Carbon Notices - May 13, 2020

NEXT COUNCIL MEETINGS – May 19, 2020 and June 15, 2020.

All Council Meetings are at the Village Office at 6 PM, unless otherwise posted.

COUNCIL MEETINGS – As the Village Office and Council Chambers are closed to the public, there is an option to join the Council Meetings by calling the following teleconference number: 1-403-917-1573. This is for listening purposes only – no questions will be answered unless you are on the Agenda. Please keep your mute button on.

COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS – The Village of Carbon Municipal Office and the Public Works Office is closed to the public. Administration and Public Works continue to work regular business hours, Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Contact the Village Office if you have any questions or concerns.

COVID-19 UPDATES & INFORMATION – For daily updates on COVID-19 in Alberta, visit

UNSIGHTLY PREMISES BYLAW: Bylaw 2011-778 states that no owner(s) of a premises shall cause, allow or permit the premises to become or to continue to be an Unsightly Premises. This means that any property that exhibits visual evidence of a lack of general maintenance, clean up and upkeep, including excessive accumulation on the premises of:

The whole or part of any vehicles which are not registered with the Motor Vehicle Registry for the current year and which are inoperative by reason of disrepair, removed parts or missing equipment or any vehicles which are otherwise not in a road-worthy condition

• Garbage, dirt, soil, gravel, rocks, petroleum products

• hazardous material and sewage

• disassembled equipment or machinery

• broken household chattels or goods

• animal excrement & the whole or part of animal remains

COMMUNITY SPRING CLEAN-UP (Village of Carbon Residents Only) – May 14 to 16. Thursday, May 14: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Friday, May 15: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Saturday, May 16: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. LOCATION: Reservoir, top of Eagles Hill, North of Hwy. 836 on Cemetery Hill Road (gravel).

FREE MULCH AND FIREWOOD (Village of Carbon Residents Only) – During Spring Clean Up, there will be a skid steer available to load mulch and free firewood (must load yourself).

RECYCLING PROGRAM – The recycling program has been reinstated in Carbon. Cardboard (flattened) and Newspaper can be recycled using the bins at the Diamond Valley Subdivision.

CARBON TRANSFER STATION – The Carbon Transfer site is for household garbage ONLY. All garbage MUST be bagged and cannot be loose. Please remember to be respectful to the Attendants as they are only doing their job and can refuse any load.

CARBON CAMPGROUNDS – Opening June 1st at 50% capacity, following AHS recommendations.

CARBON CENTENNIAL OUTDOOR SWIMMING POOL – Due to COVID-19, the Carbon Outdoor Swimming Pool will be closed for the 2020 season. We look forward to a great season in 2021!

DIAMOND VALLEY SUBDIVISION ~ REDUCED PRICES! – In an attempt to draw people to our community, the Diamond Valley Subdivision Lot Prices have been reduced! The Village of Carbon is a beautiful community that has much to offer! ATTENTION PUBLIC: The Village of Carbon is offering Diamond Valley Subdivision reduced lots from $5,000 and ranging up to $7,500. Incentives will be given for building within one (1) year or eighteen (18) months plus recreation incentives. Please direct all lot & information inquires to Royal LePage Country Realty, Main Street, Three Hills, AB. 403-443-2008. As per MGA, Section 70 (1), if a municipality purposes to transfer or grant an estate or interest in (a) land for less than its market value. The proposal must be advertised.