Whitecourt and Woodlands County have over 15 shared services, and joint agreements and planning documents in place. Our agreements are very much building blocks to our relationship – and intertwined to provide seamless, regional services to our constituents. Below is detailed information on three agreements that significantly impact our region's quality of life, and our municipalities' ability to provide seamless, equitable services to our constituents.
Council’s strategic plan outlines priorities for governance, community development, infrastructure and service delivery. The plan, which is updated annually, identifies current priorities and where the municipality will focus its resources.
Guided by public input, the Town of Whitecourt works to actively engage the public throughout the budget process. The 2019 Budget Open House was held on March 6, 2019 to provide information on the proposed budget, and to hear comments from the public. Thank you to all of those that attended and shared their thoughts! Your feedback was reviewed by Town Council during final budget deliberations.
Whitecourt Town Council adopted the 2019 Budget at the April 8, 2019 Regular Meeting of Council, followed by the adoption of the Tax Rate Bylaw at the April 23, 2019 Regular Meeting. A summary of the final 2019 Budget may be found in the 2019 Budget Report, through the link below.
2019 Budget Report