Category: Featured

2021 Seasonal Campsites – Apply Now

2021 Seasonal Campsite Applications are now being accepted for Forfar Recreation Park and Hope Lake Campground! In accordance with Athabasca County Policy 7630, residents of the County shall have first choice of selecting campsites. Should the requests for seasonal sites not exceed the number available, sites will be allocated on a first come first serve…

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Offices Closed to Visitors |Holiday Office Hours

Holiday Office Hours The County Administration Office, FCSS, and Public Works will be closed on the following days to allow our staff time to celebrate the holiday season: • Thursday, December 24 • Friday, December 25 • Monday, December 28 • Friday, January 1, 2021 Outside of these dates, we will remain open weekdays for…

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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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Council Highlights – November 26, 2020

County Council Highlights from the November 26, 2020, Regular Council Meeting are now available for review. Athabasca County Council meets twice monthly to discuss municipal business. (Just click on the image below to view highlights from the meeting)   VIEW AGENDA   PLEASE NOTE:  All meetings continue to be live streamed via the Athabasca County…

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Accessible Driver Appreciation Week

Athabasca-Boyle Community Transportation drivers Norm Beaucage, Joe Schulte, Sandy White, join Transportation Coordinator Roxanne Senyk, in accepting a $1,500 donation from Dora L’Heureux, FortisAlberta Stakeholder Relations Manager. A second donation from the Family Health Centre in Athabasca was also accepted. Missing from the photo is driver Steve Coulombe.    Athabasca County recognizes the work of…

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Meeting Notice – Policy Review Committee

The Thursday, November 12, 2020, Policy Review Committee meeting will be held remotely. You can view the agenda by clicking on the button below. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. The live stream will begin shortly before…

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Remembrance Day Message

It’s a time of year that Athabasca County officials and residents usually gather at Remembrance Day ceremonies organized in the region. They are hosted by the dedicated members of the Royal Canadian Legion with the full support of their communities.   This Remembrance Day, the 75th Anniversary of the end of the Second World War is…

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Council Highlights – October 28, 2020

County Council Highlights from the October 28, 2020 Regular Council Meeting are now available for review. Athabasca County Council meets twice monthly to discuss municipal business. (Just click on the image below to view highlights from the meeting)   VIEW AGENDA   PLEASE NOTE:  All meetings continue to be live streamed via the Athabasca County…

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Join a Board or Committee

Athabasca County is seeking members of the community to serve as Members At Large on the Airport Committee, Assessment Review Board and Subdivision & Development Appeal Board. Position descriptions and general information about the positions are as follows:   Athabasca Airport Committee (One) Member – 2-Year Term One County resident to serve as a Member…

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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Regular Council Meeting will be held remotely. You can view the agenda by clicking on the button below. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING 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…

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