Water Rates Bylaw Revisions Effective July 1, 2016: Town Council passed 3rd Reading on the Water Rates Bylaw revisions. The changes will no longer permit a tenant utility account on a go-forward basis. Only registered owners of the property can apply for services. All exisiting property owners with tenant accounts will be contacted in June to advise of the change.
Morinville Arena/Multi-Use Recreation Facility Steering Committee Meeting - The next meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 16, 2016 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. has been cancelled by Chair Putnam. For more information, please call 780.939.4361. The Terms of Reference are available online to download.
The Town of Morinville is currently undertaking a 2016 Resident Survey to determine satisfaction with such things as civic services, financial planning & communication. This survey is available from May 15 to June 30 online or via hard copy available at the Town Office, Community Cultural Centre or Public Library. The survey can be accessed by clicking here.
Census 2016: The online portion of the Municipal Census is now closed. We are happy to report that, to date, 49% of residents have responded online and many others with enumerators at the door. Your participation is vital to ensure that programs and services are appropriately planned for in our community. Enumerators will continue to go door-to-door until June 30th, 2016.
Council Community Grants Deadline May 30 - 2nd Intake: If you are a not for profit organization, have not applied in this fiscal year, and have a project that benefits our community, you may qualify for assistance through the Council Community Grants Program. For more information regarding this program, please contact Melonie Dziwenka in Community Services at 780-939-7833.
Town Offering Support to Wildfire Evacuees through Provincial Operation Center. On behalf of Morinville Town Council and Town Administration, our thoughts and prayers are going out to all of those who are being affected by the devastating fires burning in Alberta. To ensure important efforts are supportive and don't hamper the activities that are being taken, we encourage those that wish to help to look at the information listed on the following page: Alberta Fire Evacuee Information
Public Notice: Notre Dame Street Improvements (Pavement Overlay) - Beginning May 9, 2016 DeFord Contracting will be undertaking street improvement construction on behalf of the developer in the Notre Dame area. Road closures will take place, and access to the front of residents' property may be interrupted. We apologize for the inconvenience. For more information, click here.
LAV III Monument Project - On behalf of the community, the Town is accepting monetary donations (big or small) to help make this vision a reality. Donations are needed to help with costs associated with transporting the LAV III, site development, and additional park amenities which are expected to total roughly $51,000. For more information, please visit: LAV III Project
Planning & Economic Development News & Updates – To learn about developments going on in Morinville, such as approved development permits, subdivision applications, public hearings, and subdivision and development appeals, click here.