The Government of Alberta recently announced targeted public health restrictions to address growing COVID-19 cases in hot spot communities across the province. Effective April 30, targeted restrictions will apply to hot spot municipalities or regions where there are at least 350 cases per 100,000 people and 250 currently active cases.
Whitecourt has launched the Economic Recovery Grant Program that will help local businesses respond to the challenges of COVID-19 and provide flexible funding to strengthen business models.
Whitecourt Town Council has approved the 2021 Budget. Valued at $51,193,613, the budget supports priorities identified by Council in the 2021 Strategic Plan and its intention to sustain service levels while at the same time planning for the future.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, amendments are being proposed to the Town of Whitecourt Municipal Development Plan Bylaw No.1505 and Land Use Bylaw No.1506.