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Calgary Region Airshed Zone
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
WHEN
June 5th, 2018
9am – 3pm
WHERE
Ralph Klein Park
12350 84th St. SE, Calgary, Alberta
AGENDA
9:00 – 10:00 am Breakfast
10:00 – 10:10 am – Welcome by Jill Bloor, CRAZ Executive Director
10:10 – 10:40 am – CRAZ Monitoring by Mandeep Dhaliwal, CRAZ Air Quality Program Manager
10:40 – 11:05 am – AEP’s 5-year Air and Deposition Monitoring Plan, Bob Myrick, Director, Airshed Services, EM&S Division, AEP
11:05 – 11:15 am – Break
11:15 – 12:00 pm – Recommendations to Reduce Non-Point Source Air Emissions in Alberta by Andre Asselin, CASA Executive Director and Katie Duffett, CASA Project Manager
12:00 – 12:45 pm – Lunch
12:30 – 12:45 pm – ENMAX Shepard Energy Centre Safety presentation
12:45 – 12:55 pm – CRAZ in 2017, David Lawlor, CRAZ Board Chair
12:55- 1:30 pm – AGM & Board Nominations
1:30 – 1:45 pm – Load bus & drive to ENMAX Shepard Energy Centre
1:45 – 2:45 pm – Tour of ENMAX Shepard Energy Centre
3:00 – 3:15 pm – Arrive back at Ralph Klein Park
3:15 – 3:45 pm Board Meeting

To register:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/calgary-region-airshed-zone-agm-tickets-43719990669

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Questions or need more information?  Contact tanya.carlson@craz.ca

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