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Development Permit Approvals

For the week of August 7, 2019   Permitted Use: D19-092 30’ x 40’ (14’ high) detached garage NW 3-66-20-W4 (Division 5) Decision Date: August 7, 2019   Anyone claiming to be affected by the approval may submit an appeal within 21 days from the date of decision. The appeal must be in writing, with…

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Development Permit Approvals

For the week of July 31, 2019… Permitted Use:  D19-082 24’ x 26’ (15’ high) detached garage P0620073; B8; L2 NE 20-65-17-W4 (Division 3) Decision Date: July 25, 2019 D19-083 14’ x 44’ manufactured home SW 30-64-24-W4 (Division 4) Decision Date: July 26, 2019 D19-089 29’ x 30’ (16’ high) barn P1123120; B1; L2 SW…

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County Conversation – July 2, 2019

Receive County notices on your mobile phone 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 a new communication tool being used by the County to connect with residents about services and…

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Sign-Up for Mobile County Notifications

Athabasca County is offering a new messaging service for all those interested in receiving municipal notices using the Voyent Alert! System. Messages can be sent to you via Mobile App, text message, email, or text to land line. Choose the method you wish to receive a notification and once in the system you can choose…

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Development Permit Approvals

For the week of June 26, 2019 .  .  .  .   Permitted Use: D19-045 12 ’x 60’ trailer, 12’ x 24’ shed, 12’ x 21’ gazebo – as built P1122470; B1; L2 – NW 24-63-23-W4 (Division 1) Decision Date: June 24, 2019 D19-067 1152 sq. ft. 1982 mobile home SW 30-63-23-W4 (Division 1) Decision…

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Feasibility Study presented – Old Brick School

Athabasca County and the Town of Athabasca Councils were presented the Old Brick School Feasibility Study at a Special County Council meeting held on Monday, June 17, 2019. Presenting the study was Manasc Isaac Architects who have been working to evaluate the building and gather public and stakeholder input to recommend future use options for…

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Development Permit Approvals

Week of April 10, 2019 Permitted Use: D19-013 3420 sq. ft. shop & 2 deck additions to residence P1222905; B1; L4  ENW 32-65-21-W4 (Division 5) Decision Date: April 9, 2019 Anyone claiming to be affected by the approval may submit an appeal within 21 days from the date of decision. The appeal must be in…

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Election 2019: Don’t forget rural transportation funding

The following letter has been sent to all candidates running in the Athabasca-Barrhead-Westlock constituency.                                                   Dear Candidates: Rural Municipalities in Alberta are facing ever increasing challenges when it comes to maintaining transportation…

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Road Weight Restrictions Spring 2019

ORDER BY ATHABASCA COUNTY ORDER NO. 01/2019  Defining Maximum Allowable Weights Permitted on Certain Municipal Roads PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY granted under the provisions of the Highway Traffic Act and By-Law 009-2018, the County Council orders that effective:  8:00 a.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019   PERCENTAGE AXLE WEIGHTS FOR ROADWAYS ARE: RGE RD 173.3…

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2019 Campsite Bookings

Athabasca County opens our campgrounds to bookings each year on March 1st. This year this opening date coincides with a Professional Development Day for our staff and our offices are closed for the day. RESERVE BY PHONE – If you wish to make your campsite booking for Forfar or Hope Lake Campgrounds on March 1st,…

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