Archives for 2013

August 2013 Community Newsletter

Please take a look at our community newsletter for the month of August.  In it, you will find information about upcoming events, Town notices,  community projects and important dates to remember! August Newsletter

July Talk of the Town page

Read a PDF of the latest Talk of the Town page here: http://www.coaldale.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/talk-of-the-town-July-2013-web.pdf

Communication is the key

Politicians talk a lot about “transparency,” especially in election years. But what does transparency really mean? Governments should always be open and honest about their dealings, and we as citizens should expect nothing less. I believe the majority of people looking for “transparent” government are actually looking for their government to be more forthcoming with […]

Town of Coaldale gets social

Following on the heels of its official Twitter account, the Town of Coaldale has created a Facebook “fan” page as a means of getting information to residents in a timely, user-friendly way. “Social media has really become an effective communication tool over the past few years and municipalities are starting to take advantage of it,” […]

July 2013 Community Newsletter

Please take a look at our community newsletter for the month of July.  In it, you will find information about upcoming events, Town notices,  community projects and dates to remember! July 2013 Newsletter

June 2013 Community Newsletter

Please take a look at our community newsletter for the month of June.  In it, you will find information about upcoming events, Town notices,  community projects and dates to remember. June 2013 Newsletter

UPDATE – FRONT YARD WASTE AND RECYCLING PICK UPS

Please Note:   Waste and recycling pick ups will maintain the same schedule as per usual, there currently have been no changes implemented.   The Operations Department will be assessing the pick up schedules as a whole  and when a decision or changes have been made residents will be notified accordingly. We are very sorry […]

ATTENTION RESIDENTS:IMPORTANT DETAILS ON YARD WASTE

Yard waste is prohibited in recycling bins.   Should this continue to occur it will result in fines of up to $200.00.  If you have yard waste to dispose of, it can either be delivered to the Town Shop located at 1408-13 Street, or it can be taken to the City of Lethbridge landfill site […]

Volunteers are the heart of Coaldale

National Volunteer Week is April 21 – 27, making this month’s column the perfect venue to thank all of our community’s volunteers on behalf of Town Council. Anyone who grew up in a smaller community knows that volunteers play a role in every aspect of life and at all times throughout a person’s life. Children […]

Important Notice: Please Read Carefully – Residential/Light Commercial Waste/Recycling

Please be advised of the following information on Waste/Recycling Bins: No owner of a residential dwelling shall set out any waste not generated from their residence. If you are planning on participating in waste/recycling collection, your automated bin MUST be out by 7:00 a.m.  You do not need to have your bin out if you […]

Curbside Composting

The Town of Coaldale is gathering information on initiating a Curbside Composting Program.  This will not be a mandatory service, but rather on a volunteer basis.  There will be a user fee charge as you will require a composting collection bin. If you have any further questions or concerns please call the Operations Department at […]