Kneehill County Notices - March 28, 2018


Tuesday, April 10 & 24, 2018

Kneehill County Council Chambers

1600 - 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, Alberta


Need a hand with your taxes? The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program helps low-income individuals complete their basic tax return free of charge. For an appointment or more information call Kneehill Regional Family and Community Support Services at 403-443-3800.


Kneehill County is offering a dust suppression treatment, for a minimum of 125m to a maximum of 250m in front of a residence on a municipal road allowance. No additional footage will be applied.

Please stop by the County office to complete the Dust Suppression Agreement form or print off the form from our website (


For further information call 403-443-5541.

County Office: 1600 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB

IMPORTANT: To be eligible for the program, your agreement for Dust Suppression must be received at the County office, accompanied with full payment by 4:30 P.M., Local Time, Friday, May 11, 2018.


THE FOLLOWING DISCRETIONARY DEVELOPMENT PERMITS, WHICH HAVE BEEN CONDITIONALLY APPROVED BY KNEEHILL COUNTY, ARE SUBJECT TO APPEAL BY THE PUBLIC. Please note, however, that developments which are considered “Discretionary”, may only be appealed if an affected person has a legitimate grievance, or if development standards (e.g. setback distances) have been relaxed or varied. This also applies if an affected person has determined that the Development Authority has misinterpreted the Land Use Bylaw.

Permit #: 3693-18

Application: Kitchen Annes, Yurt, Caretakers Hut, and Temporary Utility Shed

Landowner: Daniel & Linda Smith

Location: Ptn. NE 31-30-23 W4M (16.88 acres)

Plan 0410574, Block 1, Lot 1

Zoning: Recreation (5.4 acres)

Devt. Type: Discretionary

Permit #: H-3692-18

Application: Home Occupation Major-

Custom Cabinets & Kitchens

Landowner: Murray & Marguerite Baerg and Marcus & Burnette North

Applicant: Marcus North

Location: SW- 29-30-24 W4

Zoning: Agriculture

Devt. Type: Discretionary

Subject to the conditions noted above, any individual may appeal an approved development permit. Appeal must be in the form of a notice and must be directed to:

Debra Grosfield, Kneehill County

Box 400, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0

The appeal, accompanied by the requisite fee ($300.00), must be submitted by 4:00 pm, April 18, 2018. Please contact the County Development Officer at (403) 443-5541 if you would like additional information.


Date: April 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: Council Chambers, Kneehill County Office

1600, 2nd Street NE, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0

Legal Description: Portion of NE 3-34-26 W4M

Landowners: Ross & Ray Ann Benedict


Pursuant to sections 230, 606, and 692 of the Municipal Government Act, Statutes of Alberta, Chapter M-26, 2000, as amended, the Council of Kneehill County in the Province of Alberta hereby gives notice of its intention to consider an application to amend Kneehill County Land Use Bylaw.

The purpose of the proposed amendment is to redesignate a 23.0 +/- acre portion of the NE 3-34-26 W4M from Agriculture District to Agriculture Business District, for a commercial riding arena.

Therefore, Take Notice that a public hearing to contemplate the proposed amendment will be held in Kneehill County Council Chambers at 10:00 am on the 10th day of April, 2018.

Presentation: Oral and written comments and suggestions are invited and should be addressed to the point of the proposed Bylaw. They may be made by any person or group of persons or a person acting on his or their behalf, who claims to be affected by the proposed bylaw, and by any other persons that Council wishes to hear at the hearing. Written submissions may be made by the persons above, and must be received in the Kneehill County Office by Noon on Friday, April 6, 2018. It should be noted, written submissions will become public. Oral presentations may be made at the hearing by the persons above.

Individuals who have submitted a letter may only address Council at the Public Hearing on new information not contained in the letter. The time limit of oral presentations is subject to the direction of the Chairman.

Documentation: Copies of the proposed amendment are available for public inspection at the Kneehill County Office during regular office hours.

First publication: March 21, 2018

Second Publication: March 28, 2018

Third Publication: April 4, 2018

Emailed submissions can be sent to:

Written submissions can be sent to:

Kneehill County

Att: Planning Department

Box 400

Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0