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Posted on: January 18, 2021

Business Satisfaction Survey

Business Satisfaction Survey

Kneehill County Businesses & Ag Producers:
Help us identify the challenges and opportunities you face while conducting business in Kneehill County.

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Office & Shop Remain Closed to the Public

Coronavirus News Flash

Due to the extension of COVID-19 restrictions announced by the Province, the Kneehill County office and shop will remain CLOSED to the public until further notice.

COVID-19 Update... County News & Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Council Notes

Council Notes

A brief summary of January 12, 2021, Council Meeting.

View Jan 12, 2021 Council Notes County News & Announcements
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Neighbourhood Notes

Newsletter

Read the latest edition of Kneehill County's quarterly ratepayer newsletter. In this issue: Reeve's Message, Gravel Extraction, MDP, Liquid Strychnine update, and more!

Read it here! County News & Announcements
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Hunter Access Survey

Hunting Survey

The Alberta Conservation Association is seeking input from rural landowners regarding hunting on private land, including the factors considered when allowing or denying access.

Take the short survey here... County News & Announcements
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Succession Planning and Matching Program Available

Community Futures

Community Futures Succession Planning and Matching Program available to Rural Businesses

ROCKY VIEW COUNTY, AB (August 27, 2020) – Community Futures Centre West and Community Futures Wild Rose has partnered with 6 additional Community Futures offices throu...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Agritourism Challenge

Agritourism

Build a team of businesses that together define Agritourism in Kneehill County and the CF Wild Rose Region, and we will tell your story far and wide!

Community Futures Wild Rose has designed the Wild Rose Agritourism Innovation Challenge program for curren...

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News Flash

COVID-19

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

New Restrictions Announced

December 8, 2020

The Province of Alberta has announced mandatory, provincewide restrictions to protect the health system and slow the spread of COVID-19.

Effective December 8, 2020, all indoor and outdoor gatherings are prohibited, and masks are mandatory i...

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Public Health Measures... COVID-19
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Enhanced Public Health Measures in Effect

Coronavirus News Flash

On November 24, the Province of Alberta declared a Public Health Emergency and announced stronger public health measures to address the growing number of COVID-19 cases throughout the Province.

As well as the Alberta-wide restrictions listed below, "P...

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Enhanced Public Health Restrictions... COVID-19
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Kneehill County added to COVID-19 Watch Category

Kneehill County has been given a “Watch” status by Alberta Health Services, with 12 active cases of COVID-19 reported as of November 3, 2020.

Alberta’s COVID-Status map breaks the province down into regions defined by municipal boundaries. The Kneehill Cou...

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COVID-19 Information for Kneehill County Residents COVID-19
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...

Alberta's Recovery Plan...

Alberta's Recovery Plan... COVID-19

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 20, 2020

Province announces Decision on Oil and Gas Assessment Review

On Monday, October 19, 2020, Minister of Municipal Affairs Tracy Allard announced the Province’s decision regarding the Oil and Gas Assessment review. 

Rather than implementing one of the four original recommendations proposed--any of wh...

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PDF Version Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Fire Engines Delivered to Communities through Collaboration

News Release

On September 28, 2020, Kneehill County region's fire services were further enhanced with the delivery of four brand new fire trucks to the fire halls in the Town of Trochu, Village of Carbon, Village of Acme, and Hamlet of Torrington....

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PDF Version Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil & Gas Assessment Changes

August 4, 2020

News Release

Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil and Gas Assessment Changes 

On Tuesday, August 4, 2020, representatives from Kneehill County and Wheatland County met with Nathan Cooper, MLA for Olds/Didsbury/Three Hills, to ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

July 28, 2020

News Release

Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

"Overall, there seem to be few benefits to this decision that would outweigh the detrimental impacts that the County and our residents would face as a result. The main result would be a ...

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News Release: Oil and Gas Assessment Changes (PDF) Kneehill County Media Releases
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: January 12, 2021

Hunter Access Survey

Hunting Survey

The Alberta Conservation Association is seeking input from rural landowners regarding hunting on private land, including the factors considered when allowing or denying access.

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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: December 10, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1829- Municipal Development Plan

Date: February 23, 2021Time: 10:00 AMPlace: Council Chambers, Kneehill County Office1600, 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB   T0M 2A0

Purpose

On September 22, 2020, Land Use Bylaw 1808 was adopted.  Some of the changes that were made have cre...

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More information on the MDP... Public Hearings
Posted on: November 25, 2020

Rescheduled- Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1828- Keiver's Lake Road Closure

Date:  February 9, 2021-- (Rescheduled from January 12, 2021, due to COVID restrictions)Time: 10:00 AMPlace: Council Chambers, Kneehill County Office1600, 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB   T0M 2A0

BEING A BYLAW OF THE COUNCIL OF KNEEHILL C...

Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 1828

Public Hearing Package (PDF) Public Hearings

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Closed: Twp Rd 34-0

January 11, 2021: Twp Rd 34-0, between Hwy 21, and Rge Rd 23-4, is now closed due to bridge construction.

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Road Closures

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