Carbon November 27, 2013

NEXT COUNCIL MEETING – Tuesday, December 9, 2013 at 7:00 PM.

CARBON GALA – Carbon Holiday Gala... December 7, 2013 at Carbon Hall. Band: Four on the Floor. Tickets $50/ea at the Village office. Tables of 8 available for reservations. There are a few tables left so if you are thinking about attending please call the Village office to reserve.

CARBON CHRISTMAS MARKET – December 14 from 10 to 4, at the Community Hall. All proceeds going to the Carbon Library. Silent auction and raffle.

ZION BAPTIST CHURCH – Hwy 9 & Hesketh Road. 18 minutes west of Drumheller, 20 minutes east of Beiseker. Join us for an amazing Country Market, Sat., December 7 from 11 - 5, all vendors are bringing hand made or baked items. This is a true "make it or bake it" event! We have some wonderful artists, crafters, bakers and talented vendors bringing you their best creations.

DOG AND CAT LICENSES – Pet tags for 2014 are now available at the Village Office.
Dog tags are $20 for spayed or neutered; $30 for unaltered. Cat tags are $20 for spayed, neutered or unaltered. After February 1, 2014 the fee increases to $35 for dogs and cats; $40 for unaltered dogs.

SNOW REMOVAL – By-Law 2008-760 states that all persons within the Village of Carbon are required to remove all snow, ice, dirt and other obstructions from sidewalks situated on land adjoining the property owned or occupied by them. The Village of Carbon is hereby authorized to provide for the clearing of sidewalks adjoin the property of residents or business who for 48 hours neglect to clear them and in the case of non-payment of expenses by the owner or occupant the expense will be added to the property owners roll number as an amount owing to the property tax roll to be recovered in a like manner as with other taxes. (Penalty $40/hour, min. one hour charge).
Any electrical cord over a sidewalk shall be erected at least 2.5 meters (8 Ft.) above the sidewalk and in no event shall an electrical cord be laid on the sidewalk.

CARBON FARMERS' EXCHANGE POTTERY STUDIO – Those experienced potters who wish to use the studio on their own time the membership for 2013/2014 is $50/month or $450 annually or $250 for 6 months. Each member will have access to the studio via key code. Clay $15/bag while supplies last.

GARBAGE PICK UP CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE – December 27 (Friday); January 3 (Friday). Back to regular schedule January 8/14. REMINDER: ALL Cardboard must be flattened prior to putting in recycle bin!

RV WINTER STORAGE – If you interested in storing your RV in Carbon, the Village will be providing a storage area (East Campground) – after Thanksgiving weekend throughout the winter months. Price will be $20/month. For more information please call the Village office.