Category: Infrastructure Services

Water Distribution Repairs – Colinton

The residents of Colinton will be experiencing intermittent water shut-offs over the next five days. Work is being done to repair some minor leaks to the water distribution system in the hamlet prior to paving. This will necessitate digging up the roadway where the leaks are present, repairing them, replacing the fill material and preparing…

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County Legal Matter Concluded – Statement

Athabasca County attended Provincial court in Athabasca on June 10, 2019, to answer to six charges that were laid against it under The Canada Wildlife Act following a 2017 construction project. Athabasca County entered a guilty plea to one count of carrying on a commercial or industrial activity and was fined $300,000. All remaining charges…

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Repair Notice (Colinton Truck Fill)

Repairs to account holder payment system underway       Please note that the truck fill is only operation by coin payment (loonies and toonies accepted). All account holders please remember this before making a trip to the truck fill station for water.   Repairs are anticipated to be completed in approximately 24 hours. Our apologies…

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Caslan/Golden Nodding Improvements Begin This Week

PAVING WORK BEGINS ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2019                      CASLAN – Paving crews will begin work to make improvements in the Hamlet of Caslan this week. Work will take place from the intersection by the store (50th Street) continuing just past the Fire Hall along Range…

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Surplus Equipment – For Sale by Tender

Athabasca County is offering the following items for Sale by Tender: #324 – 2013 Hyundai HL770-9A Loader (Approx 4,406 hrs) Serial No. HHKHLK04VD0000031 #330 – 2009 Kubota F3080 diesel lawnmower, 72” front mounted deck (Approx. 1,980 hrs) Serial No. 10242 #422 – 2007 Chevrolet 1500 Regular Cab, 2 WD (Approx 212,000 km) Serial No. 1GCEC14007Z558496…

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County Conversation – May 22, 2019

The Colinton Street and Sidewalk Renewal Project is underway!          The Athabasca County Conversation is a bi-weekly radio update that airs on BOOM 94.1. If you missed it on the radio you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about work taking place in the Hamlet of Colinton to resurface…

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Colinton Truck Fill – Notice of Repair

The Colinton Water Fill Station is experiencing an intermittent issue and a scheduled repair is schedule to take place on the afternoon of Monday, May 27, 2019.   If you enter your code and don’t receive water please wait 10 to 20 minutes for the system to recover. Enter your code again and the system…

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Invitation to Tender – Ward Lake Road & Sawdy West Road Construction

Sealed Tenders will be received up to 10:00 a.m. local time, Thursday, June 6, 2019, for the following work:   Schedule “A” – Ward Lake Road (Twp. Rd 664) From: Range Road 180.5 To: Range Road 174 (9.825 km)   Schedule “B” – Sawdy West Road (Twp. Rd. 680) From: Range Road 232 To: Range…

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Colinton Street and Sidewalk Renewal Project

The Colinton Street and Sidewalk Renewal Project is currently underway and will see a lot of activity in the community while needed work takes place. The project will begin with resurfacing of the streets. This will see the milling of the old pavement followed by base repair and new asphalt being laid. The County is…

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Hamlet Street Sweeping Begins This Week

Athabasca County is requesting the assistance of residents and business owners to help us complete a full cleaning of streets in our hamlets. You can do so by ensuring all vehicles are removed from paved streets so we can collect all sand, gravel and debris that has gathered over the winter months. The work will…

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