Posts for January, 2012

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MAR
20

PUBLIC HEARING MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Bylaw 2016-17 Municipal Development Plan first reading Pursuant to Section 606 of the Municipal Government ACT, Chapter M-26, RSA 2000 and amendments thereto, notice is hereby given advising of a Public Hearing to be held on April 11, 2017 commencing at 5:30 p.m. in the Town of Thorsby Council Chambers located at 4917 Hankin Street, Thorsby, Alberta. The purpose of the hearing is to provide the public with the opportunity to comment on proposed Bylaw #2016-17... More...
MAR
02
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Request for Proposal

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Request for Proposal The Town of Thorsby is seeking requests for proposal for Janitorial Services for the Thorsby Municipal Office, approximately 2 hrs/week The Contractor shall provide professional, high quality janitorial services to maintain the building in a neat, clean and orderly condition. Proof of WCB and liability insurance coverage will be required. Full details of service requirements can be obtained from the Municipal Office at 4917 Hankin Street or on website www.thorsby... More...
MAR
02
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Alberta Traffic Safety Fund Success

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March 1, 2017 Media release: Thorsby Alberta Traffic Safety Fund Successl The Town of Thorsby received confirmation of their success is securing a $17,000 grant from the Alberta Traffic Safety fund. The funds will be used to focus on road safety initiatives in and around our school zone, and to provide education and awareness for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers alike. "Success in securing these funds will enable us to purchase a speed reader to make drivers aware of the... More...
JAN
31
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Congratulations to Corey Lawrence

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Congratulations to Corey Lawrence for winning the Champion Title in the Canadian All Around Auctioneers Competition!
DEC
28
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THORSBY SIREN TO SOUND AT MIDNIGHT NEW YEAR'S EVE

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The Thorsby siren will sound at midnight New Year's Eve to welcome in “THE TOWN OF THORSBY” In many cultures, there are many traditions related to the passing of the old year and the welcoming in of the new. First Footing is popular in many cultures and variations exist from country to country. In Thailand, guns are fired to fright off demons, In China firecrackers are let loose to route the forces of darkness and the Italians let their church bells peal while the Swiss pre... More...
DEC
16
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TOWN OF THORSBY

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Council has, and continues to work hard to move our community forward. The next step in this journey we share together, is becoming a Town. The Order in Council has been approved and will come into effect January 1, 2017 and Thorsby will then be recognized as a Town. Over the last year, we have engaged the residents of Thorsby and have encountered a positive response to the conversation of becoming a Town. The questions asked most revolve around the financial aspects: Will it reduce tax... More...
DEC
15
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TOWN STATUS

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Thorsby has received an early Christmas Present today with the news that our application for Town Status has been approved.The link to the Order in Council is shown below. http://www.qp.alberta.ca/documents/Orders/Orders_in_Council/2016/1216/2016_344.html
DEC
03

Christmas in the Village 50/50 draw

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Winning 50/50 ticket #8451098 - claimed $2096 goes to the lucky winner
NOV
28
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Council gives first reading to new Community Standards Bylaw

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Bylaw 2016-18 Community Standards Bylaw - 1st Reading 002 Nuisance Bylaw On November 22, 2016, the Council of Thorsby passed first reading of the new Community Standards Bylaw. This Bylaw replaces Bylaw 2006-08 Nuisance Bylaw. Community Standards Bylaws are designed to provide community awareness regarding the safety and environmental success of the Municipality. Bylaws are typically written in sections and each section starts with “what you can’t do” and then p... More...
NOV
24
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Christmas Elves

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Fireman's Food Drive & Donation List More...
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Did You Know?

Over 6 km of single track trails in Thorsby!