Development Permit Approvals

Approvals for the week of September 23, 2020   Permitted Use: D20-123 Change of use for a 20′ x 24′ shed to seasonal cabin (2nd residence), 27′ x 30′ barn, 10′ x 12′ shed, 16′ x 24′ shed, 25′ x 30′ garage with 14′ x 30′ (11′ high) lean-to roof (all as-built except lean-to) SW…

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Meeting Notice – County Council

The Thursday, September 24, 2020 Regular Council Meeting will be held remotely. You can view the agenda by clicking on the button below. VIEW AGENDA   DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING Members of the public are welcome to watch a live stream of the meeting via the internet. The live stream will begin shortly before 9:30…

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Meeting Notice – Agricultural Service Board

The Wednesday, September 23, 2020, Agricultural Service Board Meeting will be held remotely. Members of the public are welcome to watch a livestream of the meeting via the internet. VIEW AGENDA DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The livestream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. Clicking on the link below will…

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Road Construction & Closure – TWP 704

Athabasca County has engaged a contractor to conduct repair work on Township Road 704, west of Highway 63, where a washout occurred earlier in the season due to significant rainfall. This requires the road to remain closed, as shown below, to allow the work to be carried out. The project is expected to be complete…

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UPDATED Road Construction – Township Road 680 (Sawdy Road)

PROJECT UPDATE After careful consideration and discussion, it has been decided to delay construction of Sawdy Road until the spring of 2021. The decision was made to avoid poor driving conditions in spring and in recognition of the short construction season remaining in 2020.  The project will be prioritized by the contractors with the start…

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Small Business Webinar

The perfect work/life balance… is it actually achievable or just some entrepreneurial myth that always seems beyond your reach? While a healthy balance is challenging it is imperative that you work at it if you want to succeed in business and in your personal life. Join Dwayne Holland as he shares from his own experiences…

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Meeting Notice – Municipal Planning Commission

The Tuesday, September 22, 2020, Municipal Planning Commission Meeting will be held remotely. Members of the public are welcome to watch a livestream of the meeting via the internet. VIEW AGENDA DETAILS OF REMOTE MEETING The livestream will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. Clicking on the link below will…

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Announcement – Farm Women’s Conference & Awards

2021 Event Cancellation – It is with much regret that we announce the cancellation of the 2021 Farm Women’s Conference & Awards. The Agriculture Services Board made the decision with the uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, guidelines in place that limit attendance, and the safety of the Farm Women’s Awards Committee and those attending the function…

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Development Permit Approvals

Approvals for the week of September 16, 2020   Permitted Use: D20-121 24’ x 30’ x (16’ high walls) shop SW 22-65-22-W4 (Division 2) Decision Date:  September 15, 2020   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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Code of Conduct Complaint Reviewed by Council

Athabasca County Council discussed a formal Code of Conduct complaint filed against Reeve Larry Armfelt after comments made at the August 25, 2020, Municipal Planning Commission meeting. Following deliberation on the matter at the September 15, 2020, Public Works Meeting, a recorded vote took place and the following motion was unanimously adopted by Council: “Council…

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