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April 27, 2022

Summer Village of Parkland Beach is accepting applications for two Summer Assistant positions in the Public Works / Parks Department.

  • Duration is May – August or July – August, with a minimum of 30 hours per week
  • Hours are flexible, dependent on weather, with some weekend shifts
  • Duties include outdoor labour, mowing, trimming, equipment maintenance, general clean-up and other miscellaneous tasks
  • Qualifications:
    • 16 years of age or over
    • Valid class 5 driver’s license
    • Self-motivated and able to work independently

Please submit your resume, with references to: The Summer Village of Parkland Beach, Box 130, Rimbey, T0C 2J0 or by email: [email protected] or at the Summer Village office at #9 Parkland Beach Road.

New Administrative Assistant

We would like to extend a huge welcome to Gwen Auvigne for joining the Summer Village as the new Administrative Assistant. Gwen will be working 4 days per week in this newly created role working with both the Summer Village of Parkland Beach and Gull Lake. Gwen brings a wealth of experience from her prior roles and we are very grateful to have her join us.

Resource Sharing with Summer Village of Gull Lake

The Summer Villages of Parkland Beach and Gull Lake have entered into a resource sharing agreement for the administrative functions for both summer villages. Cyril Fortney, CAO and Gwen Auvigne, Administrative Assistant will be equally sharing the duties at both locations.

Regional Subdivision and Development Appeal Board

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The Regional Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB) is a quasi-judicial board that hears appeals on planning decisions for several municipalities across Central Alberta. The SDAB is responsible for conducting impartial, fair and timely hearings. The SDAB serves the following municipalities:

Village of AlixVillage of ElnoraTown of Rimbey
Village of BeisekerSummer Village of Gull LakeSummer Village of Rochon Sands
Town of BentleySummer Village of Itaska BeachTown of Rocky Mountain House
Village of Big ValleyCity of LacombeSummer Village of Silver Beach
Summer Village of Burnstick LakeVillage of LindenCounty of Stettler
Town of CalmarTown of MilletSummer Village of Sundance Beach
Village of CarbonTown of OldsTown of Three Hills
Village of CarolineSummer Village of Parkland BeachTown of Trochu
Village of CliveTown of PenholdSummer Village of White Sands
Village of DonaldaTown of Ponoka 

Applications are being accepted for Board Members to serve on the SDAB. More information about the SDAB and the Board Member position is available in the Recruitment Profile.

Interested applicants are asked to contact Anika Drost ([email protected]) to request the applicable application form. Applications are to be submitted no later than March 14, 2022.

Pathways Update

In the regular meeting of Council on September 20, 2021, Council made the decision to upgrade two pathways:

  • the pathway connecting Parkland Place and the Summer Village office, and
  • the pathway connecting the Summer Village office to the parking lot near the marina

These pathways are now a shared use trail not exclusively for pedestrians. The purpose was to provide a designated shared use path to the marina, water and ice effective October 1,2021. All trail users should yield right-of-way to pedestrians at all times.

2022 Budget Planning

Budget planning for the 2022 fiscal year has begun for Council. Are there any areas of concern that should be addressed? Do you have ideas that you feel should be investigated further?

Please send any comments or suggestions to administration at [email protected] prior to December 9, 2021. Council will consider each one in the next council meeting on December 13, 2021.

SVPB Social Committee

Councillor Robinson has taken the lead in creating a Social Committee for the Summer Vilalge. The goal is to start planning events in early 2022 for the Spring and Summer seasons. Events that cater to all residents, young and old, utilizing all facilities we have to offer.

For an opportunity to play a key role in the social activities in your community, please contact Darcy Robinson at [email protected].

Election Day will take place on the October 18th between the hours of 10am to 8pm.

Full time residence the Summer Village of Parkland Beach are eligible to cast ballots for the Senate and Referendum Votes.

LOCATION: Voting station will be located at the Summer Village of Parkland Beach municipal office:

  • #9 Parkland Beach Road, Parkland Beach, Alberta

Eligible Voters:

A person is entitled to vote at an election if

  1. the person is eligible to vote under section 47,
  2. the person is 18, a Canadian citizen and is named on a certificate of title as the person who owns property within the summer village, or
  3. the person is 18, a Canadian citizen and is the spouse or adult interdependent partner of a person , or
  4. your place of residence is in the Summer Village on Election Day

ID REQUIRED at time of voting:

  1. government issued ID containing a photo
  2. proof of residency or ownership
    • Tax notice, tenancy agreement, utility bill, or
    • an individual who will vouch for residency