The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) is appointed by the Municipal Council, and is responsible to Council for the execution of Council's decisions and to coordinate the work of all District departments. The CAO is the most senior appointed officer in the municipal organizational structure. The CAO attends all meetings of Council and its standing committees. The CAO may speak to matters under discussion and provide professional advice and recommendations to Council. The CAO oversees the work of all departments and special programs. When necessary, the CAO will develop policies and procedures that have District-wide application.
The Director, Corporate Services (DCS) holds the statutory responsibilities for Corporate Administration as specified in the Community Charter. Key responsibilities include the preparation of agenda packages, recording meeting proceedings and the safekeeping and preservation of meeting minutes and the development and safekeeping of District bylaws, civic agreements and other related official documents. This position also acts as the Districtâs Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Officer.
The District of Elkford produces an Annual Report to highlight key District activities.
Curtis Helgesen, Chief Administrative Officer 250.865.4004 email