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April 12, 2017 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Speed signs in Flatbush It’s been so long since there were young children in Flatbush, said councillor Robert Esau, that people are used to not slowing down much when they drive through.…

April 11, 2017 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Missed amounts on bills The recent town utility bills were higher than usual. Two reasons, Town CAO Brian Vance explained to council. The billing period was longer (by six days) is one;…
Council passes balanced budget tax bylaw

Director of Finance Roland Schmidt Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Your town property tax bill may already be in the mail. Well… probably not that quickly, but the process was set in motion by Slave Lake town council last week, with…

Apr. 4 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Back to square one The town has to start over on a bylaw aimed at releasing a bit of environmental reserve for development. That means giving first reading to an adjusted bylaw and…
Town of Slave Lake Council notebook Mar. 21, 2017

  Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Property re-zoning goes through Council went ahead with three bylaw changes necessary to re-zone a piece of property at Main St. and Caribou Trail. This followed the required public hearings on each one. The property…
Town of Slave Lake  Council notebook March 14, 2017

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader RCMP update Staff Sgt. Chris Murphy and Sgt. Marlene Brown gave Town council a Slave Lake RCMP quarterly update at its March 14th meeting. “We’re currently selecting priorities for the upcoming fiscal year and we’re getting…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Progress at Pincherry The proposed re-zoning of a lot in southwest Slave Lake drew a response from the property owners and some of their neighbours. Council heard all about it at public hearing on March 7.…

  Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Learning circle Tracy Leggett, Northern Haven outreach worker, updated attending agencies of upcoming community events this month at the Feb. 28 meeting. On March 7 there will be a ‘ladies learning circle’ focusing on personal…
Slave Lake Chamber of Commerce news.

  Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Brittany Giesbrecht, Slave Lake and District Chamber of Commerce president, gave a brief report to the members at the Feb. 27 regular Chamber meeting on the annual business awards gala, which took place on Feb.…

  Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Running would be more fun if there was a shelter at the start and end The weather isn’t always as nice as ‘fun run’ organizers would like. It would be handy to have a shelter…