Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Advisory Committee on Aging Recommendation - Provincial Rent Supplement Program


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THAT the Mayor be authorized to send a letter to the Minister of Seniors and Housing, Josephine Pon, requesting that the review process for the Rent Supplement Program be expedited and that the various municipalities impacted be provided information as soon as possible; and

THAT Administration request a meeting with the Minister of Seniors and Housing, Josephine Pon, during the upcoming Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) Spring Convention.

Meeting History

Feb 11, 2020 4:00 PM Video Council Meeting

Deanne Bergey, Director, Community Services, spoke in support of the Committee’s recommendation.


Councillor P. Meagher declared that although he has an employment relationship with Linda Mywaart, there is no pecuniary interest in this matter and is therefore able to take part in debate and consideration of this matter.

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