Carbon May 15, 2013

NOTICE OF ASSESSMENT AND MAILING 2013 – Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with the Municipal Government Act, the 2013 Combined Assessment and Taxation Notices have been mailed under the date of April 24, 2013 to all ratepayers. Taxes are due on or before July 31, 2013. Village of Carbon property owners are deemed to have received their Assessment and Tax Notices as a result of this publication. The assessment role is open for inspection by the public and can be reviewed at our municipal office located at 238 Hillside Avenue, Carbon, Alberta during normal business hours, that being Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, closed from 12 – 1 PM daily. Anyone wishing to object to any assessment or entry of his/her name, or that of any other person upon the said assessment roll, or to the assessed value placed on any property should first contact Stephen Washington, Wildrose Assessment Services at 403-343-3357 by close of business on June 25, 2013. Should you still want to object to your assessment after contacting the assessor, an Assessment Review Board Complaint form can be filed with a $50.00 appeal fee which is levied for each parcel a complaint is rendered against and must be submitted to the Village of Carbon office, in writing, by June 30, 2013.

VILLAGE CLEAN UP – May 21 from 10 AM to May 24 at 3 PM. NO CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS. Appliances, e-waste, metal and general garbage will be clearly marked. Should this year not run smoothly, this program will be cancelled.

TOXIC WASTE ROUND-UP – June 4 from 4 PM to 7 PM. Please drop off your items at the Fire Hall ONLY between these hours.

ADULT SPORT NIGHT – Thursdays @ 7 Slow Pitch (main ball diamond). Drop in, no fee – sponsored by the Carbon and District Recreation Board. Call 403-572-3244 for more info

SPORTS DAY AND COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE – June 7, 8, 9. Slo-pitch tournament Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Kids soccer Saturday. Parade Saturday at 11 AM. Dance Saturday night, Drew Gregory preforming. Community Garage Sale all weekend. Please register at the Village office if you are participating in the garage sale.

CARBON MUD STOMP – June 22 this is a 5K run with mud and obstacles. Register through the Running Room website or check out the Facebook page. Kid races are now available to register for also!

GRAND REOPENING FOR CARBON LIBRARY –  Please join us on May 25 from 12:00 - 2:00 PM for Greets & Sweets and to view our new renovations, renew or sign up for a new membership, thank our wonderful volunteers, sponsors & supporters and much more! Everyone Welcome!!

COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE – Tuesday, May 28 at 7 PM hosted by Carbon Council. A chance to find out what Council has been up to, October municipal election information, ideas exchange. The evening will not be structured, just a conversation amongst community members and ideas/actions for the future. More details to follow!