A Message from the Town of Carberry & The Municipality of North Cypress-Langford Councils, if you have any questions or concerns please call the Municipal Office or talk your Mayor, Reeve, or councilors.


Below is a list of the Christmas hours for Evergreen Environmental Technologies.  Evergreen would appreciate your Holiday drop off schedule so we can serve you better, please contact 204-868-6104 or 204-867-7161.  Thanking you in advance for your help.

 

Christmas Hours

December 24/20  –  Closed at Noon

December 25/20  –  Closed

December 26/20  –  Closed

December 27/20  –  Closed

December 28/20  –  Closed

December 31/20  –  Closed at Noon

January 1/21         –   Closed


The Councils of the Municipality of North Cypress-Langford and the Town of Carberry would like to remind off-road vehicle owners and operators of the legislation that covers the use of ORV’s on roadways. Below are excerpts from the Off-Road Vehicles Act that apply to the use of ORV’s on roadways.
When ORV’s are operated in a careless manner, it is dangerous to other road users, and also causes damages to the roadway that must be repaired by municipal forces. It can also cause damage to other vehicles that use the roadways.
Please use care and caution while operating on our roadways. Please drive with respect to other vehicles on the roads, and with respect to your friends and neighbors that travel on those roads.
Careless operation
31
No person shall operate an off-road vehicle
(a) in a careless manner or without due care and attention; or
(b) without reasonable consideration for other persons and property or in a manner likely to cause damage or injury to other persons and property.
Reasonable and prudent operation
31.1
No person shall operate an off-road vehicle
(a) at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent;
(b) at a speed otherwise permitted under this Act if any factor exists in the face of which failure to reduce that speed, or to stop the vehicle temporarily, constitutes a danger to any person or property visible to the operator; or
(c) in a manner that is not reasonable and prudent under the conditions and having regard to the actual and potential hazards then existing.
Operation of off-road vehicles on highways
33(1)
Except as may be authorized under another provision of this Act or under the regulations, no person shall operate an off-road vehicle
(a) upon or across a roadway or the shoulder thereof;
(b) on or across the median of a divided highway;
(c) on the right-of-way of an interchange; or
(d) on or across a sidewalk.
Where operation on the shoulder is permitted
34(1)
An off-road vehicle may be operated upon the shoulder only when
(a) the off-road vehicle has more than two wheels and is being used for agricultural purposes;
(b) the off-road vehicle displays to the rear a slow moving vehicle sign; and
(c) the operator is 16 years of age or older and holds a licence other than one that has a restriction on operating off-road vehicles.
Method of operation on the shoulder
34(2)
Where an off-road vehicle is being operated on the shoulder as permitted under subsection (1), the operator shall drive
(a) in the same direction as vehicular traffic on that side of the roadway; and
(b) at a speed not exceeding 40 km/h.
S.M. 2001, c. 7, s. 29; S.M. 2002, c. 42, s. 12.
Authority to cross a roadway and shoulder
35(1)
A person may operate an off-road vehicle directly across a roadway or shoulder
(a) at or within 5 m of an intersection, unless prohibited by the traffic authority;
(b) at any other place along the highway if the distance to the nearest intersection is 3 km or more, unless prohibited by the traffic authority;
(c) at any place designated by the traffic authority as a place on the highway where off-road vehicles may cross a roadway and shoulder; or
(d) along any highway or portion thereof where the traffic authority has permitted off-road vehicles to cross without regard to location.
Licence requirement
35(2)
No person shall operate an off-road vehicle directly across a roadway and shoulder unless he or she holds a licence other than one that has a restriction on operating off-road vehicles.
Clear view of crossing
35(3)
No person shall operate an off-road vehicle across any roadway and shoulder if the operator does not have a clear view of traffic for a sufficient distance to determine whether the roadway and shoulder can be crossed in safety.
Rules before crossing roadway or shoulder
35(4)
Before entering onto a roadway or shoulder, the operator of an off-road vehicle shall
(a) bring the off-road vehicle to a stop; and
(b) yield the right-of-way to pedestrians crossing the roadway or shoulder and to traffic that is approaching and is so close that it constitutes a hazard.
Crossing roadway or shoulder at ninety-degree angle
35(5)
Where an operator of an off-road vehicle intends to cross a roadway and shoulder, the operator shall enter and cross at an angle of approximately ninety degrees to the direction of the roadway and shoulder.
Authority to cross a sidewalk
35(6)
A person may operate an off-road vehicle directly across a sidewalk
(a) at or within 5 m of an intersection, unless prohibited by the traffic authority;
(b) at any other place along the sidewalk if the distance to the nearest intersection is 3 km or more, unless prohibited by the traffic authority;
(c) at any place designated by the traffic authority as a place on the highway where off-road vehicles may cross a sidewalk; or
(d) along any sidewalk or portion of one where the traffic authority has permitted off-road vehicles to cross without regard to location.
Clear view of crossing
35(7)
No person shall operate an off-road vehicle across a sidewalk if the operator does not have a clear view of traffic for a sufficient distance to determine whether the sidewalk can be crossed in safety.
Rules before crossing sidewalk
35(8)
Before crossing a sidewalk, the operator of an off-road vehicle shall
(a) bring the off-road vehicle to a stop; and
(b) yield the right-of-way to pedestrians and other traffic.
Crossing sidewalk at 90 angle
35(9)
Where an operator of an off-road vehicle intends to cross a sidewalk, the operator shall enter and cross at an angle of approximately 90 to the direction of the sidewalk.
Stopping when sidewalk adjacent to roadway
35(10)
Notwithstanding clause (4)(a), a person who stops his or her off-road vehicle before crossing a sidewalk that is immediately adjacent to a roadway does not have to stop the vehicle again before crossing the roadway as long as at the point of stopping he or she has a clear view of traffic on the roadway for a sufficient distance to determine whether the roadway can be crossed in safety.
Compliance with rules on highway
41
While operating an off-road vehicle on a right-of-way, the operator shall obey and observe
(a) the instructions or directions indicated on or by any traffic control device erected in accordance with The Highway Traffic Act; and
(b) the instructions and directions of any peace officer.
Keeping to the right of the roadway and shoulder
42(1)
Where an off-road vehicle is being operated on the right-of-way but not upon or across the roadway or shoulder, the operator shall drive the off-road vehicle to the right of the roadway and shoulder and in the same direction as vehicular traffic on that side of the roadway.
Manner of operating off-road vehicle on a roadway
42(2)
Where an off-road vehicle is being operated on a roadway as permitted under this Act or any by-law, regulation or rule, the operator shall
(a) drive the off-road vehicle as close to the right-hand edge or curb of the roadway as is practicable; and
(b) except to pass another vehicle, drive in a single line with other off-road vehicles.
To view the entire ORV Act, please visit https://web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/statutes/ccsm/o031e.php.
Thank you for your consideration and cooperation.

