Category: Infrastructure Services

Meeting Notice – Public Works

The Tuesday, April 20, 2021, Public Works meeting will be held remotely.  Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet.   The Public Works meeting will begin at 9:30 am. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30 am,…

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Public Hearing – Bylaw 006-2021

Athabasca County is considering granting a Road Allowance License Agreement to provide permission to temporarily occupy and use the undeveloped road allowance described as follows: Between S ½ 6-66-24 W4M & N ½ 31-65-24 W4M   The general location of the road allowance is marked by an “X” on the map below.   VIEW PROPOSED…

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Cost Shared Dust Control Program

Each year County Council approves a Cost-Shared Dust Control Program for properties adjacent to graveled County roads. Residents may apply to have a spot treatment of dust suppressant applied on the County road in front of their residence approximately 200 meters in length. Fees to participate The 2021 fee to participate in the program is $367.50 ($350…

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Road Bans Now in Effect

As of 4:00 pm on Monday, March 29, 2021, reduced percentage axle weights for roads are in effect. To protect the condition of municipal roads during spring conditions, Athabasca County puts in place road weight restrictions (road bans) which limits the overall axle weight of vehicles and equipment on roads. Provisions granted to Athabasca County…

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Public Notice – Road Plan Closure

The Council of Athabasca County intends to pass a Resolution in accordance with Section 24 of the Municipal Government Act, Chapter M26, RSA 2000. Being a Resolution to close the following described road plan to public travel for the purpose of returning unnecessary lands to the existing configuration, subject to rights of access granted by…

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Meeting Notice – Public Works

The Tuesday, February 16, 2021, Public Works meeting will be held remotely.  Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet.   The Public Works meeting will begin at 9:30 am. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30 am,…

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Seasonal Employment Opportunities

Athabasca County has a variety of seasonal/summer positions requiring skilled and semi-skilled workers for various departments. The terms of the positions, dependent of weather, will be from May to October 2021. (Timelines and Dates will be adjusted to accommodate Post-Secondary Education Students – May to August 2021)   POSITIONS AVAILABLE – Labourer III/Light Equipment Operators…

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Office Closure – Family Day

Just a reminder that our offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2021, for the Family Day holiday. This includes Administration, the Public Works Shop, and Family & Community Support Services. Please be safe and enjoy the weekend!

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Public Hearings – Road License Agreements

Athabasca County is considering granting Road Allowance License Agreements to provide permission to temporarily occupy and use the farmland access roads and undeveloped road allowance described as follows:   Bylaw 002-2021 (Division 6) Range Road 201 between SE 2-69-20 W4M & SW 1-69-20 W4M Township Road 690.5 between N ½ 2-69-20 W4M & S ½…

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Emergency Repair (UPDATE) – Water Transmission Line

UPDATE: The water transmission line has been repaired and is back to normal operations. Thank you for your understanding and patience while this work took place!   – Original Post – The Aspen Regional Water Services Commission (ARWSC) will be repairing a leak along the main water transmission line between Colinton and Boyle. The repair…

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