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Town boosts snow removal services

A recent revision to Turner Valley’s snow removal policy will see crews hauling snow off streets this winter rather than pushing it to the side.
Towns to partner on growth plan

Towns to partner on growth plan

The Diamond Valley area’s two towns are preparing to come up with a plan to handle growth together.
Citizen launches fourth appeal

Citizen launches fourth appeal

A public hearing addressing two residents’ concerns about the safety of Turner Valley’s drinking water scheduled for January has been pushed forward once again following a fourth appeal.
Chef spoons up 'real food'     at arena

Chef spoons up 'real food' at arena

A local chef is giving concession food in Black Diamond a whole new reputation.

Council approves duplex request

A group of Black Diamond homeowners are worried about the future of their neighbourhood after town council approved the construction of a duplex in their area last week.
Council says area not ready for development

Council says area not ready for development

The decision to temporarily hold off development on a section of land in southeast Black Diamond has left a Calgary developer baffled.

Philanthropist ropes in award

Rick Smith exudes everything western from the top of his white cowboy hat to the tips of his leather boots.
Citizens opposed to higher densities

Citizens opposed to higher densities

Residents opposing the possibility of higher density housing on two Black Diamond lots are expected to fill council chambers this week. The Town of Black Diamond is hosting public hearings at its regular council meeting on Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Town revisiting priorities at retreat

The 2013 flood that hit southern Alberta more than a year ago continues to put strain on a foothills community as its council and staff struggle to keep their heads above water.
Town sees housing boom

Town sees housing boom

Turner Valley has been getting a lot of attention as more people made the community their home this year.