Rural Intermunicipal Development Plan
Media Release - Rural Municipal Partnerships Delivers 8 Intermunicipal Development Plans
An Intermunicipal Devlopment Plan (IDP) is a statutory policy document that is designed to foster cooperation and ensure that planning and development across municipal borders takes place in an integrated manner without unnecessary costs or negative impacts on either municipality.
Funded by the Province of Alberta, the following six municipalities are working collaboratively to achieve to IDPs for all their shared boundaries:
County of St. Paul
Lac La Biche County
County of Vermilion River
Smoky Lake County
County of Two Hills
Municipal District of Bonnyville
This collaborative project is about achieving strategic and efficient delivery of intermunicipal services and development. It will fulfill recent updates to the Municipal Government Act that requires all municipalities to have IDPs with adjacent municipalities.
For more information on the Rural Intermunicipal Development Plan Project, click here.
The Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw 11-2018, Bylaw 12-2018 and Bylaw 13-2018 were presented for first reading and a Public Hearing was held on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 1:00 pm in Council Chambers.
Bylaw 11-2018, Bylaw 12-2018 and Bylaw 13-2018 were given second reading, third and final reading and finally passed the 27th day of February, 2019.
Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw No. 11-2018
Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw No. 12-2018
Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw No. 13-2018