NOTICE – Smoke Advisory for pipeline extension project

A Fire Permit has been issued for the Enbridge Woodland Pipeline Extension project. This is a large project that runs from the Ellscott area, north to Grassland. Burning will be taking place starting today (January 31, 2014) and will continue through to the end of February. Piles will be burning along the project boundaries from […]

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NOTICE – New Home Buyer Protection Act

On February 1, 2014 the New Home Buyer Protection Act will be enacted by the Government of Alberta making new home warranties a requirement of developments right across the province. The Act helps to ensure high building standards are met by contractors and private builders constructing homes in Alberta. Showing proof of the warrant is […]

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NOTICE – Athabasca County Surplus Sale

Athabasca County is offering the following surplus items for sale by Sealed Bids: Item #1 – Round Table Item #2 – Lateral Filing Cabinet Item #3 – Reception Desk (U-Shaped) Item #4 – Bookcase Item #8 – Small Computer Desk ( no hutch) Item #9 – Round Table & Chairs Item #10 – Metal Desk […]

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NEWS – Farm Women’s Conference Speaker Profiles

Get Your Tickets Now for the Event Each year, Athabasca County and the Ag Services Board is proud to present the Farm Women’s Conference, an event dedicated to celebrating the contribution women bring to farming. The event takes place February 6, 2014 at the Grassland Community Centre. Event Speakers and Entertainment Leona Dargis – Fly Higher […]

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2014 Community Assistance Grant

The Athabasca County Recreation Board is supportive of community organizations wishing to develop or improve public serving recreation facilities. In support of these developments Athabasca County Recreation Board has established guidelines for assistance it may provide.  About the Grant: 1. Assistance may be provided to community organizations within the region served by the Athabasca County Recreation Department. 2. Assistance […]

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NOTICE – Development Permit Approvals

Applications for Development Permits have been Approved With Conditions as follows: Permit No. 2013-D0251 Zoning: Rural Use District Location: S E 6-64-19 W4 Type: 50 Unit Recreational Vehicle Trailer Park Permit No. 2013-D0254 Zoning: Agricultural Use District Location: N E 17-67-17 W4 Type: 60 m Communications Tower Any person affected by these decisions may appeal […]

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NOTICE – Stick-it to your car

The County’s Peace Officer reminds vehicle owners to take the time to place their renewal sticker on their license plate as soon as possible after getting it from registries. Recently the number of vehicles found by our Officer displaying expired plates has increased greatly. In most cases the driver or registered owner has had the […]

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NOTICE – Hamlet Parking Bylaw 4-2003

This Bylaw prohibits parking of any vehicle with more than two axles (with the exception of a recreation vehicle or motor home) on roadways and/or private lands within any Hamlet Residential District in Athabasca County. Please make alternate arrangements for parking of vehicles that fit the above category. Thank you for your cooperation. If you have questions about Bylaw 4-2003 please […]

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