Council Notes from the Committee of the Whole meeting of Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | DrumhellerMail
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Council Notes from the Committee of the Whole meeting of Tuesday, May 22, 2018

 

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Council Notes
Drumheller Town Council
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Jakayla Chekowsky-McKenzie was sworn in as Mayor for a Day.
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Mayor Heather Colberg brought forth discussion on a possible amendment to Bylaw 04.15 which is a bylaw that states businesses in Drumheller need a Business License including buskers. Mayor Colberg opened up the floor for comment as to whether they could waive the fee for buskers to attract more business into downtown.
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Councillor Jay Garbutt started a preliminary discussion on Additional Affordable Housing Units. He wants this to be a 2019 issue as there is already a fair amount of projects lined up for the remainder of 2018. Garbutt wishes to potentially start a new community by creating more community housing projects as more seniors age in place rather than moving to an assisted living situation.
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Councillor Garbutt brought up the topic of the Hunts Housing Development 50 Year agreement which ends in 2022. It was a joint agreement between the federal, provincial and municipal governments to create this development.


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