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Draft 2021 Budget

Thursday, November 19, 2020

The draft of Rocky View County’s 2021 Budget (PDF), which calls for a 0% tax increase next year, is now available for review. If you have any comments about the budget we want to hear from you.If you have questions or comments please send them by email to budget@rockyview.ca, or call us to provide Read More...

Rocky View County Council Approves 3% Property Tax Decrease

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Rocky View County Council has unanimously approved a budget that represents a 3% tax decrease for business and residential properties in the County.“Given the challenges presented by COVID-19, and the impacts of historically low energy prices, Council wanted to make a substantial statement in our Read More...

Assessing Rocky View County

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Message from Reeve Greg BoehlkeAnnual assessment notices were recently mailed to property owners, which makes this a good time to look at how Rocky View County is faring in the midst of Alberta’s struggling economy. Last year saw the County’s combined residential and business assessment base grow by Read More...

Assessment Notices Mailed

Monday, January 27, 2020

Rocky View County has now mailed Assessment Notices to property owners. Alberta continues to face challenging economic conditions, but Rocky View County remains a very stable place to live, do business, and own property. The latest assessments show about a 1.4 percent decrease in overall residential Read More...

Council Approves 2020 Budget

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Rocky View County Council has approved a 2020 operating and capital base budget that will see the County keep taxes low while maintaining a high quality of life for residents.The operating budget for next year is expected to be $147.5 million, while $58 million is slated for capital projects. The Read More...

County Prepared to Meet Provincial Budget Challenges

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

After careful analysis of last week’s provincial budget, Rocky View County is confident it will be able to adjust to changes without a major impact on municipal property taxes.“There’s no question the new provincial budget will have an effect. But Rocky View County starts from a position of low Read More...

Council Lowers 2019 Property Tax Increase

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Rocky View County Council has voted to reduce the 2019 property tax increase from 3 percent to 2 percent. The reduction is possible due to an anticipated budget surplus, resulting from lower spending by the County and revenues from investments and fees, plus the withdrawal of $34,525 from the Read More...

2019 Tax Sale

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Update May 21: The tax sale was held on Friday, April 26 for two properties. One property was sold and one property remained unsold. The County may become the owner of any parcel of land that is not sold at the public auction.Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Read More...

Council Approves 2019 Budget

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Rocky View County Council has approved the 2019 operating and capital budget.The average residential property owner will pay $5.95 a month extra in 2019, based on an average property value of $948,000. That represents a three percent rise. The actual amount each landowner’s taxes will increase or Read More...

Property Assessments Underway

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

As required by Provincial legislation, Rocky View County is currently conducting property assessments.The County’s professional assessors will be in the municipality collecting the information needed to ensure fair property tax assessments for all landowners by updating assessed property Read More...

2018 Tax Sale

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Update April 23: The tax sale has now been cancelled due to payment on all properties.Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Rocky View County has adjourned the April 20, 2018 public auction, in the Municipal Office, 911 - 32 Avenue NE Calgary, Alberta Read More...

2017 Tax Sale

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Rocky View County will offer for sale by public auction, in the County Administration Building, 911 32 Avenue NE Calgary, Alberta on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., the following lands: View Tax Sale Lands Read More...

No Tax Increase in 2017 County Budget

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Rocky View County Council has approved a 2017 operating and capital base budget that continues the County’s long-standing position of having among the lowest residential property tax rates in Alberta.Council passed a $121.9 million base budget, with no projected increase in taxes and no cuts to Read More...

Not-for-Profit Property Tax Exemption

Monday, August 15, 2016

Rocky View County invites eligible not-for-profit organizations to apply for a property tax exemption.The deadline for applications for 2017 is September 30, 2016. The requirements for exemption and the application forms are available at the County Administration Building or by visiting the Property Read More...

Tax & Utility Payments / Postal Strike

Friday, June 24, 2016

On or after July 2, there is a risk of disruption to mail delivery because of a possible strike or lockout at Canada Post.It is important to note that payment on all County property tax, utility, or other bills will still be required. Late penalties may apply if payments are not made.Rocky View Read More...

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