Member-at-Large Vacancies

Get paid to represent the region.

Every October, Council holds an Organizational meeting and appoints Councillors and Members-at-Large to represent the Municipal District on various organizations within our region. Most appointments are for a one year term. This October, we are looking for residents to represent the Municipal District on a number of boards.

The Member-at-Large opportunities listed below are paid positions. Honoraria and travel expenses will be covered.

Agricultural Service Board

The purpose of this board is to promote, enhance, and protect viable and sustainable agriculture with a view to improve the viability of the agricultural producer. The board also advises on and helps organize weed, pest, and soil and water conservation programs through the development and promotion of agricultural policies that meet the specific needs of the municipality.

Frequency of Meeting: Every Second Thursday of each month
Time/Place: 10:00 a.m. winter months / 9:00 a.m. summer months in Flatbush
Seeking - 3 Members at Large

Agricultural Acts Appeal Panel

Council annually establishes an independent Panel that consists of appeals under the Weed Control Act Soil Conservation Act, and Agricultural Pest Act. to determine appeals of inspector’s notices, local authority’s notices and debt recovery notices.

Time/Place: Flatbush (when an appeal is made)
Seeking - 4 Members at Large

Subdivision & Development Appeal Board

This board meets only when a Development Permit has been refused or the permit holder is unsatisfied with the conditions placed upon the development. When these hearings are held, any person affected by the development has the right to present. (Required SDAB Training must be completed upon or prior to appointment).

Frequency of Meeting: When an appeal is made
Time/Place: MD Council Chambers
Seeking - 4 Members at Large

Lesser Slave Lake Regional Housing Authority

The authority is governed by a seven member board with representation from Councils of the MD of Opportunity, Town of Slave Lake, MD 124 as well citizens at large from the MD and TOSL, appointees of the B.E.S. Legion of Slave Lake and local representative of the Metis Nation of Alberta. The authority strives to provide decent, low cost, subsidized housing to qualified applicants in the Lesser Slave Lake area.

Frequency of Meeting: Once per month
Time/Place: Slave Lake
Seeking - 1 Member at Large

Please submit an application to the attention of Lana Spencer, Executive Assistant. Applications can be dropped off at the Slave Lake Administration Building, or submitted to: Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124

Box 722 Slave Lake, AB T0G 2A0
Fax: 780-849-4939
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MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

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