Kneehill County Notices - February 8, 2017

FEBRUARY 2017 COUNCIL MEETING DATES
Tuesday, February 14 & 28, 2017




NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AMENDING LAND USE BYLAW
Date: February 14, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Council Chambers, Kneehill County Office
1600, 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0
Legal Description: Portion of SW 29-029-24 W4
Land Owners: R. James & Barb Bauer
Purpose
Pursuant to sections 230, 606, and 692 of the Municipal Government Act, Statutes of Alberta, Chapter M-26, 2000, as amended, the Council of Kneehill County in the Province of Alberta hereby gives notice of its intention to consider an application to amend Kneehill County Land Use Bylaw.
The purpose of the proposed amendment is to redesignate a 25 acre portion of the SW 29-29-24 W4M from Agriculture District to Agriculture Business District for a market garden, u-pick strawberry and on-farm store.
Therefore, Take Notice that a public hearing to contemplate the proposed amendment will be held in Kneehill County Council Chambers at 11:00 am on the 14th day of February, 2017.
Presentation: Oral and written comments and suggestions are invited and should be addressed to the point of the proposed Bylaw. They may be made by any person or group of persons or a person acting on his or their behalf, who claims to be affected by the proposed bylaw, and by any other persons that Council wishes to hear at the hearing. Written submissions may be made by the persons above, and must be received in the Kneehill County Office by Noon on Friday, February 10, 2017. It should be noted, written submissions will become public. Oral presentations may be made at the hearing by the persons above. Individuals who have submitted a letter may only address Council at the Public Hearing on new information not contained in the letter. The time limit of oral presentations is subject to the direction of the Chairman.
Documentation: Copies of the proposed amendment are available for public inspection at the Kneehill County Office during regular office hours.
First publication: February 1, 2017
Second Publication: February 8, 2017
Emailed submissions can be sent to:
planning.dept@kneehillcounty.com
Written submissions can be sent to:
Kneehill County
Box 400
Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0

KNEEHILL COUNTY COMMUNITY GRANTS
to Non-profit organizations
Kneehill County is accepting applications
for Community Grant Funding
Deadline: March 1, 2017 at 4:30 pm
Who Can Apply?
Non-Profit Organizations, Societies, or Associations who operate within Kneehill County and have a society status for a minimum of 2 (two) years.
Who Is Ineligible?
• Municipalities or Individual Persons.
• Projects that have already been started or completed.
• Organizations that received funding in prior year of more than $1000 dollars.
• Grant Applications and criteria are available electronically online at www.kneehillcounty.com, or can be picked up at the County office.
• No other form of application will be accepted.
• Funding is limited to a minimum of $500 dollars and funding requests over $5,000 will require a presentation to Council.
• Organizations have one year to use the funds.
• The entire amount of financial support provided must be used exclusively for the project program.
Please contact Carolyn Van der Kuil at Kneehill County should you have any questions regarding this program.
Tel: 403.443.5541
Fax: 403.443.5115
Email: carolyn.vanderkuil@kneehillcounty.com