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Offical By-Election Nominees

Official Municipal By-Election nominees are Gerry Baril and Sherry Godlonton. Election will be held December 2nd. Details for the election will be posted closer to the date.

Organizational Meeting Tues Oct 22 @ 5:45 pm

 

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. PRAYER – Russ Barnett

3. COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS REVIEW AND RESOLUTION

4. COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE MEETING DATES AND TIMES

5. ADJOURNMENT

MAGRATH & DISTRICT RECREATION SURVEY

The Magrath & District Recreation Committee are requesting the residents of the Town and County to complete a short survey to provide direction for future planning. The surveys will be collected until October 31, 2019.

You may access the survey directly by clicking on the link below or copying and pasting the link in to your web browser.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JQV5RND

The survey is to be submitted only once per household and a summary of the results will be included in a subsequent Town Newsletter and be available on the Town of Magrath website.

NOTICE OF NOMINATION DAY - 2019

Town of Magrath By-Election

The Town of Magrath is required to hold a by-election to fill the vacancy of one Councillor position on Magrath Town Council.

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is October 21, 2019 and that nominations for the election of candidates for the vacant Councillor position will be received at:

Town of Magrath – Town Hall
6 North 1 Street West
Magrath, Alberta

within the nomination period beginning on October 9, 2019 and ending at 12:00 noon on Nomination Day. Nomination packages can be picked up at the Town Office.

Dated at the Town of Magrath, in the Province of Alberta, this 9th Day of October, 2019.

Carolyn Law
Returning Officer

Craig Godlonton Funeral

It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Councillor Craig Godlonton. His funeral will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, October 8th at the Magrath Stake Centre. The Town office will be closed from 1:30 until 5:00 pm so that Town staff members can attend.

Public Survey Announcement

The Magrath and District Recreation Committee will be conducting a survey shortly on a number of recreation and other community-oriented questions. The survey can be filled out online or by dropping by the Town office. Notice will be provided for Magrath and area residents in early October.

Library News - October 2019

Story hour is starting again in October for all toddlers and preschoolers. Story hour is held every Wednesday morning from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Come for stories, crafts and songs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. We are also looking for a few more volunteers to read to the children. Games aren’t just for kids. Our adult game night will be starting up again in October. It will be held on the 1st Wednesday of the month and anyone 18+ is invited. Bring your friends, neighbors, and favorite games.

The Pothole Creek Writer’s group meets every Tuesday evening at 6:30. We welcome writers of all experience levels. We will are gearing up for NaNoWriMo. Come join us and find out what it is all about.

Watch for upcoming programs on our Magrath Public Library Facebook page including Craft’n’Chat, bookfolding, and Lego/knex hour. If you have ideas of things you would like to see at the library, please contact us at 403-758-6498 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..