Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo

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Broadband Internet Connection

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THAT the Mayor be authorized to send a letter to:

·         the Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada;

·         the Provincial Minister of Service Alberta; and

·         the Member of Parliament Fort McMurray-Cold Lake;

·         with copies to industry partners and service providers,

requesting their support for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ (FCM) initiative with respect to a national broadband strategy and urging the Federal Government to invest the required funding annually towards this initiative which is a matter of great importance within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

Meeting History

Nov 27, 2018 6:00 PM Video Council Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:CARRIED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Jane Stroud, Councillor
SECONDER:Phil Meagher, Councillor
FOR:Don Scott, Mike Allen, Krista Balsom, Sheila Lalonde, Keith McGrath, Phil Meagher, Verna Murphy, Jeff Peddle, Jane Stroud
ABSENT:Bruce Inglis, Claris Voyageur