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Council Highlights – July 30, 2020

County Council Highlights from the July 30, 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 YouTube…

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Thank You to Residents

Athabasca County thanks all of our residents for your patience while we work to repair road infrastructure during a challenging time. Your help in identifying trouble areas is appreciated! Many of our culverts, roads, and bridges have sustained significant damage due to rain and flood conditions. We want you to know we have put in…

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Meeting Notice – Municipal Planning Commission

The Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 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, July 28, 2020. Clicking on the link…

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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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Be Wake Smart

Did you know when you disturb the bottom of a lake with wake from your boat it can lead to the growth of blue-green algae? Many lakes in our County have large shallow areas that are less than 10 feet in depth. When in shallow water the wake from your boat’s propeller can disturb the…

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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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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Thursday, June 25, 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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Employment Opportunity

Seasonal Recreational Maintenance Workers – Athabasca County is presently accepting applications for Seasonal Recreation Maintenance Workers for our municipal campgrounds.   We are looking for: Two (2) workers to report to Hope Lake Campground; and, Two (2) workers to report to Forfar Lake Campground. All positions will start on June 29, 2020.   The ideal…

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Meeting Notice – Public Works & ASB

Due to social distancing and physical gathering requirements, the Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Public Works and Ag Services Board Meetings will be held remotely.  Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meetings via the internet.   The Public Works meeting will begin at 9:30 am. VIEW AGENDA   The…

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Road Safety Notice

Athabasca County crews are working to repair road and bridge infrastructure that has experienced damage from the ongoing rainfall. At this time the County is prioritizing areas that present an emerging safety concern and will be working to repair all areas of concern after work in these areas is complete. All residents should exercise extra…

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