Town Council

Does Council have offices in Civic Hall?

Mayor Holmes has an office in the Town of Morinville Civic Hall and holds office hours every Wednesday from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, unless she is previously booked at another engagement. If you wish to meet with Mayor Holmes, please contact Tracy Reaume at 780-939-7853, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to 10125-100 Avenue, Morinville, AB, T8R 1L6.

No other Council members have offices in Civic Hall. All Councillors can be reached through email as well.

How do I invite Mayor and Council to an event?

All booking arrangements for the Mayor and Council can be done through their Executive Assistant, Tracy Reaume, by calling 780-939-7853, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to 10125-100 Avenue, Morinville, AB, T8R 1L6.

How can I contact Town Council?

To contact the Mayor or Town Council click on the Contact Us button on this website.

All contact information for the Mayor and Council is also included with their biographies.

To make an appointment with Mayor Holmes or any of the Councillors please call Tracy Reaume, Executive Assistant at 780-939-7853 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When does the Town of Morinville Council Meet?

Council meetings are held in Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor of Civic Hall, 10125-100 Avenue, on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, with the exception of a summer break. Council meetings are open to the public, with a standard start time of 7:30 pm. Committee of the Whole Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of every month, with a start time of 6:30 pm.Please consult the Council Calendar for possible changes.

The Mayor, or Deputy Mayor in his/her absence, chairs all Council meetings, in accordance with Morinville's Procedural Bylaw. For items not covered under the bylaw, Roberts Rules of Order are used.

What is a Public Hearing?

Public hearings provide an opportunity for members of the public to speak to Council or at Council-appointed board or committee on various issues, such as (but not limited to) proposed planning and development matters.  Morinville Town Council invites all residents to participate in public hearings regarding issues and decisions that may affect them or their community. All public hearings start at 7:30 pm, unless otherwise noted, and take place in Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, Civic Hall, 10125-100 Avenue.

What are the Town of Morinville Councillor’s Roles and Responsibilities?

Under the Alberta Municipal Government Act, Councillors have the following roles and responsibilities:

  • to consider the welfare and interests of the municipality as a whole and to bring to Council's attention anything that would promote the welfare or interests of the municipality
  • to participate generally in developing and evaluating the policies and programs of the municipality;
  • to participate in Council meetings and Council committee meetings and meetings of other bodies to which they are appointed by the Council;
  • to obtain information about the operation or administration of the municipality from the CAO;
  • to keep in confidence matters discussed in private at a Council committee meeting until discussed at a meeting held in public; and
  • to perform any other duty or function imposed on Councillors by this or any other enactment or by the Council.

How do I join a Town of Morinville Committee or Board?

Morinville advisory boards and committees provide recommendations, advice and information to Council.  These Boards and Committees are advisory and function within the authority set out in their terms of reference or by bylaw.  Residents are appointed by Council for set terms and bring experience and knowledge.

If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the Application form for Town Boards & Committees.  Submit completed forms along with all attachments to Melodie Steele at msteele@morinville.ca

How do I present (as a Delegate) at a Council meeting?

To present as a delegate at a Town of Morinville Council meeting you will be asked to provide a one page summary on the topic and that will be included in the Agenda Package.  The summary must be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the scheduled Council meeting.

Delegates have a maximum of fifteen minutes.  Council may or may not ask questions of the Delegate as well as Administration following the presentation. Council may then make a decision or refer the item to the appropriate department.

If you wish to appear before Council, please contact Jennifer Maskoske, Legislative Officer, 780-939-4361, or email: jmaskoske@morinville.ca