Prince Albert

The province is floating the idea of pushing the municipal election back one year to avoid a conflict with the provincial election in 2020.
The province is floating the idea of pushing the municipal election back one year to avoid a conflict with the provincial election in 2020. File photo/paNOW Staff

Province floats tweaking civic election date to avoid provincial vote conflict

By Tyler Marr
August 17, 2018 - 2:00pm

Mayor Greg Dionne acknowledges holding the 2020 municipal and provincial elections a few days apart could be problematic on a number of fronts, and supports pushing the municipal vote back one year.

Concerns about noise, dust and trucking have been made regarding a planned saw mill operation on Pulp Haul Road but the RM's reeve figured those arguments "don't hold water."
Concerns about noise, dust and trucking have been made regarding a planned saw mill operation on Pulp Haul Road but the RM's reeve figured those arguments "don't hold water." submitted photo/Jack Daniel Ermine

Arguments against Buckland saw mill not credible: Reeve

By Glenn Hicks
August 16, 2018 - 2:00pm

There's continued concern from some of the neighbours about a saw mill enterprise setting up soon on Pulp Haul Road in the RM of Buckland.

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