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Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Alix village council gave its initial<br />

nod to an important planning document<br />

which now goes out for public<br />

comment. The resolution was passed<br />

at the Jan. 17 regular meeting of<br />

council.<br />

Village Chief Administrative Officer<br />

(CAO) Michelle White presented councillors<br />

with a new municipal<br />

development plan (MDP) bylaw, noting<br />

in her report that the previous bylaw<br />

was a bit outdated.<br />

“The village’s current MDP was<br />

passed in May of 2009,” stated White’s<br />

memo to council.<br />

“There have been significant<br />

changes since that time, meaning an<br />

update to the document was necessary.<br />

The review process was started<br />

in 2<strong>02</strong>1 but suffered many delays. A<br />

final draft is now ready for council<br />

consideration.”<br />

The CAO stated it may have been a<br />

long time coming but the draft is<br />

satisfying.<br />

“We’re pretty happy with it, actually,”<br />

said White.<br />

During discussion White noted that<br />

an agreement with Lacombe County,<br />

the Intermunicipal Development Plan<br />

(IDP), had to be discussed in a public<br />

meeting before councillors had a<br />

chance to ponder the new MDP. White<br />

stated the IDP and proposed MDP now<br />

mesh nicely.<br />

INDEX<br />

Letters ................................ 2<br />

Bashaw council .......... 3, 4, 8<br />

Agriculture ......................... 4<br />

Alix council ......................... 5<br />

Castor council ..................... 5<br />

Classifieds/Careers ............. 6<br />

Directory ............................ 6<br />

Obituaries .......................... 7<br />

In her report the CAO also noted<br />

municipalities in Alberta are required<br />

by the Municipal Government Act<br />

(MGA) to adopt an MDP bylaw; such a<br />

bylaw is required to contain a number<br />

of details and the municipality must<br />

hold a public hearing to allow community<br />

feedback before the MDP bylaw<br />

can be fully adopted.<br />

According to a fact sheet available<br />

on the provincial government’s website<br />

some of the required elements of an<br />

MDP include future land use within<br />

the municipality, the manner of and<br />

the proposals for future development<br />

in the municipality, the provision of<br />

municipal services and facilities either<br />

<br />

Coronation council:<br />

Town approves<br />

use of arena<br />

at no cost on<br />

long weekend<br />

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generally or specifically; an MDP must<br />

also contain certain policies that<br />

respect the protection of agricultural<br />

operations and lastly an MDP may also<br />

address environmental matters within<br />

the municipality, conservation<br />

reserves, economic development plus<br />

many other details.<br />

The draft bylaw contains sections<br />

such as growth management, economic<br />

development, downtown<br />

development, parks/recreation/culture<br />

and utilities, among many others.<br />

The CAO noted the municipality in<br />

general will be affected by this bylaw;<br />

she further stated the public should<br />

understand this bylaw is geared<br />

BIG VALLEY<br />

Alix council:<br />

Museum asks<br />

Alix village<br />

council for<br />

funds<br />

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towards future planning of Alix as a<br />

whole.<br />

Coun. Ed Cole commented that after<br />

reading the draft bylaw he was happy<br />

to see it’s easy to understand.<br />

The CAO further clarified that this<br />

bylaw’s development was delayed<br />

somewhat by Stats Canada’s release of<br />

census numbers.<br />

As councillors discussed the draft<br />

bylaw, the CAO noted an MDP is also<br />

quite useful for potential developers<br />

who can read it and understand what<br />

the community is interested in.<br />

Councillors unanimously passed<br />

first reading of the new MDP bylaw<br />

and set the date for the public hearing.<br />

Village to have by-election Feb. 20<br />

Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

It looks like Village of Big Valley residents<br />

will be heading to the polls in<br />

<strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong>, and they will have plenty of<br />

options to choose from in an upcoming<br />

by-election.<br />

Nominations for two vacant council<br />

seats closed Jan. 24 with four candidates<br />

stepping forward.<br />

Village Chief Administrative Officer<br />

(CAO) and returning officer Colleen<br />

Mayne confirmed in a phone call with<br />

the <strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong> newspaper Jan. 25 that<br />

four candidates declared for the byelection<br />

to fill two council seats,<br />

meaning there will be an election.<br />

Big Valley residents should note the<br />

by-election date is Tues. Feb. 20 as the<br />

day before is a stat holiday, Family<br />

Day.<br />

Mayne provided candidate names in<br />

alphabetical order: Timmothy Field,<br />

Chantel Janke, Elaine Macdonald and<br />

Harry Nibourg.<br />

While there are two council<br />

vacancies the third seat remains occupied<br />

by Coun. Dan Houle. However,<br />

until two councillors are elected and<br />

sworn-in, the village remains under<br />

the stewardship of Official<br />

Administrator (OA) Gene Sobolewski.<br />

The returning officer stated she is<br />

planning an event such as an all-candidates<br />

forum where the four can<br />

introduce themselves and answer<br />

questions from the public. No date or<br />

time has been set for that yet.<br />

Gun Show<br />

Feb. 10, 11<br />

Sat. 10-6<br />

Sun. 10-4<br />

Camrose Regional Exhibition<br />

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2 February 1'24 HANNA/CORONATION/STETTLER, AB. <strong>ECA</strong> REVIEW<br />

