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Town councillor reflects on first 14 months

submitted by Janet Wilkinson all come out and join I look forward to hearing from you regarding any
us. of the current issues such as a new facility, offsite
The election results were an absolute surprise to The Community levies, and water tower.
me. Thank you so much to all of you who voted for Garden has been a Thanks again for your support and I do appreciate
me. huge interest of mine. any feedback. Please contact me at 780-723-4949 or
At first, I felt sort of shell shocked, "Oh, you won, Our community text me at 780-712-9875 or reach me on Facebook. I
now get busy!" The transition to town Councillor garden is well on its am looking forward to hearing from you.
has taken some time. I have enjoyed learning about way to planting this
the many departments that are part of our local spring. Many donors
council. They are responsible for providing local and volunteers have UPCOMING EVENT REMINDER
services, facilitate safety, and infrastructure for our made this possible.
community. This current council January 10
I was appointed to be the town representative on year my duties now Darn Leftovers at Parkland High School
the Recycling Committee. I was delighted to be a Janet Wilkinson include the 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
member of this group, as I realize the importance of Intermunicipal Creative uses for holiday leftovers.
all the work the society completes. The Regional Committee. I can already see how useful and
Waste Management committee appointment keeps productive these conversations can be. January 15
me in touch with our neighbouring towns and Our CAO (Clarence Joly) has chosen to retire after Kate's Kitchen will be having a free lunch from
municipality. a great career with the town. Our only employee that 11:30 am – 1 pm at St. Catherine's Anglican
I am also one of the town councilors on the we hire as a council is our CAO. We had a huge Church, 617 Main St. All Welcome
Protective Services committee. I have met many amount of applicants and interviewed for days, and
other protective services members as well as our eventually voted for our new CAO (Mike Derricott). January 16
own employees. The responsibility of this choice has weighed Muppets Most Wanted at the Edson and District
The year flew by and I was particularly happy to heavily on us all but we have chosen a forward Public Library
organize a community graveyard clean up. It was thinking, "can do" man to fill this position. I look 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
successful thanks to all of the donors and volunteers. forward to supporting him in moving Edson forward Everyone welcome! Free popcorn!
We have one planned for May 22, 2015. I hope you as a vibrant, energetic and progressive community.

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