2021 Shelterbelt Application is available on the Whitemud Watershed District Website” https://whitemudwatershed.ca/programs/. The WWCD offers field shelterbelts and custom plantings (min. 1/4 mile) with plastic mulch included in all plantings. Field shelterbelts include optional maintenance package (mowing between rows) and complimentary wildlife row. Planting cost is $1,000/mile; maintenance cost is $200/mile/pass. Custom plantings do not include maintenance or replants. Cost includes a $1,000 travel charge, and a planting charge of $1,000/mile (min. $250.”




Safe Trick or Treating

Public health guidance for Halloween trick-or-treating has been developed. If people do choose to participate in trick-or-treating this year, information is available on how to do it safely at https://manitoba.ca/covid19/halloween.html.


Style Shop For Sale

For Sale

The Town of Carberry is offering for sale the property known as the former Style Shop, located at 41 Main Street, Carberry, MB. The property includes the building and contents, and is sold, as is, where is.  

A closure order has been issued against the property by our local fire inspector, and an engineering assessment needs to be completed before any occupancy is given.

It is the understanding of Council that the building known as the former Style Shop will either be demolished at the expense of the successful bidder, or that the building will undergo major renovations, under the guidance of an appropriately certified engineering firm.

Please be advised that no asbestos testing or remediation has been completed, and the expense of such testing, remediation, or removal will be done at the purchaser’s expense, and may be required prior to demolition. All environmental testing and remediation required will be at the purchaser’s expense. This building has party walls with the neighboring properties, and these will need to be appropriately reinforced at the time of demolition.

The purchaser will be responsible for any and all costs, including, but not limited to; legal fees, land transfer fees/taxes, surveying, etc. The purchaser will be asked to engage in an agreement, which will outline the plans for the property.

Interested parties that wish to view the building may do so by contacting the undersigned.

41 Main is being offered for sale at the price of $1(one) dollar.

Questions can be directed to:

Grady Stephenson

Chief Administrative Officer

Box 130

Carberry, MB R0K 0H0

204-834-6602

Grady.stephenson@townofcarberry.ca

 

The building will be offered for sale until an offer is received. This will be on a first offer basis.