The Summer Village of Sandy Beach operates under a Council/CAO system of municipal government as outlined under the Municipal Government Act.

The Chief Administrative Officer and administrative staff oversee the management of all Departments of the Village and implement the decisions of Council.


Chief Administrative Officer: R Liebenberg

Finance and Administrative Support: Robin Murray

Public Works: Devin Patterson & Neil Barnett

Summer PW Support: Elaine Guy

Director of Emergency Management: Brian Brady

Development Officer: Tony Sonnleitner

Bylaw/Peace Officer: Sturgeon County - contact Administration please @ 780.718.1894 text only



Administration is responsible for the overall management of the day to day business of the municipality.

Specific functions and day to day responsibilities include:

  • Council and Committee of Council agendas, meetings and minutes
  • Bylaws
  • Elections
  • Staffing
  • Records management
  • Legal agreements and legal actions
  • Leases
  • Development permits
  • Bylaw Enforcement
  • Property taxation and collection
  • Utility billings and collection
  • Animal licensing
  • Accounts receivable and payable
  • Payroll, pensions and benefits administration
  • Financial planning, budgeting, annual reporting and municipal investing
  • Grant applications
  • Emergency planning
  • Economic development
  • Community services
  • Tax arrears recovery
  • Public Works and service levels - plowing, grading, landscaping, garbage