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Edson's director of operations retires

by Deanna Mitchener infrastructure was we are looking for
maintained at the Edson people to fly and go on
Gerald Pellerin Airport and were vacations. At the same
director of operations meeting rules and time we have to
with the Town of Edson regulations developed manage our water
was recently recognized by Transport Canada. bomber base to protect
and presented a plaque Transport Canada is the the community from
and gift on behalf of the federal regulators of wildfires. On top of
A l b e r t a A i r p o r t aerodromes and airports that, there is oilfield
M a n a g e m e n t in Canada. As such we work that flows
Association (AAMA) need to make sure we through the airport. As
upon his retirement are doing everything we well it ties in with
from the board. need to be doing to other industrial like
William Stewart, chair ensure our airports are forestry. There is a lot
of the AAMA board, safe and things are being more tied into airports
said, "Gerald was one of met at the proper than just jumping a
the founding members standards, kind of like flight for your next
of the Alberta Airport the airport police," said v a c a t i o n , " s a i d
M a n a g e m e n t Stewart. Stewart.
Association. Gerald is in "Most people when "Gerald is a heck of a
the process of retiring they think about airports hard worker and has
from his Town of Edson it's getting there on time put a lot of effort into
position so as such he is to catch their flight and airports in Alberta. He
stepping down from his worrying about their will be missed that's
position on the board." luggage. The airport for sure. We wish him
"Pellerin's role was to m a n a g e r i s t h e all the best in his
e n s u r e a l l t h e economic driver. Yes, retirement," said Gerald Pellerin accepts a plaque and gift from William Stewart, chair with the
Stewart. Alberta Airport Management Association, on Pellerin's retirement
recognizing his hard work and commitment to the association.

TOWN OF EDSON Town of Edson

Office Hours

Public Information & Notices 2015 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Monday to Friday

The Town of Edson Presents:


This class is for all levels and abilities. Kids are welcome too!
**Weather Permitting- if bad it will be moved to the Uptown Yoga Studio**

Saturday, August 22
9:30-10:30 am
Taught by local instructor Jeanine
Last date this summer: Sept 19

For more information call Community Services at 780-723-4403.
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