Notices of Public Hearings
PROPOSED REVISED CEIP BYLAW 2022/10
Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Town of Rocky Mountain House has given first reading to Bylaw 2022/10, being a revised Clean Energy Improvement Tax Bylaw, to provide clarity to the Clean Energy Improvement Program and to change references from “commercial” to “non-residential” in the Bylaw, to align with the Municipal Government Act. Upon final passage and approval, this bylaw will authorize revisions to the proper officers of the said Town regarding Clean Energy Improvement Agreements with property-owners to finance Clean Energy Improvements to properties within the corporate limits of Rocky Mountain House.
A copy of the proposed bylaw and any related documents can be seen during regular office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday) at the Town Office at 5116-50 Ave. These documents are also available online at www.rockymtnhouse.com.
Council will hold a public hearing in the Council Chambers on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at 1 p.m.
Persons wishing to speak will be requested to state their name and address.
Written comments must be submitted no later than July 26 at 4:30 p.m.
Anyone requesting further information or wanting to submit written comments can contact Senior Development Officer Renée Hartling at 403-847-5260 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOW THEREFORE NOTICE is hereby given by the Council of the Town of Rocky Mountain House that, unless a petition of the electors for a vote on Bylaw No. 2022/10 is demanded, as provided for by the terms of Section 231 of the Municipal Government Act, the said Council may pass the said bylaw.
All persons interested are hereby notified and they are required to govern themselves accordingly.
DATED AT THE Town of Rocky Mountain House, in the Province of Alberta, this 5th day of July, 2022.
Town of Rocky Mountain House
Per: DEAN KRAUSE
CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
INFORMATION FOR ELECTORS
Pursuant to Section 1(i) of the Municipal Government Act an “elector” means:
- A person who is eligible to vote in the election for a councillor under the Local Authorities Election Act.
Pursuant to section 47 (1) of the Local Authorities Election Act a person is eligible to vote in an election if he/she:
a) Is at least 18 years old,
b) Is a Canadian citizen, and
c) resides in Alberta and the person’s place of residence is located in the local jurisdiction on election day.
Unless otherwise provided in the Municipal Government Act, or any other enactment, only electors of a municipality are eligible to be petitioners.
A petition must be signed by the required number of petitioners. In the case of the Town of Rocky Mountain House, the petition must be signed,
- by electors of the municipality equal in number to at least 10 per cent of the population.
The petition for a vote must be received by the Chief Administrative Officer within 15 days of the last publication of this notice and shall contain on each page an accurate and identical statement of the purpose of the petition.
Further requirements of the petition are provided in section 224 of the Municipal Government Act.
DATE of the last publication of this notice is the 27th day of July, 2022.
Municipal Planning Commission
The Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) hears and rules on applications pertaining to the Land Use Bylaw. The MPC meets as needed.
Upcoming MPC meeting Packages:
Previous MPC Meeting Packages
MPC Approved Minutes
The Town of Rocky Mountain House is a member of a Regional Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB). Learn more about the regional SDAB here.