VIEWPOINTS<br />

The opinions expressed are not necessarily<br />

the opinions of this newspaper.<br />

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MAIL BAG<br />

Common sense<br />

and respect gone?<br />

Dear Editor,<br />

Thank you for the excellent articles<br />

on resident displacement including the<br />

barn building and your most recent<br />

article on Solar and Wind Farm<br />

Ethics. Both these articles bring to<br />

light the challenges our communities<br />

and province are facing. Ones that no<br />

one wants to talk about.<br />

I recently read a submission in an<br />

Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC)<br />

Initiated Proceeding 28689 regarding<br />

Federal Jurisdiction and Supreme<br />

Court of Canada Supported<br />

Aeronautical Safety.<br />

The submission read “I would like<br />

the Commission to consider how much<br />

one person’s hobby of flying should<br />

affect a number of neighbours land<br />

and life decisions.”<br />

This submission is dismissing the<br />

rights of a federally licensed and federally<br />

controlled aerodrome as it may<br />

interfere with the rights of landowners<br />

<br />

MAIL BAG<br />

to host wind turbines.<br />

Where have our community values<br />

and support for one another gone?<br />

I was also recently introduced to a<br />

local initiative asking residents to host<br />

construction workers for the Capital<br />

Power 2 Wind Project and the ATCO<br />

CETO Power line to show what a wonderful<br />

community we have. Great<br />

initiative. Except those that have been<br />

displaced and forced to relocate are<br />

being asked to support this initiative<br />

and make their empty yard sites available<br />

to those that displaced them.<br />

Kinda sounds like Justin Trudeau<br />

telling us to not fertilize, keep our cows<br />

from burping or farting. Telling us we<br />

cannot heat our homes with gas or eat<br />

pizza from a wood-fired pizza oven.<br />

Where has our common sense and<br />

respect for one another gone?<br />

Thank you <strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong>.<br />

Dwayne Felzien<br />

County of Paintearth<br />

Expanding 2<strong>02</strong>3 livestock<br />

drought recovery support<br />

Submitted<br />

The governments of Canada and<br />

Alberta are expanding drought livestock<br />

assistance eligibility to help<br />

producers maintain breeding herds.<br />

The 2<strong>02</strong>3 Canada-Alberta Drought<br />

Livestock Assistance initiative is<br />

expanding eligibility to 23 new regions<br />

and extending the application<br />

deadline.<br />

Funding for this joint AgriRecovery<br />

initiative is provided through the<br />

Sustainable Canadian Agricultural<br />

Partnership (Sustainable CAP).<br />

Livestock producers in eligible<br />

regions who altered their usual<br />

grazing practices<br />

due to drought<br />

conditions for<br />

more than 21<br />

days this season<br />

can apply for<br />

financial support<br />

to cover losses<br />

incurred to<br />

manage and<br />

maintain female<br />

breeding animals<br />

such as cattle,<br />

bison, horses, elk,<br />

sheep, goats,<br />

alpacas, yak,<br />

musk ox, deer,<br />

water buffalo and<br />

llamas. A minimum<br />

of 15<br />

animals per type<br />

of livestock are<br />

required to qualify.<br />

Funding for the new regions will<br />

open on Jan. 29. Applicants in this<br />

intake may receive payments of up to<br />

$150 per head. The application deadline<br />

is Feb. 22 and extraordinary costs<br />

can be incurred until March 31. This<br />

expansion also gives producers who<br />

were already eligible another opportunity<br />

to apply.<br />

Agriculture Financial Services<br />

Corporation (AFSC) continues to<br />

administer the initiative. Livestock<br />

producers can get more information<br />

and apply by visiting AFSC’s website.<br />

LEGACY DRILLING LTD.<br />

Water Wells<br />

Pasture Wells<br />

Drilling and Servicing<br />

Jeff Southworth<br />

Phone: 403-854-<strong>01</strong>72 • Hanna, AB<br />

Phone: 403-396-2254 • Delburne, AB<br />

E-Mail: legacydrillingltd@outlook.com<br />

Emergency 24/hr On Call<br />

<br />

Lack of knowledge<br />

could be cause<br />

Dear Editor,<br />

I was very interested in your<br />

Viewpoint article in the Jan. 25, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

edition, pg. 6, titled ‘Please be aware of<br />

flashing green, lives could be at stake’.<br />

However, I think you omitted one possible<br />

cause for that little grey car to<br />

have ignored the large white 4x4’s<br />

flashing green light: lack of<br />

knowledge.<br />

That would have been the case, had I<br />

been the driver of that little car. I’m in<br />

my 70’s, grew up in a small town in<br />

eastern Canada, and later moved from<br />

Montreal, then to Calgary where I<br />

lived for over 30 years. I’ve spent the<br />

last 15 years in rural central Alberta.<br />

While I’ve seen green fire trucks (I<br />

think Calgary switched from red ones<br />

to green ones years ago) -- but the fire<br />

trucks in the communities surrounding<br />

where I live aren’t white and<br />

sport red flashing lights. So do the<br />

ambulances.<br />

MAIL BAG<br />

Notice of Development<br />

If I were driving down the highway<br />

in front of a vehicle such as you<br />

described, while I feel sure I’d see the<br />

light, I would be oblivious to its nature.<br />

For all I’d know, it would simply be a<br />

sign of a “wide load” or “heavy load”.<br />

However, if I knew what that<br />

flashing green light meant, I would<br />

certainly pull over and let it pass -- so I<br />

thank you for the new-to-me information<br />

your article gave me.<br />

One other thought though. If I were<br />

the driver of the emergency vehicle<br />

and the vehicle in front of me wasn’t<br />

getting the message of the green light,<br />

I’d use my horn to get it to pull over.<br />

You didn’t mention that as an option in<br />

the circumstances.<br />

Thanks again for the information. If<br />

in future I ever see a white pick-up<br />

truck sporting a flashing green light,<br />

I’ll be sure to move out of its way.<br />

Margaret Blank,<br />

Mirror, Alta.<br />

The following Development Permit was issued in accordance<br />

with the Town of Hanna Land Use Bylaw #1032-2<strong>02</strong>3. Written<br />

appeals can be submitted to the Town of Hanna Subdivision<br />

and Development Appeal Board Secretary Box 430 Hanna AB<br />

T0J 1P0.<br />

Date Issued: January 29, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

Appeal Deadline: February 22, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

Development: D<strong>02</strong>-24<br />

Civic: 203 2nd Avenue West Hanna Ab<br />

Legal: Lot: 25, Block: 11, Plan: 6133AW, Roll#: 62800<br />

Land Use District: C1 – Downtown Commercial District<br />

Proposed Development<br />

Childcare Centre: To operate a business as a Childcare Centre<br />

which is an allowable Discretionary Use in the Land Use Bylaw.<br />

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<strong>ECA</strong> REVIEW HANNA/CORONATION/STETTLER, AB February 1'24 3<br />

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Council hears library<br />

manager not town employee<br />

Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism<br />

Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Bashaw town council heard a<br />

