The Municipal District is governed by Council which is comprised of five Councillors who are elected every four years in municipal elections that occur province wide. The Municipal District has four wards ( Ward 1 is represented by 2 Councillors) and after each municipal election, Council appoints a Reeve and Deputy Reeve from the Council Members.
Councillors are members of many area and provincial committees and boards to help represent the Municipal District and to bring information back to Council for deliberation, questions and decisions. Council also appoints community volunteers each October to Municipal Boards, Committees and Commissions these positions are advertised in the Bighorn News, September edition each year.
Council has regular monthly meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of each month starting at 9:00 am. Council meetings are open for anyone to attend. Delegations are typically scheduled for 10:00 am and 10:30 am on those days. To inquire about being a delegation please contact the Executive Assistant at 403-673-3611 ext 225
Council meetings are in-person
Hybrid functions using TEAMS is available for attendees who are participating in the meeting, such as delegation, public hearing, MD consultants, etc.