Your GovernmentMayor & Council

Mayor & Council

 

Name Title Email Address
Steve Salonin Mayor ssalonin@markstay-warren.ca
Ned Whynott Councillor/ Deputy Mayor nwhynott@markstay-warren.ca
Greg Hunt Councillor ghunt@markstay-warren.ca
Bob Amyotte Councillor bamyotte@markstay-warren.ca
Rachelle Pigeau Councillor rpigeau@markstay-warren.ca

 

From Section 224 of the Municipal Act...

It is the role of Council,

(a) to represent the public and to consider the well-being and interests of the municipality;

(b) to develop and evaluate the policies and programs of the municipality;

(c) to determine which services the municipality provides;

(d) to ensure that administrative policies, practices and procedures and controllership policies, practices and procedures are in place to implement the decisions of Council;

(d.1) to ensure the accountability and transparency of the operations of the municipality, including the activities of the senior management of the municipality;

(e) to maintain the financial integrity of the municipality; and

(f) to carry out the duties of Council under this or any other Act.  2001, c. 25, s. 224; 2006, c. 32, Sched. A, s. 99.

From sections 225 and 226 of the Municipal Act...

It is the role of the head of Council,

(a) to act as chief executive officer of the municipality;

(b) to preside over council meetings so that its business can be carried out efficiently and effectively;

(c) to provide leadership to the Council;

(c.1) without limiting clause (c), to provide information and recommendations to the council with respect to the role of council described in clauses 224 (d) and (d.1);

(d) to represent the municipality at official functions; and

(e) to carry out the duties of the head of Council under this or any other Act.  2001, c. 25, s. 225; 2006, c. 32, Sched. A, s. 100.

 

As chief executive officer of a municipality, the head of Council shall,

(a) uphold and promote the purposes of the municipality;

(b) promote public involvement in the municipality’s activities;

(c) act as the representative of the municipality both within and outside the municipality, and promote the municipality locally, nationally and internationally; and

(d) participate in and foster activities that enhance the economic, social and environmental well-being of the municipality and its residents.  2006, c. 32, Sched. A, s. 101.