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Posted on: July 21, 2021

**D.P. No. 52/21 - Near Hwy 1X and 1A Junction, Bow Corridor

**D.P. No. 52/21 - For the Renewal of a Country Recreational Lodge development with associated accessory buildings and uses, for a Change in Use of two existing cabins for the lodge use, for two variances: one for yurts and one for an existing cabin, and ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

**D.P. No. 48/21 - Hamlet of Dead Man's Flats

**D.P. No. 48/21 – For a Renewal of a Two-Bedroom Bed and Breakfast Operation (3-year term) located on Lot 59, Block 7, Plan 151 3129 (120 River’s Bend Way) within the Hamlet of Dead Man’s Flats.

**Note: This permit is a Discr...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

**D.P. No. 47/21 - Hamlet of Lac Des Arcs

**D.P. No. 47/21 – For a Change in Intensity to an Existing Accessory Building (the installation of a toilet & sink) and the installation of a new Sewage Handling System for the subject building located on Lot 2, Block 7, Plan 061 0644 (5 Mo...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

**D.P. No. 43/21 - North Ranchlands near Baymar Road

**D.P. No. 43/21 - For Accessory Uses to the Upper Level of an Existing Accessory Building, to Reorganize the Floor Space, and for a New Second Floor Deck Addition located on Lot 3, Block 1, Plan 001 3176 (64136 Baymar Road – Twp Rd. 265) within...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Calgary Forest Area Wildfire Update-July 22, 2021

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Calgary Forest Area Wildfire Update - July 22, 2021

CURRENT CONDITIONS IN THE CALGARY FOREST AREA

Hot and dry conditions have persisted in the Calgary Forest Area (CFA) with virtually no precipitation.  The conditions in the south of the CFA are of...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

MD Council Approves Jura Creek Project Tender Process

At their June 8th regular meeting, Council granted Administration the authority to award the contract for the Jura Creek Debris-Flood Mitigation Project. The tender for Jura Creek project will be posted in the next two weeks.  Administration will...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

The Back 40 - 2021 Resource Management Plan (RMP) Renewal Process

The RMP is a guiding document for the care and management of The Back 40 and is reviewed every 5 years, the current RMP expires fall 2021. Here is a copy of the Draft 2021 RMP, the current (2016) RMP and a lett...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Wildfire Season runs from March 1st to October 31st in Alberta

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Fire permits are now required for most burning in the Forest Protection Area. 

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

Ways to Help Keep Cool

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With this heat wave we are lucky to live where the temperature drops at night and we generally have pretty easy access to water outside - creeks, ponds, rivers and lakes.

It is still important to make sure you take care of your self and family, your home a...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT & INDUSTRY JOIN FORCES IN SEEBE DAM / BOW RIVER SAFETY PROGRAM EAST OF CALGARY

The Municipal District of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda First Nation and the RCMP today announced a coordinated program with TransAlta, ATCO and the Canadian Pacific Police Service seeking to dissuade people from trespassing to swim and jump from cliffs and brid...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Full Closure of Yamnuska for Summer 2021

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Please be advised that Alberta Parks is closing Yamnuska / Îyâ Mnathka this summer from the end of May to November. 

The mountain is one of the most popular peaks in Kananaskis Region and Alberta Parks responds to over 50 publi...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

FireSmart 101

More so than ever before, Canadians are feeling the direct and indirect impacts of wildfire. There is a growing need for FireSmart education.

FireSmart Canada has developed a FREE one-hour course for those who are getting started with FireSmart and want to...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

COVID-19 Resources and Helpful Links

The health and well-being of our community is a top priority.  Here are some resources and helpful links to help you connect with the information you may need as the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve.  

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