Community Standards Bylaw - Key Points

Residents are responsible for taking care of their property, if you notice a property that is not abiding by the following standards, please let our Bylaw Officers know. Our officers operate on a complaint-based system but will proactively follow up with egregiously unsightly properties.

  • Grass is to be cut before it exceeds eight (8) inches in length;
  • Destroy, control, and prevent the spread or scattering of Prohibited Noxious Weeds;
  • Accumulations of rubbish or garbage are not permitted;
  • Residents are allowed one dilapidated vehicle on their property as long as that vehicle is in the process of being salvaged as a hobby;
  • Trees or shrubs that interfere with street signage, roadways, sidewalks, fire hydrants, or public utilities are to be pruned.

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1. Community Standards Bylaw - Key Points
2. Taxi Licensing Process
3. Can I park my trailer or fifth-wheel on the street?
4. Can I run a cord across the sidewalk to plug in my car or trailer?
5. Who is responsible for keeping my sidewalk clear?
6. Where can I shovel my snow from my sidewalk or driveway?
7. Can I put up garage sale signs?
8. Can I set a trap if I have stray cats coming into my yard?
9. How and where do I licence my pet?
10. What are my responsibilities as a pet owner?
11. What do I do if I have lost my pet or have found a dog or cat?
12. Are there any quiet hours?