Info on Municipal Departments and Services

Want to Know How Your Town Operates? 

It takes a lot of work to administer a safe, economical and ordered society with a great quality of living. Check out each of these departmental service review presentations to understand the capacity and function of your community's municipal government administration.

Community Services Department - This department takes care of your parks, and manages your recreation facilities and other community assets. 

Corporate Services Department - This is the department that handles all the accounts payable and receivables, and provides other administrative assistance to the Town corporation. 

Economic Development and Communications Department - This department is responsible for working toward creating an environment conducive to investment and economic growth via business attraction and retention activities, partnership building, tourism development, communications and business licensing.

Fire Services Department - This is your local volunteer Fire Department. 

Human Resources Department - This department manages the day-to-day payroll and concerns of Town employees.

Legislative Services Department - This department manages the affairs of your democratically elected Councillors, who themselves provide guidance to Town administration on direction and spending.

Operational Services Department - This is the department that keeps the Town running by managing your publicly-owned gas services, road services, and water and waste water services. 

Planning and Development Department - This is the department responsible for ensuring that all new developments are structured and conform to regulations in order to protect the public and the community's quality of life. 

Protective Services Department - This is the bylaw services department that exists to maintain order and keep residents safe. This department is also responsible for emergency management, in the event of a public catastrophe.