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March 17, 2020 1:04 PM

COVID-19 Information

Updates and information during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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November 29, 2020 7:30 PM

The COVID-19 status map shows the level of risk in regions and information about local health measures. It also shows the rate of COVID-19 cases and the number of active by cases.
Regions are defined by municipal boundaries. Each region is either:
a municipality of 10,000 or greater population: a city, town or municipal district (or county)
communities smaller than 10,000 are included in the surrounding municipal district. Communities include First Nations reserves, Metis Settlements and towns.
Regions are designated as open, watch or enhanced relaunch status. All regions must continue to follow Alberta’s public health measures and guidelines, regardless of relaunch status.

November 24,2020 Enhanced public health measures
Mandatory restrictions are in effect to protect the health system and slow the spread of COVID-19.

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June 16, 2020 10:00 AM

PLAYGROUND RE-OPENING
June 16, 2020

Playgrounds have re-opened in the MD of Bighorn. Please be aware that the COVID-19 virus can persist on surfaces for up to several days and the MD does not sanitize playground equipment. Follow Alberta Health guidelines on personal hygiene before and after visiting playgrounds. Stay home and do not use the playgrounds if you or your family are feeling unwell. Continue physical distancing practices by staying a minimum 6 feet away from others, avoid sharing toys, and limit contact with individuals outside of your household. Use playgrounds at your own risk.

May 13, 2020 4:40 PM

2020 TAX RATE BYLAW
May 13, 2020

On May 12, 2020, Council approved the 2020 Tax Rate Bylaw. To provide some financial relief to MD of Bighorn residents and businesses, Council has approved a reduction to the municipal tax rates for this year. In addition, Council deferred the due date for the collection of property taxes from June 30, 2020 to August 31, 2020. Late penalty charges we will be applied for overdue accounts starting on September 1, 2020. Please contact finance@mdbighorn.ca for more information.