Development Permit Approvals

Notices for the week of July 17, 2019   Discretionary Use:  D19-078 Rural Industry – trucking company with 4 trucks P0725978; B1; L1 NW 22-66-21-W4 (Division 5) Decision Date: July 10, 2019 D19-077 Change of use – 500 sq. ft. general merchandising liquor store P8721985; B1; L1A NE 36-71-17-W4 (Division 6) Decision Date: July 12,…

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Athabasca County Connection – July 2019

The July edition of the Athabasca County Connection is now available! It features the following stories: a public hearing for proposed Land Use Bylaw and Municipal Development Plan the 2019 Fly-In BBQ which is set to go on July 20th from 11 am to 2 pm the Economic Development Slogan Contest a new municipal notification…

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Development Permit Approvals

Notices for the week of July 10, 2019   Permitted Use: D19-069 9’x12’ shed & 8’x40’ seacan P0729498; B1; L10 NW 32-65-18-W4 (Division 3) Decision Date: July 3, 2019   D19-071 24’x48’ (16’ high) pole shed storage building NW 1-66-22-W4 (Division 5) Decision Date: July 4, 2019   D19-062 8’x12’ deck (30” high) P1921503; B1;…

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Rural Municipalities Association Scholarship

In recognition of the importance of an educated population to the future well-being of rural communities, the Rural Municipalities Association (RMA) established the RMA Scholarship Program in 1995. The program is designed to encourage young rural Albertans to pursue further education, and make meaningful contributions to their communities in subsequent years. Through the Scholarship Program,…

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Ward Lake Road – construction begins this week

Work is set to begin on upgrading the Ward Lake Road (Twp. Rd 664), from Range Road 180.5 to Range Road 174, a distance of 6 miles. The road is being upgraded to a higher standard and will see significant heavy equipment activity beginning this week. Work is anticipated to continue until August 31 weather…

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Fire Advisory Lifted

Please be advised that effective July 4, 2019 Athabasca County has updated its FIRE STATUS: Athabasca County has lifted the FIRE ADVISORY for the area of the County outside of the Forest Protection Area. Safe campfires are now allowed in all campgrounds and random camping areas. Any burning other than campfires requires a fire permit….

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Summer Program for School Aged Children

Athabasca County Family & Community Support Services is offering a new summer program for school aged children. The program is free, promotes fun and positive activities. Join in the fun!   Intellectual Wellness  – July 10 | 1-3 pm Explore the world with hobbies and interests Athabasca Library Emotional Wellness – July 17  | 3-4…

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Development Permit Approvals

Approvals for the week of July 3, 2019                                Permitted Use:   D19-068 1388 sq. ft. single family dwelling P1124427; B1; L1 NE 30-65-22-W4 (Division 4) Decision Date: June 26, 2019   D19-065 18’x35’ (16’ high) screen room/outdoor kitchen & 13’x24’…

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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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