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Posted on: December 4, 2020

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Council Meeting

The Agenda and Package for Tuesday's Council Meeting are now available for download.
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Posted on: November 24, 2020

COVID-19 Information

Coronavirus News Flash

On November 24, the Province of Alberta declared a Public Health Emergency and announced stronger public health measures to address the growing number of COVID-19 cases throughout the Province.

As well as the Alberta-wide restrictions listed below, "P...

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Enhanced Public Health Restrictions... County News & Announcements
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Trochu Bulk Water Closed

Copy of Water Notice

December 1, 2020

Notice: Trochu Bulk Fill

Please be advised, the Trochu Bulk Fill Water Station will be temporarily closed starting Tuesday, December 2, 2020. We will update as soon as the Bulk Station is available for use again. 

In the meantime, p...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

CanadaGAP Webinar Series

CanadaGAP series

CanadaGAP® is a food safety program for companies that produce, handle, and broker fruits and vegetables. The program has received full Canadian Government Recognition and is designed to help implement and maintain effective food safety procedures within ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2020

Face Masks, Please!

Masks Required

With the rise of COVID-19 in Alberta, Kneehill County continues to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our staff and residents.

At this time, the Kneehill County office remains open to the public, however, we highly encourage residents to conduct...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Council Notes

Council Notes

A brief summary of Nov 24, 2020, Council Meeting.

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Kneehill County donates Fire Engines to Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad

News Release

On Wednesday, November 4, members of the Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad (ASFA) were welcomed by Kneehill County Council and area firefighters to accept the donation of two fire engines from Kneehill County.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

Churchill Water: Open for Business

Bulk Water Fill Station

On Monday, November 2, 2020, Kneehill County Council and staff were joined by WSP Engineering and Knibbs Construction to celebrate the completion of the Churchill Area Water System Rehabilitation.

The rehabilitation project provides all users on the Church...

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Bulk Water Services in Kneehill County... County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Neighbourhood Notes

Newsletter

The September edition of Kneehill County's ratepayer newsletter is hot off the presses!

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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 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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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...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Face Masks, Please!

Masks Required

November 25, 2020

With the rise of COVID-19 in Alberta, Kneehill County continues to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our staff and residents.

At this time, the Kneehill County office remains open to the public, however, we highly encourage res...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Enhanced Public Health Measures in Effect

Coronavirus News Flash

On November 24, the Province of Alberta declared a Public Health Emergency and announced stronger public health measures to address the growing number of COVID-19 cases throughout the Province.

As well as the Alberta-wide restrictions listed below, "P...

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Enhanced Public Health Restrictions... COVID-19
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Kneehill County added to COVID-19 Watch Category

Kneehill County has been given a “Watch” status by Alberta Health Services, with 12 active cases of COVID-19 reported as of November 3, 2020.

Alberta’s COVID-Status map breaks the province down into regions defined by municipal boundaries. The Kneehill Cou...

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COVID-19 Information for Kneehill County Residents COVID-19
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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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Kneehill County donates Fire Engines to Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad

At the October 27, 2020, Regular Council meeting, Kneehill County Council moved to donate fire engines E11 and K2 to the Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad.

The K2 is a 1986 Mack pumper that has been in storage as a spare unit, but no longer meets NFP...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Province announces Decision on Oil and Gas Assessment Review

On Monday, October 19, 2020, Minister of Municipal Affairs Tracy Allard announced the Province’s decision regarding the Oil and Gas Assessment review. 

Rather than implementing one of the four original recommendations proposed--any of wh...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Fire Engines Delivered to Communities through Collaboration

News Release

On September 28, 2020, Kneehill County region's fire services were further enhanced with the delivery of four brand new fire trucks to the fire halls in the Town of Trochu, Village of Carbon, Village of Acme, and Hamlet of Torrington....

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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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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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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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Posted on: November 20, 2020

CanadaGAP Webinar Series

CanadaGAP® is a food safety program for companies that produce, handle, and broker fruits and vegetables. The program has received full Canadian Government Recognition and is designed to help implement and maintain effective food safety procedures within ...

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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

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1828- Keiver's Lake Road Closure

Date:   January 12, 2021Time: 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 1828

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Closed: Rge Rd 25-2

Rge Rd 25-2

Notification of Road Closure

Rge Rd 25-2, between Twp Rd 30-0 and Twp Rd 30-2, is now closed due to bridge construction. This road is scheduled to be opened on December 24, 2020.

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Road Closures

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