Archive: June 2013

County Plan Tabled From June 25

Thursday, June 27, 2013

An application by Rocky View County to adopt a new Municipal Development Plan, known as the “County Plan”, to guide land use, development, and service delivery in Rocky View County.This hearing was tabled to allow those who were unable to attend June 25, 2013 due to the recent flooding, the Read More...

Rocky View County Flooding Updates

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Update - 9:00 a.m. (Wednesday, June 26)Rocky View County Cancels State of Local EmergencyAt 9:00 a.m. today, Rocky View County cancelled the State of Local Emergency it declared last Thursday to deal with high river flows and flooding, primarily in the Bragg Creek area.Water levels are returning to Read More...

Rocky View County Appoints New County Manager

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Rocky View County Council yesterday announced the appointment of Kevin Greig to the position of County Manager.Kevin Greig brings over 20 years of municipal government experience to the County, previously as General Manager with the City of Victoria, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer with the Read More...

Rocky View County Plan Goes to Council

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Rocky View County’s highest-level planning document, the County Plan, will be presented to Council on June 25 following a year-long public engagement process.“We’ve used multiple approaches, and multiple venues throughout the past year to seek people’s opinions on planning in the County,” says Read More...

Rocky View County Presents $40,000 Cheque to STARS

Monday, June 17, 2013

Rocky View County Council presented STARS air ambulance with a $40,000 cheque today at the STARS Calgary base. Reeve Rolly Ashdown presented the cheque to STARS, alongside councillors Al Sacuta, Margaret Bahcheli, Lois Habberfield, and Greg Boehlke.The County has donated more than $313,000 to STARS Read More...

Notice of a Special Council Meeting

Monday, June 17, 2013

Notice is herewith given, subject to Section 194 of the Municipal Government Act, that Reeve Ashdown has called a Special Council Meeting for the purpose of providing an update on the vacant Chief Administrative Officer position. The Special Council Meeting shall be held:Tuesday, June 18, 20132:00 Read More...

Cochrane & District Agricultural Society Explores Sustainable Options for Their Agricultural Lands

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Town of Cochrane, Rocky View County, and the Cochrane & District Agricultural Society (CDAS) are seeking input from user groups on a Concept Plan for CDAS lands.In 2012, the Town of Cochrane, Rocky View County, and the Cochrane & District Agricultural Society (CDAS) formed a partnership to Read More...

Rocky View County Announces Fire Services Changes

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Rocky View County officials have announced a number of planned changes to the operations of Fire Services aimed at enhancing response times, adapting to changing needs, and reducing the impact of dramatically rising costs.The County began a process to rationalize Fire Services in early spring after Read More...

Water Service in Rocky View Not Impacted

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Contrary to some media reports, Cross Iron Mills and the hamlet of Balzac have not been impacted by the Alberta Government’s enforcement order against the East Airdrie Waterworks System.Water services to the Cross Iron Mills area are provided by Rocky View County, which is in full compliance with Read More...

Rocky View Approves Recreation Funding for 2013

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

In Council yesterday, Rocky View County approved $688,433 in funds to assist over 60 community groups with the costs of operating their recreation and cultural programs.“The funds help the groups pay for things like insurance, utilities, program supplies, and the day-to-day expenses of maintaining Read More...

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