MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

Highlights of the Regular Council Meeting held on May 17, 2022...

A few Highlights of the Regular Council Meetings held on May 17, 2022. Once they have been approved, the minutes are then available on the County Website under the Council tab.

RFD – TRAVIS Administration Fee – MOVED by Councillor Norton the County raise its fee from $15.00 to $25.00 for TRAVIS road permits and advise Travis of the increase.

RFD – Write off Penalties – Various Rolls – MOVED by Councillor Wiart to send a letter advising the County has accepted their payment of outstanding taxes in the amount of $17,697.79 and forgiven their outstanding penalties of $3,310.11 and recommend the company sign up for the monthly tax instalment payment plan, which may alleviate some financial hardship going forward.

RFD – Write off GIPOT Roll #40163410 – MOVED by Councillor Norton the County write off 50% of the outstanding taxes in the amount of $128.69 for the GIPOT (Grants in Place of Taxes) for Roll #40163410.

RFD – Policy Update – PW 019 Pipelines, Well Equipment, & Utilities – Right-of-Ways – MOVED by Councillor Norton that County Policy PW 019 Pipelines, Well Equipment & Utilities – Right-of-Ways be revised and adopted with the inclusion of fibre optic or telecommunication lines, applications by telecom, or other utility line, and buried and telecom utilities may be allowed parallel to the Right-of-Ways of 100’ located 0.6 m within the boundary of the right-of-way at a minimum depth of 3’ subject to County approval, as presented.

Bylaw No. 706-22 Amending Bylaw 698-21 the Land Use Bylaw – MOVED by Councillor Norton that Bylaw 706-22 being a bylaw Amending Bylaw 698-21 the Land Use Bylaw for the purpose of general updates within the County of Paintearth No. 18, be given Second Reading. 

ASHCOR Letter of Support – MOVED by Councillor Glazier to ratify the Letter of Support sent on behalf of the County for ASHCOR’s application to the Alberta Emissions Reduction program for their operation in the County north of Halkirk at the Battle River site.

Sale Price for New Fleet Lots – MOVED by Councillor Norton the new Fleet Lots be offered for sale at $18,900.00 per Lot.

Upcoming Council Meetings – June 7, 2022, June 21, 2022, July 19, 2022, August 16, 2022, and September 13, 2022. Council meeting dates are subject to individual change and commence at 9:00 a.m. Meetings are open to the public and delegations are always welcome. To request a time allotment, please call the office of the CAO. All requests must clearly identify the reason or purpose of the appointment and follow the guidelines as per Section 21 - Delegations of the County’s Procedure Bylaw 703-21.