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Posted on: September 18, 2020

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Next Council Meeting September 22, 2020.

Council Meeting

The Agenda and Package for Tuesday's Council meeting are now available for download.
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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Electronic Recycling Expanded!

Electronic Recycling

Residents can now recycle small appliances, audio/visual, telecom, tools, games, toys and music electronics at select Kneehill County Transfer Stations.

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Community Grants to Non-Profit Organizations

Community Grants News Flash

Applications are now being accepted for the second round of 2020's Community Grant Funding.

Apply by October 7, 2020! County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 17, 2020

Volunteer Recognition

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Kneehill Regional Family and Community Support Services and Volunteer Kneehill would like to award those volunteers or volunteer organizations whose achievements have contributed to the well-being of their community and fellow community members. Six succe...

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Nominate a Volunteer! County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Churchill Bulk Water Station: Now Open!

Bulk Water Fill Station

Located at SW-28-28-20-W4M, the Churchill Bulk Water Fill Station provides both residential and commercial water and is available for use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

To access and use the Bulk Fill, you must have an active Bulk Water Account with Kneehi...

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Apply for a new account here! County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Do you have Septic Sense?

Copy of Accurate Assessment News Flash

Septic Awareness Week: September 14-18, 2020

Properly designed and maintained wastewater treatment systems effectively reduce or eliminate most human health or environmental threats posed by pollutants in household wastewater. However, they require regular...

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Sign up for a free Septic Sense webinar! County News & Announcements
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

News Release

Kneehill County Council urges residents and ratepayers to speak out against the Oil and Gas Assessment changes proposed by the Province of Alberta.

What can you do? County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Succession Planning and Matching Program Available

Community Futures

Community Futures Succession Planning and Matching Program available to Rural Businesses

ROCKY VIEW COUNTY, AB (August 27, 2020) – Community Futures Centre West and Community Futures Wild Rose has partnered with 6 additional Community Futures off...

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Visit Community Futures for more information... County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Council Notes

Council Notes

A short summary of the September 8, 2020, Council Meeting.

View September 8, 2020 Council Notes (PDF) County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 6, 2020

Alberta's Recovery Plan

Albertas Recovery Plan

On June 29, 2020, the Province released “Alberta’s Recovery Plan” to set a direction for how the government intends to address the largest economic downturn since the Great Depression of the 1930s.

Focusing on diversity and jo...

Supports for Businesses...

Kneehill County's COVID-19 Response... County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 20, 2020

COVID-19 Information for Residents

Coronavirus News Flash

Kneehill County has been removed from the “Watch” list by Alberta Health Services, with 7 active cases of COVID-19 reported as of July 28, 2020.

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COVID-19

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Alberta's Recovery Plan

Alberta’s Recovery Plan

On June 29, 2020, the Province released “Alberta’s Recovery Plan” to set a direction for how the government intends to address the largest economic downturn since the Great Depression of the 1...

Alberta's Recovery Plan...

Alberta's Recovery Plan... COVID-19
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Kneehill County's COVID-19 Response

On March 13, the Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) was activated for Kneehill County. County staff continue to implement measures as advised by the province and Alberta Health Services to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. 

Kneeh...

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COVID-19

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

August 4, 2020: Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil & Gas Assessment Changes

August 4, 2020

News Release

Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil and Gas Assessment Changes 

On Tuesday, August 4, 2020, representatives from Kneehill County and Wheatland County met with Nathan Cooper, MLA for Olds/Didsbury/Three Hills, to ...

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Read on for more information... Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2020

July 28, 2020: Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

July 28, 2020

News Release

Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

"Overall, there seem to be few benefits to this decision that would outweigh the detrimental impacts that the County and our residents would face as a result. The main result would be a ...

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News Release: Oil and Gas Assessment Changes (PDF) Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Torrington Fire Media Release

Torrington Fire Media Release

At 340am on Tuesday, June 30, a structure fire occurred on 1st Street in Torrington. Three occupants received medical attention, however they were out of the building when fire arrived. 

Torrington Fire and Trochu Fire...

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Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Horseshoe Canyon Improvements

News Release

At the June 23, 2020, Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council directed Administration to move towards the construction of a day-use washroom facility with a café and retail space at Horseshoe Canyon. Prior to construction, Administration will ...

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PDF Version Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Tax Rate Bylaw

News Release

April 29, 2020 News Release

Tax Rate Bylaw

At the April 28, 2020 Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council passed Tax Rate Bylaw 1814. Under the new bylaw, changes to the residential tax burden are modest, non-residential gas producers will see an overall re...

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Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Reeve's COVID-19 Video Message

Reeves Message (1)

April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Reeve’s Video Message #1 

Good afternoon. My name is Jerry Wittstock, Reeve of Kneehill County.  Today I would like to talk to you about COVID-19, and what the County is doing to maintain services during t...

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Watch here... Kneehill County Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: August 19, 2020

Alberta Agriculture and Food Virtual Export Information Sessions

Alberta agriculture and food companies are invited to participate in a series of free educational webinars. 

Each webinar will be recorded so even if you cannot attend the live event, please register and you will be sent the recording afterward.

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual Information Sessions Local Foods and Agri-News
Posted on: May 30, 2020

Improving Access to Local Food

Copy of Call for Vendors

Changes to Alberta’s Food Regulation enable Albertans to sell low-risk home-prepared foods from home and at special events, increasing access to locally prepared food.

Additional Info... Local Foods and Agri-News

News Flash

Posted on: September 8, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1825- Redesignation from Ag to Ag Business

Date:   October 13, 2020Time:   10:00 AMPlace:  Council Chambers, Kneehill County Office1600, 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB   T0M 2A0

Legal Description: Ptn. of SW-30-29-25 W4MLandowners David & Isabelle Price

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Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1825

Public Hearing Package (PDF) Public Hearings

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Road Delay: Twp Rd 31-0

July 28, 2020: Road delay on Twp Rd 31-0, between Rge Rd 24-5 and Rge Rd 24-4. The Delay will be caused by road construction tying in the new road grade.

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Road Closures
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Local Traffic Only: Rge Rd 24-4

June 24, 2020:  Rge Rd 24-4, south of Hwy 582 to Twp Rd 31-0 is open to local traffic only. This two-mile road re-build will take approx. 30-35 days to complete.

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Road Closures

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