Meeting Notice – County Council

The Tuesday, September 13, 2022, Regular County Council meeting will be held in Council Chambers. Members of the public can watch a live stream of the meeting via our YouTube Channel. You can view the agenda by clicking below. VIEW AGENDA   MEETING DETAILS The meeting will begin shortly before 9:30 am, MDT, on Tuesday,…

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CN Railway Crossing – Reroute Athabasca County

Athabasca County has been informed CN Rail will be completing the removal and replacement of rail and track ties on the railway crossing Hwy 55 on Thursday, September 22, 2022. Closure of that area of the highway is expected for the duration of the day. During the project, there will be no access to thru…

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Meeting Notice – Policy Review Committee

The Wednesday, September 14, 2022, Policy Review Committee Meeting will be held in Council Chambers. You can view the agenda by clicking below. VIEW AGENDA

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Development Permit Approvals

Permit Approvals for the week of September 7, 2022   Permitted Use: D22-132 24′ x 38′ (14′ high) detached garage P1424656; B3; L4 within SE 8-65-18 W4 (Div. 3) Decision Date: September 6, 2022 D22-134 22′ x 76′ 2014 manufactured home with 11′ 10″ x 47′ deck NW 26-66-19 W4 (Div. 7) Decision Date: September…

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Notice of Special Meeting

Notice of Special Meeting of County Council Called under authority of Section 194 of the Municipal Government Act I, Brian Hall, Reeve of Athabasca County hereby give notice of a Special Meeting of Council to be held in Council Chambers on September 6, 2022, commencing at 3:00 p.m. to discuss and act upon the following…

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Guardrail Replacement

The guardrails along RR 232B & TWP RD 633B, just off HWY 2 to Perryvale, are scheduled to be replaced beginning Wednesday, September 7th. Motorists can expect traffic control and delays along this route while the work is underway. The contractor expects this work to be completed by the week’s end of September 11th. Please…

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Labour Day Office Closure

All Athabasca County offices, including Public Works and Family and Community Support Services, will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2022, for Labour Day. The After Hours Emergency Line 780-689-9000 will be in operation on September 5, 2022, for concerns related to municipal water and sewer services. Be safe and enjoy the long weekend!  

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Fire Advisory in Effect

Effective Thursday, August 18, 2022, Athabasca County has issued a Fire Advisory for the area of the County outside of the Forest Protection Area. The Fire Advisory allows for the use of burn barrels along with cooking and warming fires.  The issuance of new fire permits will be restricted to essential burning only. Residents and…

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County Receives Government Grant for Bridge Culvert Replacement

The Government of Alberta will be funding 75 per cent of the cost for the replacement of a County bridge culvert thanks to the Strategic Transportation Infrastructure Program (STIP) grant, which supports municipalities in rehabilitating or maintaining critical infrastructure to increase opportunities for economic development, enhance safety, and improve mobility. Late last year County administration…

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Development Permit Approvals

Permit Approvals for the week of August 24, 2022   Permitted Use: D22-123 Addition to existing mobile home: 26′ x 12′ 6″ (25′ high) with 14′ x 26′ deck (hot tub) 18′ x 12′ 6″ with 8′ x 12′ 6″ covered deck 26′ x 12′ 6″ with 6′ x 26′ deck with stairs 16′ x…

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