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LAND & PROPERTY RIGHTS TRIBUNAL
Notice of Hearing - Proposed City of Red Deer Annexation
The Land and Property Rights Tribunal (Tribunal) will conduct a public hearing respecting an application by the City of Red Deer (City) to annex territory from Red Deer County (County). The hearing is scheduled as follows:
DATE: Tuesday, June 20, 2023
TIME: 10:00 AM
LOCATION: Radisson Hotel Red Deer (6500 - 67 Street) Red Deer, Alberta
The proposed annexation area involves approximately 216 hectares (533 acres) of land located adjacent to the City's northwest boundary. The application states that the proposed annexation will provide the City with highway fronting commercial land along Highway 2.
Although the two municipalities have negotiated an agreement, objections to the proposed annexation require the Tribunal to conduct a public hearing. The public hearing process will allow the Tribunal to receive information and evidence from interested parties about this matter. After considering the submissions from all parties, the Tribunal will make an annexation recommendation to the Minister of Municipal Affairs.
A hard copy of the annexation application can be viewed at both the City and the County municipal offices during normal business hours. Information about the proposed annexation can also be found on the City's website at https://www.reddeer.ca/annexation.
If you wish to participate in the hearing and/or want to make an oral submission to the Tribunal during the proceedings, please register with the Tribunal office by 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 14, 2023. Written submissions pertaining to the hearing should be received by the Tribunal no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 14, 2023. Copies of all written submissions received by the Tribunal will be forwarded to the City and the County prior to the hearing and may be made available to the public.
For more information about the annexation application, please contact:
City of Red Deer
David Girardin RPP, MCIP
Major Projects Planner
The City of Red Deer
Red Deer, AB, Canada T4N 3T4
Red Deer County
Ron Barr RPP, MCIP
Long Range Planning Manager
Red Deer County Centre
38106 Range Road 275
Red Deer County, AB, T4S 2L9
Written objections to the proposed annexation should be sent to the Tribunal Case Manager at the address below. For more information about the annexation process, please contact:
Land and Property Rights Tribunal
1229-91 Street SW
Edmonton, AB T6X 1 E9
To call toll free - dial 310-0000 and follow the instructions.
On February 25, 2022, County Administration received a formal Notice of Intent to Annex Land from the City of Red Deer. The Notice outlines the City’s intent to annex 137.38 ha (339.47 acres) west of Hwy 2 and north of Hwy 11A and also includes the City’s proposed program for landowner and public consultation.
On March 22, 2022 Red Deer County Council approved in principle the City of Red Deer’s proposed annexation, pursuant to the proposed process for negotiation and consultation as presented by the City of Red Deer in its formal notice of intent to annex lands from the County.
If you are affected by this annexation and would like more information, please click on the following link to the City of Red Deer’s website which provides all the details on the proposed annexation and next steps as well as opportunities for public input.