report to clarify whether they<br />

have any authority over the<br />

public library board or its<br />

employees amid a controversy<br />

affecting that community. The<br />

report was given to council at<br />

their Jan. 17 regular meeting of<br />

council.<br />

Town Chief Administrative<br />

Officer (CAO) Theresa Fuller<br />

reported back to councillors on<br />

the roles and responsibilities of<br />

both municipal councils and<br />

public library boards amid<br />

backlash in the community<br />

over the recent release of the<br />

Bashaw Public Library<br />

manager.<br />

Typically, civic employee hirings<br />

and releases are done<br />

behind closed doors and newspapers<br />

hear little to nothing<br />

about such issues. However, the<br />

public has submitted letters to<br />

the editor to the East Central<br />

Alberta (<strong>ECA</strong>) <strong>Review</strong> newspaper<br />

discussing this issue<br />

publicly while numerous comments<br />

have appeared on social<br />

media about the library manager’s<br />

release.<br />

In a phone call to the <strong>ECA</strong><br />

<strong>Review</strong> Jan. 19 Fuller noted that<br />

councillors, at a previous<br />

meeting, acknowledged the<br />

community had questions and<br />

<br />

concerns about the library<br />

manager’s release and had been<br />

contacting town council with<br />

those concerns.<br />

Councillors requested more<br />

information on the roles and<br />

responsibilities of town council<br />

and the library board.<br />

Fuller stated she provided a<br />

report to council that included<br />

information from the provincial<br />

government showing libraries<br />

have much autonomy from the<br />

municipalities they reside in;<br />

libraries are governed by their<br />

own act, the Libraries Act,<br />

whereas municipalities are governed<br />

by the Municipal<br />

Government Act (MGA).<br />

While municipalities like<br />

Bashaw provide funding for the<br />

local library board, such a<br />

board also gets provincial<br />

funding and has its own volunteer<br />

board of directors which<br />

can hire its own employees.<br />

Fuller reported to council the<br />

library board is a separate governing<br />

body.<br />

She also noted, however,<br />

there is some discussion in the<br />

community about how library<br />

board members were recruited;<br />

they ultimately have to be<br />

approved by a resolution of<br />

council too.<br />

The CAO also noted Mayor<br />

Rob McDonald and Coun.<br />

Jackie Northey are both representatives<br />

to the library board,<br />

and it was clarified that when<br />

attending library board<br />

meetings the two act as board<br />

members, and when attending<br />

council meetings the two act as<br />

councillors.<br />

Fuller stated again that she<br />

clarified the library manager is<br />

an employee of the library<br />

board, not the Town of Bashaw.<br />

Further, she explained town<br />

council’s primary role with the<br />

public library is to examine and<br />

approve the library’s annual<br />

budget; if councillors have questions<br />

or concerns about the<br />

library, this is a good time to<br />

address those.<br />

The CAO’s report also<br />

included a provincial government<br />

document that explained<br />

the nine roles and responsibilities<br />

of municipal councils when<br />

it comes to library boards.<br />

Those nine roles and responsibilities<br />

included establishing a<br />

library board, appointing board<br />

members, funding local library<br />

service, providing for a library<br />

building and equipment, determining<br />

the financial review,<br />

receiving the library board<br />

bylaws, receiving library board<br />

reports, participating in<br />

regional library systems and<br />

appointing members to the<br />

regional system board.<br />

Fuller stated councillors had<br />

a “lengthy discussion” about<br />

their roles and responsibilities<br />

with the local library board,<br />

and had no concerns with her<br />

report. They unanimously<br />

accepted it as information.<br />

Town approves use of arena<br />

at no cost on long weekend<br />

Lane Koster<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Coronation town council agreed to<br />

give a letter of support for a liquor<br />

license and provide the arena at no<br />

cost but proof of event insurance must<br />

be provided for an initiative by the<br />

Home Town Festivities Guild in<br />

August. This decision was made<br />

during the regular council meeting,<br />

Jan. 22, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong>.<br />

“The Hometown Festivities Guild is<br />

advancing with their plans for a floor<br />

hockey, 4 on 4, tournament on the<br />

August long weekend,” reported CAO<br />

Quinton Flint in his briefing to<br />

council.<br />

The Guild requested access to the<br />

arena as the main venue for the tournament<br />

and for the town to provide the<br />

arena space free of charge for the first<br />

year, to minimize expenses, while continuing<br />

to secure funding and other<br />

sponsorships.<br />

Coun. Cody Hillmer moved that the<br />

Town of Coronation make the arena<br />

available for the tournament and other<br />

festivities, pending proof of insurance<br />

for a liquor license. The motion<br />

carried.<br />

BASHAW COUNCIL<br />

CORONATION COUNCIL<br />

not being available, or he couldn’t be<br />

found.<br />

The attendant was not living at the<br />

campground therefore the reason for<br />

not always being available.<br />

Coun. Hillmer moved that we amend<br />

the contract to say the caretaker does<br />

not have to stay on site but needs to be<br />

readily available within 10 to 15 minutes.<br />

This motion was defeated.<br />

Coun. Ron Checkel moved the town<br />

to tender the contract for a campground<br />

attendant. The contract<br />

attendant must have a temporary residence<br />

at the campground during the<br />

period of the contract. The motion<br />

passed.<br />

During discussion, it was noted that<br />

revenue last year was about $85,000<br />

but with the attendant, water line<br />

repairs, propane, power and wifi<br />

expenses, it wasn’t a money maker.<br />

“In reality, we’re not making a<br />

whole lot,” stated Coun. Mark<br />

Standard.<br />

Doctor for Coronation<br />

CAO Quinton Flint reported that Dr.<br />

Mark will be in Coronation early in<br />

May <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> with hopes of beginning his<br />

practice in Coronation in June.<br />

plan and recommendations<br />

with<br />

Municipal<br />

Development<br />

Plans (MDPs).<br />

Turn to Drought, Pg 8<br />

“GRAZING & PASTURE MANAGEMENT”<br />

February 7 th -<br />

OYEN<br />

OYEN CANALTA<br />

HOTEL MEETING<br />

ROOM 6-9 PM<br />

Karin Lindquist -<br />

“Grazing Principles”<br />

Dr. Greg Penner - “Cow<br />

Efficiency Calculator”<br />

Rafter 00 Producer Highlight<br />

Baron Ranching Producer<br />

Highlight<br />

County of Paintearth No. 18<br />

NOTICE OF DEVELOPMENT HEARING<br />

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

COUNCIL CHAMBERS<br />

#1 Crowfoot Crossing Industrial Park<br />

County of Paintearth, AB<br />

The County has given 1st reading to a bylaw 719-24 to amend the<br />

Land Use Bylaw 698-21 for the purpose of rezoning the NW14-<br />

37-13-W4 from Agricultural District to Recreational District. In<br />

accordance with the Municipal Government Act Section 606, the<br />

County shall cause to be held a PUBLIC HEARING at the noted<br />

time below:<br />

11:00 AM LUB Amendment Bylaw #719-24 Rezoning of Lands<br />

The proposed bylaw and amendment are available for viewing on<br />

the County website at www.countypaintearth.ca or at the County<br />

Office, #1 Crowfoot Crossing Industrial Park at Hwy #12 and Twp<br />

Rd 374. Anyone who may be affected or claim to be affected by<br />

the above proposed plans or bylaws may make an oral or written<br />

presentation at the above noted hearing, or submit a written<br />

presentation to the County of Paintearth, Box 509, Castor, AB<br />

T0C 0X0 or by fax 403-882-3560 no later than 4:30 pm on Friday<br />

February 16, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong>.<br />

Todd Pawsey,<br />

Dated: February 1, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> Director of Community Services<br />

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING<br />

BYLAW NO. 564-24<br />

AMENDMENTS TO THE<br />

LAND USE BYLAW<br />

Bylaw No. 564-24 proposes to adopt amendments to the<br />

Land Use Bylaw (LUB) to regulate and control use and<br />

development of land and buildings in the Village of Clive.<br />

A Public Hearing for this bylaw will be held on Monday,<br />

February 12th, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> at 6:45 p.m., in Council Chambers<br />

at 5115 – 50th Street, Clive, AB. The style of the hearing will<br />

be informal and persons wishing to speak will be requested<br />

to state their name and address for the record upon being<br />

recognized by the Chairperson. Council will consider<br />

submissions made in person or by the agent from any<br />

person who claims to be affected by the proposed bylaw.<br />

Any person wishing to submit written comments<br />

may do so by sending them to Parkland Community<br />

Planning Services, at the address below, prior to<br />

4:30 p.m. on February 9th, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong>. Persons may provide<br />

