Month: May 2024

Boyle Area Power Outage May 30th 2024

Athabasca County has received a notice from FortisAlberta stating that emergency repairs will be occurring in the Boyle area today (Thursday, May 30th) which will result in a 2-hour power outage starting between 12pm-5pm.

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Development Permit Approvals for the Week of May 29th 2024

Permitted D24-056 12′ x 20′ (11′ 4″ high) pre-build side lofted barn Plan 9321120; Block 1; Lot 1 within SE 2-67-23-W4 (Div. 9) Decision Date: May 27, 2024   D24-057 12′ x 24′ (12′ high) shed Plan 1021187; Block 1; Lot 13 within NE 26-67-24-W4 (Div. 8) Decision Date: May 29, 2024   D24-065 1527…

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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Thursday, May 30th, 2024, Regular County Council meeting will be held in Council Chambers. Members of the public can watch a live stream of the meeting via our YouTube Channel. You can view the agenda by clicking below. VIEW AGENDA   MEETING DETAILS The meeting will begin at 10:00 am, MDT, on Thursday, May…

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Athabasca County Fire Control Order Lifted May 23rd 2024

FIRE CONTROL ORDER LIFTED In accordance with Athabasca County Fire Services Bylaw 015-2023 section 8, the fire restriction that was previously in place is now lifted for the area of the County outside the Forest Protection Area. No restrictions are in place at this time. Residents and visitors are reminded to practice safe burning practices….

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Athabasca Landing Trail Spring Clean Up

We’re excited to announce that we’re a #TrailCare24 grant recipient! In partnership and with funding support from Trans Canada Trail, we’ll be caring for our section of the world’s longest trail network. Volunteers are needed for the Athabasca Landing Trail Spring Clean Up on Saturday June 1st & June 15th 2024, both from 9am-1pm! The…

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Development Permit Approvals for the Week of May 22nd 2024

Permitted   D24-062 28′ x 40′ (18′ high) addition to existing dwelling and an 8′ x 56′ x 48′ x 8′ L-shaped deck Plan 0928840; Block 1; Lot 2 within SE 24-67-23-W4 (Div. 9) Decision Date: May 16, 2024   Discretionary   D24-063 Two 8′ x 20′ (8′ 6″ high) sea cans Plan 9421405; Block…

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Public Hearings for Bylaw 008-2024 & 009-2024 on June 11, 2024

In accordance with the requirements of Section 606 of the Municipal Government Act, as amended, the Council of Athabasca County has scheduled Public Hearings for June 11, 2024. THE PUBLIC HEARINGS ARE BEING HELD TO ALLOW PUBLIC INPUT ON THE FOLLOWING BYLAWS: Bylaw 008-2024 – The proposed bylaw amends Land Use Bylaw 004-2019 as follows…

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Township Rd 653B & Portion of Main Street Closed for Asphalt Repair

Please note that Township Rd 653B and part of Main Street in Caslan will be closed from 8:30am-1:00pm on Wednesday May 22nd for asphalt repair. Local traffic will be directed. A detour will be in place on TWP Rd 653.

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2024 Budgets and Tax Rate Bylaw Adopted by Council

Following budget deliberations that began in September 2023, Athabasca County Council approved a three-year operating budget and five-year financial capital plan at their regular Council meeting held on May 14, 2024. During the same meeting, Council passed first and second readings for the 2024 Tax Rate Bylaw. The budget for 2024, both operating and capital,…

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Meeting Notice – Committee of the Whole

The Tuesday, May 21, 2024, Committee of the Whole Meeting will be held in Council Chambers at 9:30 am. You can view the agenda by clicking below. VIEW AGENDA

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