Roles of Council And Administration
represent the public and to consider the well-being and interests of the municipality;
develop and evaluate the policies and programs of the municipality;
determine which services the municipality provides;
ensure that administrative policies, practices and procedures and controllership policies, practices and procedures are in place to implement the decisions of council;
ensure the accountability and transparency of the operations of the municipality, including the activities of the senior management of the municipality;
maintain the financial integrity of the municipality; and
carry out the duties of council under this or any other Act.
implement council’s decisions and establish administrative practices and procedures to carry out council’s decisions;
undertake research and provide advice to council on the policies and programs of the municipality; and
carry out other duties required under this or any Act and other duties assigned by the municipality.