Notice of Intermunicipal Development Bylaw Public Hearing
Pursuant to Section 606 of the Municipal Government Act, being Chapter M-26 of the Statutes of Alberta, notice is hereby given that the Council of the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 and the Council of the County of Northern Lights will hold a Public Hearing before the second reading of Bylaw No. 2/2019 and Bylaw No. 19-61-422 to adopt the Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) County Of Northern Lights, M. D. of Peace No. 135.
An Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) has been developed between the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 and the County of Northern Lights. An IDP is a plan developed jointly by 2 or more neighbouring municipalities to manage decision-making for an area of land (Map 1) in close proximity to the shared boundary. It is meant to enhance regional cooperation and collaboration by helping to facilitate efficient and compatible land development.
|The Council of the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 will hold a public hearing as follows:
11:00 am, Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Council Chambers, M.D. of Peace No. 135
|The Council of the County of Northern Lights will hold a public hearing as follows:
11:00 am, Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Council Chambers, County of Northern Lights
7th Ave NW
Please forward written submissions on or before April 3, 2019 at 4:30 pm.
The proposed bylaws may be viewed at the M.D. or County Offices during normal office hours or on the on the M.D. or County website at:
If you would like to submit written comments, file a petition against the bylaw, or require further information on this proposed Bylaw please contact Barb Johnson, CAO for the Municipal District of Peace No. 135 at 780-338-3845 or Theresa Van Oort, CAO for the County of Northern Lights at 780-836-3348.
Brownvale Community Club Events
- Easter Ham Bingo, March 30th at Brownvale Community Hall/Rec Centre
Peace Country Beef & Cattle Day – March 26, 2019
See attached poster for more information & registration details.
Milestone Occasion Acknowledgement
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.