Welcome to Foothills County
  • Working Well Workshop

    Working Well Workshop

    Find out if your groundwater is at risk and learn what you can do to protect your well, attend this free water well management workshop hosted by MD of Foothills, and presented by the Working Well Program, with technical expertise from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry,

    Working Well Workshops:
    January 23, 2019 – Davisburg Community Hall - 7 pm
    January 24, 2019 – Highwood  Memorial Centre - 7 pm
    February 5, 2019 – Priddis Hall - 7 pm

    For more information and to register for a free workshop, click here

  • Septic Sense Workshop

    Septic Sense Workshop

    Solutions for Rural Living

    Understanding and taking care of your septic system

    Learn what you can do to properly manage and maintain your septic system.

    FREE Workshops  -  Pre-registration required:
    7:00 pm, Mon. Jan. 21 at Priddis Community Hall
    7:00 pm, Mon. Jan. 28 at Highwood Memorial Centre
    7:00 pm, Wed. Jan. 30 at Davisburg Community Hall

    For more information and to register for the workshops, click here.

     

     

  • Save Money on Taxes

    Save Money on Taxes

    Discounts for Early Payment of Taxes

    Discounts for Monthly Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP)

    Deadline - January 31, 2019

    Learn more here.

  • Foothills County

    Foothills County

    Municipal District of Foothills No. 31 to become Foothills County

    Foothills County - a great place to live, play and work.

    Effective january 1, 2019, the name Municipal District of Foothills No. 31 will change to Foothills County.

    Foothills County encompasses a diverse rural landscape in which leadership and planning support a strong agricultural heritage, vibrant communities, a balanced economy and the stewardship of natural capital for future generations.

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Find out if your groundwater is at risk and learn what you can do to protect your well, attend this free water well management workshop hosted by MD of Foothills, and presented by the Working Well Program, with technical expertise from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry,

Working Well Workshops:
January 23, 2019 – Davisburg Community Hall - 7 pm
January 24, 2019 – Highwood  Memorial Centre - 7 pm
February 5, 2019 – Priddis Hall - 7 pm

For more information and to register for a free workshop, click here

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Solutions for Rural Living

Understanding and taking care of your septic system

Learn what you can do to properly manage and maintain your septic system.

FREE Workshops  -  Pre-registration required:
7:00 pm, Mon. Jan. 21 at Priddis Community Hall
7:00 pm, Mon. Jan. 28 at Highwood Memorial Centre
7:00 pm, Wed. Jan. 30 at Davisburg Community Hall

For more information and to register for the workshops, click here.

 

 

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Discounts for Early Payment of Taxes

Discounts for Monthly Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP)

Deadline - January 31, 2019

Learn more here.

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Municipal District of Foothills No. 31 to become Foothills County

Foothills County - a great place to live, play and work.

Effective january 1, 2019, the name Municipal District of Foothills No. 31 will change to Foothills County.

Foothills County encompasses a diverse rural landscape in which leadership and planning support a strong agricultural heritage, vibrant communities, a balanced economy and the stewardship of natural capital for future generations.

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2018 Christmas Family Program

January 18, 2019

Thank You for helping us help others.

Foothills County staff and council would like to give a huge thank you to everyone who donated their time, energy and money to the 2018 Christmas Family Program. With your help we were able to help 13 local families.
We would especially like to thank our donors, for without all of you, this program would not be as successful as it is. Click here for a complete list of donors.

Wheatland County and Foothills County IDP

January 2, 2019

In the upcoming months Wheatland County and Foothills County will be reviewing and updating their Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). This will be done in order to address new requirements under Alberta’s Municipal Government Act.

For more information and for current project updates please visit the project page here - Wheatland County/Foothills County IDP.

Sheep River Regional Utility Corporation (SRRUC)

December 17, 2018

Sheep River Regional Utility Corporation (SRRUC) is a partnership between the Town of Black Diamond, Town of Turner Valley, the M.D. of Foothills and the Village of Longview. SRRUC has been operating since 2016 and was created to replace the Quad Regional Water Partnership (QRWP). The municipally-owned utility corporation operates the supply, treatment, and transmission of wholesale potable water to its customers - member municipalities.

For more information related to SRRUC, please visit srruc.ca.

Member municipalities are responsible for distributing potable water to their customers, this includes water delivery, metering, and billing for water services. SRRUC does not set utility rates for member municipalities. For more information on your water utility bill, please refer to Foothills County Utilities.

Annual Property Taxes

September 30, 2018

Property Taxes are due September 30

SAVE MONEY. Enroll in the Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP) and you will never have to worry about missing a tax payment again! Sign up for TIPP before January 31, 2019 and save 5% discount every year.

Prepay your taxes in whole every year and save 6%.

Click here for more information about TIPP

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