Leanne Beaupre Elected County of Grande Prairie Reeve.
Apr 30, 2012
At County Council Monday acting Reeve Leanne Beaupre was elected as the new County of Grande Prairie Reeve. Beaupre says she was honored to receive the job. She says it's definitely a full time gig with lots on the go for the County. Beaupre has a lot of experience serving on local boards and committees. She was Chair of Community Futures Grande Prairie and Region, Chair of the Municipal Planning Commission and a member of the Assessment Review Board.
Also at Monday's meeting, Councilor Ross Sutherland was elected Deputy Reeve. Council also made a motion to go ahead with a by-election to replace former Councilor McDonald. Nomination day will be May 14th with the Election to take place June 11th.