
  • Policy #GOV-007 – Councillor Telecommunication Equipment.
  • Policy #INFR-002 - Backsloping and accompanying Administrative Procedure.
  • Policy #INFR-006 - Dust Control and accompanying Administrative Procedure.
  • Council passed all three readings of Bylaw #23-1146 - Line of Credit.


Holiday Decorating Contest – Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Holiday Decorating Contest, as selected by Council:

  • Division 1 - Chris Kucheraway
  • Division 2 - Mike Van Sickle
  • Division 3 -
    • 1st - Leanne and Mark Ewert
    • 2nd - Marilyn and Clayton Koch
    • 3rd tied - John and Sylvia Piwowar
    • 3rd tied - Sean Suchy
  • Division 4 -
    • 1st - Karlana Noel
    • 2nd - Wanda Law
  • Division 5 - Crystal Pollington


Joint Quality Management Plan - Safety Codes Council

The Safety Codes Council Joint Quality Management Plan was approved by Council.


Request for Health Foundation Support - Viking Health Foundation

Council approved a grant of $6,800 to the Viking Health Foundation funded from the FCSS budget.


2024 Interim Operating Budget and 2024 Capital Budget

The 2024 Interim Operating Budget was approved by Council, with total expenditures of $23,689,490, and the 2024 Capital Budget was also approved with total expenditures of $11,460,987.  For more information in the budget, click here. The final budget will be presented to Council, for approval, in the spring of 2024.


Equity Industrial Park

Council awarded the Request for Proposal - Equity Industrial Park Area Structure Plan contract to Bearisto & Associates to include railway evaluation.


For more information on items discussed at the Council Meeting, please review the full Agenda Package for this meetingNew and/or amended Policies and Bylaws are uploaded to the website after they have been signed.