Meeting Format Changes Due to COVID-19 Health Crisis
As of March 27, 2020 the Meeting Procedures (COVID-19 Suppression) Regulation was enacted to assist local municipal governments meet Municipal Government Act legislative requirements for holding public meetings.
The Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) is a development authority for the Town of Olds as outlined in Bylaw 2019-23 and Amending Bylaw 2020-10. Appointed by Council, the membership consist of 3 Council members and 4 public members at large.
Unless otherwise advertised, the MPC meets the third Thursday of each month to consider development applications that are listed as a 'discretionary' use and/or require a relaxation/variance in the requirements of the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw.
These applications are presented at monthly meetings and are either approved, with or without conditions, or refused.