Month: November 2020

Athabasca Flood Study – Public Engagement

The Government of Alberta’s Athabasca Flood Hazard Study is entering the Public Engagement phase. The study started in spring 2019 and technical work on all components is now complete.  Public feedback is now being sought on major study components as part of the study finalization process, including flood inundation maps that support local emergency response….

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Road Weight Restrictions Lifted

Please be advised Athabasca County is lifting Road Ban Order 01/2020, effective 8 am on December 1, 2020. More Road Ban information can be found by clicking on the link below. ROAD BANS WEBPAGE   Contact our Infrastructure Services Department with any questions: 780-675-2273  |  1-844-662-2273  |  info@athabascacounty.com

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In-Person Meetings – Now By Appointment

To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Athabasca County Administration Office is changing the way we meet in-person with you effective December 1, 2020. Those wishing to conduct business with us are still welcome to come and meet with us in-person, however, we ask that all visitors to the Athabasca County office call ahead…

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Meeting Notice – TED Committee

The Friday, November 27, 2020, Tourism & Economic Development Committee meeting will be held remotely. VIEW AGENDA DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. It will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Friday, November 27, 2020. Clicking on the link…

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Development Permit Approvals

Permit Approvals for the week of November 25, 2020   Permitted Use:   D20-147 Bulk Fuel Storage and Sales – 12’ x 42’ (10’ high) office building/store, 8’6” x 18’ – 9000 l LPG dispensing unit (filling station) on skids P1620270; B1: L3 within SW 27-67-18-W4 (Division 7) Decision Date: November 23, 2020   Refused…

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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Thursday, November 26, 2020, Regular Council Meeting will be held remotely. You can view the agenda by clicking below. VIEW AGENDA   MEETING DETAILS Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Thursday, November…

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Municipal Stimulus Funding Update – Road Investments

Athabasca County is providing an update on Municipal Stimulus Funding to make residents aware of project costs and funding received to date. Since being announced in the summer of 2020, Athabasca County has received stimulus grant funding from the province to complete needed infrastructure projects. Municipalities were asked to submit a list of ‘shovel ready’…

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Meeting Notice – Municipal Planning Commission

The Tuesday, November 24, 2020, Municipal Planning Commission Meeting will be held remotely. Members of the public are welcome to watch a livestream of the meeting via the internet. VIEW AGENDA DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The livestream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. Clicking on the link below will…

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Face Coverings Bylaw Adopted by Council

With no provincial face covering (mask) laws in place, elected officials in the Town of Athabasca and Athabasca County have worked together to develop a bylaw that mandates the wearing of face coverings (masks) when the region is placed under a ‘Watch’ or ‘Enhanced’ status by Alberta Health. Both municipalities have been monitoring the spread…

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Development Permit Approvals

Permit Approvals for the week of November 18, 2020   Permitted Use:   D20-148 6.18 m x 7.39 m cabin with 2.61 m x 2.45 m entrance and 3.25 m x 6.86 m (0.7 m high) deck, 7.97 m x 7.80 m quonset, 5.58 m x 3.81 m shed, 5.81 m x 3.94 m shed…

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