Legal Studies 479
Local Government Law in Alberta (OCW)

 

Legal Studies 479
Local Government Law in Alberta (OCW)

Legal Studies 479

Unit 8:  Intergovernmental Relations

Objectives

After completing this unit, you should be able to

  1. describe the principal functions of regional services commissions and some of their limitations and advantages;
  2. describe how policing services are provided in a municipality;
  3. explain the role of municipalities in the area of public health;
  4. explain the funding for and the role of municipalities in the provision of family and community services in Alberta;
  5. explain the circumstances in which municipalities interact with school boards;
  6. explain the role of housing management bodies under the Alberta Housing Act and their relationship with municipalities; and
  7. explain how local governments interact with bodies like the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association, and the Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties.
Rally for Responsible Land Use and Water.

Rally for “Responsible Land Use and Water”. It was held at the McDougall Centre, 455 - 6 Street SW, Calgary, Alberta. Author: User:Thivierr. Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved April 4, 2012.