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Council

The Municipal Council is comprised of the Mayor and six ward Councillors, with the Mayor also representing the Town at the regional level of government. 

The Municipal Council:  

  • Develops policies on behalf of residents 
  • Manages the corporation to ensure effective use of scarce
    resources
  • Ensures the provision of a variety of services to meet the needs of residents
  • Provides a political institution for the authoritative determination of the community's values
  • Annually appoints interested residents to serve on various Committees and Boards to assist and advise Council on certain issues