Mackenzie County is accepting applications for the following Member at large (public member) positions. If any of these positions are of interest to you please submit your application by Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
Inter-Municipal Planning Commission (1 Position)
The Inter-Municipal Planning Commission is seeking one (1) public member to sit on the Commission. This position is to fill a vacancy and the appointment will be for the remainder of a one-year term ending October 2021. Appointments to the Commission are made on an annual basis. The Commission’s duties are to determine all subdivision applications and development permit applications which relate to lands in the Inter-municipal Development Plan area (40 km radius around the Town of High Level) and determine applications for water service for lands in the Service Area. Members appointed to the Commission are eligible for remuneration and expense reimbursement.
Municipal Planning Commission (1 Position)
Mackenzie County is seeking applications to fill one (1) positions from the public at large on the Municipal Planning Commission. This position is to fill a vacancy for the La Crete area. This appointment will be for a one-year term ending October 2021. Appointments to the Commission are made on an annual basis. It is the responsibility of the Municipal Planning Commission to assist with all information relating to subdivision applications and development permits within the County. The Commission meets bi-monthly, or as necessary, to assist with decisions for all subdivision applications and discretionary development permits within the County.
La Crete Community Streetscape Committee (9 Positions)
Mackenzie County is seeking applications for La Crete Community Streetscape Committee members representing a variety of groups and interests. The primary role of the Committee is to make recommendations to Council regarding implementation of streetscape improvements for the area encompassing the 100 Street Corridor and the downtown area. The Committee meets twice a year. Appointments to the Board are for a two-year term. Members appointed to this Committee are not eligible for remuneration or expense reimbursement.
Appointments, Eligibility, and How to Apply
All appointments will be made by County Council. Members-at-large, appointed to council committees, are paid a per diem according to the current Honorarium and Expense bylaw unless otherwise specified.
To be eligible for appointment as a Public Member-at-Large applicants must be 18 years of age, Canadian citizens or landed immigrants, residents of Mackenzie County for six consecutive months immediately prior to application submission (with the exception of the Assessment Review Board and the Subdivision & Development Appeal Board’s) or not otherwise ineligible. Applicants must be able to attend daytime meetings.
All appointments to the various boards/committees will be made by Council at the Organziational meeting held in October.
To apply please complete the Application Form and submit it prior to the deadline. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
Carol Gabriel, Deputy CAO (Legislative & Support Services)