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County Council Approves Residential Property Tax Rate Decrease

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

When tax notices are mailed out in early May, Rocky View County residents will see a decrease of just over 1.3 percent in the County’s 2016 residential property tax rates.“Rocky View County continues to have one of the lowest residential property tax rates in Alberta, and very affordable business Read More...

Rocky View County Receives Inter-Municipal Collaboration Grant

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Alberta Community Partnership Program grant supports joint County-Crossfield Area Structure Plan.Rocky View County has received a $150,000 grant from the Government of Alberta to support inter-municipal collaboration. The funding will help create a joint Area Structure Plan (ASP) project with the Read More...

County Continues to Seek Springbank Dam Information

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Rocky View County Council continues to ask the Province for greater transparency on the Springbank Off-Stream Storage Reservoir Project (SR-1).Earlier this month, County Reeve Greg Boehlke wrote to Premier Rachel Notley on behalf of Council requesting a complete and thorough cost-benefit analysis of Read More...

County Pleased with Conrich Appeal Timeframes

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Rocky View County officials are pleased with the timeframes that resulted from a preliminary hearing into appeals before the Municipal Government Board of the Conrich Area Structure Plan.On February 29, lawyers from the County and the cities of Chestermere and Calgary appeared before the Municipal Read More...

County Satisfied with Chestermere Annexation Withdrawal

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Rocky View County officials are expressing satisfaction that the spectre of the Chestermere annexation has been removed from County residents and businesses.Chestermere has announced that they are withdrawing their unprecedented attempt to annex nearly 25,000 acres of County land, including the Read More...

Rocky View County Accepts Provincial Grant of $32.8 Million for Bragg Creek Flood Mitigation

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Rocky View County Council has voted to accept $32.8 million in funding from the Government of Alberta to complete flood defenses that protect Rocky Viewers living in Bragg Creek.The County will now engage engineering support that will further develop a Bragg Creek flood mitigation strategy. Read More...

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