Draft Land Use Bylaw Documents
The Draft Land Use Bylaw is significantly different from the current Land Use Bylaw 967-2012. An Open House is being held Thurs Feb 23, 2023 at the Hanna Community Centre from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. You are invited to attend the open house to discuss the Draft Land Use Bylaw with Palliser and Town staff.
The following is the anticipated timeline, which may change at any step along the way:
- Feb 3-7, 2023: Letters are mailed to affected property owners.
- Feb 23, 2023 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm: Open house to gather information and ask questions.
- Feb 24, 2023: Palliser Regional Municipal Services to revise the proposed bylaw based on input from the Open House.
- Mar. 14, 2023: Council Meeting: Draft Bylaw to receive 1st reading.
- Apr 11, 2023: at 7:00 pm: Public Hearing from those prejudicially affected and whose concerns were not addressed at the Open House.
- Apr 11, 2023: Draft Land Use Bylaw to receive 2nd reading and if anonymous consent is granted, could receive 3rd and final reading.
- May 1, 2023: New Land Use Bylaw comes into effect.
The Municipal Government Act allows municipalities to create bylaws and policies designed to ensure citizens have a high quality of life. Below, you’ll find information on the Town of Hanna’s bylaws and policies.
#825-1994. Providing for the collection and disposal of garbage, refuse and waste within the boundaries of the Town of Hanna.
#1028-2022 to amend the water charges per cubic meter from $2.94 to $3.00 effective Jan 1, 2023.
#1023-2021 to amend the water charges per cubic meter from $2.89 to $2.94 effective Jan 1, 2022.
#1019-2021 to amend Waste Management fee from $37.50 to $44 per billing period effective May 1, 2021
#1014-2021 to amend the water charges per cubic meter from $2.55 to $2.89 effective Jan 1, 2021
#1006-2020. To provide control for the municipal public utilities system including water, sewer, and solid waste.
#947-2009. To regulate and abate nuisances and unsightly premises and to require timely snow removal.
#936-2007. To control and regulate vehicle, animal, and pedestrian traffic.
#1011-2020. To establish procedures for the payment of taxes by installments and the imposition of penalties on unpaid taxes.
#920-2005. Regulating smoking in public facilities owned and operated by the Town of Hanna. Named Non-Smoking Bylaw.
Provided by the Hanna RCMP for local citizens thereby reducing foot traffic into the detachment.
Regulates the planting, maintenance and removal of trees located on Town property.
#944-2008. To provide for the regulation of noise control. Also contains the Special Event Permit.
Volume 2 contains the Municipal Development Plan Bylaw #968-2013 and policies.
Volume 1 contains Background Studies and Issues. It is not adopted by bylaw but was approved by Council in 2013.
including amendments up to and including Sept 14, 2021.
First reading was given Jan 10, 2023. A public hearing is scheduled Feb 13, 2023 at 7:00 pm at the Town Office.
Bylaw 1025-2022 Land Use Amendment was approved Aug 9, 2022.
Includes amendments up to and including Sept 14, 2021
#970-2013. To regulate the sale, use, and storage of fireworks, explosives, or other highly flammable or matter and the use of firearms.
This map accompanies the draft land use bylaw and is a visual of the proposed land use districts.
A summary of the changes to Hanna's Land Use Bylaw and rationale.
Draft of the proposed Hanna Land Use Bylaw. There is no map included in this version.
This document may be used to log noise disturbances including barking dogs.
#1015-2021. To govern the proceedings and the conduct of the members of Council, Council committees and other bodies established by Council.
#994-2018. To establish a code of conduct for members of Council.
#1021-2021: To provide for the control and regulation of the Hanna Municipal Cemetery.
#998-2018. To regulate the consumption of Cannabis.
Navigate to the online form to submit your bylaw complaint electronically.
Download and complete this form before presenting to Bylaw Enforcement at the Town Office.
#889-2000. Providing for the licensing and regulation of businesses, occupations, and properties within the Town of Hanna.
#902-2002. To control open burning within town limits.
This policy allows approved trees to be purchased at the request of any person wishing to recognize a loved one, celebrate an event, recognize a business or enhance the community.
Outlines the method for requesting a memorial bench.
Policy for assistance to host Provincial or National Events using Hanna facilities.