oral presentations at the Council meeting, regardless of<br />

whether or not they have provided a written presentation.<br />

Please send comments to:<br />

Beth McLachlan,<br />

Parkland Community Planning Services<br />

B-4730 50 Street Red Deer, AB T4N 1X2<br />

beth.mclachlan@pcps.ab.ca<br />

A copy of Bylaw No. 564-24 and the Village of Clive Land<br />

Use Bylaw can be viewed at the Village of Clive Office. The<br />

current Land Use Bylaw can also be viewed on the Village<br />

website at http://clive.ca/living-in-clive/bylaws-policies/.<br />

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Council hears suggestions<br />

to speed up snow removal<br />

Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Bashaw town council commended<br />

its Public Works staff for recent snow<br />

removal work despite many challenges<br />

including a shortage of staff and severe<br />

weather. The report was made at the<br />

Jan. 17 regular meeting of council.<br />

In a phone call to the <strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

newspaper Jan. 19 Town Chief<br />

Administrative Officer (CAO) Theresa<br />

Fuller stated Public Works Foreman<br />

Patrick Taylor’s monthly report to<br />

council, usually included in the “consent”<br />

or regularly approved items, was<br />

pulled out for discussion. Fuller stated<br />

snow removal was the reason for discussing<br />

the report.<br />

In his report Taylor noted snow<br />

removal from Bashaw’s general roadways<br />

was completed although the town<br />

office apparently received numerous<br />

inquiries, complaints and requests for<br />

additional snow removal.<br />

Taylor stated in his report the town<br />

may want to communicate with residents<br />

about the municipal snow<br />

removal policy and how snow removal<br />

is handled to help residents better<br />

understand why snow is removed the<br />

way it is.<br />

“Administratively we may need to<br />

collect concerns, triage them and then<br />

share with Public Works,” stated<br />

Taylor’s report. “Many people call,<br />

expect their issue to be addressed<br />

immediately or within an unrealistic<br />

time frame.<br />

“We must triage the concerns from a<br />

municipal ‘framework’ versus private<br />

responses. We anticipate putting up<br />

signs, communication etc. when/<br />

where snow removal is to occur.”<br />

During discussion Fuller pointed<br />

out Bashaw usually employs a grader<br />

operator with 18<br />

years of experience<br />

to handle<br />

snow removal,<br />

but that operator<br />

is currently<br />

unavailable; the<br />

operator at hand<br />

has five years<br />

experience and,<br />

said Fuller, is<br />

doing the best job<br />

he can. The CAO<br />

also pointed out<br />

Public Works has<br />

many duties to<br />

balance with<br />

snow removal.<br />

The CAO noted<br />

that councillors<br />

discussed the<br />

town’s snow<br />

removal policy,<br />

which is similar<br />

to such policies in<br />

other communities,<br />

which spells<br />

out priority<br />

streets which are<br />

cleared first, then<br />

identifies later<br />

priorities such as<br />

residential<br />

streets.<br />

In Taylor’s<br />

report, which was<br />

echoed by the<br />

CAO, there were<br />

two suggestions<br />

on how residents<br />

can help town<br />

staff clear snow:<br />

in residential<br />

areas snow<br />

should be shovelled<br />

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The CAO stated that councillors<br />

commended town staff on recent snow<br />

removal work.<br />

Cold snap<br />

Taylor described some of the challenges<br />

the Town of Bashaw had with<br />

the recent extreme cold snap. “Staff<br />

were not operating equipment with<br />

temperatures below minus 35 degrees<br />

Celsius,” stated the foreman’s report.<br />

“Equipment does not function properly<br />

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Taylor noted during the cold snap<br />

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the arena. “In the future we may want<br />

to close the facility when the temperature<br />

is below minus 35 degrees<br />

Celsius,” stated the foreman’s report.<br />

“Staff reported multiple operational<br />

challenges due to low temperatures.”<br />

He also noted the town received a<br />

number of complaints about water and<br />

sewer service freezing up. “Several<br />

locations have been determined to be<br />

property owner responsibility,” stated<br />

the foreman’s report.<br />

Power issues?<br />

Taylor noted in his report the Public<br />

Works staff was reviewing information<br />

related to the provincial emergency<br />

alert that occurred during the cold<br />

snap when it was feared the provincial<br />

power supply wouldn’t meet demand.<br />

“We are reviewing requirements that<br />

may require arena operations to be<br />

cancelled due to electricity grid challenges,”<br />

stated the report.<br />

“Arena operation would be considered<br />

‘recreational’ or ‘non-essential.’”<br />

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<strong>ECA</strong> REVIEW HANNA/CORONATION/STETTLER, AB February 1'24 5<br />

Museum asks Alix village council for funds<br />

Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism<br />

Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Alix village council heard a<br />

request for funding from the<br />

local museum, but hesitated to<br />

grant it after looking at the<br />

municipal budget. The discussion<br />

was held at the Jan. 17<br />

regular meeting of council.<br />

Councillors read a Jan. 10<br />

letter from the Alix Wagon<br />

Wheel Museum Association’s<br />

representative Charles<br />

Andrews, requesting village<br />

funds to help install a fire suppression<br />

system in the local<br />

museum.<br />

“I am writing to you our village<br />

council on behalf of the<br />

Alix Wagon Wheel Museum<br />

Association,” stated the letter<br />

signed by Andrews. “As a<br />

member of the board of directors<br />

I have recommended that<br />

we acquire a ‘clean’ fire suppression<br />

system (i.e. argon-CO2)<br />

for the museum,” stated the<br />

letter, which noted later that the<br />

system’s estimated cost was<br />

$56,000.<br />

“At the direction of the board<br />

at our last meeting I have been<br />

tasked with seeking grants and<br />

contributions to enable us to<br />

install an argon-CO2 fire suppression<br />

system.<br />

“As you know our museum<br />

houses artifacts of both a local<br />

and national significance.<br />

These include an extensive collection<br />

of personal items and<br />

interactive program about a<br />

local Canadian who played an<br />

important role in our political<br />

history, Irene Parlby, one of the<br />

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the only remaining physical<br />

evidence is the old cemetery,”<br />

added Andrews’ letter.<br />

Andrews went on to note<br />

many other valuable resources<br />

in the Alix museum, including a<br />

collection of dolls dating from<br />

the 19th Century, Canadian<br />

militaria.<br />

Andrews explained he was<br />

concerned about the consequences<br />

a fire could have for the<br />

museum.<br />

“Although we have an excellent<br />

and very dedicated<br />

volunteer fire department, in<br />

the event of a fire the damage<br />

done prior to their arrival and<br />

the subsequent smoke and<br />

water damage to our collections<br />

and the building would assuredly<br />

be the death knell to our<br />

museum,” stated Andrews.<br />

He noted his fundraising<br />

efforts involved more than<br />

requesting village funds: efforts<br />

are underway to acquire a provincial<br />

government grant, the<br />

museum has funds set aside<br />

that could be used and museum<br />

volunteers were scheduled to<br />

work at a casino on Jan. 19 and<br />

20 in addition to other fundraising<br />

ideas.<br />

Andrews added he would<br />

appreciate a letter of support for<br />

the museum’s provincial government<br />

grant application as<br />

well.<br />

During discussion Coun. Ed<br />

Cole stated he understood why<br />

the museum wanted a quality<br />

fire suppression system as the<br />

facility is full of irreplaceable<br />

artifacts.<br />

Mayor Rob Fehr cautioned<br />

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discussing their <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> budget<br />

