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December 21, 2020 Update
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October 21, 2020 Update
If you have not already done so MD of Peace No. 135 would like to encourage residents to join the Northern Sunrise Rural Crime Watch Association.
Please call (780)338-3845 or stop in to supply us with your name and email if you would like to join.
For all who join please come in and grab your free Rural Crime Watch sign.
October 7, 2020 Update
ALBERTA RECYCLING – ELECTRONICS EXPANSION PILOT PROJECT
The Alberta Government has officially kick-started the electronics expanded recycling project. This will support job creation, grow the economy and help municipalities divert more reusable materials from landfills. Items that will be accepted include small appliances, audio visual equipment, telecom equipment, power and air tools, games, toys and music.
Did you know: ARMA has recycled 125 million tires since 1992, 1.8 billion liters of used oil since 1997, 26.9 million litres of pain since 2008 and most recently hit the 10 million milestone for recycled electronics in Alberta.
For more information and fun facts please visit the Alberta Recycling website: https://armaepilot.com/collection-sites/
The MD collection site is at the Griffin Creek landfill, there are signs up in its own dedicated area across from the TV recycling.
April 14, 2020 Update
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON COVID-19 (NOVEL CORONAVIRUS)
The MD of Peace is only providing links to Government of Alberta and Government of Canada COVID-19 information in order to keep you up to date with the most current details that have been legitimately sourced.
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA:
ALBERTA HEALTH SERVICES:
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA:
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.
NOTICE TO MD OF PEACE PRODUCERS AND LANDOWNERS
As per MD of Peace’s Clubroot of Canola Policy, random testing for clubroot was conducted on canola fields within the MD. 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.
The MD 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 MD office at 780-338-3845 so we can pass the information on to Public Works staff.
Reminder from TransCanada Energy
Several times a year TransCanada Energy 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.