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Lacombe County sets tax rates

Lacombe County sets tax rates

Residential, non-residential and farmland tax rates increase for 2018

Lacombe County sets tax rates
Federal Infrastructure and Communities Minister Amarjeet Sohi

Regional sewage line seen as economic driver

Red Deer-to-Lacombe sewage line seen as model of government co-operation

Federal Infrastructure and Communities Minister Amarjeet Sohi
Alberta Infrastructure Minister Brian Mason shakes hands with Sylvan Lake Mayor Sean McIntyre Monday at a major funding announcement. The province announced $131 million in grants funding for rural water projects across the province. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

Regional sewage line moving ahead despite concerns

Cost sharing among concerns of municipalities involved in Sylvan Lake-to-Red Deer sewage line

Alberta Infrastructure Minister Brian Mason shakes hands with Sylvan Lake Mayor Sean McIntyre Monday at a major funding announcement. The province announced $131 million in grants funding for rural water projects across the province. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Lacombe County turns down more Games funding

Lacombe County turns down more Games funding

Lacombe County passed on providing further financial support for the 2019 Canada…

Lacombe County turns down more Games funding
STARS Lottery - The STARS Lottery is returning for 25th year.

STARS Lottery falls short of sellout

Only the second time in 25 years popular fundraiser does not sell out

STARS Lottery - The STARS Lottery is returning for 25th year.
Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures

Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures

County pushing Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design principles

  • Feb 23, 2018
Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures
Regional sewage line questioned

Regional sewage line questioned

Lacombe County and Red Deer County question sewage commission’s business plan

Regional sewage line questioned
Proposed Lincoln Ranch location

Lacombe County residential development and golf course proposed

Lincoln Ranch would include 100 homes and nine-hole golf course

  • Jan 19, 2018
Proposed Lincoln Ranch location
New leadership will guide Lacombe County

New leadership will guide Lacombe County

Lacombe County has a new county manager. As of Jan. 1, Tim…

New leadership will guide Lacombe County
Lacombe County supports community groups

Lacombe County supports community groups

County doles out $114,000 to groups involved in cultural, tourism and visitor information services

Lacombe County supports community groups
Lacombe County makes infrastructure wish list

Lacombe County makes infrastructure wish list

Hwy 20 improvements, Hwy 2 rest area and Sylvan Lake boat launch identified as needs

Lacombe County makes infrastructure wish list
Lacombe County ponders future of former Mirror Hotel site

Lacombe County ponders future of former Mirror Hotel site

Site of historic hotel burned down in 2016 put up for auction for unpaid tax but found no buyer

Lacombe County ponders future of former Mirror Hotel site
Road to popular Sandy Point Beach and nearby RV resort expected to get much needed paving next year.                                File photo by Advocate staff

Deal with developers proposed for contentious paving project

Lacombe County and RV resort developers were at odds over timeline for paying for paving

Road to popular Sandy Point Beach and nearby RV resort expected to get much needed paving next year.                                File photo by Advocate staff
Kuhnen Park to get washrooms

Kuhnen Park to get washrooms

Kuhnen family donated 140 acres of Lacombe County in 2015 for park next to Lacombe Lake

Kuhnen Park to get washrooms
Lacombe County unveils 2019 paving plans

Lacombe County unveils 2019 paving plans

Council approved $5.5 million in road paving with other projects in the works

Lacombe County unveils 2019 paving plans
Sandy Point Beach and a nearby boat launch have become popular and upgrades to the gravel road leading to them and Sandy Point The Resort are needed. The developers and Lacombe County disagree over who should pay.

Developer and Lacombe County at odds over paving

Lacombe County says developers owe $1.4 million for paving project.

Sandy Point Beach and a nearby boat launch have become popular and upgrades to the gravel road leading to them and Sandy Point The Resort are needed. The developers and Lacombe County disagree over who should pay.
Gull Lake housing and golf course development proposed

Gull Lake housing and golf course development proposed

Developers looking at 100 homes and nine-hole golf course on east side of lake

Gull Lake housing and golf course development proposed
Alberta TrailNet director Debbie Olsen recently presented former Lacombe County councillor Cliff Soper (right) and Phil Lodermeier, the county’s manager of operations, with an Alberta Trail Hero 150 Award from Alberta TrailNet.

Trail builders honoured in Lacombe County

Alberta TrailNet presented Alberta Trail Hero Awards to two Lacombe County trail supporters

Alberta TrailNet director Debbie Olsen recently presented former Lacombe County councillor Cliff Soper (right) and Phil Lodermeier, the county’s manager of operations, with an Alberta Trail Hero 150 Award from Alberta TrailNet.
Lacombe County reinforces environmental protections

Lacombe County reinforces environmental protections

County council supports 30-metre development setbacks from water bodies

Lacombe County reinforces environmental protections
Lacombe County approves new subdivision near Blackfalds

Lacombe County approves new subdivision near Blackfalds

Sandhills Estates will include 14 lots in the Burbank area

Lacombe County approves new subdivision near Blackfalds