Ponoka County

PHOTO: Blazing red sunset east of Ponoka

The sunset July 6 ended up being an incredible display of red in farm fields

Ponoka County passes rezoning for possible cannabis retail store

New zoning the first step for company hoping to sell weed legally

Ponoka County optimistic though cautious about tire recycling situation

New heavy-duty shredder on site, county hopeful this is a final solution

Gawney Hinkley passed away last night

The former Ponoka County councillor passed away after an on and off battle with cancer in hospital

Ponoka County QEII corridor plan to designate land uses passed

Ponoka County still has discretion on development approvals on Highway 2 ASP

Ponoka County declines company shares as proposed tax repayment

Energy company attempt to pay taxes turned down but penalties were waived

Ponoka County to help front tire recycling equipment

Additional equipment needed to handle National Tire Recycling tires north of Ponoka

Friends of Chain Lakes Society looking for alternate land usage support

Presentation at annual meeting about getting an idea on how to implement similar program

Ponoka County takes on garbage, weed sales

Collection of household garbage to remain the same, selling marijuana is moot point

Ponoka County changing plan documents to force NRCB to deal with concerns

Strict rules on CFO approvals has county looking at what it can do

Ponoka County worries about Prussian carp in Gull Lake

Alberta Environment delays pumping due to at least 1,000 carp found near the pump channel inlet

Ponoka County worries about Prussian carp in Gull Lake

Alberta Environment delays pumping due to at least 1,000 carp found near the pump channel inlet

Ponoka County can absorb recent provincial budget cuts

Lower MSI funding and STIP money may well impact county in long term capital projects

Area young people to benefit from Ponoka County support

Ponoka/Rimbey youth programs net $40,000 county donation for Big Brothers and Youth Centre

Tax rates stay the same in Ponoka County

Surplus of $3.6 million a huge boost to absorbing higher expenses this year

Breaking: Ponoka County takes over Town of Ponoka Fire Services

After a special meeting with the county locks were changed and the county took over

Library funding increase request approved by Ponoka County

County agrees to the $60,000 request, up from $45,000 from the previous year

Ponoka County displeased with no town presence at hearing

An NRCB hearing saw no representation from the Town of Ponoka, setting county council on edge.

Complaints and concerns for Ponoka County Hwy 2 area structure plan

Reaction to generalized area structure plan for Highway 2 corridor remains the same for most residents

Ponoka County council looks at how it sees collaboration

County wants separate negotiations with Ponoka, Rimbey