Posts for April, 2013

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JUN
08
Development_permit

Development Permits Issued - Discretionary Use

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Take notice that the following permits for proposed development as described below have been issued in accordance with the Lamont County Land Use Bylaw No. 675/07:  Appeal by June 21, 2018 1. Legal Description: SW 9-57-20-W4 & NW 4-57-20-W4 Land Use: Agricultural District (A) Proposal: For the existing accessory buildings and uses (Scale Trailers, Scales, Office Trailer, Parts Warehouse, Contractor Trailer/Lunchroom (movable), Cold Storage Structure, Wash Car Trailers, ... More...
JUN
05
Fire_advisory

Fire Ban Downgraded to Fire Advisory

Posted on ago

Please be advised that effective at 12:00 p.m. June 05, 2018, the Fire Ban for Lamont County is changed to a Fire Advisory. The Fire Advisory allows for fire pits, safe campfires burn barrels with screens and fire permits to be issued for the burning of 4 foot X 4 foot debris piles as per County Fire Permit Policy 4121. Burning may be restricted again in the coming days if conditions worsen. Please monitor www.albertafirebans.ca daily for any updates or changes. More...
JUN
01
Summer-camps

Summer Camp Registration is Now Open-

Posted on ago

FCSS Lamont County Region is once again bringing weeks of fun programs and camping experiences to the kids and teens of Lamont County. This year, kids registered in Day Camps will be visiting Telus World of Science, The Launch Pad, The Zoo and Laser Quest, among spray park and Hanmore lake visits, and community days filled with fun activities. Over night camps this summer include a Boys Only camp, a Girls Only camp, with a night of guaranteed fun activities and PLAY! Camp schedules... More...
MAY
30
Road_construction

NOTICE---Road-Closure

Posted on ago

Please be advised that RR 181 between Highway 45 and Twp. Rd. 564 will be closed from June 4 to August 4, 2018, for culvert replacement. Please obey all road closure signs and plan an alternate travel route during construction, as there will be no through traffic allowed. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding!
MAY
23
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Landowner Soil Erosion Responsibility

Posted on ago

ATTENTION LANDOWNERS: The Alberta Soil Conservation Act states: 3. Every landholder shall, in respect of the landholder’s land, take appropriate measures a) to prevent soil loss or deterioration from taking place, or b) if soil loss or deterioration is taking place, to stop the loss or deterioration from continuing. 1998 cS-19 s3 Therefore, it is every landowner’s and/or land occupier’s duty and responsibility to protect the land from any type of deterioration... More...
MAY
22
Survey1

Lamont County Rural Transportation Coalition Needs Assessment Survey

Posted on ago

Lamont County Rural Transportation Coalition (LCRTC) has received numerous statements from community members identifying that there is a need for alternate transportation resources within the county and Towns/Villages. As there is no public transportation available and current driving services are located outside of our boundaries, many have expressed the concern that there are many citizens isolated and in need. The LCRTC has responded by creating a short survey to gather information a... More...
MAY
16
No-atvs-allowed-sign

Bruderheim Natural Area Closed to ATVs

Posted on ago

Due to dry conditions and the extreme vulnerability to wildfire in this area, the Government of Alberta has closed the Bruderheim Natural Area to all ATV traffic. This closure is being enforced, and anyone attempting to ignore the closure could be charged. An Environmental Hotline has been put in place by the Ministry of Environment for residents to report any all-terrain vehicles or other fire hazard concerns in this area. Environment and Parks, along with the Justice Department, wil... More...
MAY
03
Fire-danger-sign-high

Fire Ban in Effect

Posted on ago

Due to dry conditions Lamont County Council has issued a fire ban, effective immediately.   ALL FIRE PERMITS ARE SUSPENDED EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY Propane Barbeques will be allowed for cooking purposes only. And MUST be attended to at all times while in use. No burn barrels No warming fires No burning is permitted during this fire ban Further information can be obtained at https://www.albertafirebans.ca/ or by contacting the Lamont County Emergency Services... More...
MAY
03
Sole_over

State of Local Emergency Ended

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 A motion has been passed to end the State of Local Emergency issued for spring flooding. It was decided that are no longer in need of extraordinary measures, as the situation has become manageable and the concerns regarding high water around Tagore Estates are no longer as immediate as they once were. Public Works is now in clean up/recovery mode, and will be concentrating on road and culvert maintenance. There are still currently 13 roads closed in the county, with a few requiring m... More...
APR
27
Gavel

2nd & 3rd Reading for ASP, MDP & LUB Amending Bylaws

Posted on ago

At the February 13, 2018, council meeting, first reading was provided for the Heartland Area Structure Plan and amending bylaws for the Municipal Development Plan and the Land Use Bylaw. Please be advised that 2nd and 3rd readings are planned to take place during the May 8, 2018, council meeting. Public is welcome to attend. Copies of the proposed ASB and amending bylaws for the MDP and LUB are available at the Lamont County Administration Building and on the Planning & Development ... More...