Government - RM of Coldwell Election

The purpose of a community council is to

• provide good government

• provide and maintain local services, facilities or other things that, in the opinion of the council, are necessary or desirable for all or a part of the community

• develop and maintain safe and viable communities

The Act sets out the duties of each member of council to:

• consider and bring to the council’s attention anything that would promote the well-being and interests of the community

• participate in meetings of the council and of council committees and other bodies to which the council appoints the member

• keep in confidence matters discussed at meetings closed to the public

• participate generally in evaluating the policies and programs of the department of Aboriginal and Northern Affairs

• perform any other duty or function delegated to the member by the council, The Northern Affairs Act and other Acts