Posted on: February 22, 2018

2018 Grant Packages - Apply Online!

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Information and Application packages have recently been posted on the RedDeer County website, www.rdcounty.ca. These packages are for the 2018 Rural Community Facility Operational and Capital Assistance Grants, and the 2018 Cemetery Operational Capital As...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

2018 Residential Dust Suppression Application

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2018 Residential Dust Suppression (Calcium Chloride) ApplicationDEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 4:30 PMLate applications WILL NOT be accepted – even if postmarked prior to deadlineThe dust control program, which will commence in ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Certified Sustainable Beef Workshop

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Monday, March 19, 2018 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM CrossRoads ChurchPresented by Red Deer County Agricultural Services$15 per person with lunch provided

To register call Red Deer County Agricultural Services at 403.342.8654 or online at certifiedsustainabl...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Need Fill?

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Rough Sod - Black Dirt - ClayRed Deer County’s drainage program is continuing in 2018. As such, we are looking for places to put excavation material from our road ditches. Depending on the particular location, it could be rough sod and/or black ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

It's A Toilet, Not A Trash Can!

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Never flush the following items (or put down the garbage disposal or drain). Toss them in the trash instead.• Baby/Facial/Cleaning Wipes• Tampons• Sanitary Napkins• Medication• Hair• Dental Floss&b...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

New Support To Start A Tourism Business In Alberta

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A new seminar will help more tourism industry entrepreneurs start businesses, diversify the economy and draw tourists to Alberta.The Tourism Entrepreneurship Startup Seminar (TESS) provides entrepreneurs with free expert advice and information about the o...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Recent Changes to the Municipal Government Act That Affect All Municipalities

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On October 26, 2017, the Province of Alberta approved a number of amendments to the Municipal Government Act (MGA) including a requirement for all municipalities in the province that share a common boundary to develop and have in place an Intermunicipal D...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Patrol Statistics - December 2017

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In the month of December 2017 Red Deer County Patrol continued to facilitate safe vehicular movement on roadways, identifying 208 traffic infractions. Some of the more notable violations include:2 Unlicensed Drivers1 Unregistered Motor Vehicle76 Speeding2...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Alberta Insect Pest Monitoring Network - 2017 Results

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Sampling and report compiled by Alberta Agricultre and Forestry - Scott Meers and Shelley BarkleyThis year we had 4 bertha armyworm sites in Red Deer County. The count was very low and well below the first warning level of 300 moths at all sites. Trapping...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

2017 Patrol Activities & Service Requests

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County Enforcement Officers are mandated, through their appointment as Bylaw Officers and Community Peace Officers, to enforce Red Deer County Bylaws and selected provincial statutes.In 2017, Red Deer County Patrol dealt with and assisted on a number of i...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Ag Services Internal Service Review Shows Leadership Among Peers

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As part of the 2018 Red Deer County strategic plan, various departments are undergoing service level reviews. The purpose of the reviews is to gain insight into the quantity and quality of services performed by a County department as compared to similar d...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Preparing An Emergency Kit For Your Car

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Slippery or snow-covered roads, reduced visibility and bitter cold: these are all conditions that can make driving difficult and even dangerous during cold weather months. Winter also brings an increased risk of getting stuck in your car, so dress warmly ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

2017 Agri-Trade County News Reporter

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Congratulations to the 2017 Agri-Trade County News Reporter (ATCNR) Grand Prize Winner Atlantis Berggren from Bowden Grandview School! Atlantis will receive a $600.00 grand prize for her From Farm to Phone article, in addition to a $400.00 school winner p...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Alberta EFP Is Instituting A Renewal Period

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Effective April 1, 2018, producers will need to have an EFP completion letter dated within the last 10 years to be considered current and eligible for cost-share funding with the Environmental Sustainability and Climate Change programs of the Canadian Agr...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Stewardship For Small Acreages

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Going Solar for the Future – A Green Acreages Project ShowcaseIt’s one thing to want to reduce your environmental footprint, but landowners are taking the concept farther and installing solar panels to not only reduce their energy need...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

ALUS Myths and Rumours

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By Ken Lewis, Conservation CoordinatorAs ALUS (Alternative Land Use Services) grows in Red Deer County, in Alberta, and across Canada, more and more people are talking about it, which is awesome.I am often intrigued by some of the myths and rumours about ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Ag Service Board Meeting Minutes - January 10, 2018

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The meeting was called to order at 10:07 a.m. with Chairperson Councillor J. Bota, Councillors P. Massier and C. Moore, and Members at Large M. Hamilton, R. Bradshaw, S. Bell, and K. Ziola in attendance.AGENDA & MINUTES The agenda and minutes of the N...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Public Notices

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PUBLIC HEARINGS:TUESDAY , February 20, 2018 at 1:30 PM• Bylaw No. 2017/29 to amend the Land Use Bylaw No. 2006/6 to add definitions and general regulations related to Solar Energy Devices and Solar Energy Facilities (Section 66b).• Bylaw...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Assessment Inspection Notice

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Notice is hereby given as per section 294 of the Municipal Government Act that the Assessment Department is starting its annual inspection of properties for the 2019 tax year.All properties within Red Deer County are reviewed on a five year re-inspection ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

2017 Property Assessment Notices Mailed

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Property Assessment Notices for 2017 are being mailed to Red Deer County property owners on February 9, 2017. Your 2018 Tax Notice will be mailed in May.Is your mailing address correct?Section 304(3) of the Municipal Government Act states that the assesse...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

Save The Date - 2018 Volunteer Appreciation Event

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2018 Volunteer AppreciationWednesday, April 11, 20187:00 PM to 9:00 PMCrossRoads ChurchVisit www.rdcounty.ca for more information or call 403.350.2158Music and story telling provided by: The Banff Wardens

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Family Services: Upcoming Events in your community

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Red Deer County Council participates in a 10 year FCSS Multi-Municipal Agreement. For decades, Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) has been working as a provincial-municipal government initiative to enhance the social wellbeing of individuals, fa...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Apply for your Red Deer County Business License Today!

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The Red Deer County Business Licensing Bylaw came into effect January 1, 2018. All businesses operating within the County, unless otherwise exempt from the bylaw, are required to apply for a license. Applying for a business license is a great way to make ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Canadian Finals Rodeo Coming To Westerner Park

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At a special event held on January 16, 2018, Westerner Park, the City of Red Deer, Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce and the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association announced the City will be the rodeo’s home for the next 10 years. The...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

February Edition of Red Deer County News is available online!

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Red Deer County News is now available online. The February Edition includes Business License Information, Conservation Programs Showcase, Ag Service Level Review, Municipal Government Act Changes, Emergency Kit Prep, Little Free Libraries, and so much mor...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

County Hosting Farm & Ranch Transition Workshop

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Important 2 day workshop features experts to assist families in creating a smooth ownership transition(RED DEER COUNTY) – Farm and Ranch families throughout central Alberta are encouraged to register for a workshop on transitioning the family fa...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Apply for your Red Deer County Business License Today!

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The Red Deer County Business Licensing Bylaw came into effect January 1, 2018. All businesses operating within the County, unless otherwise exempt from the bylaw, are required to apply for a license. Applying for a business license is a great way to make ...

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