Devon maintains municipal bylaws and policies to ensure the safety, security and quality of life for residents, property owners and commercial interests.
Copies of all active bylaws and policies are available at the municipal office. If you would like to review a bylaw or policy, or if you have a question, please contact the municipal office at P: 780-987-8300 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bylaw 979/2022 - Amendment to Bylaw 924/2019 - Land Use Bylaw
First Reading: July 11, 2022
Bylaw 980/2022 - Twin Ice Arena Borrowing - Borrowing Bylaw
First Reading: Oct. 11, 2022
Borrowing Bylaw 980/2022 – Twin Ice Arena Borrowing
The Council of the Town of Devon has decided to issue a bylaw pursuant to Section 258 of the Municipal Government Act to authorize the financing costs associated with construction of a Twin Ice Arena. Town of Devon Council has provided first reading to Borrowing Bylaw 980/2022 on October 11th, 2022.
The Town of Devon has made plans, specifications and estimates for the project and confirms the total estimated cost of the said project to be $18,547,000.
In order to construct the twin ice arena (by adding a second sheet of ice to the Dale Fisher Arena), it will be necessary for the Municipality to borrow the sum of up to $2,858,000 (the "indebtedness") for a period not to exceed thirty (30) years from the Government of Alberta (formerly the Alberta Capital Finance Authority) or another authorized institution. The following funds are estimated to be applied to the construction:
Government of Alberta Municipal Sustainability Initiative (grant funding)
Government of Canada Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (grant funding)
Parkland County cost sharing contribution
A full copy of the bylaw is available at the Town of Devon Office (1 Columbia Avenue West) Monday to Friday (excepting Nov. 11) during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and online at devon.ca/bylaws.
Filing a petition: As per the requirements under the Municipal Government Act, electors who wish to file a petition in respect to this bylaw must file such petition to the Chief Administrative Officer within 15 days after October 28, 2022. Rules for preparation of a valid petition on this matter are outlined in Sections 219 – 226 & 231 of the Municipal Government Act. A copy of these rules plus a copy of the noted bylaw is available upon request at the Town of Devon Office, 1 Columbia Avenue West during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday (excepting Nov. 11) or by email at email@example.com.
For information regarding the process for proposed bylaws, click here.
To view or print the Land Use Bylaw documents, click here: Land Use Bylaw
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