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Posted on: April 27, 2021

*D.P. Application No. 31/21 - Hamlet of Dead Man's Flats

*D.P. Application No. 31/21 - For a Temporary Development Permit (sale of wood carvings with associated temporary tens and fencing) located on Lots 5 & 6, Block 2, Plan 8170 HX ( 150 - 1st Ave, Bighorn Motel Parking Lot) within the Hamlet of Dead Man&...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

**D.P. Application No. 23/21 - Hamlet of Exshaw

**D.P. Application No. 23/21 -For a Two-Storey Accessory Building (Garage on lower level) with a Two-Bedroom Studio Suite (in upper level), a Studio Suite Size Variance, and Demolition of a Portion of a Stone Retaining Wall all located at Lot 9, Block 3, ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

**D.P. Application No. 21/21 - near 1A Highway, East of the Town of Canmore

**D.P. Application No. 21/21 - For the Renewal of a Commercial Dog Kennel (Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours) with Associated Accessory Structures (two shipping containers, and one accessory structure) and Kennel Visits located all on a PTN. of NE Sec. 23, Twp. 24...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

**D.P. Application No. 20/21 - Hamlet of Exshaw

**D.P. Application No. 20/21 - For the Relocation of a Single Detached Dwelling with a Rear Yard Setback Variance, Temporary Occupancy of an RV (during Construction), and Demolition of the Existing Dwelling all located at Lot 12, Block 6, Plan 7921 G.P. (...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

**D.P. Application No. 02/21 - Hamlet of Dead Man's Flats

**D.P. Application No. 02/21 - For a Secondary Suite (within the Dwelling under construction) for a 1-year term located at Lot 8, Block 8, Plan 151 0262 (136 River’s Bend Way) within the Hamlet Dead Man’s Flats. 

**Note: This p...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Back 40 Trail Closure - Update

May 12, 2021

Officers have determined the bear involved is a mature female grizzly bear. It is not known whether the female grizzly was accompanied by cub(s), but based on evidence, a single bear was involved in the attack, and it was likely a defensive en...

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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: April 7, 2021

Calgary Forest Area Wildfire Update - May 3, 2021

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May 3, 2021 Calgary Forest Area Wildfire Update

CURRENT CONDITIONS IN THE CALGARY FOREST AREAWildfire Danger -Low

With the widespread precipitation received over the weekend, the wildfire danger rating in the Calgary Forest Area is now LOW.

The Fire Advisory...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Jura-Creek Third Party Review

At the March 30, 2021 Public information session questions were asked regarding the availability of the third party review undertaken by BGC Engineering Inc. for the Jura Creek preliminary design. The BGC third party review and Golder Associates response ...

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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: March 22, 2021

Jura Creek Flood Mitigation project – Public Information Session

The MD of Bighorn will be hosting a public information session for the Jura Creek flood mitigation project on Tuesday March 30, 2021 from 2-4pm and 6:30-8:30pm. 

The Jura Creek debris-flood mitigation project, located upstream of Highway 1A, is de...

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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: 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: 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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