News for the Village

Residential Garbage Collection Service Change:

New front street curbside residential waste collection  will begin the second week of October. The new collection day for Residential will move to Thursday, starting October 15th, 2015. Carts will need to be placed on Front street unless you are on a specific block that may still be alley collection due to geographic constraints. Further information can found under Village Office tab, public notifications. Please review the attached link that contains map showing areas of change for garbage pick up and day. NOTICE Curb Side Garbage Pick Up

Mailing of Combined Assessment and Tax Notices                                               NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE ASSESSMENT ROLL AND TAXATION ROLL of the Village of Caroline, made under provisions of the Municipal Government Act, has been prepared. Combined Assessment and Taxation Notices will be mailed on May 27, 2015. If you have not received your notice by the end of May, beginning of June, please contact the
Village Office and a printed copy can be picked up during regular office hours.

The Assessment Roll is open for inspection at the Village office during regular office hours, Tuesday – Fridays from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Taxpayers, or an assessed person, wishing to submit a complaint regarding any assessment must do so within 60 days from the date notices were mailed in accordance with Section 460 of the Municipal Government Act. Complaints must follow the direction indicated on the back of the tax notice. The last date of receipt for complaints will be July 26, 2015. For inquiries, please contact the Village at 403-722-3781.

For more information regarding property assessment and taxation in Alberta click on the following link:

2015 Tax Rate                                                                                                                              At their regular meeting on April 27, 2015, Council approved the 2015 Tax Rate Bylaw. Tax notices will be mailed the week of May 26, 2015 and payments are due by July 31, 2015. Late payment penalties of 18% will be applied on current outstanding accounts on August 1, 2015.  A further penalty of 18% shall be applied to all taxes that remain unpaid as of December 31, 2015.

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