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Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Council of the County of St. Paul is considering Bylaw No. 2020-21 which is a Bylaw to amend the Municipal Development Plan Bylaw 2013-51 and incorporate the following changes: The Municipal Development Plan Bylaw 2013-51 is hereby amended as following: 2.6 ENVIRONMENT AND FIRESMART PRACTISES Environment 8)  When lands…

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Seeking Members-at-Large

The County of St. Paul is seeking for residents to serve as members-at-large on the County Library Board and the Regional Assessment Review Board. Information on the opportunities and on how to apply. The deadline for applications for both opportunities is Friday, October 16, 2020.

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Driveway snow removal – Are you ready for winter?

Are you ready for winter?  Will your rural driveway need snow removal? Driveway snow removal agreements are available from the County of St. Paul Administration, Public Works, and Town of Elk Point offices.    Driveway Snow Removal Policy A fee of 25 dollars covers one driveway clearing.  Residents are encouraged to purchase multiple flags for each…

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Invest in the Alberta HUB region – one of Canada’s top locations!

Canada’s Competitive Award names Alberta HUB is one of the top 20 locations in Canada for economic development.  Read why  The County of St. Paul is a member of Alberta HUB. “We are very pleased to be recognized by Site Selection as one of the top 20 of Canada’s best locations. To compete globally Alberta…

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How and When to Contact the RCMP

The St. Paul RCMP Detachments has provided valuable information on when and how to contact the detachment.   Information  

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Development Permit Issued

TAKE NOTICE  that the following Development Permit has been issued in accordance with Land Use Bylaw No. 2013-50 of the County of St. Paul No. 19 PERMIT NO. LOCATION   20-D0081 S.E. 22-60-12-W4M Lot 7, Block 1, Plan 7722625 Garner Lake Single Family Dwelling distance is 1.32m to the front property line (E) instead of…

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Gravel Orders Re-open

As of Monday, September 21 new Gravel Delivery orders will be accepted by the County. Please note that we will be taking these orders on a week to week basis and delivery will be weather dependent. Information on gravel requests  

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Fall Wildfire Prevention Tips

Fall Wildfire Prevention Tips Fall is a busy time of year in the farming community, with completing the harvest and getting the last of the bales hauled in before the snow. Wildfire is probably the last thing on your mind, but with a little planning in the fall you can reduce the threat of wildfire…

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Property Tax Deadline – Penalties applied on October 1, 2020

A 3% (three percent) penalty will be applied on October 1, 2020 on the current property tax amount owing. In previous years, the penalty has been applied on July 1 but due to COVID-19, County Council passed a motion to extend the penalty date for 2020 only.    

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