New Director of Corporate Services The Town of Peace River is pleased to welcome Mr. Terry Websdale as the new Director of Corporate Services. Mr. Websdale currently serves as the Director of Finance at the Town of Grimshaw. Two decades of leadership in municipal and private sector organizations is highlighted by a history of collaboration and joint ventures between private enterprise, regional partners, and the Province of Alberta. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), this position is responsible for the business affairs of the Town. The Director of Corporate Services leads a team of professionals in providing services to internal and external stakeholders. TheRead More →

Application Deadline Notice: Non-Profit Property Tax Exemption Posted September 8, 2021 Where a non-profit organization owns property, holds property under lease, license or permit that is used primarily for the purpose of the organization, the organization may be eligible for a property tax exemption. To qualify for the property tax exemption, the non-profit organization must submit an application form with supporting information no later than October 20, 2021. The application will be reviewed according to the Municipal Government Act, Section 362(n)(i) to (v) and the Community Organization Property Tax Exemption Regulation A/R 281/98, as amended. If the application is successful, the property in whole orRead More →

The Council of the Town of Peace River will consider the second reading of Bylaw No. 2099 to replace Bylaw No. 2044 and amendments thereto, the Town of Peace River Off-site Levy Bylaw.
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Phone System Maintenance Posted November 5 Due to planned maintenance on our phone system, phone lines may be down at a number of municipal facilities beginning around 3 pm today (November 5). Phones at Town Hall, The Peace River Museum, Archives and Mackenzie Centre, The Peace Regional Pool, The Fire Hall (non-emergency line), Peace Regional Airport, Peace River FCSS and Peace Region Family Resource Network may be unavailable during this maintenance period. The phone line for the Baytex Energy Centre will still be accessible. As will the phone line for water and sewer issues. Maintenance is scheduled to be completed tonight and phone lines shouldRead More →

The Peace River & County of Northern Lights Fire Departments are teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) — the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years — to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!”
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