BURNING BAN REMOVED – EFFECTIVE MAY 26, 2016
Please be advised that Council of the Rural municipality of Elton has removed the Burning Ban effective Thursday, May 26, 2016.
The Burning By-law No. 1455 can be viewed by clicking the following link – BL 1455 Burning & Wildfire Control Jan’13.
2016 Census Information – Participation Lowers Taxes
Please complete the 2016 Census information when it arrives this year. Our grants and funding are based on the Census data you provide, and your participation has a huge effect on your taxes. Please spread the work to your neighbours to complete their Census information when received in 2016!
Property Standards By-Law No. 1512
Please see the link below for the Property Standards By-Law No. 1512
Rural Waterline – Update (November 7, 2014)
Phase I Funding Announcement
Larry Maguire (MP Brandon-Souris), Drew Caldwell (Minister Municipal Government, MLA Brandon East), Doug Dobrowolski (President, Association of Manitoba Municipalities) held a press conference at the Elton Municipal Council Chambers and announced funding for the RM of Elton Phase I of the Rural Waterline. Also attending were Council members, retired council members Reeve Jim Boyd and Councillor David Mazier, Dave Shwaluk of Manitoba Water Services Board, Robert Sopuck (MP Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette) and D’Arcy Barker. This announcement enables us to extend the water to Douglas School and allow for 95+ connections. We are very pleased to have this funding awarded, and will keep working to obtain the funding to complete all waterline phases.
Please click here to view the Elton Waterline Expansion By-Law No. 1465 and Local Improvement Plan 2014-2017 (approved by Municipal Board) on November 12, 2013.
The map as revised for the Local Improvement Plan 2014-2017 may be viewed here RM Elton Local Improvement Plan 2014-2017 Map. This map is based on those connections that have committed to be connected to the waterline under this Local Improvement Plan.
For application to connect to the rural waterline, please click here: Request for Connection to Waterline (LIP 2014-2017)
Queries have been received regarding the debenture option. Debentures issue at the best interest rate at time of issue. Examples of the debenture rates are in the chart below (please click to enlarge). All connectors have the option of paying all or part of the connection cost, with only any unpaid balance being paid by debenture. Debenture payments are made annually with the property tax, and are locked in for a period of 20 years.
Zoning By-Law No. 1499
Please see the links below for Zoning By-law No. 1499 and Maps.
Utility Rate By-law
Below please find information on Utility Rate approvals for the Rural Municipality of Elton:
Approved & passed By-law 1501 Elton Water & Sewer Utility Rates (2016 Rates)
Please click this link to view Public Utilities Board Order No 112/15 (2016 Rates)
2016 Upcoming Council Meeting Schedule
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016
TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016
TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2016