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Bylaws

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.

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Animal Control Bylaw

#808-1993.  Provides for the control of animals. Contains licensing, fees, enforcement, penalties, fanciers, and more.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Burning Bylaw

#902-2002. To control open burning within town limits.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Business License Bylaw

#889-2000. Providing for the licensing and regulation of businesses, occupations, and properties within the Town of Hanna.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Bylaw Complaint Form

Download and complete this form before presenting to Bylaw Enforcement at the Town Office.

Date modified: 22-02-2022
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Bylaw Complaints Online Form

Navigate to the online form to submit your bylaw complaint electronically.

Date modified: 22-02-2022
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Cannabis Consumption Bylaw

#998-2018. To regulate the consumption of Cannabis.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Cemetery Bylaw

#1021-2021: To provide for the control and regulation of the Hanna Municipal Cemetery.

Date modified: 15-09-2021
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Council Conduct Bylaw

#994-2018. To establish a code of conduct for members of Council.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Council Procedure Bylaw

#1015-2021. To govern the proceedings and the conduct of the members of Council, Council committees and other bodies established by Council.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Disturbance Log

This document may be used to log noise disturbances including barking dogs. 

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Fireworks Bylaw

#970-2013.  To regulate the sale, use, and storage of fireworks, explosives, or other highly flammable or matter and the use of firearms.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Land Use Amendment 1025

Bylaw 1025-2022 Land Use Amendment was approved Aug 9, 2022. 

Date modified: 10-08-2022
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Land Use Bylaw

Includes amendments up to and including Sept 14, 2021

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Land Use Bylaw Map

including amendments up to and including Sept 14, 2021.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Municipal Development Plan Vol 1

Volume 1 contains Background Studies and Issues.  It is not adopted by bylaw but was approved by Council in 2013. 

Date modified: 14-03-2022
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Municipal Development Plan Vol 2

Volume 2 contains the Municipal Development Plan Bylaw #968-2013 and policies.

Date modified: 14-03-2022
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Noise Control Bylaw

#944-2008. To provide for the regulation of noise control.  Also contains the Special Event Permit.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Public Tree Bylaw

Regulates the planting, maintenance and removal of trees located on Town property.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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RCMP Motor Vehicle Collision Statement

Provided by the Hanna RCMP for local citizens thereby reducing foot traffic into the detachment.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Smoking Bylaw

#920-2005.  Regulating smoking in public facilities owned and operated by the Town of Hanna.  Named Non-Smoking Bylaw.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Tax Payment Bylaw

#1011-2020. To establish procedures for the payment of taxes by installments and the imposition of penalties on unpaid taxes.

Date modified: 03-09-2020
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Tax Rate Bylaw

approved May 10, 2022

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Traffic Bylaw

#936-2007. To control and regulate vehicle, animal, and pedestrian traffic.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Traffic Bylaw Amendment 1

#973-2014

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Unsightly Property and Snow Removal Bylaw

#947-2009. To regulate and abate nuisances and unsightly premises and to require timely snow removal.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Utility Bylaw

#1006-2020. To provide control for the municipal public utilities system including water, sewer, and solid waste.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Utility Bylaw Amendment 1

#1014-2021 to amend the water charges per cubic meter from $2.55 to $2.89 effective Jan 1, 2021

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Utility Bylaw Amendment 2

#1019-2021 to amend Waste Management fee from $37.50 to $44 per billing period effective May 1, 2021

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Utility Bylaw Amendment 3

#1023-2021 to amend the water charges per cubic meter from $2.89 to $2.94 effective Jan 1, 2022.

Date modified: 24-08-2022
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Waste Bylaw

#825-1994. Providing for the collection and disposal of garbage, refuse and waste within the boundaries of the Town of Hanna.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Date modified: 23-08-2022

Policies

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Adopt A Tree Policy

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.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Boulevard Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Commemorative Bench Policy

Outlines the method for requesting a memorial bench.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Demolition Incentive Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Handivan Policy

Date modified: 25-01-2021
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Hosting Grant

Policy for assistance to host Provincial or National Events using Hanna facilities.

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Public Participation Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Sewer Concerns Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Sidewalk Replacement Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Snow Clearing on Roads Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022
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Snow on Sidewalks Policy

Date modified: 22-06-2022