NOTICE – Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) is moving

FCSS will open at its new location in January The FCSS Office, currently located in the Old Brick School in Athabasca is closed to allow the staff to move the office to its new location. Due to the amount of material being moved from one location to the other, physical access to both offices will […]

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NOTICE – County Office Holiday Hours

The County Administration Office will be closed on the following days: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 Thursday, December 26, 2013 Friday, December 27, 2013 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 On behalf of County Council and Employees we wish all County residents a Happy and Safe Holiday Season!  

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NEWS – Athabasca County Connection Newsletter – December 2013

The final newsletter for 2013 is now available online for County residents to read. The newsletter contains the following: a Christmas message from the Reeve a story about a World Town Planning Day workshop recently hosted by the County a program that assists Community Halls how agricultural producers can deal with Problem Wildlife seasonal campsite […]

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Athabasca County Conversation – Dec. 11

The Athabasca County Conversation is a bi-weekly radio update that airs 94.1 The River. If you missed it on the radio you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about speed limits and safety on County roads, as well as some upcoming deadlines for the 2013 Farm Woman of the Year Awards and […]

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NOTICE – Development Permit Requirements

Most types of building projects will require a development permit to be obtained from Athabasca County. It is important to consider Development Permit requirements during the planning stage of your project. The County Land-Use Bylaw sets out rules about the size, type, and location of structures on land within the County. The purpose of these rules is to […]

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NOTICE – Speed Limits on County Roads

According to Provincial Law, unless otherwise posted, the speed limit on all County roads is 80 km/hour. Please drive to road conditions, slow down for workers and equipment and respect the traffic laws. We want everyone to arrive at their destination safely.

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NOTICE – Residential Driveway Snowplowing

Athabasca County’s Residential Driveway Snowplowing Program aims to assist residents clear snow during winter but sometimes there are obstacles in the way to allow for this work to take place. Grader Operators are authorized to refuse to plow a residential driveway if the operator determines that it would be hazardous or difficult to plow at […]

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NEWS – Winter and holiday pet safety tips

December 4, 2013 – With the cold weather here and the holiday season approaching, Athabasca County’s Community Peace Officer reminds residents of some pet safety tips at this time of year. DO Make sure they have adequate shelter if left outdoors and are not left outside for long periods if they are normally indoor pets. Frost bite and […]

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NEWS – Athabasca County Conversation – December 11, 2013

The Athabasca County Conversation is a bi-weekly radio update that airs 94.1 The River. If you missed it on the radio you can listen to it here. This week’s segment talks about the 2013 Farm Woman of the Year Awards. Don’t forget to tune into 94.1 The River on December 11, 2013 for the next […]

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