Council meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Town of Neepawa Civic Administration Office at 275 Hamilton Street.
Persons wishing to appear as a delegation before Council must make an appointment with the Chief Administrative Officer stating the purpose of the delegation. All Council Meeting minutes will be posted on this website once approved.
The mission of the Town of Neepawa is to facilitate or provide quality services to enable the community to enhance its living environment through an accountable, accessible and equitable process of civic government.
Please click here for a listing of civic and statutory holidays that the office will be closed in 2013.
The Council of the Town of Neepawa has affirmed six fundamental values essential to achieving the Town's mission and the Town's success as a Municipal Corporation.
Service to People
The Citizens of Neepawa entrust in their elected and appointed officials the responsibility of ensuring that municipal services are provided consistently and fairly for the good of all segments of the community. Council believes that this service should be provided promptly, efficiently, with respect and appreciation for the opportunity to serve.
The Citizens of Neepawa entrust in their elected and appointed officials the responsibility of prudent financial management and the obligation to keep them informed of Council's position.
Dedication to the Environment
The Citizens of Neepawa entrust their elected and appointed officials to make decisions that will reflect the true value of our environmental resources and fragile ecosystem on which health and well being is dependent on. Council believes that this requires a commitment to identify, protect and rehabilitate our natural environment, open space and public and private properties within the corporate limits of Neepawa. Council encourages and supports those substantial development opportunities that will provide for ongoing wealth and goods and services for both present and future citizens of the community. This will ensure that Council meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
Productivity Through People
Council regards their employees as a valuable resource and believes that the public interest is best served by the development of a secure and positive working environment where cooperation and accountability are highly regarded. The Town is an organization that is proud of what is done and value the efforts of the Town employees in serving the public.
The residents of Neepawa choose their leaders from amongst themselves to conduct their government in accordance with the wishes of the governed. Council and their appointed representatives are committed to a democratic, open and responsive government and will ensure that the public will have an opportunity to influence municipal decision making.
An Orientation to the Future
The changes occurring in society have a profound impact on our communities and how they are governed and managed. The Citizens of the Town of Neepawa entrust their elected and appointed officials to proactively plan to meet the challenges that will occur in the future and provide a smooth transition during the coming decades. Council believes that this requires elected and appointed officials to treat the future as an opportunity, not a threat, and to respond to community issues and problems in a responsible and positive manner.