Milestone Occasion Acknowledgement
NOTICE OF OPEN HOUSE
A draft Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) has been developed between the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 and the Town of Peace River.
An open house is scheduled for March 13, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm in the Elk Room at the Chateau Nova, Peace River. The Open House is an opportunity for you to ask any questions or provide any feedback that you might have on the contents of the plan.
If you have any questions regarding the plan or the open house, please call Alisha Mody, Manager of Planning with the Mackenzie Municipal Services Agency at 780-338-3862
Clubroot Information Sessions
SARDA (Smoky Applied Research and Demonstration Association) is hosting two Clubroot Information Sessions in the Peace Region. These sessions are FREE, no registration necessary. See attached poster for more details.
Wednesday, Feb 27 at the Manning Legion from 7-10pm
Thursday, Feb 28 at the Rycroft Ag Society Hall from 1-4pm
‘The Green Acreages Guide Workshop: Stewardship for Small Acreages’
Floating Tree Production Demonstration
The Town of Grimshaw is conducting a Community Services Survey!
Advisory: FAO Cautions Landowners about the Surface Rights Board (SRB) use of a “Condition of Leased Area Form”
The Farmers’ Advocate Office (FAO) has been contacted by numerous landowners regarding a form sent to landowners or occupants who have applied for recovery of unpaid rentals to the Surface Rights Board (SRB). If you have applied to the SRB for a Section 36 Recovery of Rentals, the SRB may send you a “Condition of Leased Area Form” for you to complete about the condition of the leased area.
For more information, click here.
Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety Act:
The M.D. of Peace Public Works Department is busy brushing ditches. If any residents wish to preserve fruit trees/bushes on the back slope of the ditch, please mark the trees or bushes with orange flagging tape and contact the M.D. office at 780-338-3845 so we can pass the information on to Public Works staff.
NOTICE TO M.D. OF PEACE PRODUCERS AND LANDOWNERS
As per M.D. of Peace’s Clubroot of Canola Policy, random testing for clubroot was conducted on canola fields within the M.D. One sample tested positive for DNA of the clubroot pathogen with no galls present on the root sample. Immediate adjacent landowners and producers are being notified. Further testing is being done as per our Clubroot of Canola Policy. For more information, please contact our Manager of Ag Services, Nasar Iqbal at 780-338-3845.
Reminder from TransCanada Pipelines
Several times a year TransCanada Pipelines finds that landowners have brushed and ditched over high pressure pipelines without authorization posing great danger to themselves and the public. TransCanada is reaching out with the hope that sharing information may prevent an accidental line strike.