fully. However, the mayor noted<br />

he agreed the museum was a<br />

very worthy cause.<br />

Chief Administrative Officer<br />

(CAO) Michelle White noted the<br />

village budgets regular funding<br />

to the museum every year<br />

which is currently set aside in<br />

the <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> interim budget and she<br />

felt there might be an extra $500<br />

available to grant to this<br />

request in the interim.<br />

However, she added that anything<br />

further should be<br />

discussed at budget time in the<br />

spring.<br />

Coun. Barb Gilliat suggested<br />

contacting Andrews and suggesting<br />

he come back to village<br />

council in the spring if necessary.<br />

The CAO stated she will<br />

contact Andrews and let him<br />

know what the <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> budget<br />

deliberations schedule will look<br />

like.<br />

Councillors unanimously<br />

passed a resolution to supply a<br />

letter of support for the museum’s<br />

provincial government<br />

grant efforts.<br />

Major project<br />

During the CAO’s regular<br />

submission of financial reports<br />

the topic of the Village of Aix<br />

lagoon project was mentioned.<br />

White stated $2.3 million was<br />

spent on the Alix lagoon rehabilitation<br />

in 2<strong>02</strong>3.<br />

Acceptable taxes<br />

White submitted the tax trial<br />

balance report for council’s consideration<br />

which noted that<br />

unpaid property taxes for the<br />

past three years added up to<br />

$132,621.22.<br />

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Pyro Knight Fireworks in a letter to<br />

Castor town council asked to use the<br />

driving range at the golf club as a<br />

parking lot for a fireworks event, and<br />

also asked for a financial contribution.<br />

The discussion took place at the regularly<br />

scheduled Castor town council<br />

meeting Jan. 22.<br />

Deputy Mayor Kevin McDougall<br />

moved the town support the fireworks<br />

display with the clearing of the driving<br />

range for parking, plus a donation of<br />

$200 in support.<br />

McDougall had asked how the town<br />

plans to control vehicle traffic to prevent<br />

patrons from driving further<br />

down the golf course to get a better<br />

view of the fireworks display?<br />

CAO Donna Rowland responded the<br />

town will have to<br />

clear the driving<br />

range of snow<br />

anyway for the<br />

event, so the town<br />

would have to<br />

plow a ridge<br />

around the<br />

parking lot.<br />

Arena<br />

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The Arena<br />

Recreation Board<br />

recommended<br />

council approve<br />

the lease of the<br />

arena concession<br />

stand for $350 per<br />

month, the same<br />

as last year.<br />

Coun. Don Sisson moved approval of<br />

the lease, anticipating that the party<br />

who rented it last year would do so<br />

again.<br />

Splash Park<br />

In an August council meeting, Coun.<br />

Sisson moved “that the Splash Park<br />

update be accepted as presented and<br />

that administration begin the process<br />

of searching and applying for grant<br />

funding and have a drawing created<br />

and provide progress reports.”<br />

At Monday’s council meeting, members<br />

of the committee provided an<br />

update to say they narrowed down the<br />

size so they could get a cost estimate.<br />

The estimate came in half of what was<br />

expected, at a cost of about $180,000,<br />

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Advisory Council Member<br />

VACANCIES<br />

1 Special Area No. 4 Subdivision No. 1<br />

Advisory Council Member 1 Special Area No. 4 Subdivision No. 1


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The M.D. of Provost No. 52 Agricultural Service Board is currently seeking applicants for<br />

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Send resumes to: M.D. of Provost No. 52 Box 300 Provost, Alberta T0B 3S0<br />

Email: Ag Fieldmen Caitlin Heck (check@mdprovost.ca)<br />

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Seasonal Equipment Operators & Labourers<br />

The M.D. of Provost No. 52 is currently seeking seasonal equipment operators and labourers for<br />

the <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> season. These positions will be based out of but not limited to the M.D. shops<br />

located in Hughenden and/or Provost.<br />

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Experience in operating various heavy equipment, the ability to work<br />

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Len Fossen @ 780-753-4423 (lfossen@mdprovost.ca)<br />

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These positions will be left open until suitable candidates are found.<br />

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<strong>ECA</strong> REVIEW HANNA/CORONATION/STETTLER, AB February 1'24 7<br />

