Municipal Services

Municipal District of Bighorn No. 8


Description
Provides a variety of services to support district residents.

Service offers:

  • a variety of municipal services

Includes:

  • agriculture and environment - administering watershed protection initiatives (promoting erosion control, riparian areas protection, and safe farming practices alongside water courses), and agriculture support programs (weed inspections and control, problem wildlife control, agriculture education, and soil / water conservation practices)
  • assessment and taxation - property assessment roll information, issuing tax certificates, collecting property taxes
  • bylaw enforcement
  • emergency services - volunteer fire services, safety codes inspections on commercial operations, fire prevention / suppression equipment and forces, municipal emergency plan, Civic Ready emergency notification sign-up
  • maintenance of buildings, equipment and fleet maintenance, sanitary sewer facilities, waste management
  • maintenance of the road system - road maintenance, snow removal, road signage, gravel pits, information on road bans, where to get road permits
  • overseeing administrative and finance requirements of the district
  • planning and development - preparation and carrying out of various planning policies and related regulatory documents, processing subdivision applications, and issuing development and building permits
  • solid waste management - garbage disposal and recycling facilities
  • utilities - sewer operations, solid waste removal programs, building / equipment / fleet maintenance, water connections, wastewater and municipal sewage treatment systems, collection of utility fees
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of the Municipal District of Bighorn No. 8
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-673-3611
Telephone
403-233-7678 (Calgary direct)
Fax
403-673-3895
Web Site
http://www.mdbighorn.ca
Email
bighorn@mdbighorn.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees apply. Contact for details.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 23, 2022
Address
2 Heart Mountain Drive
Exshaw, AB, T0L 2C0
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM