News

04 Jan

Take Part in Alberta’s Constituency Boundaries Review

Alberta’s population has increased by more than 20% in the last eight years. As a result, we need to review our provincial constituency boundaries prior to the next provincial election. Provincial law directs the Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission to review the existing boundaries and names for...

02 Jan

January 2017 Community Newsletter

On November 24th I stood in the Legislative Assembly to share the story Rosalind Davis, a Calgarian who lost her partner to Alberta’s fentanyl crisis.  My statement is below. Thank you very much, Mr. Speaker. We're joined today by Rosalind Davis, whose partner, Nathan, tragically died...

01 Dec

December 2016 Community Newsletter

In late October I hosted a career event featuring speakers presenting 21st Century interview and resume skills, transitioning talents to a new career, and starting a new business. The catalyst for the event came from a discussion I had with two of my neighbours. They are...

24 Nov

Floodway Development Regulations

Here is the response from the Minister of Municipal Affairs to my questions about the proposed changes to the Floodway Development Regulation and DRP program, as well as an update on the Springbank Dry Dam project. As you can see from the letter there are changes...

24 Nov

Creating Accessible Hotels in Alberta

The Voice of Albertans with Disabilities is currently working on a project, funded in part by Alberta Human Rights and Multiculturalism; Creating Accessible Hotels in Alberta.  The outcomes of the project are that: Persons with disabilities will have more access to equitable and appropriate hotels and...

01 Nov

November 2016 Community Newsletter

From the Legislature By the time you read this the fall sitting of the Alberta Legislature will have started. I expect a fairly busy agenda of government Bills, including two that have carried over from the spring sitting; Bill 21 - Modernized Municipal Government Act and...

20 Oct

Provincial Curriculum Development – Online Survey Launch

The Government of Alberta has launch the Provincial Curriculum Development online survey.  It provides the opportunity for all Albertans, including parents and teachers, to share their perspectives on future directions for provincial curriculum (Part A), as well as provide input on the strengths and gaps...