Category: Economic Development

Meeting Notice – TED Committee

The Friday, December 18, 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 9:00 am, MDT, on Friday, December 18, 2020. Clicking on the link…

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Small Medium Size Enterprise Relaunch Grant (SMERG)

To support business at this time modifications to the Small Medium Size Enterprise Relaunch Grant (SMERG) have been introduced by the Government of Alberta. Starting the week of December 14, job creators who have experienced a 30% revenue loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic will qualify for the program, lowering the threshold from the existing…

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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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Athabasca County Connection Newsletter – November 2020

The November 2020 Athabasca County Resident and Business E-Newsletter is now available for review.    In this edition: The Damaging Power of Water; Armfelt Continues as Reeve; Community Representation Important on Boards; Property Tax Reminder; New Handi-Bus Receives Sponsorship; Beaver Pond Levelling Project; AU 50th Anniversary Plaque; How to Install the Voyent Alert App; SV…

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Small Business Webinar

The perfect work/life balance… is it actually achievable or just some entrepreneurial myth that always seems beyond your reach? While a healthy balance is challenging it is imperative that you work at it if you want to succeed in business and in your personal life. Join Dwayne Holland as he shares from his own experiences…

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Athabasca County Connection Newsletter – September 2020

The September 2020 Athabasca County Resident and Business E-Newsletter is now available for review.    In this edition: Road Maintenance Budget Gets a Boost; Linear Assessment Concerns; A Thank You to Residents; TED Committee Receives a Grant – #TakeItToTheLake; RVs on Rural Properties; Annual Property Re-Inspections; Dealing With Problem Beaver; A Road Stabilization Trial is…

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Meeting Notice – TED Committee

The Thursday, August 6, 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 Thursday, August 6, 2020. Clicking on the link…

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Athabasca County Connection Newsletter – July 2020

The July 2020 Athabasca County Resident and Business E-Newsletter is now available for review.  (click on image to view)     In this edition: The County Admin and FCSS offices reopen Campgrounds Update:  bookings being taken at Forfar and Hope Lake Agricultural Disaster Declared by Council Congratulations Message to 2020 Grads 2020 Road Construction Project…

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Task Force Conducts Business Survey

As the province begins to reopen its economy the Athabasca Region Business Normalization and Resiliency Task Force is conducting a survey of businesses in the region to determine their current status. The survey is being shared online, and through Task Force members visiting local business owners. If you haven’t filled out a survey yet please…

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Canada Day Office Closure

All Athabasca County offices, including Public Works and Family and Community Support Services, will be closed on Wednesday, July 1 for Canada Day. The After Hours Emergency Line 780-689-9000 will be in operation on July 1, 2020 for concerns related to municipal water and sewer services. Be safe and enjoy the Canada Day holiday!

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