<br />

OBITUARIES<br />

Passionate and knowledgable about trucks<br />

Darrel James Primrose<br />

May 2, 1963 – Jan 14, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

Darrel James Primrose of<br />

Rumsey, Alta. unexpectedly<br />

passed away at the age of 60<br />

years old. He was a beloved<br />

partner, brother, dad, uncle and<br />

grandfather.<br />

Darrel was born in Stettler,<br />

Alta. to Ron and Carol<br />

(McNeight) Primrose. They<br />

lived in the Rumsey community<br />

area during his early school<br />

years then Ron and Carol made<br />

the decision to move up to<br />

Camrose to join in the family<br />

farming operation of the<br />

McNeights’.<br />

He attended school in<br />

Camrose until his high school<br />

years where he then transferred<br />

to the Stettler high school<br />

to complete his education.<br />

In 1980, his mom and dad had<br />

purchased a farm in the Botha<br />

area. Darrel loved farming so<br />

he couldn’t be happier farming<br />

alongside his dad and Grandpa<br />

Don.<br />

In 1989, Darrel married<br />

Nadine Turner and they were<br />

blessed with two sons, Garret<br />

and Justin. They lived in<br />

Rumsey in the early days<br />

while Darrel drove truck.<br />

Eventually, his passion to<br />

farm brought him<br />

back to his dad’s<br />

farm at Botha. They<br />

enjoyed many<br />

happy years there.<br />

Life brought on<br />

many changes that<br />

eventually brought<br />

Darrel back to us in<br />

Rumsey where he<br />

McNeight; cousins: Bradley<br />

Primrose, Greg Primrose,<br />

Shelley (Dave) Hodge,<br />

Connie Primrose<br />

(Jason Doyle),<br />

Brett (Brenda)<br />

Pierce, Wesley<br />

(Laura) Pierce<br />

and Jason Pierce,<br />

Darren (Sheila)<br />

Garbe and Susan<br />

Garbe.<br />

There are many<br />

Loved to share a good story<br />

Richard (Ritchie) Gordon<br />

Webb was born Nov. 15, 1943, in<br />

Coronation, Alta. to Merritt and<br />

Marion (Carlson) Webb. Ritchie<br />

shared his birthday with twin<br />

brother Ronnie, and both began<br />

their lives on the family farm<br />

north of Veteran near the base<br />

of the Nose Hills.<br />

Following the birth<br />

of Ritchie and Ronnie,<br />

was a baby sister Lily,<br />

who passed away at<br />

birth, then came<br />

Doug, Cheryl and<br />

Greg.<br />

Ritchie attended the<br />

Nose Hills school<br />

until it closed, at<br />

which point he moved<br />

to the Veteran school<br />

through Grade 12.<br />

Ritchie, along with the<br />

Webb<br />

rest of his siblings, grew up in a<br />

happy household, helping their<br />

parents on the farm, and possibly<br />

getting into the odd bit of<br />

mischief.<br />

Following Grade 12, Ritchie<br />

held a few different jobs,<br />

including working on a crew<br />

that built the Veteran grain elevator,<br />

working on drilling rigs,<br />

pipelining, as well as still<br />

helping his dad on the farm.<br />

In the late 1960’s, Ritchie met<br />

Nora Pilsworth at a community<br />

dance and on Oct. 7, 1972 they<br />

were married in Coronation<br />

where they also made their first<br />

home. While there, they welcomed<br />

their first daughter,<br />

Shauna, followed by son David.<br />

After Merritt’s passing,<br />

Ritchie and Nora and their<br />

young family moved out to the<br />

family farm to start farming<br />

full time. Soon after the move,<br />

daughter Colleen was born, followed<br />

by daughter Teresa, and<br />

then son Kelly completed the<br />

family.<br />

These were busy years for<br />

Ritchie and Nora, raising five<br />

children, farming, taking kids<br />

to 4-H activities and<br />

sports, attending the<br />

Veteran United<br />

Church, serving on the<br />

Ag Service Board, as<br />

well as attending various<br />

community<br />

functions.<br />

Ritchie and Nora<br />

enjoyed life on the<br />

farm until 2<strong>01</strong>9 when<br />

they moved into a<br />

house in Coronation.<br />

Ritchie enjoyed his<br />

years there getting around<br />

town on his scooter - making<br />

trips out to the Coronation<br />

Dam, downtown for coffee and<br />

playing community watchdog.<br />

Ritchie enjoyed visits from<br />

family and friends and loved to<br />

share a good story. He celebrated<br />

his 80th birthday this<br />

past November, with a grand<br />

party alongside his brother<br />

Ronnie.<br />

Ritchie passed away at the<br />

Coronation Hospital on Jan. 16,<br />

<strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> surrounded by his family.<br />

Ritchie is survived and<br />

greatly missed by his wife Nora;<br />

daughter Shauna (Lance)<br />

Hayman and their children<br />

Braedon, Connor and Ethan;<br />

son David (Lori) Webb and their<br />

children Jordyn, Kelsie and<br />

Ashtyn; daughter Colleen<br />

(Chad) Tabish and their children<br />

Shaelynn, Hailey and<br />

Brianna; daughter Teresa<br />

(David) Doyle and their children<br />

Blake and Clara; and son<br />

Kelly Webb.<br />

Ritchie is also survived by his<br />

brother Ronnie (Evie) Webb,<br />

brother Doug Webb (Anne),<br />

sister Cheryl (Wes) Beebe,<br />

sister-in-law Christine Webb,<br />

brother-in-law Brian Pilsworth<br />

(Flo), sister-in-law Annette<br />

Pilsworth, as well as a host of<br />

nieces and nephews.<br />

Ritchie was predeceased by<br />

his parents Merritt and Marion<br />

Webb, infant sister Lily Webb,<br />

brother Greg Webb, sister-inlaw<br />

Mary-Ette Webb,<br />

parents-in-law Terry and Rhoda<br />

Pilsworth and brother-in-law<br />

Owen Pilsworth.<br />

Memorial donations may be<br />

made to the Coronation Health<br />

Care Foundation, the<br />

Coronation Hospital Auxiliary<br />

or the Veteran Fire<br />

Department.<br />

Condolences may be forwarded<br />

to the Webb families by<br />

visiting www.parkviewfuneralchapels.com.<br />

Funeral services were held on<br />

Wed. Jan. 24, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> in the<br />

Coronation Community Hall at<br />

2 p.m. with Carson Ryner officiating,<br />

followed by a luncheon<br />

prepared by the Coronation<br />

Funeral Lunch Committee.<br />

Parkview Funeral Chapels &<br />

Crematorium of Coronation,<br />

Alta. were entrusted with the<br />

care and funeral arrangements.<br />

For further information please<br />

call 403-578-3777.<br />

Valued member of the community<br />

Theodor Eaven “Ted” Farthing<br />

June 29, 1928 - Jan. 14, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

Ted Farthing of High River, Alta.<br />

passed away at the High River Hospital<br />

on Jan. 14, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> at the age of<br />

