Street Sweeping is scheduled for May 10-12, 2021, weather permitting. Please remove vehicles from the streets between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
COVID-19 vaccines are available at the Coalhurst IDA Pharmacy.
TOWN OF COALHURST
The Council of the Town of Coalhurst invites applications from residents interested in sitting on the following newly formed Committee:
1) Recreation/Cultural Services Committee – 3 to 5 members-at-large
Please submit your application, in writing, to Town of Coalhurst, as soon as possible, via one of the below listed methods:
Mail to: Box 456
Coalhurst, Alberta T0L 0V0
e-mail: [email protected]
or, drop it off at the Town Office: 100 – 51 Avenue
Effective March 15, 2021, Lethbridge County, in conjunction with the Town of Coalhurst, will implement a Road Ban on the following roads:
– Township Road 9-2 from Highway 25 to Range Road 22-3 75%
– Range Road 22-3 from Township Road 9-2 to 45 Avenue in Town of Coalhurst 75%
– 45 Avenue from 6 Street to Range Road 22-3 75%
Both the province and surrounding municipalities implement road bans when the roads are most vulnerable in an attempt to maintain an acceptable and safe level of service for these types of roads and reduce the amount of damage caused by loading during periods when the road is susceptible.
The Coalhurst outdoor rink has been flooded and is ready for use. Please adhere to the posted signs and follow all COVID-19 restrictions. Thank you to the Coalhurst Fire Department for all their hard work in helping to get the rink ready for the community to use, especially in this cold weather. Outdoor rink use
On Thursday, February 25, 2021 Lethbridge County and the Town of Coalhurst will hold a joint virtual public hearing regarding Lethbridge County Bylaw 20-023 and the Town of Coalhurst Bylaw 421-20: amendments to the Lethbridge County and Town of Coalhurst Intermunicipal Development Plan. Notice of Joint Virtual Public Hearing Bylaw 20-023
October 14, 2021
LINK FOR THE RECORDING OF COUNCILLORS VIRTUAL FORUM HELD OCTOBER 12, 2021
October 6, 2021
LINK FOR THE RECORDING OF MAYORS VIRTUAL FORUM HELD OCTOBER 5, 2021
September 28, 2021
PROVINCIAL REFERENDUM – REFERENDUM QUESTIONS
September 27, 2021
NOTICE OF ELECTION AND REQUIREMENTS FOR VOTER IDENTIFICATION
Notice of Election and Requirements for Voter Identification
NOTICE OF VOTE ON A BYLAW OR QUESTION
Notice of Vote on a Bylaw or Question
2021 MUNICIPAL ELECTION
OFFICIAL CANDIDATE LISTING
Public Notice, September 20, 2021 – In accordance with the provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act, a person who, without authorization, takes down, covers up, mutilates, defaces or alters any notice or other document is guilty of an offence and liable to a fine.
Town of Coalhurst
June 4, 2021 – The following link will help provide you with answers you may have if you are interested in running for Municipal office. Such things as: What is it like; What is the process; Women in Municipal Governance and much more. Check it out to help you make the decision of to run or not.
February 22, 2021 – So You Want to Run For Office – 2 Online Zoom Sessions
– Women in Local Government (February 23, 2021)
– Experience in Local Government (March 9, 2021)
Check link to register: So You Want to Run for Office – March
2021 GENERAL ELECTION – Nomination Package
The next municipal election will be October 18, 2021. In accordance with new legislation, Nomination Papers can be submitted to the Town Office during regular office hours anytime from January 1, 2021 to September 20, 2021. Nomination papers will not be accepted after 12:00 p.m. on September 20.
A candidate may withdraw his or her nomination at any time during the nomination period and up to 24 hours after the close of nominations (until 12:00 p.m. September 21, 2021).
If you are interested in running for office but would like more information please view the Nomination Package: nomination package 2021 election
Hard copies of the nomination package are also available for pick up at the Town Office during office hours.
Nomination papers can be found on the Government of Alberta website.
You can also:
Effective February 1, 2021 the following utility rates will apply:
2021 Utility Rates
The Town of Coalhurst Business License and Dog License renewal invoices are being mailed out the beginning of January 2021. 2021 licenses are due and payable upon receipt. If you do not receive your 2021 invoice/renewal by the middle of January, please contact the Town Office at 403-381-3033. Fines may be handed out for noncompliance.
If you no longer require your license, please make sure to notify the Town Office so our files can be updated accordingly.
Thank you for your attention and cooperation.
If you have a Christmas tree you would like taken away, call the Town Office at 403-381-3033 and make arrangements to have Public Works come and pick it up.
Director of Operations
The Fire Restriction in the Town of Coalhurst has been lifted. Fire Restriction – Lifted
Effective October 2, 2020, the pedestrian lights at 51 Avenue and 5 Street, and, 6 Street and Spruce Drive are now operational and available for use by pedestrians using these crosswalks.
Please be aware and proceed with caution.
Remember to pay your 2020 property taxes by September 30th if you haven’t already done so. A 12% penalty will be applied on October 1st on your remaining 2020 balance. If you’re unsure if they’re paid, please call the Town at 403-381-3033 or email [email protected].
55 Avenue will be closed from 2 Street to 6 Street beginning Wednesday, September 23 at NOON until Wednesday, September 30, 2020.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Director of Operations
FALL LEAF, YARD WASTE AND BRANCH COLLECTION
The Town of Coalhurst will be offering a leaf, yard waste, and branch collection for the fall of 2020.
Leaves and compostable yard waste such as plants and flowers must be in disposable brown paper bags available at the Town of Coalhurst office (Maximum 5 per household) or for purchase at various retailers. If leaves are in any other type of bag or container, they will not be picked up.
Branches must be cut to a maximum length of 6 ft. Please tie smaller branches in manageable bundles with string or twine.
Bags and branches can be placed neatly along the fence in your rear lane. If you do not have a rear lane, they can be placed at the front of your property no earlier than 1 week before the collection date. Please do not block rear lanes or sidewalks. The bags and branches must be out by 7:30 am on October 19th and there will be no callbacks for pick-up.
Director of Operations
The road will be closed on 51 Avenue from 4 Street to 6 Street starting at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020. This closure will only be for a few hours.
Director of Operations
6th Street will be closed from 49 Avenue to Spruce Drive starting Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. for approximately 1 week.
Detour signage will be in place.
The intersection at Highway 3 and 51 Avenue in Coalhurst will be closed August 12, 2020 due to CP Rail crossing maintenance. CP Rail Crossing Maintenance
The Development Officer will be away from the office from August 31, 2020 to September 11, 2020. Check link for details: Development Officer Out of Office
Are you concerned about your community’s safety and security? Learn more about Alberta Citizens of Patrol: citizens on patrol