Special Areas is led by a senior management team, with the Chair functioning as a Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the municipality.
The Chair of the Special Areas Board is the administrative head of Special Areas.
This role is appointed to the Special Areas Board by Order in Council along with the other three members elected from the Advisory Council. This role is a member of the Alberta Public Service, and reports to Alberta Municipal Affairs.
Through the delegation of authority, the Chair is responsible for:
The senior management team supports the delivery of ratepayer services, administration of public lands, and local municipal government.