At the April 11th Town of Penhold Council meeting, Town Council voted unanimously to nominate Mayor Yargeau to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) 2023-2024 Board of Directors.

The FCM represents the interests of municipalities on policy and program matters that fall within Federal Jurisdiction. Mayor Yargeau currently holds a seat on the Board of Directors and has done an outstanding job of championing local priorities at the national level and if re-elected, will represent Alberta Municipalities.

Also discussed at the meeting:

Penhold Truck Route changes along Fleming Ave:

Council approved changes to the town’s truck route providing greater clarity for truckers and businesses along the truck routes on what is permitted.

The modification will include the removal and installation of signs along with additional patrolling of the area including enforcement measures should it be required.

Businesses of the impacted area will be advised of the upcoming changes