On August 3, 2015 the International Dark Sky Association (IDA) designated the Town of Bon Accord as an International Dark Sky Community. This made Bon Accord the first community in Canada and the eleventh in the world. more information
The 2015 Operating and Capital Budgets have been approved, pending receipt of the Sturgeon School Division and Seniors Foundation requisitions. The budget incorporates a municipal budget increase of 3.89% over the 2014 budget. This equates to an increase of $52,448, which mean an average Tax Levy increase of $88 per property per year.
RC Strategies presented The Town of Bon Accord Observatory Park Business Case to Council at the Regular Meeting of Council on December 2. Council directed Town Administration and the consulting team to embark on refining the business plan document and developing fundraising packages. As new funding sources are confirmed, the project development will continue to progress, followed by securing a site. Once all capital funding for the project is secured, detailed design of the facility will commence followed by construction and eventual ongoing operations. To view the presentation click here.
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Bon Accord has a proactive commitment to a green and sustainable environment. Recycling programs and other green activities are provided regularly for community residents and businesses. Town Council provides the community with regular opportunities to not only recycle to reduce the negative impact of increasing landfills, but also supports local community programs and organizations in the process.
5025 – 50th Avenue
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Closed on all
Box 779, Bon Accord, AB T0A 0K0
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Noon – 12:30 pm daily
Phone: 780 921 3550
Fax: 780 921 3585