Highlights of Lacombe County council

November 10, 2021

COVID-19 update

Council was provided with an update on the latest COVID-19 restrictions, statistics and the

Province’s current vaccine statistics.

2022 – 2024 Long Range Planning Program

The Long Range Planning Program 2021 to 2023 was adopted by Council as presented.

Tax cancellation requests

  • ALTA Link

A motion that Lacombe County cancel the $ 44,492.31 late payment penalties levied on Tax Roll Nos. #0000448903, #3825316021, #3903162003, #3926022002, #4027012002, #4126012003 and #4126013002 did not receive Council approval.

  • BIZI Transport

A motion that Lacombe County cancel the $ 1,306.01 late payment penalty levied on Tax Roll No. #3927232040 did not receive Council approval.

  • Lynx Energy

A motion that Lacombe County cancel the $ 57,350.15 late payment penalties levied on properties owned by Lynx Energy did not receive Council approval.

Sylvan Lake Regional Wastewater Commission Budget & Operating Plan

The Sylvan Lake Regional Wastewater Commission budget for 2022 and the 3-year operating plan were received for information. A letter will be forwarded to the Commission stating that Lacombe County has no comments or questions regarding the proposed budget.

Lacombe Regional tourism

A presentation by the Lacombe Regional Tourism regarding the 2022 Lacombe Regional Tourism budget and 2020 audited financial statements was received for information. The RC(10) funding application will be considered at the November 30, 2021 Council meeting.

Public Hearing – Lease proposal plan 802 1368 Block 1 Lot 2MR & PLAN 912 2491 Block 1, Lot 3MR (Burbank Campground).

A public hearing was held regarding the Lacombe Fish and Game Association’s proposal to lease Lacombe County Municipal Reserve described as Plan 802 1368 Block 1 Lot 2MR and Plan 912 2491 Block 1 Lot 3M (Burbank Campground) for a 20-year term. Following the public hearing the County Manager was authorized to enter into a lease agreement with the Lacombe Fish and Game Association for Plan 802 1368 Block 1 Lot 2MR and Plan 912 2491 Block 1 Lot 3M (Burbank Campground) for the period of Nov. 11, 2021 to Nov. 10, 2041.

Next Regular Council Meeting

Nov. 30, 2021 – 9 a.m. and next Committee of the Whole Meeting is Dec. 7, 2021 – 9 a.m. at the Lacombe County Administration Building

For more details from Lacombe County Council meetings, please refer to the meeting minutes. All meeting minutes are posted on the website lacombecounty.com after approval.