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Barons Meet the Candidates Forum

Come down and meet the 2021 Village of Barons municipal election candidates before you vote! Date: Tuesday, October 12th Time: 7:00 pm Location: Barons Community Hall – 209 Noble St.  Following AHS Covid-19 Guidelines: Masking, Physical Distancing 

2021 Revised Tax Notices

The Revised Deadline for Taxes is now August 10, 2021 An error was made by the municipal software program as it calculated taxes based on the 2020 assessment rather than the 2021 tax assessment. After speaking with a Municipal Affairs Advisor, because there was no changes made to the Tax Bylaw, Ministerial Approval is not […]

Village Office Closure Update – April 28, 2021

The Village office is still closed and Council will reevaluate when more information is released from the Government of Alberta. All Council/Committee meetings are cancelled until further notice. Payments can still be made online if you are an ATB customer, through Canada Post, via the mail slot at the Office. Interac E-transfer is now available […]

Village of Barons 2021 Assessment Notices

The Notice of Assessment is February 25, 2021 with the mailing date as March 5, 2021. The date, by which a complaint must be made, which date must be no later than sixty (60) days after the notice of assessment date. If you feel that your assessment has been incorrectly calculated, instructions on what to […]

AHS COVID-19 NOTICE

AHS is constantly monitoring current and future demand on the healthcare system, including the growth in COVID-19 cases. AHS South Zone currently has 13 COVID-19 positive patients in hospital. Medicine Hat Regional Hospital has six inpatients with two of those in ICU. Chinook Regional Hospital has seven, with three of those in ICU. The AHS “early warning […]

COVID 19 Update – Nov 24, 2020

Please be advised the Village Office has been made aware of active cases of COVID-19 within our community. Please remember to stay home if you are feeling unwell, wash or sanitize your hands often, wear a face mask, face shield, or similar face covering, respect social distancing measures, and to follow AHS gathering restriction guidelines. […]

FIRE BAN – Aug 19, 2020

The Fire Chief for the Village of Barons has initiated a Fire Ban effective immediately. This ban applies to all residents within the Village of Barons. The ban will remain in effect until further notice. The fire ban prohibits the use of all wood, briquette and propane/natural gas fires, including those contained in designated fire […]

COVID NOTICE

Effective June 9, 2020 the Village Office will re-open – Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 am to 3:30, with one half hour for lunch. All persons entering the office are being requested to use the hand sanitizer that will be provided when you first enter the Village Office. In addition, we ask that when […]

Mayors Message

There has been a lot of talk about recovery this past week, with relaxing of some of the restrictions that were put in place, even though we know the current restrictions will last a while longer. The Alberta Government released their framework to reopen the province and the Prime Minister has been working on shared […]

COVID-19: Mayors Message

As the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the world, our community is feeling the effects.  It is very hard to get used to the idea of isolation and social distancing however, I must continue to re-enforce the necessity in keeping yourself and others safe. As per the Alberta Health Services recommendation, the Village playground has […]