Improvement District No. 349

General Information

Municipal Profile

For information on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range please visit the 4 Wing Cold Lake website.

Ministerial Orders and Policies

Planning and Development

Development Applications

***Contact and process information to be added when available***
Development Forms

Public Hearing Notices

Additional Information:

Land-use Maps:

Subdivision Appeal Board (SDAB)

The ID 349 Subdivision Appeal Board provides a mechanism for interested parties to  challenge a decision on a development application;  challenge a decision on a subdivision application that is not located within the prescribed distance of a primary highway or located adjacent to nor contain a water body; and to challenge the issuance of a stop order.

SDAB Meeting Agendas:

  • There are no SDAB meetings scheduled at this time

SDAB Decisions:

  • There are no SDAB decsions to report to date

Municipal Tax and Assessment

Assessment Notices Mailed

Improvement District No. 349 assessment notices were mailed to rate payers on March 31, 2014. Pursuant to Section 309(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act appeals to assessment values must be filed within a 60 day period. Final date to file an Assessment Complaint is May 30, 2014.

If you have questions on your assessment please contact the Improvement District No. 349assessor toll free at 1-855-268-3520.

Tax Notices Mailed

Improvement District No. 349 taxation notices were delivered to property owners on July 2, 2014.  If you have not received your taxation notice by now please contact ID 349 adminstration at 780-422-8876.

2014 property taxes are due and payable by July 31, 2014.

Local Assessment Review Board (LARB)

The local assessment review board is responsible for hearing complaints regarding residential property with 3 or fewer dwelling units, farm land, or tax notices other than property tax notices.  

For more information please visit the property tax and assesment section of the Municipal Affairs website or contact the I.D. 349 LARB clerk.

Composite Assessment Review Board (CARB)

The composite assessment review board is responsible for hearing complaints regarding any property not within the jurisdiction of the local assessment review board.

For more information please visit the property tax and assesment section of the Municipal Affairs website or contact the I.D. 349 CARB clerk.

Housing

ID 349 is a member of the Greater North Foundation providing support for affordable social and seniors' housing in the Lac La Biche and Athabasca regions.

For more information please visit the foundation's website here.

Recreation

Please note, as per the 2012 Alberta Sportfishing Regulations, access to lakes within the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range is prohibitied with the exception of Spencer Lake.

Access to Spencer lake is permitted only during the following periods:

On normal weekends, from 5:00 pm each Friday to 1/2 hour after sunset each Sunday.

On long weekends with a Friday statutory or civic holiday, from 5:00 pm Thursday to 1/2 hour after sunset on Sunday.

On long weekends with a Monday statutory or civic holiday, from 5:00 pm Friday to 1/2 hour after sunset on the holiday Monday.

On January 1 from 5:00 pm on Dec. 24 to 1/2 hour after sunset.

NOTE:

Live ammunition is used in the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range. Use of the lake by anglers is dependent on the approval of the Canadian Forces at the Base. If necessary for Base operations, access to Spencer Lake may be closed during some of the open periods listed above.

Due to safety concerns, the Canadian Forces does not permit overland access to Spencer Lake on any trails that are inside the Bombing Range boundary, including the trail between Seibert and Spencer lakes. Spencer Lake may only be accessed from the west tip of Spencer Lake and it is unlawful to go ashore inside the bombing range boundary.

Key Contacts

Chief Administrative Officer
Darryl Joyce
Manager, Improvement Districts
(780) 422-8876
ID349@gov.ab.ca

Assessor
Troy Birtles
1-855-268-3520
troy@aag-gis.com

Road Authority
Paula Campbell
Operations Manager
(780) 675-2624
paula.campbell@gov.ab.ca 

Development Officer
***information to be added when available***

SDAB Clerk
***information to be added when available***

LARB/CARB Clerk
Linda Mortenson
(780) 594-4494 ext. 7931
taxes@coldlake.com