Month: March 2018

Temporary Closure – Colinton Post Office

Building is anticipated to re-open tomorrow The building that houses the Colinton Post Office sustained damage from a pick-up truck that drove into the east side of the building around 4:30 pm on Monday, March 19th, causing structural damage. No injuries were sustained as a result of the incident. Athabasca County owns the building and closed…

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Council Highlights – March 13

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Member At Large – Old Brick School Steering Committee

Athabasca County is welcoming applications from interested community members to serve as a ‘Member at Large’ on the Old Brick School Project Steering Committee. The Committee will assist in formulating the proposed use recommendations to the Tourism and Economic and Development Committee and the Joint Councils – Town of Athabasca and Athabasca County. Committee members…

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Change to Safety Permits Application Process

Athabasca County’s Planning and Development Department is changing the way Safety Permits are administered in the new year. As of January 1, 2019, Alberta Safety Codes Authority (ASCA) will be overseeing safety and compliance monitoring (permitting and inspections) within Athabasca County. The change follows an evaluation by the County of its accreditation under the Alberta…

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RFP for Aerial Imagery

Athabasca County invites qualified vendors to submit proposals for the provision of aerial imaging services. It is incumbent on all proponents to review the Request for Proposal thoroughly to ensure their proposals meet all the requirements. Proposals that do not meet these requirements will not be considered. Amendments will be accepted until the close of…

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Youth Workshop: How to Money $$

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Request for Quotation – Fencing Services

Quotations for installation and/or salvage of 3 and/or 4 wire fences for County projects along County right-of-ways are now being accepted from interested parties for the 2018 Construction and Maintenance Season. The Fencing Services contract may be extended for subsequent years upon agreement of both parties. Details of the extension option are within the Quotation…

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Info Session – Rochester Water Servicing

Athabasca County will hold a public information session on a potable waterworks system and cost estimates associated with servicing the Hamlet of Rochester. The meeting is scheduled for: 7 pm | Wednesday, March 28 Rochester Community Hall Who is invited? All hamlet property owners and interested parties are invited to attend this public information session…

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Contract Opportunity – Campground Managers

2018 Summer Contracts Available for Forfar and Jackfish Lake Athabasca County is seeking Proposals from interested Proponents for the Onsite Contract Management at Forfar Park, and Jackfish Campgrounds for the 2018 camping season. The contract will be inclusive of May 1 through September 30, 2018, with the potential of extending it for subsequent years. •…

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Development Permits – February 2018

Applications for the following Development Permits have been Approved: Permit No. D18-005 Zoning: Country Residential Location: White Gull; Lot 10, Block 2, Plan 5979KS; LL-10-67-24-W4 Type: 700 sq ft Deck with Variance – Allowing the Minimum Front Yard Setback to be Relaxed from 7.5 m (24.5 ft) to 6.4 m (21 ft) Permit No. D18-008…

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