Notices

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Permitted uses - for information only

24/61Plan 8910286 Block 1 Lot 1 & NE 3-12-5-W4 (5213 Trans Canada Hwy & 5215 – 3rd Avenue, Dunmore) Use approved: Construct a 5.6m x 2m double pole free-standing business sign for the gravel pit. Date issued: May 21, 2024.
24/62SE 30-11-6-W4 (11406 Rge Rd 65) Use approved: Construct a 50’ x 100’ farm shop. Date issued: May 21, 2024.
24/64Plan 2864GC Block 1 (106 – 1st Avenue, Schuler) Use approved: Move on a 128 sq. ft. shed. Date issued: May 21, 2024.


24/47Plan 448JK Block E (35, 2269 – 2nd Avenue, Dunmore) Use approved: Operation of a commercial retail tire sales & service in the existing building. Date issued: May 7, 2024.
24/55Plan 200AJ Block 26 Lots 7-12 (529 – 2nd Street, Suffield) Use approved: Home Occupation – MJM Enterprises – Office use only. Date issued: May 7, 2024.
24/57Plan 7610906 Lot 5 (1, 11422 Josephburg Trail) Use approved: Construct a 30’ x 34’ detached garage. Date issued: May 7, 2024.

Note: No appeal is available for the issuance of a development permit for a permitted use unless the provisions of the land use bylaws have been relaxed, varied, or misinterpreted.

Discretionary uses

24/37Plan 2110467 Block 1 Lot 1 (7417 Twp Rd 120) Use approved: To operate a registered dog breeding kennel – Fascino Miniature Poodles, with conditions. Date issued: May 21, 2024.
24/59NW 35-9-2-W4 (2119 Hwy 515) Use approved: Construct five (5) newly constructed 55’ x 250’ housing units, to replace existing housing units, with conditions. Date issued: May 21, 2024.
24/63Plan 1612191 Block 11 Lot 5 (25 Dunes Way, Desert Blume) Use approved: Construct a 2,304 sq. ft. single detached dwelling with front variance of 2.3m (7.6 ft) and a variance of 5.47m (19.9 ft) for the rear setback, with conditions. Date issued: May 21, 2024.


24/24NE 6-12-3-W4 (To be determined) Use approved: Move on a newly constructed modular home, with conditions. Date issued: May 14, 2024.
24/52Plan 1511316 Block 1 Lot 2 (7, 12003 Rge Rd 60A) Use approved: Operation of a retail tire sales & service in the existing building; placement of three (3) storage containers; placement of two (2) business signs, with conditions. Date issued: May 14, 2024
24/53NW 16-8-3-W4 (8219 Rge Rd 34) Use approved: Move on a 12’ x 45’ mobile home trailer as temporary accommodation, with conditions. Date issued: May 14, 2024.
24/56NE 36-11-7-W4 (11520 Rge Rd 70) Use approved: Move on a 24’ x 32’ pre-existing barn, with conditions. Date issued: May 14, 2024.
24/60Plan 7430AK Block D (12126 Rge Rd 40) Use approved: Home Occupation – Cypress Potable Water – Office use only, with conditions. Date issued: May 14, 2024


24/58Plan 0512498 Block 5 Lot 11 (918 Eagleridge Drive, Dunmore) Use approved: Home Occupation – Crooked Owl Photography, with conditions. Date issued: May 7, 2024.

Development permit does not take effect until twenty-one (21) days from the date of this notice.

Any person affected by a development permit for a discretionary use may appeal the decision in writing stating reasons for the appeal. The appeal shall be delivered either personally or by mail to the Cypress County office, no later than 21 days following the date of this notice to Secretary of the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board. There is a $300 fee for the first appeal received on an application.

Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Cypress County will offer for sale, by public auction, at the Cypress County municipal office Council Chambers, Dunmore, Alberta on Wednesday, March 26, 2024 at 10 a.m. the following lands (see table below).

Each parcel will be offered for sale subject to a reserve bid and to the reservations and conditions contained in the existing certificate of title.

The land is being offered for sale on an ‘as is, where is’ basis and Cypress County makes no representation and gives no warranty whatsoever as to the adequacy of services, soil conditions, land use districting, building and development conditions, absence, or presence of environmental contamination, or the developability of the subject land for any intended use by the Purchaser. 

Cypress County may, after the public auction, become the owner of any parcel of land that is not sold at the public auction.

Terms:  Cash, Bank Draft, Certified Cheque. Payment in full must be received within 21 days following the date of the auction.

Redemption may be affected by payment of all arrears of taxes and costs at any time prior to the sale.

Dated at Dunmore, Alberta, March 13, 2024

Steve Toews, Designated Officer

Public hearing - Land Use Bylaw amendment

PURSUANT to the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, being Chapter M-26 of the Revised Statutes of Alberta, 2000, and amendments thereto, the Cypress County council will hold a public hearing with respect to the passing of the following bylaw as shown in the Land Use Bylaw amendment 2024/13.

A public hearing on the matter will be held at the Council Chamber of the Cypress County administration office in Dunmore at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4, 2024. Any persons wishing to be heard may make oral or written representation to the council at that time. Oral submissions may be limited to five minutes in length whether a written presentation is submitted. Written submissions should be submitted to the county’s administration office by June 3, 2024. 

A copy of the proposed bylaw and any other related documents may be requested in advance and picked up during regular office hours at the administration office of Cypress County in Dunmore, Alberta.

Public hearing - Land Use Bylaw amendments

PURSUANT to the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, being Chapter M-26 of the Revised Statutes of Alberta, 2000, and amendments thereto, the Cypress County council held a public hearing with respect to the passing of the following bylaw as shown in the Land Use Bylaw amendments 2024/10 and 2024/11.

A public hearing on the matter was held at the Council Chamber of the Cypress County administration office in Dunmore at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2024.

Both amendments were approved by council.

Public hearing: Land Use Bylaw amendment

PURSUANT to the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, being Chapter M-26 of the Revised Statutes of Alberta, 2000, and amendments thereto, the Cypress County Council held a public hearing on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 in respect to the following bylaw: Bylaw 2024/02 – PN SW 23-12-5-W4 and Plan 121 2818 Block 1 Lot 2, FROM Country Residential District 1 TO Agricultural District 1  

The bylaw was approved.

Notice of application for a licence for the temporary occupation or use of a road allowance

Notice is hereby given that Brost Land & Cattle Co. Ltd. of Cypress County have made application to Cypress County, Dunmore for a licence to temporarily occupy or use the following road allowance(s):

All that portion of statutory road allowance adjoining the east boundary of the northeast quarter of Section twenty seven (27); and the east boundary of Section thirty four (34); all in Township twelve (12) Range three (3) west of the 4th Meridian.

Any protest against the granting of the above mentioned licence must be must be forwarded to Cypress County, 816 2nd Ave, Dunmore AB  T1B 0K3, within thirty days from the date of this notice.

Dated at Dunmore, AlbertaName: Brost Land & Cattle Co. Ltd.

Date:  May 7, 2024