Notice of Open House
JANUARY 23, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm
A draft Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) has been developed between the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 and the County of Northern Lights. An open house is scheduled for January 23, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm in the meeting room at the Grimshaw Multiplex. The Open House is an opportunity to ask questions or provide feedback on the contents of the plan.
Additional information and the draft plan can be found on the M.D. or County website at:
An IDP is a plan developed jointly by 2 or more neighbouring municipalities to manage decision-making for an area of land in close proximity to the shared boundary. The IDP is a mandatory statutory plan required by the Municipal Government Act (MGA). It is meant to enhance regional cooperation and collaboration by helping to facilitate efficient and compatible land development.
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.
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.
Brownvale Community Club Upcoming Events
December 16, the Brownvale Community Club will be holding their annual Christmas Concert and Pot Luck Supper at 5 pm, with a special guest to make an appearance. Everyone is welcome and bring your favourite dish for the table.
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.