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Town of High River Public Hearing – Animal Bylaw

Date: Monday, January 27, 2020
Place:
Council Chambers, Town Hall, 309B Macleod Trail SW
Time:
Regular Meeting of Council, 3:00 p.m.
View the full Public Notice, including details for providing comments:
Notice of Non-Statutory Public Hearing – Animal Bylaw January 27 2020

At the January 13 regular meeting, Council heard information regarding an update to the Animal Bylaw 4567/2019 and gave first reading to the bylaw. As part of this process, Council invites all interested parties to attend a non-statutory public hearing at the January 27 regular meeting of Council to share their questions, comments or concerns regarding proposed amendments to the Town’s Animal Bylaw. Please scroll down to view related documents included in the Council Agendas and Minutes. Please note that if you cannot attend the hearing, written submissions may be made.
For more information please contact Legislative Services: legislativeservices@highriver.ca

Legislative Services Information

Legislative Services is responsible for the preparation of council agendas and minutes. To ensure Council agenda files are small enough to be viewed online, not all backup documentation is included in the file. These documents will be made available upon request. Council agendas and minutes prior to February 29, 2019 that are not online can be obtained by contacting Legislative Services at legislativeservices@highriver.ca
Below is information to help you find the most recent Council Meeting, Boards and Committees information. Please scroll down to go directly to Council Meeting Dates and posted agendas and minutes. 
    1. Council Meeting Dates from November 2019 – October 2020 are now posted.
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    2. Boards and Committees Information is now updated from November 2019 to October 2020.
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    3.  Council Agenda Definitions – Answers to Common Questions
      •  Why is there a Public Comments item on the agenda?  Public Comments allows time for members of the public to speak on any item contained within the agenda. The speaker must be recognized by the Mayor or designate. 
      • Why does Public Hearing appear on every agenda even when there are no hearings? A Public Hearing is a meeting of Council which is convened on matters in accordance with Section 230 of the Municipal Government Act, or such other matters that Council decides should be the matter of a public hearing. While this item is always on the agenda, notice is provided if a public hearing will occur.
      • What does ‘Delegation’ mean and how are they organized? A delegation is when a person or persons act on behalf of themselves or are authorized to act as a representative for another person, persons, group or organization appearing before Council at a meeting to make a request or provide a presentation. Legisltative Services requires notice of at least 8 business days from anyone requesting to appear as a delegation to make sure this appears on the agenda. 
Special Meetings of Council – Budget Council Workshops Open to the Public:
  • December 2 – Proposed Operating Budget meeting from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. in Meeting Room L04/05, Town Hall
  • December 4 – Proposed Capital Budget & 10 Year Capital Plan, and 2020 New Initiatives from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. in Meeting Room L04/05, Town Hall
  • December 16 – Proposed Budget Approval from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, Town Hall