The Village of Empress

is situated on the West side of the Alberta/Saskatchewan border and serves as a center to the surrounding farming and ranching community of 1,500 people. It has been a focal point for many activities in the area. It is also at the geographical center of many large cities in Western Canada: Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina.

Council News

Public Hearing

Posted on May 1, 2018 under: Council News

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
VILLAGE OF EMPRESS
PROPOSED BYLAW NO.02-2018
PROPOSED ALTERNATE METHOD OF ADVERTISING STATUTORY NOTICES BYLAW
DATE: May 16, 2018
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: Village Office 6 3rd Avenue West

PURPOSE: In accordance with Section 606 of the Municipal Government Act RSA 2000, Ch. M-26:

The Council of the Village of Empress to consider an Alternate Method of Advertising Statutory Notices Bylaw No. 02-2018.

The purpose of the Alternate Method of Advertising Statutory Notices Bylaw is to provide for one or more methods,( which may include electronic means, for advertising proposed bylaws, resolutions, meetings, public hearings and other things referred), to ensure that the method or methods used will bring to the attention of substantially all residents in the area of which the bylaw, resolution of other thing relates, or in which the meeting or hearing is to be held.

REPRESENTATION: Oral or written comments and suggestions are invited and should be addressed to the point of proposed Bylaw. They may be made by any person or group of persons or a person acting on their behalf, who claims to be affected by the proposed Bylaw, and from any other persons whom, at the meeting, the Council of the Village of Empress agrees to hear. Written submissions may be made by the persons listed above, and must be received in the Village Office by 6:00 P.M. on May 16, 2018. Oral presentations may be made at the hearing by the persons above, whether or not they have made a written presentation.
The time limit of oral presentations is subject to the direction of the Chairman.

DOCUMENTATION: Copies of the proposed Land Use Bylaw are available for inspection by the public at the Village of Empress Office during regular office hours.
This notice is given pursuant to the Municipal Government Act.

1st Publication: May 7, 2018 Debbie Ross
2nd Publication: May 14, 2018 Chief Administrative Officer

Council News

Special Council Meeting

Posted on March 26, 2018 under: Council News

Council will be holding a special council meeting March 26, 2018 at 4:30 in the Council chambers for the purpose of passing the 2018 Capital and Operating Budgets as well as the Multi Year Capital Infrastructure Plan

Contact our Village Office:

Phone: (403) 565-3938
Fax: (403) 565-2010
Email: voe14@villageofempress.com

Box 159, #6 – 3rd Avenue
Empress, Alberta T0J 1E0

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