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News Release - May 15, 2014

(Rocky Mountain House, AB) – On May 14, 2024, Clearwater County Council passed the 2024 Tax Rate Bylaw 1194/24, demonstrating a proactive approach to address inflationary pressures while maintaining a one percent tax rate increase across all assessment classes. Administration’s preparation of the first draft of the annual Tax Rate Bylaw for the 2024 tax year provided critical insights into the County’s financial landscape, highlighting the need for prudent fiscal management amidst rising inflationary pressures and an ambitious list of capital projects. 

“Clearwater County Council is committed to managing finances responsibly.” said Michelle Swanson, Reeve of Clearwater County, “Limiting the tax rate increase to just one percent shows our dedication to supporting our residents and maintaining our community’s economic strength.” Property tax notices will be mailed out before the end of May, with payments due upon receipt. To help encourage payment of unpaid taxes, three penalty deadlines are set for September 17, 2024, December 17, 2024, and April 22, 2025. To learn more, visit

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