Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Floatplane Festival


Department:Communications, Stakeholder, Indigenous and Rural RelationsSponsors:


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THAT the Floatplane Festival report be accepted as information; and

THAT Administration continue working with community partners to explore the feasibility of a floatplane festival and report back to Council in the first quarter of 2020 with further information on such an event, including, but not limited to, budgetary costs and timelines for an event.

Meeting History

Dec 10, 2019 4:00 PM Video Council Meeting

Lynda McLean, Director, Communications, Stakeholder, Indigenous and Rural Relations, provided a summary of the proposed floatplane festival.


Councillor M. Allen returned to the meeting at 5:57 p.m.

Councillor K. McGrath returned to the meeting at 5:58 p.m.

Vacating of Chair

Mayor D. Scott vacated the Chair at 5:58 p.m., at which time Deputy Mayor J. Peddle assumed the Chair.

Resuming of Chair

Mayor D. Scott resumed the Chair at 6:00 p.m.

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