Category: Infrastructure Services

Product Testing – Township Road 654

Athabasca County will be applying a test product along one mile of Township Road 654, between Range Road 231 and Range Road 232, on Thursday, August 6, 2020 (weather dependent). The test product is called Gravelock, a compound used on natural soils to improve the workability, density, and strength. Traffic will be allowed though the…

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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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Pipe Installation – Temporary Road Closure

Athabasca County will be installing a new center line pipe that crosses Range Rd 232, 1 mile south of Twp 662 in the afternoon of July 21, 2020. Range Road 232, from Twp 662 to Twp 660, will be temporarily closed to traffic during the installation of the pipe. The work on the road is…

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Meeting Notice – Public Works

Due to social distancing and physical gathering requirements, the Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Public Works Meeting 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   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The…

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Athabasca County Connection Newsletter – July 2020

The July 2020 Athabasca County Resident and Business E-Newsletter is now available for review.  (click on image to view)     In this edition: The County Admin and FCSS offices reopen Campgrounds Update:  bookings being taken at Forfar and Hope Lake Agricultural Disaster Declared by Council Congratulations Message to 2020 Grads 2020 Road Construction Project…

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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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Bridge Maintenance Work – Monday, June 29

PROJECT UPDATE Athabasca County will be concluding bridge maintenance work on Twp Rd 665.5 East of Highway 2 (just south of the Hutterite Brethren of Athabasca). Due to delays experienced with the project, equipment has been rescheduled to conduct final work on the bridge on Monday, June 29th.   The road will be closed for…

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Bridge Maintenance Notice

Athabasca County will be conducting bridge maintenance work on Twp Rd 665.5 East of Highway 2 (just south of the Hutterian Brethren of Athabasca). A contractor will be completing a wing wall repair and bank stabilization on the South East portion of the bridge. Work will begin on Tuesday, June 16th, and is expected to…

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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 Closure Notice – Range Road 205

Athabasca County’s Infrastructure Services Department continues to evaluate damage from recent rainfall and as a result Range Road 205 has been closed due to a severe washout.   Access for Residents Local traffic along Range Road 205 can still access their properties from either side of the flooded area but should not drive, or walk…

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