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Notice of Nomination Day

On October 18, 2021, voters will elect Athabasca County Council, which consists of 9 elected officials representing 9 electoral divisions. Nominations can be received no later than September 20, 2021, at noon. Please see the Notice of Nomination Day for details.

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Election Workers Required

Applications are currently being accepted for the positions of Presiding Deputy & Deputy Officers for the 2021 Municipal Election to be held October 18, 2021. Athabasca County is seeking qualified personnel to fill these positions at Polling Stations throughout Athabasca County. Please submit your application stating previous experience & qualifications. All Deputy Officers will be…

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Administration Office & FCSS – Open to the Public

Due to the recent lifting of public health restrictions by the Government of Alberta, the Athabasca County Administration Office and Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) has re-opened to the public on Thursday, June 3, 2021. Family & Community Support Services Programs and services will be accessible to the public through appointments and pre-registered groups…

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Fire Advisory in Effect

Due to the recent weather conditions, Athabasca County has downgraded the fire restriction effective May 18, 2021.  A FIRE ADVISORY remains in effect for that area of the County outside of the Forest Protection Area. While the use of burn barrels and cooking and warming fires are permitted, people should use caution while burning and…

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Meeting Notice – Municipal Planning Commission

The Tuesday, March 23, 2021, Municipal Planning Commission Meeting will be held remotely. Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Clicking on the…

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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Thursday, February 25, 2021, 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 meeting will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Thursday, February 25,…

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Island Lake IDP – Online Open House

Athabasca County and the Summer Villages of Island Lake and Island Lake South have engaged Municipal Planning Services (MPS) to assist in the preparation of an Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). Newsletter – Please review the February 2021 Newsletter by clicking on the image below to learn more about the project and opportunities to get involved….

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Meeting Notice – Municipal Planning Commission

The Tuesday, February 23, 2021, Municipal Planning Commission Meeting will be held remotely. Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Clicking on the…

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Town of Athabasca and Athabasca County IDP

The Town of Athabasca and Athabasca County have engaged ISL Engineering and Land Services Ltd. (ISL) to update the Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP). The IDP is a coordinated and cooperative policy framework to address future growth and development-related matters of joint interest between the municipalities, including future land use surrounding the Town. The existing IDP was adopted…

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Haley’s Point Area Structure Plan

Members of the public are invited to participate in a public open house for a proposed Area Structure Plan for a development called Haley’s Point. It is the intent of the Owners/Developers to further subdivide the described lands to be utilized for Country Residential purposes. Within the process of subdivision an Area Structure Plan must…

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