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Fire ban

FIRE BAN: Effective April 15, 2019 and until further notice there is a ban on ALL burning in the RM of Ste. Anne. This complete ban means no brush piles, no crop residue, no bonfires, no fire pits (enclosed or otherwise) and no burn barrels, no burning at all. This does not include the Town of Ste. Anne, please contact the Town at 422-5293 for their information on burning restrictions. We will update this post when restrictions have been lifted. For more information please call the RM Office at 204-422-5929 or the Richer Fire Department at 204-422-5966.


PTSD Projects Canada

PTSD Projects Canada is organizing peer support groups in Steinbach and at the RM of Tache's Municipal office.  Click here for more details.


Private Well Water Testing Days

Mark your calendars! The Seine-Rat River Conservation District is once again running their Well Water Testing Days program on May 23rd and June 20th this year. Click here for more information.


2019 Financial Plan

Where do your taxes go? Come find out at our Budget Hearing on April 24th at 6:30 pm. Click here for more information.


Road Restrictions

Municipal Road Restriction will be in effect Wednesday, March 20, 2019 until further notice. Please contact the Municipal Office at 204-422-5929 or pw@rmofsteanne.com if you have any questions about these restrictions.

 

 


Manitoba Hydro

Do you have a street light that is out, Flickering etc.. click here to be taken to the Manitoba Hydro website to prepare your report.


Reporting Animal Abuse

If you see animal abuse or neglect, please report it to Manitoba’s Animal Care Line.

If you witness an animal that is:

• lacking adequate food or water
• being exposed to extreme cold or heat
• wounded or ill and not receiving suitable medical attention
• confined in a space that is too small for the size of the animal
• kept in unsanitary conditions
• confined in an area without adequate ventilation or lighting
• seriously injured, suffering or in extreme anxiety or distress
• abandoned

 Contact the Manitoba government’s Animal Care Line at:

• 204-945-8000 or toll free in Manitoba at 1-888-945-8001
• animalcare@gov.mb.ca
In Winnipeg, you can also report concerns to the Winnipeg Humane Society
Animal Cruelty Line at 204-982-2028

 

Your confidentiality is protected.

All reports of animal abuse or neglect are confidential. The Freedom of Information
and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) protects your personal information. If you are a witness, you
may be requested to testify in court.


If you see animal abuse or neglect, report it immediately!

manitoba.ca/agriculture


Effluent from septic tanks.

Now is the time to have your septic tanks emptied!
Did you know that the RM of Ste. Anne, under our Lagoon License, does not accept effluent from septic tanks between the months of October and June. Please make your arrangements now while there is still time!
Note: This does not apply to holding tanks.


Cleanfarms & Fertilizer Recycling Program

The RM of Ste. Anne is proud to participate in the Cleanfarms.ca Pesticide and Fertilizer Container Recycling Program. Farmers can drop off the containers in the fenced compound for this purpose at the Municipal Shop Yard (35042 PR 210). For more information please click here.


National Measures 2018 report.

The RM of Ste. Anne has been featured in the National Measures 2018 Report by the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP). An article on the Municipal Office's Solar Panel Carport can be found on page 15 of this report Click here for the report.


Manitoba Hydro Insulation Program

Save energy, money and make your home more comfortable year round. Top up your home’s insulation levels with a rebate that could cover up to 100% of your material cost. Apply to the Home Insulation Program through your retailer or contractor before you start your project. For more information please visit, http://www.hydro.mb.ca/your_home/insulation/program/index.shtml. It pays to insulate.


CleanFARMS Pesticides & Fertilizer

The RM of Ste. Anne is proud to provide a collection site for the CleanFARMS Pesticide & Fertilizer Container Recycling Program.  Please click here for more information.


MB Paint & Light Recycling Program

Got leftover paint? Recycle it!  Getting rid of your leftover paint in Manitoba is easy - and it's free!  Just take it to a Product Care collection site for recycling and do your part to protect the environment.  Find a paint collection site near you! www.productcare.org/mb or call 1-888-772-9772

Burnt out?  Recycle your compact flouerescent lights and tubes!  Find your nearest drop-off location www.lightrecycle.ca/mb or call 1-888-772-9772


Electronic Building Permits

We require all plans to be sent by email.
Therefore, please have your drafts person e-mail your plans in .pdf format to:acao@rmofsteanne.com