Division 7

Reeve – Bob Barss

Phone: 780-754-2195
Cell: 780-842-7309
Email: bbarss@mdwainwright.ca

Bob Barss is the Reeve and the Councillor for Division 7 in the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61. Reeve Barss was elected in October of 1995 and is currently serving his eighth term in office as Councillor for this division. He became Reeve of the municipality in 1997 and has continued to be Reeve since this time. Bob was born and raised in the Irma area and has lived here his entire life. He and his wife Susan have two children, Nicole and Amanda. Bob, together with his wife, operates a mixed farm. Before being elected to the M.D., Bob worked in the oil industry.

Reeve Barss sits on the following Boards and Committees:

  • Finance Committee
  • Insurance, Bylaws, Agreements & Regulations
  • Intermunicipal Collaboration Committee
  • Public Relations Committee for Camp Wainwright
  • Policy Committee
  • Wainwright Seed Cleaning Plant
  • ASB Members (Chair)
  • Municipal Planning Commission
  • Wainwright Intermunicipal Planning Committee
  • Irma Intermunicipal Planning Committee
  • Chauvin Intermunicipal Planning Committee
  • Municipal Property Committee
  • Wainwright & District Physician Recruitment Committee
  • Wainwright Regional Waste to Energy Authority
  • Irma Rural Recreation Area Board
  • Irma Fire Area
  • Regional Emergency Advisory Committee
  • Fire Wardens