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Archive: July 2012

County endorses the distribution of funds for 2012 grants program

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – At their regular meeting on July 31, 2012, Rocky View County Council approved $35,000 for the distribution of funds as part of the 2012 Community Benefits Initiatives General Grants program.Each year, community organizations and not-for-profit groups apply for funding to Read More...

Councillor Habberfield receives Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – On July 31, 2012 Rocky View County Councillor Lois Habberfield of Division 7 was presented with the Queen Elizabeth ll Diamond Jubilee Medal by Senator Bert Brown on behalf of his excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston. Councillor Habberfield was presented with Read More...

County’s Agricultural Services launches tree planting video

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta –On July 31, 2012, Rocky View County’s Agricultural Services department launched the second in a series of three short educational videos to benefit producers in the county. The second video demonstrates the proper way to purchase, store, plant and maintain trees.“We have Read More...

Rocky View releases a discussion paper on Rural Growth Management

Friday, July 27, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – At their regular meeting on July 24, 2012, Rocky View County Council released a discussion paper on Rural Growth Management for public review and comment during the County Plan consultation process. The County Plan is the County’s highest level planning document, guiding Read More...

Longeway Family Wins 2012 Master Farm Family Award

Friday, July 27, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – On July 26, 2012, Rocky View County was pleased to announce the Longeway family as the 2012 Master Farm Family Award recipients at the annual AgVenture Tour. Sponsors, community leaders, AgVenture participants and award nominees took part in the award presentation and Read More...

Rocky View County gives support to local businesses

Friday, July 27, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – At their regular meeting on July 24, 2012, Rocky View County Council approved a total of $49,450 in distribution of funds as part of the Business Centre and Commercial Corridor Enhancement (BCCCE) Grant program.Each year, eligible business groups, such as Chambers of Read More...

Rocky View County Fire Services Responds to Acreage Fire

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – Rocky View County Fire Services (RVCFS), Cochrane Fire Services and Redwood Meadows Fire Services responded to an acreage fire on Sunday, July 22, 2012, at approximately 1:30 pm, just northeast of the Highway 1 and Highway 22 interchange.Upon arrival, the three Read More...

Langdon Mosquito Update - July 24

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Results from recent mosquito monitoring showed:Adult Mosquitoes Within controlled area: 1,000 Outside controlled area: 3,500Mosquito Larvae The range of larvae per one dip was 0-37, with only one site being 0-200 per dip The average larvae per one dip was 7 The average larvae per 10 Read More...

Watermark at Bearspaw Development Approved

Thursday, July 19, 2012

On July 17, 2012, at their regular meeting, Rocky View County Council approved a Master Site Development Plan and Subdivision applications for a luxury villa development part of the Watermark at Bearspaw Conceptual Scheme. The development is situated at the northwest junction of Township Road 252 Read More...

Langdon Mosquito Update - July 18

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Results from recent mosquito monitoring showed:Adult Mosquitoes Within controlled area: 500 Outside controlled area: 55,500Mosquito Larvae The range of larvae per one dip was 0-15, with only one site being 0-25 per dip The average larvae per one dip was 3 The average larvae per 10 Read More...

Council approves site for the Bearspaw Emergency Services Centre

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta – At their regular meeting on July 3, 2012, Rocky View County Council directed staff to proceed with a formal agreement to acquire a portion of the RockPointe Church property for the proposed Bearspaw Emergency Services Centre. Located near the intersection of Highway 1A Read More...

Rocky View Residents Helping to Shape Future Priorities

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta - Rocky View County is pleased to announce over 500 residents have participated in the County Plan project, one month after the launch.“Rocky View’s residents have made the launch of the County Plan project a great success by participating in the survey,” says Reeve Rolly Read More...

County’s Agricultural Services Launches Educational Video Series

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Rocky View County, Alberta –On July 10, 2012, Rocky View County’s Agricultural Services department will be launching the first in a series of three short educational videos to benefit producers in the county. The first video slated for release will feature identifying and controlling gophers.“We are Read More...

Stage One of Harmony Development Approved

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

On July 3, 2012, at their regular meeting, Rocky View County Council approved the subdivision application for the Harmony Stage 1 Neighbourhood Plan located approximately four kilometres west of the City of Calgary, 2.4 kilometres north of Highway 1, adjacent to the north and west boundaries of the Read More...

Langdon Mosquito Update - July 4

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Results from recent mosquito monitoring showed:Adult Mosquitoes Within controlled area: 500 Outside controlled area: 4,500Mosquito Larvae The range of larvae per one dip was 0-50 The average larvae per one dip was 7 The average larvae per 10 dips was 6.4 The threshold for treatment Read More...

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