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With three dissenting,



County Council votes

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retirement saving plan to Council not all of us, and I am not in
members' remuneration. favour."
The cost of providing benefits Councillor Fred Priestly-Wright
coverage is projected to cost said, "I just cannot argue in favour
$27,352 per year total based on of this benefit plan."
nine elected officials. Coverage Councillor Anthony Giezen said, Jerry Ford runs August 28
would include extended health "I think I’d rather support the
and dental coverage . The benefits as it would be an
projected cost of the Registered attraction to future council
Saving Plan would be $25,666 per members to participate. I think the
year total for the nine council RSP should be optional."
members. Any additional amounts David Russell asked that the
to remuneration would have to be vote be individually recorded,
added to future budgets. "Because of the potential of this
Councillor David Russell said, to have issues with our residents I
"I support the benefits plan ask the vote be individually
because it effectively replaces recorded."
losing the federal tax benefit for Councillor Bill Velichko,
municipal council members. I do Councillor David Russell, and
not support having a retirement Councillor Fred Priestly-Wright
saving plan for councillors." voted against the motion, the
There were concerns among majority voted in favour. The Jackson Goransrud (7), Chase Cole (5), Clara Cole (3), Ameila Gibbons (4)
some councillors that an age cut motion was carried. and Danielle Cole were enjoying some Boston Pizza that was donated for the
off would exclude some members Willmore Park Bear Smart event that took place on August 22. photo Deanna
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