Welcome to Smoky Lake
The town is recognized as the Pumpkin Capital of Alberta and the home of the annual Great White North Pumpkin Fair. This combined with the Smoky Lake Stampede and other events throughout the year makes the town a must visit. Residents and visitors enjoy a state of the art Golf Club, a Spray Park for the kids a Curling Rink and even the Complex Ice Arena. With many Restaurants, Hotels, Alberta Registries, Hardware Store, and even a fully equipped Hospital . The town offers most of the services of the city without the line ups and traffic.
With several Boreal Forest campsites within a 15 minute drive of the town, many are choosing the Smoky Lake region for their weekend activities.
Notice of Joint Public Hearing
Victoria District Economic Development Strategy Business Plan
Pursuant to Sections 227, 230, and 606 of the Municipal Government Act, R.S.A. 2000, Ch. M-26., and Section 3 of the Municipally Controlled Corporations Regulation 112/2018, the Councils of Smoky Lake County and the Town of Smoky Lake each hereby give notice of their intention to adopt the Business Plan for the Victoria District Economic Development Strategy.
The purpose of the Business Plan is to grow the Smoky Lake regional tourism economy over the next ten years.
THEREFORE, TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to Sections 606 of the Municipal Government Act a public hearing to consider the proposed Business Plan will be held:
Date: November 26, 2020
Time: 5:15 p.m.
Where: (via Zoom): https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82238041276?pwd=NGdUdUdBL0VoMStGdmdDWDFsamlDQT09
Or, Dial-in Toll-free: 877-853-5257
Meeting ID: 822 3804 1276
AND FURTHUR TAKE NOTICE THAT anyone wishing to make a verbal or written representation may do so at the hearing, or by providing the representation to Jordan Ruegg before 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. It would also be beneficial for individuals to provide advance notice of their intention to make a presentation at the hearing.
AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THAT a copy of the proposed Business Plan may be inspected online at http://www.smokylakecounty.ab.ca, or obtained in hard-copy from the Town or County Offices.
To obtain more information regarding the proposed Business Plan, please contact: Jordan Ruegg, Planning and Development Manager at (780) 656-3730 or firstname.lastname@example.org.