Welcome to the AAMDC Media Centre, here you will find news releases, member bulletins, Aggregated Business Service updates and other useful information.

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News Releases and Other Recent Media

AAMDC Members Pass Resolution to Oppose Proposed Changes to Electoral Boundaries in Alberta
15 Nov 2017 22:24

November 15, 2017 The Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC) passed a resolution this afternoon to formally oppose proposed changes to Alberta’s provincial electoral boundaries. Today’s [ ... ]

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MEDIA NOTICE: Alberta’s Rural Voice Compromised in the Alberta Electoral Boundaries Review
26 Oct 2017 15:06

For Immediate Release:
October 26, 2017 Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC) Nisku, AB — The Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission (AEBC), appointed in late 2016, was tasked [ ... ]

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Advocacy News

14 Dec 2017 22:34Federal and Provincial/Territorial Governments Rea...

December 14, 2017 On December 11, 2017, the federal government announced that it will be sharing 75% of tax revenues from recreational cannabis sales with provinces and territories. The agreement provides [ ... ]

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14 Dec 2017 22:32Alberta Community Partnership Application Deadline...

December 14, 2017 Alberta Municipal Affairs is currently accepting applications for various components of the Alberta Community Partnership (ACP) grant. Total ACP funding for 2017/18 is $18.5 million. [ ... ]

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07 Dec 2017 21:53Guide to Community Solar in Alberta Now Available

December 7, 2017 Recently, the Pembina Institute has developed and released the Alberta Community Solar Guide. Community solar is an ownership model for solar energy systems that enables more community [ ... ]

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07 Dec 2017 21:41Looking for Advice? Call a Peer Mentor

December 7, 2017 Municipal leaders regularly face complex and controversial issues. Whether it is tension with a fellow councillor or difficulty balancing the demands of the position, sometimes talking [ ... ]

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07 Dec 2017 21:37Resolutions Deadline for Spring 2018 Convention

December 7, 2017 With district meetings approaching, the AAMDC is reminding members of the important role resolutions play in guiding the association’s advocacy efforts. To maximize these efforts, having [ ... ]

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Aggregated Business Service News