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PUBLIC HEARING – Land Use Bylaw *UPDATED

PUBLIC HEARING – Land Use Bylaw *UPDATED

The Land Use Bylaw 2024-01 received First Reading on January 9th, 2024. A Public Hearing will be held on February 27th, 2024, at 9:15 a.m. during the Regular Council meeting in the Council Chambers at the County office in Wanham. At the February 13th Regular Council...

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SEASONAL POSITIONS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 

SEASONAL POSITIONS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 

Birch Hills County is currently looking to fill the following 2024 Seasonal Positions in the Agriculture Department: Weed Inspector/Sprayers - 4 positions (approximately May 6 – August 30, negotiable to accommodate students). Seasonal Labourers – 3 positions...

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Grain Bags

Grain Bags

This morning (December 19th) we are at the Wanham transfer station dealing with a legacy pile of grain bags. Once this legacy pile and the one at the Tangent landfill are dealt with we will once again be accepting properly rolled grain bags. The hoe is sorting the...

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Public Notice

Public Notice

As per section 194 of the Municipal Government Act, the public is hereby advised of a Special Council meeting to be held November 7, 2023 from 3-5pm at the Associated Engineering Building in Edmonton located at 9888 Jasper Ave. in Edmonton for the purpose of: 2024...

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2024 Wanham Water & Sanitary Sewer Replacement

2024 Wanham Water & Sanitary Sewer Replacement

Council has approved the replacement of the water and sanitary sewer distribution system along 50th Street in Wanham scheduled for 2024.   This project is in partnership with AB Transportation, who will be repaving Highway 733 including 50th Street. The cost of this...

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2023 Livestock Tax Deferral Program

2023 Livestock Tax Deferral Program

The provision allows livestock producers who are forced to sell all or part of their breeding herd due to drought or excess moisture to defer a portion of their income from sales unit the following tax year. The income can be at least partially offset by the cost of...

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Fairview Advisory Council

Fairview Advisory Council

NWP is searching for new members for the Fairview Campus Advisory Council (FCAC). The link is live on our website and has been posted on our social media channels. The link for the webpage form is https://www.nwpolytech.ca/about/fairview/advisory_council_form.html....

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NOTICE OF NOMINATION DAY

NOTICE OF NOMINATION DAY

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is Monday, September 18, 2023 and that nominations for Ward 3: County Councilor, will be received at the location of the Birch Hills County office until 12:00 noon on Nomination Day.  Dated at Birch Hills County in the...

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County Photo Contest – 1st Prize $200.00!

County Photo Contest – 1st Prize $200.00!

Entries must include the signed waiver : CLICK HERE FOR WAIVER All photos must be taken within Birch Hills County Borders Photos can be from any date. Please send all entries and waivers to baileys@birchhillscounty.com If photos are sent untagged, your name will be...

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2023 Combined Assessment & Tax Notice

2023 Combined Assessment & Tax Notice

The 2023 annual Combined Assessment & Tax Notices were mailed on May 15, and are considered received on May 22. If you do not receive your notice(s), please contact the County Office. Assessment Complaint Date July 25, 2023 Property Taxes due by August 15, 2023...

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Boil Water Advisory – Eaglesham

Boil Water Advisory – Eaglesham

The water has been restored to the Hamlet of Eaglesham as of 11pm Wednesday, April 19 and the school water service will be restored later today. Please note that AHS requires a Boil Water Advisory, which is standard practice, to address any water that is used to wash...

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