Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Fort McKay Community Centre




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There is no administrative recommended motion. Council may consider the options outlined within the alternatives section of the report.

Meeting History

Oct 8, 2019 4:00 PM Video Council Meeting

Jamie Doyle, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, and Matthew Hough, Director, Engineering, provided an update on the status of the Fort McKay Community Centre project, including an overview of community engagements that have occurred since March, 2019.

Ron Quintal, resident, spoke in support of the Fort McKay Community Centre project proceeding as originally proposed, noting that the Fort McKay First Nation also supports the construction of the facility.

Eddison Lee-Johnson, Fort McKay Métis Community Association, spoke in support of the construction of the Fort McKay Community Centre.

THAT the Fort McKay Community Centre report be deferred;

THAT Administration complete a cost analysis of the project with the Fort McKay Métis;

THAT the Fort McKay Métis provide Administration with the Fort McKay Métis’ Master Plan; and

THAT Administration calculate the long-term operational and maintenance costs, confirm user groups, and ensure the scope of the project is appropriate.

Administration committed to reporting back to Council with a status update of the project in three months.

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