Jason KenneyThe schedule has been set for presentations being made by Premier Rachel Notley and leaders of the other three major political parties in Alberta during a Mid-Sized Cities Caucus Meeting being hosted by Cochrane this Thursday.Stephen Mandel

Alberta Party leader Stephen Mandel is first up at 8:45 a.m., followed by Liberal leader David Khan at 9:30 a.m., UCP leader Jason Kenney at 11 a.m. and NDP leader Rachel Notley at 2:30 p.m.

Members of the caucus hope to gain some insight on how the election platforms of each of the parties would benefit Alberta municipalities. A provincial election is anticipated sometime this spring.David Khan

The mayors and chief administrative officers of 22 Alberta municipalities meet bi-annually to discuss and strategize on matters of mutual concern. They are part of 35 provincial constituencies with a combined population of nearly one million Albertans.

Municipal Affairs minister Shaye Anderson is also scheduled to attend.


Premier Notley, Other Leaders in Cochrane Jan. 31

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