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Situated where the foothills of the Canadian Rockies meet the fertile plains, Mountain View County is in the heart of Alberta's Calgary - Edmonton corridor.

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COUNCIL: Beattie Re-appointed as Reeve

Posted: 2014 October 27th

At the 2014-15 Organizational Meeting (held October 22), Mountain View County Council re-appointed Division 4 Councillor Bruce Beattie and Division 2 Councillor Patricia McKean as Reeve and Deputy Reeve respectively.

This will be the third full year-long term in both positions for Beattie and McKean.

Both were originally elected to Council in 2010 and were acclaimed in their respective divisions in the 2013 municipal elections.

Beattie said it continues to be an honour to serve as Reeve for the County and that he's humbled that his fellow councillors have once again chosen him as their representative.

2014 Swearing In

Photo: CAO Tony Martens swears in Reeve Bruce Beattie during annual organizational meeting on Oct. 22.

NOTICE: 2015 FCSS Applications Available

Posted: 2014 October 15th

Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) funding applications are now available online. See the County FCSS page for more information.

Applications are due November 14, 2014.

For more informatin contact Pam Thomas, Community Services Coordinator for Mountain View County at 403-335-3311 ext 125 or via email at pthomas@mvcounty.com.

COUNCIL: Second McDougal Flats Moratorium Public Hearing

Posted: 2014 October 15th

At its regular meeting on October 22, Mountain View County Council approved a second public hearing for Wednesday, November 12 in regards to the McDougal Flats Moratorium Bylaw.

The decision will allow for additional discussion and information arising out of the draft McDougal Flats Flood Hazard Study which has been released to the public and is the subject of an open house on November 4 in Sundre (see details below).

The first public hearing on the moratorium bylaw was held on October 9 and was closed.

Following the first public hearing, consideration of second and third readings were deferred by council until Nov. 12.

The second public hearing will start at 1 p.m.

Reeve Bruce Beattie said councillors believe this is the appropriate course of action considering the timing of the province's releasing of the draft study and the draft flood hazard mapping for the Red Deer River in the area.

In its current form, the proposed bylaw would implement a temporary redesignation, subdivision and development moratorium in the entire area used in the study commissioned by the provincial government.

For details on how to submit written comments to Council for the second public hearing please see our advertisement:

To view the proposed moratorium bylaw please see the following link:

Open House

The open house for the McDougal Flats Flood Hazard Study is scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, November 4, 2014
  • 5 pm - 9 pm, with a scheduled presentation at 7 pm
  • Sundre Legion, 135 - 6 Street SE, Sundre

For more information about the Flood Hazard Study and the Flood Hazard Mapping for the Red Deer River running though McDougal Flats please visit the below link:

Community Calendar At A Glance

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