Council Meetings

Town of Cardston Council Meetings

Council and committee meetings are Representative Democracy in action. These meetings are open to the public and we encourage interested residents and citizens to come and observe their elected officials. If you would like to view a past meeting, Channel 32 (CFSOTV32) records all Council and CCW meetings. You can find those videos on the CFSOTV32 YouTube channel, or by clicking on the respective video link beside the corresponding meeting date below.

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Notice of Meeting Times

Council Meetings

  • Regular Meeting of Council: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each Month, 5:00 p.m. (MGA 193)
  • Organizational Meeting of Council: During regular meeting; held annually not later than 2 weeks after the 3rd Monday in October. (MGA 192)
  • Special Meetings of Council: When needed; At least 24hrs notice given prior to meeting. (MGA 194)
    Change of Meeting Times: At least 24hrs notice given prior to meeting. (MGA 193(3))

Agency, Boards and Committee Meetings (ABC's)

  • Council Committee Meeting of the Whole (CCW): 1st Tuesday of Each Month, 5:00 p.m. (MGA 195)

Like Council Meetings, all ABC meetings are open to the public. To view when a particular ABC regularly meets, please view the Council, Agency, Board and Committee Meetings Calendar. Or the Town of Cardston Committees Bylaw (Bylaw 1677)

Regular Council Meeting

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Council Chambers - Cardston Civic Centre - 67 3rd Ave W

All Council Meeting are open to the public attend and observe from the viewing gallery. Presentations may only be made to Council as a delegation on the agenda. Applications can be made to appear on the agenda as a delegation using the form in Council's Presentations to Council Policy. Matters may also be brought to Council's attention by submitting a letter addressed to Council and Mailing it to Box 280, or delivering it to the Town Office.

Regular Council Meeting

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Council Chambers - Cardston Civic Centre - 67 3rd Ave W

Meeting Agenda

  1.  DELEGATIONS
    1. Glenda Farnden - STARS Air Ambulance
    2. 6:00 pm – Public Hearing for Land Use Bylaw Amendment #1647N
      1. Mr. Glen Jones
  1. ADOPTION OF MINUTES
    1. Minutes of January 9, 2024
  1. BYLAW AND POLICY (summary in italics)
    1. Bylaw #1647N – Land Use Bylaw Amendment (following public hearing)
    2. Bylaw #1696C – Animal Bylaw Amendment (Consider 2nd & 3rd Readings)
    3. Bylaw #1677B – Council Committees Bylaw Amendment (Consider 1st Reading)
    4. Bylaw #1667A – Business License Bylaw Amendment (Consider 1st reading)
  1. OTHER BUSINESS (summary in italics)
    1. Code of Conduct Compliance 2023 Annual Report (Approval of annual report)
  1. COMMITTEE AND OTHER REPORTS
    1. Committee Reports
    2. Bylaw Report
    3. Investment Report
  1. QUESTIONS

  2. CORRESPONDENCE (summary in italics)
    1. Blaine Jensen – Cardston Historical Society (Invitation to AGM)
    2. Tyler Gandam – Alberta Municipalities (Invitation to webinar)
    3. Public Safety and Emergency Services (PSES) Engagement Team – Government of Alberta (Invitation to session)
    4. Dan Rude – Alberta Municipalities (Notification of courses)
  1. CONFIDENTIAL ITEMS (FOIPP Reference in italics)
    1. CAO Review [FOIPP 19(2)]
    2. Committee Item (Cllr. Burton) [FOIPP 23(1)(a)]
    3. Inter-governmental Relations [FOIPP 21(1)(a)]
  • Agenda 2024-01-23 Regular Meeting of Council - Town of Cardston View
  • Proposed Bylaw #1647N - FOR PUBLIC HEARING 2024-01-23 - Land Use Bylaw AMENDMENT View
  • Town of Cardston Land Use Bylaw (current) View

Regular Council Meeting

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Council Chambers - Cardston Civic Centre - 67 3rd Ave W

Meeting Agenda

  1. ADDITIONS AND ADOPTION OF AGENDA

  2. DELEGATIONS
  1. ADOPTION OF MINUTES
    1. Minutes of December 12, 2023
  1. BYLAW AND POLICY (summary in italics)
    1. Fees and Charges Policy (Campground rates)
    2. Bylaw 1696C– Animal Bylaw Amendment (Consider first reading)
  1. OTHER BUSINESS (summary in italics)
    1. Pickleball Court Design, Costs and Governance (Follow up discussion)
    2. Citizen of the Year (Cllr. Burton item)
  1. COMMITTEE AND OTHER REPORTS
    1. Development Report
  1. QUESTIONS

  2. CORRESPONDENCE (summary in italics)
    1. Tanya Thorn – Alberta Municipalities (South report)
    2. Minister Rebecca Schulz – Alberta Environment
    3. Deputy Minister Brandy Cox – Alberta Municipal Affairs
    4. Minister Ric McIver – Alberta Municipal Affairs
    5. Cardston County (cc of Pickleball letter)
    6. Bev Thornton – Alberta SouthWest (EDA Session Invitation)
  1. CONFIDENTIAL ITEMS (FOIPP Reference in italics)
    1. Enmax Amending Agreement [FOIPP 16(c)(i)]
    2. CHT Tax Exemption Agreement Draft [FOIPP 16(2)]
  1. ADJOURNMENT
  • Agenda 2024-01-09 Regular Meeting of Council - Town of Cardston View
  • Minutes 2024-01-09 Regular Meeting of Council - Town of Cardston View
  • Cardston Town Council Meeting January 9th, 2024 View