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MLA Debbie Jabbour's Questions regarding Caribou

Posted on March 19, 2018

On March 19th I asked the Minister of Environment to update the Legislature as to what the Minister has learned from the consultations, how it has informed the process, and where things are now. I then…

March 2018 Update

Posted on March 5, 2018

I've had a busy few weeks and I want to apologize first off for not being very active this past while. I had cataract surgery mid-February so was unable to see clearly for a bit! (great excuse for missing…

MLA Jabbour's Member Statement regarding the Mace

Posted on November 1, 2017

The following is a transcript of MLA Jabbour's Member Statement: All of us are aware of the importance and the significance of the Mace. It is a powerful symbol of democracy and of the rights of the common…

Notikewin Camping Season Extended

Posted on September 7, 2017

Campers in the North Peace region will get more opportunity to get out in nature with their friends and family this fall for some late-season recreational opportunities. Following a successful 2016 pilot…

Funding for Bridge Twinning in Peace River

Posted on July 7, 2017

One of the first concerns residents brought to me after I was elected was the need for a new bridge in Peace River. The bridge is 49 years old, and when it was built in 1968 was designed to handle 3,500…

Deputy Reeve Carolyn Kolebaba, Minister Amarjeet Sohi, MLA Debbie Jabbour, and Mayor Tom Tarpey stand on a riverside trail with the old bridge behind them.

Presentation of Private Member's Motions 506

Posted on May 15, 2017

On May 15th I brought forward a Private Member's Motion to the floor of the Legislature. It reads "Be it resolved that the Legislative Assembly urge the Government to direct the Northern Alberta Development…

Northern HEAT Conference

Posted on May 6, 2016

As the historic wildfire continued to rage in Fort McMurray, I visited the Northern HEAT Conference in Peace River, where hundreds of firefighters from Northwest Alberta had gathered for live fire training…

MLA Jabbour addresses the Northern HEAT firefighters conference

La Crete Chamber of Commerce Trade Show

Posted on April 29, 2016

April 29 and 30 was the La Crete Chamber of Commerce Trade Show. My High Level constituency assistant Margaret and I enjoyed spending time at my booth chatting with constituents and hearing their questions…

MLA Jabbour speaking with a constituent at the La Crete trade show

Energy Minister at the Peace River Chamber of Commerce

Posted on April 27, 2016

As part of our April constituency week, I visited Peace River and toured the Power Engineering School at Northern Lakes College.  Then Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd and I spoke at the Peace River…

MLA Jabbour speaking to the Peace River Chamber of Commerce

Mackenzie County Council Meeting

Posted on April 26, 2016

I had a very productive day at the Mackenzie County Council Meeting.  The agenda included Alberta Transportation, Tolko, and remarks from Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen.

Peace River Trade Show

Posted on April 9, 2016

I had a great time chatting with constituents at the Peace River Chamber of Commerce trade show. In general we got great feedback and were also able to help out a few constituents.

Tour of Shell Peace River

Posted on March 24, 2016

I spent yesterday touring Shell's Peace River operations with manager Rej Tetrault. I also brought along Cameron Alexis, former AFN regional chief, who is interested in seeking economic opportunities…

MLA Jabbour with Cameron Alexis and Shell employees