95 years.<br />

He is survived by his son<br />

Stephen Farthing (Karyn),<br />

and daughter Karen Angell<br />

(Roger); grandchildren<br />

Taylor Farthing (Laura),<br />

Tralauney Thomas, Nathan<br />

Steele (Katie), Kristy Sidock<br />

(Craig), Jaymee Magnuson<br />

(Chris), Lindsey Angell<br />

(Kyle) and Naomi Angell Farthing<br />

(Gino). As well as 13<br />

great-grandchildren.<br />

Ted was predeceased by his wife<br />

Donna, sister Ruth Dann, and brother<br />

James Farthing.<br />

He is survived by his brother Albert<br />

Farthing.<br />

Ted lived on the Farthing family<br />

farm at Trenville, Alta. As a youngster<br />

he trapped, hunted and fished.<br />

He left school to apprentice as a<br />

mechanic in Elnora, Alta. He was<br />

working in Strathmore, Alta. when he<br />

met Donna Mackie. They married in<br />

Calgary in 1951.<br />

Ted enlisted in the RCAF in 1948. He<br />

retired 25 years later as Chief<br />

Warrant Officer. The next 15<br />

years Ted and Donna enjoyed<br />

their acreage in Sherwood<br />

Park.<br />

Ted was Manager of Solar<br />

Gas Turbines. He began consulting<br />

internationally,<br />

working in Japan, Mexico,<br />

Indonesia, Malaysia and<br />

throughout Western Canada.<br />

Ted was owner/operator of<br />

Delta Turbines in Carseland,<br />

Alta.<br />

Ted became a valued member of the<br />

community. He was a member of the<br />

Masonic Lodge and the Canadian<br />

Legion. He was a leader of the Boy<br />

Scouts of Canada and a church choir<br />

master.<br />

A celebration of Ted’s life will be<br />

held in Carseland on a date to be<br />

determined.<br />

To send condolences please visit<br />

www.lylereeves.<br />

com. Caring for<br />

the family is Lyle<br />

Reeves Funerals<br />

(Craig Snodgrass)<br />

purchased an<br />

acreage in the<br />

northwest corner<br />

and settled in,<br />

driving truck with Hodge<br />

Brothers and later with<br />

Sharpe’s Trucking Ltd.<br />

Darrel’s favourite hobby/<br />

passion were his trucks. He<br />

knew more about trucks,<br />

tractors, farm equipment<br />

than most of us. If you<br />

needed advice before buying<br />

something, we all consulted<br />

Darrel. His favourite was<br />

his Old Red, 1976 GMC 1500,<br />

4X4.<br />

Darrel had a love for the<br />

outdoors, farm sales, snowmobiling,<br />

camping and<br />

four-wheeling. To head out<br />

to the west country to eat a<br />

hotdog, sit around the campfire<br />

and be with his<br />

favourite people was his idea<br />

of heaven. He loved his hotdogs.<br />

He was that kind of<br />

guy that always had a story<br />

to tell to family and friends<br />

and to lend a helping hand.<br />

He is survived by his<br />

loving partner, Christa<br />

Neufeld; sons Garret<br />

Primrose (Taylore) and<br />

granddaughter Hensley<br />

Primrose, Justin Primrose<br />

and stepson Jordan<br />

Verhoeven; sister Lori (Bob)<br />

Holm; nephews Stephan,<br />

Dylan, and Liam; aunts:<br />

Patricia (Charlie) Pierce,<br />

Irene Primrose and Myrna<br />

more great-aunts<br />

Primrose and great-uncles<br />

plus several<br />

second, third and<br />

fourth cousins. The family<br />

may be large but they were<br />

all very close so he will be<br />

sadly missed by all family<br />

and friends.<br />

Darrel was predeceased<br />

by his father Ron in 1997;<br />

mother Carol McNeight in<br />

1984; uncle Donnie Primrose<br />

in 2009; grandpa Donald<br />

Primrose in 2<strong>01</strong>0 and<br />

grandma Helen (Clausen)<br />

1987. Darrel’s grandpa<br />

Vernon McNeight passed<br />

away in 20<strong>01</strong>; grandma<br />

Isbele McNeight in 1977;<br />

uncle Ron McNeight in 20<strong>02</strong>;<br />

and aunt Shirley (McNeight)<br />

Garbe in 1980.<br />

A Celebration of Life was<br />

held in Darrel’s honour on<br />

Fri. Jan. 26, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> at 1:30 p.m.<br />

at the Rumsey Community<br />

Hall, Rumsey, Alta.<br />

In lieu of flowers, the<br />

family would request that<br />

you donate to the Rumsey<br />

Fire Department, Heart and<br />

Stroke Foundation or<br />

charity of your choice in<br />

Darrel’s memory.<br />

Condolences may be sent<br />

to the family, at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com.<br />

Stettler Funeral Home &<br />

Crematorium entrusted<br />

with the care and funeral<br />

arrangements 403-742-3422.<br />

Will be sadly missed<br />

It is with great heart<br />

break that we announce the<br />

sudden passing of Lorna Lee<br />

Enzie on Jan. 25, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> in<br />

Calgary, Alta. at<br />

the age of 66 years.<br />

Lorna was born<br />

to Emil and<br />

Francis Enzie on<br />

Feb. 1, 1957 in<br />

Trochu, Alta.<br />

Lorna is survived<br />

by sisters<br />

Valerie Cranston,<br />

Sherry (Jim) Page,<br />

403-652-4242. brothers Cameron<br />

(Debbie) Enzie,<br />

Enzie<br />

twin brother Loren (Susie)<br />

Enzie, and half-brother<br />

Edward Sigmund.<br />

Land for Sale by Tender<br />

Parcel: 38 Quarter-Sections Acres: 6,033.77 +/-<br />

Lorna is predeceased by<br />

her parents Emil and<br />

Francis Enzie. Sister-in-law<br />

Brenda Enzie, niece April<br />

Nielsen, brother-inlaw<br />

Robert<br />

Cranston and stepfather<br />

Ed Sigmund.<br />

Lorna will be<br />

sadly missed by all.<br />

A private family<br />

service is planned<br />

at a later date.<br />

Kneehill Funeral<br />

Services, Three<br />

Hills, entrusted<br />

with arrangements,<br />

403-443-5111.<br />

Bids must be unconditional and accompanied by a certified cheque or bank<br />

draft for two (2%) percent of the bid price. All bids must be received by<br />

12:00pm on March 6th, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong>. The owner will not be obligated to accept the<br />

highest or any bid submitted.<br />

PLEASE CONTACT SMITH & HERSEY<br />

AGRIBUSINESS LAW LLP FOR THE<br />

COMPLETE TENDER PACKAGE AT<br />

(403) 527-5506, or info@smithhersey.<br />

com. You can view the complete Tender<br />

Package on our website<br />

www.smithhersey.com/land-tenders/ Medicine Hat | Oyen | Hanna | Consort | Three Hills


