FOR THE CURRENT YEAR Council has assigned designated areas of political accountability by way of portfolios to individual Councillors. Under these portfolios, Councillors will act as the public or community liaison person and the person taking the coordination initiative. These appointments are for a one-year term. Decision-making remains with the full Council.
Council is the governing elected body for the Village of Warfield, comprised of a Mayor and four Councillors. All members of Council are elected for terms of four years.
The Community Charter and Local Government Act give Council the statutory authority to do such things as provide services, set budgets, levy taxes and establish policies for the benefit and protection of its residents.
Diane loves to be in the outdoors with her family doing things such as hiking, biking, camping, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing. This is Mayor Langman’s first term as Mayor of the Village of Warfield.
Diane’s Portfolio includes: Recreation, Trail Health and Environment Committee, Liason for Webster PAC, Garden Committee
Arlene is retired most recently from the Association of Kootenay and Boundary Local Governments as the Secretary Treasurer. Arlene’s interests include camping and kayaking in the Kootenays, cooking, knitting and general puttering.
Councillor Parkinson previously served on Warfield Council from 1990 to 1999 and was re-elected in April of 2016.