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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Alberta's Recovery Plan

Albertas Recovery Plan

On June 29, 2020, the Province released “Alberta’s Recovery Plan” to set a direction for how the government intends to address the largest economic downturn since the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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Kneehill County's COVID-19 Response... County News & Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Information for Residents

Coronavirus News Flash

The Kneehill County office is now open to the public.

View service updates and FAQ's... County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 3, 2020

Wimborne Gas Station Remediation

Road Closure News Flash

Wimborne Gas Station Lot Remediation:
The remediation of the gas station lot located in Wimborne will take place next week, (July 6 - 9, 2020). Please see below for an approximate project timeline and what to expect: 
Monday, July 6: Crews will beg...
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County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 5, 2020

Notice: Churchill Water System

Copy of Water Notice

July 5, 2020:

Due to mechanical issues, users on the Churchill Water System may currently be experiencing low water pressure. 

Normal water pressure is expected to be restored tomorrow (Monday, July 6.) Sorry for the inconvenience!

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County News & Announcements
Posted on: July 3, 2020

Annual Assessment Inspections

Accurate Assessment News Flash

Accurate Assessment, Kneehill County’s contracted Assessment Company, will be conducting residential inspections throughout the County on July 6-10 and July 13-17, in the areas of 29-23-4 to 29-26-4 and 30-21-4 to 30-26-4.

The Assessor will be dr...

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Visit our Assessment page for more information. County News & Announcements
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Open Farm Days 2020: Now Accepting Applications

Open Farm Days

With Alberta moving forward with Phase 2 of Relaunch on June 12 , Alberta Economic Development Trade and Tourism is proud to announce they have found a way to hold Open Farm Days in a safe and responsible way, while following government’s latest...

Apply to be a host farm!

Apply to be a host farm! County News & Announcements
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Council Notes

Council Notes

A short summary of the June 23, 2020, Council Meeting.

View June 23, 2020 Council Notes (PDF) County News & Announcements
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Horseshoe Canyon Improvements

News Release

At the June 23, 2020, Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council directed Administration to move towards the construction of a day-use washroom facility with a café and retail space at Horseshoe Canyon. Prior to construction, Administration will ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Neighbourhood Notes

Newsletter

The June edition of Kneehill County's ratepayer newsletter is hot off the presses!

Read it here... County News & Announcements
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Scholarship Program

Scholarships

Kneehill County offers two $2000 scholarships to rural County students enrolled in their first year of post-secondary education.

Apply by August 30, 2020 County News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2020

2020 Tax Rates

News Release

At the April 28, 2020 Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council passed Tax Rate Bylaw 1814.

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Posted on: March 1, 2020

Be a part of the discussion!

Land Use Bylaw 1808 Newsflash

The bylaw that governs Kneehill County's Land Use is changing, and Council wants to hear from you! Visit our webpage for a summary of the proposed changes to the Land Use Bylaw, and provide your feedback online!

Let us know what you think... County News & Announcements

News Flash

COVID-19

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Alberta's Recovery Plan

Alberta’s Recovery Plan

On June 29, 2020, the Province released “Alberta’s Recovery Plan” to set a direction for how the government intends to address the largest economic downturn since the Great Depression of the 1...

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Alberta's Recovery Plan... COVID-19
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Kneehill County's Re-Opening Plan

Kneehill County’s Re-Opening Plan

On April 30, 2020, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced Alberta’s relaunch strategy--a safely staged COVID-19 recovery plan to gradually reopen businesses and services and get people back to work.

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View our Relaunch Procedures Guide... COVID-19
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Kneehill County's COVID-19 Response

On March 13, the Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) was activated for Kneehill County. County staff continue to implement measures as advised by the province and Alberta Health Services to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. 

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COVID-19

News Flash

Posted on: June 30, 2020

Torrington Fire Media Release

Torrington Fire Media Release

At 340am on Tuesday, June 30, a structure fire occurred on 1st Street in Torrington. Three occupants received medical attention, however they were out of the building when fire arrived. 

Torrington Fire and Trochu Fire...

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Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Horseshoe Canyon Improvements

News Release

At the June 23, 2020, Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council directed Administration to move towards the construction of a day-use washroom facility with a café and retail space at Horseshoe Canyon. Prior to construction, Administration will ...

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PDF Version Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Tax Rate Bylaw

News Release

April 29, 2020 News Release

Tax Rate Bylaw

At the April 28, 2020 Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council passed Tax Rate Bylaw 1814. Under the new bylaw, changes to the residential tax burden are modest, non-residential gas producers will see an overall re...

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Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Reeve's COVID-19 Video Message

Reeves Message (1)

April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Reeve’s Video Message #1 

Good afternoon. My name is Jerry Wittstock, Reeve of Kneehill County.  Today I would like to talk to you about COVID-19, and what the County is doing to maintain services during t...

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Watch here... Kneehill County Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: July 2, 2020

Sourcing More Farm Fresh Local Food For Albertans Just Got Easier!

Sourcing More Farm Fresh Local Food For Albertans Just Got Easier!

The Agriculture and Forestry provided $81,000 to the Alberta Farm Fresh Producers Association (AFFPA) through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership to enhance its online producer directory....

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Posted on: May 30, 2020

Improving Access to Local Food

Copy of Call for Vendors

Changes to Alberta’s Food Regulation enable Albertans to sell low-risk home-prepared foods from home and at special events, increasing access to locally prepared food.

Additional Info... Local Foods and Agri-News

News Flash

Posted on: June 24, 2020

Local Traffic Only: Rge Rd 24-4

June 24, 2020:  Rge Rd 24-4, south of Hwy 582 to Twp Rd 31-0 is open to local traffic only. This two-mile road re-build will take approx. 30-35 days to complete.

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Road Closures
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Closed: Rge Rd 23-0

June 10, 2020: Rge Rd 23-0, between Twp Rd 31-0 and Twp Rd 30-4, is now closed for a culvert replacement.

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Road Closures