8 F ebruary 1'24 HANNA/CORONATION/STETTLER, AB. <strong>ECA</strong> REVIEW<br />

<br />

Town fearing drought, reviews water restriction bylaw<br />

Stu Salkeld<br />

Local Journalism Initiative reporter<br />

<strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

Bashaw town council, pondering the<br />

likelihood of drought this coming<br />

spring and summer, reviewed their<br />

local rules for water conservation and<br />

restrictions.<br />

The water restriction bylaw was<br />

reviewed at the Jan. 17 regular<br />

meeting of council.<br />

Town Chief Administrative Officer<br />

(CAO) Theresa Fuller provided councillors<br />

with the bylaw approved in 2<strong>01</strong>8<br />

that acknowledges the town is supplied<br />

with water through the Hwy. #12/21<br />

Water Commission from the Town of<br />

Stettler water plant and which will<br />

govern how drought conditions are<br />

handled by the town.<br />

“The water treatment plant presently<br />

produces potable water for all<br />

commissions and all consumers that is<br />

delivered to consumers through any or<br />

all of the water transfer station, a commission-owned<br />

water transmission<br />

line/reservoir, a municipality’s water<br />

distribution system/reservoir, a bulk<br />

water station or any other connection<br />

to the water treatment plant,” stated<br />

the water restriction strategies section<br />

of the bylaw.<br />

“At times where drought conditions<br />

exist in east central Alberta, or as otherwise<br />

determined by Stettler which<br />

conditions affect the overall water<br />

supply that Stettler can distribute to<br />

all commissions and consumers,<br />

including the municipality, Stettler<br />

may...assist all commissions and consumers<br />

by providing information that<br />

encourages water conservation or<br />

manage the overall supply of water<br />

produced by the water treatment plant<br />

in order to comply with the requirements<br />

by all water commissions and<br />

consumers in the region.”<br />

In a phone call to the <strong>ECA</strong> <strong>Review</strong><br />

newspaper Jan. 19 the CAO noted<br />

councillors discussed the bylaw and<br />

also their desire for a public communications<br />

strategy when it comes to<br />

drought and possible water<br />

restrictions.<br />

Fuller noted councillors wanted to<br />

ensure Bashaw residents understand<br />

the drought threat and its possible<br />

effects on the town’s water supply.<br />

As councillors discussed the issue<br />

some suggestions, such as asking residents<br />

to only use spray cans or only<br />

watering their properties on certain<br />

days, came up.<br />

The bylaw notes that if the Town of<br />

Stettler issues a directive regarding<br />

water conservation or restriction,<br />

Bashaw’s CAO, through the bylaw, is<br />

to implement it, including immediately<br />

communicating to the public by appropriate<br />

means any restrictions in place.<br />

The bylaw noted no consumers are<br />

allowed to use or waste water supplied<br />

by the municipal infrastructure mentioned<br />

above if that means going<br />

against any water restriction directive<br />

and the bylaw specifically mentioned<br />

“aesthetic purposes” as well.<br />

It was noted the municipality can<br />

issue a “new lawn” permit that in<br />

effect acts as a waiver of water restrictions.<br />

It was further noted that<br />

restrictions can be issued in levels of<br />

severity according to the drought conditions<br />

themselves.<br />

There is a separate section in the<br />

bylaw called “wasting water,” which<br />

states “All consumers are prohibited<br />

from wasting water when a directive<br />

restricting the supply of water has<br />

been issued.”<br />

According to the bylaw, the definition<br />

of “wasting water” may include<br />

volume of water used for a certain<br />

activity, length of time water runs and<br />

the degree of water restriction currently<br />

in place, among others.<br />

The bylaw also features an<br />

Drought workshops planned<br />

Cont’d from Pg 3<br />

“Also drought management, we<br />

want to help municipalities to see<br />

where they’re at with drought planning<br />

or drought response and how we<br />

can help,” stated Bruneau, “so we can<br />

be more resilient especially in multiyear<br />

droughts.<br />

“We aim to do this with these<br />

workshops.”<br />

The watershed alliance is an extensive<br />

management program for a<br />

healthy watershed geared toward the<br />

health of people, animals, air, water,<br />

and the land.<br />

It includes many educational programs<br />

for school children to explore<br />

wetland habitats and high school students<br />

the opportunity to write<br />

proposals for managing the<br />

watershed.<br />

AGRICULTURE<br />

BASHAW COUNCIL<br />

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enforcement section defining the laws<br />

under which a bylaw officer could<br />

issue an order against an offender.<br />

However, someone who receives<br />

such an order has some options open to<br />

them, including requesting a review of<br />

said order. It was also noted that<br />

imprisonment is not part of the water<br />

restriction bylaw.<br />

Fuller noted though that during<br />

14 th Annual Rancher’s<br />

14 14 th February th Annual 13, Rancher’s<br />

<strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> - 1:00 pm MST at the farm<br />

14 th Annual Rancher’s<br />

February 13, 13, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> - - 1:00 pm pm MST at at the the farm<br />

February 13, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> - 1:00 pm MST at the farm<br />

14 th<br />

Bull Sale<br />

Bull Sale<br />

February 13, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong> - 1:00 pm MST at the farm<br />

Polled<br />

50 Two Year Old Purebred Horned and Polled Hereford Bulls<br />

5 Purebred Bred Heifers<br />

HOLLOW Online 146F catalogue: 146F CAHILL www.hereford.ca 97K<br />

97K<br />

or HOLLOW www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

147E 147E BUBBA 144K 144K<br />

Videos and catalogue online at DLMS<br />

HOLLOW 146F CAHILL 97K HOLLOW 147E BUBBA 144K<br />

Selling:<br />

50 50 Two Two Year Year Old Old Purebred Horned and and Polled Hereford Bulls Bulls<br />

5 5 Purebred Bred Bred Heifers<br />

50 Two Year Old Purebred Horned and Polled Hereford Bulls<br />

Online catalogue: www.hereford.ca or or www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

5 Purebred Bred Heifers<br />

Videos and and catalogue online online at at at DLMS<br />

DLMS<br />

Online catalogue: www.hereford.ca or www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

Videos and catalogue online at DLMS<br />

Selling:<br />

Polled<br />

Selling:<br />

HOLLOW 146F CAHILL 97K<br />

HOLLOW 147E BUBBA 156K<br />

discussion councillors stated they preferred<br />

to communicate with the public<br />

about drought and possible water<br />

restrictions and to that end unanimously<br />

passed a resolution that town<br />

staff conduct a public awareness campaign<br />

regarding water restrictions,<br />

including details in Bashaw’s water<br />

restriction bylaw.<br />

Bull Sale<br />

Bull Sale<br />

HOLLOW 147E BUBBA 144K<br />

HOLLOW 143F B J 242K<br />

Les & Karen Holloway<br />

Anthony & Samantha Plett<br />

Ph: 403-882-3416 Cell: 403-740-0380 Instagram: @Hollowayherefords<br />

Bruneau asked if council could send<br />

www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

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Sale Barn HOLLOW at Holloway Farms 147E 13215 BUBBA HWY 599, 156K Castor, AB HOLLOW Visitors Always 143F B Welcome J 242K<br />

someone to a Building Resiliency to Polled Polled<br />

HOLLOW 147E 147E BUBBA 156K 156K<br />

HOLLOW 143F 143F B J B 242K J 242K<br />

Multi-year Drought Regional<br />

Les & Karen Holloway<br />

Anthony & Samantha Plett<br />

Workshop and a Community<br />

Ph: 403-882-3416 Cell: 403-740-0380 Instagram: @Hollowayherefords<br />

Engagement Summit.<br />

Les Les & & Karen Holloway<br />

Anthony & & Samantha Plett Plett<br />

Polled<br />

Ph: www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

HOLLOW 147E<br />

Cell: BUBBA 156K<br />

HOLLOW 143F B J 242K<br />

Coun. Checkel indicated he may be Ph: 403-882-3416 Cell: 403-740-0380<br />

Sale Barn at Holloway Farms 13215 HWY 599, Castor, AB<br />

Visitors Instagram: Always @Hollowayherefords<br />

Welcome<br />

able to attend.<br />

www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

Sale Sale Barn Barn at at Holloway Farms Farms 13215 13215 HWY HWY 599, 599, Castor, Castor, AB AB<br />

Visitors Always Welcome<br />

Les & Karen Holloway<br />

Anthony & Samantha Plett<br />

Ph: 403-882-3416 Cell: 403-740-0380 Instagram: @Hollowayherefords<br />

www.hollowayfarmsltd.ca<br />

Sale Barn at Holloway Farms 13215 HWY 599, Castor, AB<br />

Visitors Always Welcome<br />

41 st<br />

ANNUAL<br />

Polled<br />

Polled Polled Polled<br />

Horned<br />

Horned<br />

Horned Horned<br />

Polled<br />

Horned<br />

Open House<br />

February 10-12th<br />

Sale Day<br />

February 13th<br />

1 PM TUESDAY - RED DEER COUNTY, AB<br />

<strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

The Congdon’s<br />

Bashaw, Alberta<br />

Cody: 403 350 5791<br />

Melissa: 403 586 3144<br />

BULL SALE<br />

The Hollman’s<br />

Red Deer County, Alberta<br />

Rodney: 403-588-8620<br />

Tanya: 403-352-9283<br />

Rawes Ranches<br />

A LONG-STANDING PROGRAM<br />

Volume Bulls | Quality Genetics | Integrity | Customer Confidence<br />

Philip & Marie Harty H 780.376.2241 C 780.385.5977<br />

John & Myrna Rawe H 780.376.3598 C 780.679.7725<br />

WWW.RAWESRANCHES.COM<br />

PERFORMANCE TESTED<br />

CHAROLAIS BULL SALE<br />

Tuesday, February 20, <strong>2<strong>02</strong>4</strong><br />

at the ranch, strome ab<br />

200<br />

two-year-olds<br />

BULL SALE

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