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March 17, 2020 1:04 PM

COVID-19 Information

Updates and information during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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June 16, 2020 10:00 AM

June 16, 2020

Playgrounds have re-opened in the MD of Bighorn. Please be aware that the COVID-19 virus can persist on surfaces for up to several days and the MD does not sanitize playground equipment. Follow Alberta Health guidelines on personal hygiene before and after visiting playgrounds. Stay home and do not use the playgrounds if you or your family are feeling unwell. Continue physical distancing practices by staying a minimum 6 feet away from others, avoid sharing toys, and limit contact with individuals outside of your household. Use playgrounds at your own risk.

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May 13, 2020 4:40 PM

May 13, 2020

On May 12, 2020, Council approved the 2020 Tax Rate Bylaw. To provide some financial relief to MD of Bighorn residents and businesses, Council has approved a reduction to the municipal tax rates for this year. In addition, Council deferred the due date for the collection of property taxes from June 30, 2020 to August 31, 2020. Late penalty charges we will be applied for overdue accounts starting on September 1, 2020. Please contact for more information.

May 7, 2020 11:16 AM

May 1, 2020

The MD of Bighorn Administration office will continue to be closed to the public until May 31, 2020. Updates will be provided as new information is received.

Council, Board, Committee and Commission meetings have been cancelled until May 31, 2020. This timeline will be reassessed depending on events with the ongoing pandemic.