Fibre-Optic Broadband Project on Hold Due to High Construction Costs

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Fibre-Optic Broadband Project on Hold Due to High Construction Costs

Fibre-Optic Broadband Project on Hold Due to High Construction Costs

Council is requesting further investigation after receiving significantly higher than anticipated bids June 11, 2019  HIGH RIVER, ALBERTA – High River’s fibre-optic broadband project will not be moving forward at this time after a second round of construction bids came in significantly higher than anticipated. Town Council agreed that it would not be a responsible use of taxpayer resources given...

Former Airstrip to be Leased out to River City Car Club and the High River Agricultural Society

Former Airstrip to be Leased out to River City Car Club and the High River Agricultural Society

Plans for the lease include a drive-in movie theatre to be erected on a four-acre parcel June 11, 2019 HIGH RIVER, ALBERTA – Town Council has made the decision to proceed with leasing the municipal lands, known as the former airstrip lands, located south of the agricultural grounds and legally described as the NE Quarter Section 12, Township 19, Range...

High River Council Allocates Land for High River Pump Track Committee

High River Council Allocates Land for High River Pump Track Committee

High River Council was approached by the High River Pump Track Committee at the April 8, 2019 Council meeting with a request of land for a pump track.  Council agreed to the allocation of green space on High Country Drive near the existing spray park. At the meeting, Council directed Administration to proceed with designating the open green space at...

High River Library and Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex Increase Accessibility

High River Library and Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex Increase Accessibility

The Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex and the High River Library have come together in a unique collaboration that will increase accessibility to their facilities by introducing three ways to trial the facilities. The joint effort aims to increase exposure to the two family-oriented facilities.  (Collaboration will allow new users to experience both facilities without committing to a full membership.) Borrow...

Traffic delays expected in vicinity of 429 3rd Ave SE June 12 to June 20

INFORMATION BULLETIN: June 7, 2019 Who: Parsons Inc. When: Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 and Thursday, June 20th, 2019. The work is expected to take approximately 4 hours on each day, (between approximately 9:00am and approximately 3:00pm). However, depending on conditions, the work may take longer. At the latest, the work will be completed each day prior to 3:00pm, and the...

Foothills Kinettes Water Tower Park Grand Opening

Foothills Kinettes Water Tower Park Grand Opening

Foothills Kinettes Water Tower Park Grand Opening In partnership with the Town of High River, the Foothills Kinettes Water Tower Park is celebrating the grand opening on Saturday June 15, 2019 from 12pm-2pm. For the past four years The Foothills Kinettes have been working with Town of High River Parks and Recreation to transform the park.  The Foothills Kinettes group...

Inaugural Urban Design Awards Now Accepting Nominations

Inaugural Urban Design Awards Now Accepting Nominations

Awards will celebrate progressive design that contributes to the vibrancy of the community HIGH RIVER, ALBERTA – The Town of High River’s Planning and Development Division is now accepting nominations for the inaugural Urban Design Awards. The awards aim to celebrate progressive and innovative designs that are contributing to the vibrancy and viability of The Town and will recognize the...

2019 Property Tax Notices Mailed

2019 Property Tax Notices Mailed

The Town of High River has sent out 2019 property tax notices. As of May 29, 2019 all notices have been mailed through Canada post or by email to property owners. The 2019 property tax payment deadline is June 28, 2019 unless property owners are on the Tax Installment Payment Plan (TIPP).  Enrolling in the TIPP program allows property owners...