Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Borderlands Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement


Department:Regional Emergency ServicesSponsors:


  1. Printout
  2. 1. Borderlands Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement (This file has not yet been converted to a viewable format)


THAT Administration be authorized to enter into the Borderlands Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement (Agreement), Attachment 1 dated April 16, 2020; and

THAT any costs incurred when receiving mutual aid under the Agreement be funded from the Emerging Issues Reserve.

Meeting History

May 6, 2020 4:30 PM Video Council Special Council Meeting


Councillor J. Peddle rejoined the meeting at 6:41 p.m.

Scott Davis, Director of Emergency Management, spoke to the proposed Borderlands Emergency Management Mutual Aid Agreement, which provides for a collaboration between bordering Alberta municipalities to provide information and resource sharing with each other during an emergency, and outlines the obligations of the requesting and assisting municipalities.


A recess occurred from 6:57 p.m. to 7:08 p.m.

Pecuniary Interest

Councillor J. Peddle declared a pecuniary interest in Item 3.8 Flood Recovery - Advocacy and Action due to being a resident who was impacted by the 2020 flood and exited the meeting at 7:13 p.m.

MOVER:Krista Balsom, Councillor
SECONDER:Bruce Inglis, Councillor
FOR:Don Scott, Mike Allen, Krista Balsom, Bruce Inglis, Sheila Lalonde, Keith McGrath, Phil Meagher, Verna Murphy, Jeff Peddle, Jane Stroud, Claris Voyageur